Extraction and Energy Production

Prospects Profile: Drilling Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Energy Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Minerals Surveyor

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Mining Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Petroleum Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Quarry Manager

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

My Oil and Gas Career

Find out about career opportunities in the Oil & Gas industry. This website contains video case studies and a tool to match your skills to specific roles. There is also a useful section called "Ask a Professional" where you can submit a question to a panel of industry experts.

Green Jobs

Search for the latest environmental and renewable energy opportunities in a range of sectors, including agriculture, conservation, forestry, engineering and sustainability.

Energy Careers (Energy Institute)

Profiles of careers in the Energy sector as well as details of accredited postgraduate courses and internship opportunities.

Rigzone

Recruitment website for the oil industry with jobs in the UK and world-wide.

Oil and Gas UK

Representative organisation for UK offshore oil & gas industry. The website has information on the latest issues affecting the industry as well as events and a student section which describes the development of oil and gas from formation to extraction.

Pegasus Oil, Gas and Renewable Energy Directory

Search for companies working in the energy industry in the UK and world-wide.

Survivex - training courses for working in the Oil and Gas industry

Offers accredited training courses for work in Health & Safety and offshore, including NEBOSH (for occupational health and safety) and offshore survival training.

Society for Underwater Technology

Contains details of postgrad courses & funding opportunities as well as job profiles.

Institute of Quarrying

Details of approved courses and useful FAQs section for finding out about the industry.

Environment Jobs

Worldwide job site with vacancies in environmental conservation, management and renewable energy at all levels of experience.

International Marine Contractors Association

IMCA is the international trade association representing offshore, marine and underwater engineering companies. The Careers section of the website provides information on different roles as well as case studies and recruitment links.

Lowcarbon.com

Specialist job search website for careers in Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Carbon and Climate sectors.

Gemmological Association

The world's longest established provider of gem and jewellery education. Their website provides details of the training courses and qualifications they offer.

Energy and Utilities Sector labour market report

Detailed labour market information for the Energy sector.

Cogent: Skills for Science Based Industries

Detailed labour market information for Science-based industries.

Subsea UK - Learning Resources

Find out more about the industry, some of the people who work within it, some training and development options and the opportunities for you.

Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)

Contains a useful directory of employers. There is also a section of the site dedicated to students in Aberdeen with details of forthcoming events and funding for further study.

Telegraph Careers in Renewable Energy

Contains articles which explore career options in Renewable Energy.

Telegraph Careers in Oil and Gas

Contains articles which explore different career options in the Oil and Gas industry.

Mining-technology

Website for the mining industry with profiles of career roles and latest vacancies.

Offshore Europe Conference and Exhibition

Conference for the offshore industry, held every second year in Aberdeen.

Energy Web

Portal which supplies information on the Energy Sector such as Oil, Petrochemicals, Renewables and Energy Conservation. Includes a jargon buster, company directory, news & events.

Cogent Skills - Sector Skills Council

Sector Skills Council for the chemical, nuclear, oil & gas extraction, petroleum and polymer industries. Their website contains career profiles, case studies and information on courses and qualifications.

Scottish Renewables

Explore career options in the Renewables industry with the Get Into Renewables brochure. It is available for download following the link below or you can pick-up a free copy in the Careers Service. Also, if you are looking for a placement, the website allows you to post a description of your abilities and placement aspirations for employers to view. You can also find employer contact details in the Membership Directory.

Copies of this item are available to take away from the Careers Service on the second floor of the Hub.

Offshore Engineer - e-magazine

Keep up-to-date with the latest news in the offshore industry. To access the magazine, click on the link below and then on the Latest Issue link from the top-right of the Offshore Engineer homepage.

Oilgrads

This website contains details of current graduate opportunities in the oil and gas industry across the globe. You can also read case studies of people working in the sector.

Platform - Oil, Gas and Renewable Technology Review

An oil & gas technology review, published monthly with a specific listing for news in the Aberdeen area.

TalentScotland

If you are interested in careers in science, financial services, engineering, software and games, this website allows you to research employers and apply for latest vacancies.

Energyjobline

Search for the latest national and international vacancies in Engineering, Oil & Gas, Renewables and Power & Nuclear.