Chemists in the oil and gas industry can work in a variety of roles within operators, specialist chemical companies, well services companies, consultancies, etc, working both onshore and offshore. The use of chemicals and the application of chemistry are essential to the industry. They enhance production performance, prevent corrosion and support exploration activities. The continuous development of new chemical products is also an essential part of the oil and gas industry’s future.
The nature of the work done by chemists depends on the sort of company they work in and may include:
You must have a degree in chemistry, physical sciences or another relevant science discipline.
Employers may look for experience of working as a production/process/analytical chemist. Holding the basic offshore induction and emergency training (BOSIET). Offshore medical certificate is also desirable.
CONTRACTS CONSULTANCY LTD
Tel: +44 (0) 208 333 4141
162-164 Upper Richmond Road,
London, SW15 2SL, UK
Oil & Gas Recruitment, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia
CCL CONTRACTS CONSULTANCY INC
Tel: +1 (0) 713 425 6304
11200 Richmond, Suite 430,
Houston, Texas 77082, USA
Energy Staffing Agency, North America, South America, Oceania