CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN THE NATURAL GAS AND OIL INDUSTRY

| November 30, 2017

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The natural gas and oil industry already is and will continue to be a major source of job opportunities. In fact, the industry currently supports more than 10.3 million U.S. jobs, and an IHS report projects 1.9 million direct job opportunities will be available through 2035. Nearly one million of those jobs can be characterized as semi-skilled and skilled craft trades positions. This means that there is a vast opportunity for the industry to attract, retain, and develop lifelong careers for individuals. From attorneys to welders to architects, truck drivers, and accountants, natural gas and oil industry jobs include a wide range of both blue and white collar jobs at every education level.

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