The Top 3 Oil & Gas Companies Hiring in Texas
According to the Houston Chronicle, Texas added an estimated 3,000 oil and gas jobs in November and December, after shedding more than 100,000 during the industry downturn that began in mid-2014. Jobs in Texas’ oil and gas industry rose at the end of 2016 for the first time in more than two years, another sign that the long-awaited recovery in the state’s energy sector is gaining traction.
So, for those ready to get back to work, where’s the best place to start?
Here’s the top 3 oil & gas companies hiring in Texas.
A Texas oil and gas list wouldn’t be complete without Halliburton. Halliburton serves the upstream oil and gas industry in 80 countries with a complete range of services,and has a major footprint in Texas. Currently, they have 130 positions open in Elmendorf, Houston, Brownfield, Monahans, and more.
Also popular in Texas, Industry Giant Baker Hughes is looking to fill 99 positions. Jobs available pretty much run the gamut, from entry level to experienced, and technology focused to trades. Baker Hughes scores a 4.0 out of 5 on Indeed.com – an impressive number considering they have over 2,000 reviews.
Kiewit is no stranger to Texans, and among the many jobs they have posted across the Country, 66 are presently listed in Texas. Opportunities range from Labor related to technology and admin. Kiewit is also looked upon favorably by their employees, and boasts a 3.9 rating on Indeed.com
Of course, there are hundreds of other companies large and small that are looking for qualified workers. In no particular order:
- Rush Enterprises
- Noble Energy
- Occidental Petroleum
- Apache Corp
- Hess Corporation
All have posted jobs within the last 7 days.