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RE: What all consulting related jobs are available for Petroleum Engineers?

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Rahul Shinde
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Despite the fact that petroleum engineering is an attractive and high paying career option, not much information is available on it. Typically, a petroleum engineering graduate is given the job to discover natural sources of oil and examine the same. Similarly, developing the latest machines and equipments which can be used in the extraction and processing of oil is part of the job of a petroleum engineer. Petroleum engineers have global career and are hied by global oil companies.

The Petroleum Engineering is divided into 2 parts:
1. Upstream Sector:
Consists of activities like exploration, production and exploitation of oil and natural gases. After gaining a qualification in petroleum engineering, the engineers work in the exploration and production activities of petroleum and other related products. Using the latest drilling technology and geophysics for the exploration of oil reservoirs, they exploit the same for maximum output.

2. Downstream Sector:
Consist activities such as the refining, marketing and distributing of petroleum products. Production is not the only work carried out in a petroleum company and the job or petroleum engineer does not get over as the oil is produced, rather, it starts at this stage. Refining process is crucial for and oil product as then only it can b used. Marketing and distributing department may require a petroleum engineer to have some management degrees.

Non Technical (Consulting Related) Job Areas:
Following are the few of the consulting related job areas:

1. Contracting and Procurement:
Offers variety of excellent opportunities for career development both in the procurement function and in the industry.

2. Finance:
Offers you more than just a job - it wants you to flourish with us and develop your career

3. Human Resources:
HR jobs are crucial to optimize business because they manage one of key asset: our people. Offered across a broad range of business activities, hr careers offers excellent development opportunities as well as an exciting, global work environment.

4. IT:
IT jobs are global, at the forefront of innovative IT and offer excellent development opportunities

5. Legal:
From general counsel jobs to specialist work, careers in the legal department ranks among some of the most rewarding in-house legal jobs in the corporate space.

6. Maritime:
Exciting maritime job and career opportunities are available onshore and with the fleet.

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