There are so many career opportunities in the petroleum industry. Here is a sample of the career paths, and the skills you'll need to be successful:
Starting a career in oil and gas requires basic graduate certificates or technical certificates for the technician line.
Is it the right job for me?
This will be the right job if you have skills in technical fields and other specialized lines. You could fit into the technical, Commercial , Engineering, or Finance aspects of the industry. Most job position requires working in locations on the field. You must love travel and risks to fit into this sector.
In Nigeria the job prospects is very high even boosted by the local content law operating in the industry. Skill is very important in this sector. Lack of specialised skills to fit into the sector, probably account for why less than 30% of people employed in the sector are foreigners.