Descriptions of Some of the Jobs Available in the Oil Fields

Below we’ve have listed some of the jobs available and job descriptions in the oil and gas industry so you can see the variety of employment opportunities that exist. There are dozens more in The Oil and Gas Jobs Resource Kit.  Check it out and begin an exciting new career.


Assistant Cook or 2nd cook assists the Lead Cook in preparing meals for crews, needs to enjoy cooking and have a desire to move into lead cook’s position .
Driver responsible for the transportation to and from the oil rig camp of supplies and equipment, must be able to drive on unpaved roads in all kinds of weather.
Driver’s Assistant helps load and unload trucks, provides breaks to the truckers while on the road, cleans and maintains the truck . (also called Swampers)
Electrician’s Helper assists… Continue reading