The pros & cons of being a Petroleum Engineer:
1.Job security virtually all drilling engineers find employment after graduation.
2.Petroleum engineers command the highest salaries of all engineers.
3.The job is adventurous and exciting because you get to work outdoors.
4.Many opportunities for advancement with experience, drilling engineers progress into sales, supervisory and managerial positions.
1.The job requires you to move to remote locations or on 0ff-shore drilling rigs without the presence of creature comforts.
2.Degree is difficult to attain unless you have excellent math skills!
3.You may be required to work long hours and could be on-call throughout the day to respond to circumstances that arise on drilling sites.