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US Oil Rig Count Drops Below 1000 for First Time Since June 2011

Wall Street Journal - 3 days ago
The U.S. oil-rig count fell by 33 to 986 in the latest week, according to Baker Hughes Inc., dropping below 1,000 for the first time since June 2011. The number of active rigs has declined for 12...

Oil rig on track

Stabroek News - 7 hours ago
ExxonMobil's exploration rig, the Deepwater Cham-pion remains en route to Guyana and the opposition has thrown its firm support behind government which has protested Venezuela's objection to...

Recent Trends In The U.S. Oil Rig Count And Where It Could Be Headed

Forbes - 6 days ago
Baker Hughes reported that the U.S. oil rig count fell by 37 units last week to 1019 units, marking the lowest levels since July 2011, as drillers continued to lay down rigs in response to a...

US Oil Rigs Get Hammered for the 12th Week

Bloomberg - 3 days ago
U.S. oil rigs declined for the 12th straight week despite still-rising levels of production. Drillers idled 33 oil rigs (excluding gas rigs), dropping the number to 986, Baker Hughes reported on...

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Need a little help prepping your resume for a new job? Oil Rig Jobs Guide offers you helpful tips on preparing your resume.

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Do you have all of the addresses that you need to send out multiple resumes? Oil Rig Jobs Guide can help you to find the right place to which to send your resume.

The Oil Rig Jobs Guide offers you some free information about the oil rigs and how they operate as well as the major companies to which you would send a resume and the contact information and emails that you need to know to send those resumes. It gives you the basic criteria for each job and how you’d go about applying for it.

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Oil and gas industry workers in good physical condition, are needed for an industry that is expanding all over the world. Even those with little or no experience can find entry level jobs that pay reasonably well, whether they have a college degree or just a high school diploma.

Painters are just one of the entry level positions needed on every offshore oil rig.

Because of the extreme environments of oil rigs in the North Sea, the Arctic, Nigeria, Angola, Russia, Australia, the Southern Atlantic or even the Gulf of Mexico, offshore oil rigs will always need people to do painting, rig maintenance, safety checks and general laboring jobs. North Sea oil jobs.

Most of these jobs are positions that you can do with very little training. There are some criterion in place such as good overall general health and being a self starter, but you can get an oil rig position without a lot of training. Of course if you choose to do some training, there are a wide range of schools that will offer that training to you which will increase your chances of getting a more lucrative and interesting position on the oil rigs.

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