Infographic: Drilling Deeper Into Careers In The Oil And Gas Industry


Did you know? Canada has about 179 billion barrels of established crude oil reserves, more than any other country in the world except Saudi Arabia, and is the world’s sixth-largest producer of crude oil! That’s a lot of oil.

Over half a million people work in the oil and gas industry today, but that number is expected nearly double in the oil sands alone by 2035 thanks to new investments in production and processing.

Check out our careers in oil and gas infographic below for these stats and more!

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Cassandra Jowett is TalentEgg's Content Manager. She joined the team as a student intern in the summer of 2008, and since then her heart has never really left the Egg Carton. Cassandra is a recent graduate of the Ryerson University School of Journalism, where she earned a Bachelor of Journalism with a focus in writing and editing for newspapers. She has also written and edited for The Globe and Mail, The National Post, t.o.night newspaper and other publications.