Thousands have found their careers in this exciting industry


Newfoundland and Labrador’s oil & gas industry directly employs over 3,000 people. There are thousands more who work with companies which support the industry with products or services. The industry is striving to be diverse and inclusive – reflecting the communities in which it operates.


Where can you find these positions?


Career opportunities exist both offshore and onshore across a wide variety of fields. In fact, approximately 50% of support positions are located onshore.


Manufacturing and fabrication facilities exist throughout the province, while most corporate, engineering and procurement positions are located in the St. John’s area.


What’s happening in the rest of Canada?


The oil & gas industry is active in virtually every Canadian province and territory. If not directly involved in exploration and production, goods and services are supplied and used across the country.


For information on careers and human resource issues within the Canadian petroleum industry, visit the websites outlined in the Other Resources section of this website.