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About Oil and Gas
Houston is the U.S. energy headquarters and a world center for virtually every segment of the oil and gas industry including exploration, production, transmission, marketing, supply and technology. Oil and natural gas supply more than 60% of our nation’s energy — fueling our cars, heating our homes, cooking our food, and helping to generate the electricity that powers our daily lives.
What Are You Up For?
A career in the Oil & Gas industry might be right for you if…
- You are a quick learner and take initiative.
- You are flexible and have a strong work ethic.
- You have great communication skills and function well as part of a team.
- You have strong technical and computer skills.
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