Today, the oil companies are in search of trained and experienced workers, who can utilize their experience to streamline the process. The downstream segment of the Oil & Gas Industry is where the petroleum meets the end consumers. It involves overall management of the way the resources (extracted in the midstream activities) are moved to the areas where they are required. This process completely depends upon proper coordination of the supply chain for increased efficiency and profitability. Downstream sector provides the thousands of products we use in our everyday lives and there are about 3,000 products made from petroleum.
Logistic support and effective distribution forms the back bone of the marketing segment. It involves seamless integration of information, transportation, inventory, warehousing, material handling and packaging. A company can significantly reduce the time of delivery and increase profitability through proper supply chain management. The down stream sector of the industry is responsible for a considerable portion of industry's' profits every year. Gas distribution utilities, oil product wholesalers, service stations and petrochemical companies form an important part of the downstream sector.
Today, the oil companies are in search of trained and experienced workers, who can utilize thier experience to streamline the process. They provide various opportunity to the deserving candidates for several types of jobs including entry-level positions as well as degreed positions.
Some of the key job profiles in the Downstream Sector of the Oil & Gas Industry are as follows: