Nicholls petroleum services students are provided with marketable skills that greatly help them in seeking promotions and advancing to managerial positions.
The program works with a host of industry companies, including major oil companies, which actively recruit graduates through on-campus interviews. The bachelor’s degree program courses and work experience prepares students for middle- to upper-level management positions. Petroleum services graduates are employed by drilling contractors, service companies and major oil and gas companies. Starting annual salaries range from $30,000 to $60,000+.
Examples of jobs held by current and former students are as follows:
|PSBS||Lease Operator||Wood Group PSN|
|PSBS||Production Superintendent||El Paso Gas Company|
|PSBS||Production Tech||Valero Refinery|
|PSBS, PSAS||Wire Line Operator||Halliburton|
|PSBS, PSAS||Drilling Representative||Exxon Mobil|
|PSBS, PSAS||Drilling Representative||Chevron|
|PSBS, PSAS||Lease Operator||Chevron|
|PSAS||Production Operator A||Hill Oil Corporation|
|PSAS||Production Operator A||Chevron|
|PSAS||Port Captain||Montco Boat Company|
|PSAS||Lease Operator||Danos & Curole|
|PSBS||HSE Consultant||Safety Management Systems|
Visit the Nicholls Career Services web site to get job search tips and post your resume online.