Now Hiring: Oil Jobs

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
oil field
Shutterstock


Some insider info: week after week, there are two industries in which our readers tend to be most interested. The first, animal jobs, is not very surprising, given the internet's chief purpose as a repository of entertaining cat photos. But the other, oil jobs, is a dependably hot topic for AOL Jobs readers, and today we're dedicating our daily Now Hiring feature to the industry's best open positions of the moment.If you followed our coverage of the North Dakota oil boom earlier this year, you're well aware that these are only a small fraction of the many, many jobs currently available in this industry. In fact, the incredible demand for work transformed the small town of Williston, ND almost overnight. But even those hoping to strike black gold aren't limited to working as a roughneck; there are plenty of technical and managerial jobs to be found here--there are even jobs behind (gasp!) desks.

Click through to check out today's picks for jobs now hiring in the oil industry.

10 PHOTOS
Now Hiring: Oil Jobs
See Gallery
Now Hiring: Oil Jobs

Median salary: $40,000

Description: Prepare accurate tickets, job reports, time sheets, and other administrative forms. Independently operate and perform basic troubleshooting and minor repair of tubular service equipment. Assist in developing job action planning with customer on location. Verify all necessary equipment and supplies are on location and in proper working condition. Conduct pre-job safety meeting. May serve as well site representative when required Rig up and rig down power tongs and power units. Handle all tools and equipment needed in rig derrick.

> Click here to apply

Average salary: $61,000

Description: Test and maintain equipment in the shop and in the field. Provide onsite labor as needed in support of down-hole operations. Perform maintenance and repairs on company owned and rental equipment in the field. Assist in preparing estimates for time, cost, and labor to complete job assignments. Recommend measures to improve methods, performance, and quality. Accurate and thorough completion of job reports on a timely basis. Assist other Field Specialists with duties in the field.

> Click here to apply

Average salary: $66,000

Description: Supervise directional drilling operations on the rig site. Supervises the drilling process so that the desired directional well path and target objectives are achieved. Control well bore paths, figuring survey computations, bit hydraulics, rate of penetration, and bottom home assemblies. Maintain a complete listing of all directional tools and survey equipment on location, and days on location. Assist and advises directional drilling trainees. Assist in the marketing, sales, and promotion of company products. Responsible for rig reporting procedures Maintain thorough knowledge of Drilling Systems products and services.

> Click here to apply

Average salary: $70,000

Description: This position would involve being 100% on location running machinery vital to containing the frac dust while fracing. Must be able to: Be physically able to work an eight or twelve hour shift understanding that the operation is 24/7 so candidates may be on call. Maintain proper vehicle/workplace safety and maintenance. Develops strategies to generate new environmental consulting related business opportunities and service growth within the petroleum, industrial and energy market sectors. Manages client interaction; personnel; and operational profit and loss (P&L). Ensure compliance with all applicable policies and procedures during the execution of environmental project work (Corporate, HR, HSSE, Quality, etc.).

> Click here to apply

Average salary: $84,000

Description: As the Process Safety Engineer you will be a key member of the Risk Management Team within USPL's (US Pipelines & Logistics) Safety and Operations organization, reporting to the Risk Management Team Leader. The team consists of five Process Safety Engineers, and one Integrity Engineer. You will share accountability for delivery of USPL's conformance with BP Engineering Technical Practices for HAZOP (Hazard and Operability Study) and LOPA (Layer of Protection Analysis). Additionally, as the Process Safety Engineer you will lead adhoc risk assessments as related to incident investigations, operational upsets, major projects and/or continuous improvement recommendations. 

> Click here to apply

Average salary: $58,000

Description: TransWood is looking for team drivers for our dedicated runs.  TransWood is a family owned business with 86 years experience hauling products for our customers and providing careers for our drivers.  We have a driver friendly staff at each terminal and a shop for your convenience.  If you are looking for a career with a stable, safe company, we want to talk to you!

> Click here to apply

Average salary: $83,000

Description: A diversified senior process engineering professional with extensive expertise in both refinery/chemical plant process and project design areas, revamp, technical and startup consulting, codes and standards, utilities, steam generation, process and utilities optimization, plot plans and hydrogen management.
Support refinery engineering from the development of FEED packages through detailed design engineering.

> Click here to apply

Average salary: $39,000

Description: Under direct supervision, rigs-up and rigs-down surface and down hole well logging equipment on work locations for the purpose of recording information about sub-surface geologic formations. Rigs-up and rigs-down surface and down-hole well logging equipment including electric, nuclear, sonic, other well logging tools, and pressure control equipment. Operates well logging equipment at job site. Assembles down hole well logging tools (electric, nuclear, sonic, and other well logging tools). Maintains, cleans and performs preventative maintenance on down-hole and surface well logging equipment. Performs pre and post job vehicle and equipment inspections and associated paperwork and/or reports.

> Click here to apply

Salary: $120-140,000

Description: A diversified senior process engineering professional with extensive expertise in both refinery/chemical plant process and project design areas, revamp, technical and startup consulting, codes and standards, utilities, steam generation, process and utilities optimization, plot plans and hydrogen management.
Support refinery engineering from the development of FEED packages through detailed design engineering.

> Click here to apply

Median salary: $60,660

Description: As an Infrastructure Analyst, you will be a vital member of the IT team working in a fast-paced environment to build and deploy workstations as well as troubleshoot and solve work request tickets while actively prioritizing your work load. We are looking for a proactive communicator who can successfully execute on defined processes and policies (i.e., software compliance, asset management tracking, etc.)  At times, you may be asked to complete advanced builds (i.e., non-standard hardware such as tablets and handheld and complex software installs.)

> Click here to apply

of
SEE ALL
BACK TO SLIDE
SHOW CAPTION +
HIDE CAPTION


Salary info via Glassdoor, Indeed, and Salary.com.
Read Full Story

People are Reading