2145 Petroleum engineersPetroleum engineers conduct studies for the exploration, development and extraction of oil and gas deposits; and plan, design, develop and supervise projects for the drilling, completion, testing and re-working of oil and gas wells. They are employed by petroleum producing companies, consulting companies, well logging or testing companies, government, and research and educational institutions.
Example Titlesdrilling engineer, oil and gas
petroleum engineer, completion
production engineer, oil and gas
reservoir engineer, petroleum
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Petroleum engineers perform some or all of the following duties: