Career Infographics

Where will your career path begin?


There are hundreds of careers to be found within the oil & gas industry, so take the time to explore your options. You’re sure to find the one that meets your skills, interests and needs.


It’s common to advance from the ground up


The majority of employees in the global oil & gas industry have worked their way up through the ranks. It is very rare to enter the industry and go straight into a high-level position, regardless of your background. However, training and education will help you get that first entry-level position and advance to the next level sooner.


Sample career paths for the industry


Click on the links below to see some of the key technical occupations available, as well as examples of career paths you could follow as you advance up the career ladder.


Marine Navigation Officers



Marine Engineering Officers

Earth Sciences

Drilling Floor Specialist


Well Services Specialist

Specialty Services

Skilled Trades