How to get a job in the Oil & Gas Industry in Nigeria?
|June 21, 2013||Posted by Vishal under Nigeria TWP Visa||
There are several steps involved in getting an oil and gas industry job in Nigeria. The first step is to make sure that your resume is updated. Therefore, you are going to need to add all of your recent job history along with your skills. This means that you will need to present all of your qualifications as an exceptional employee when you are applying for oil and gas jobs inside of Nigeria. You will need to print out several copies of your resume to take with you. Plus the updated version on your resume is going to need to be on your computer so that you can send out your resume when you need to for a job application.
The second step in getting an oil and gas industry job in Nigeria is to search online. This is the best way that you are going to be able to find the jobs that you are looking for. Most of the time, these jobs are going to be found on the Nigeria Galleria website. But you can also find some of these jobs at the Careers Nigeria website. You can find some jobs on the Nigeria.com and chat with other Nigerians about the industry.
The third step in getting an oil and gas industry job in Nigeria is to look for some of the oil and gas jobs that might be listed on the international sites. One of the most common sites is going to be the Info Oil and Oil Career sites. There are going to be a variety of different oil industry jobs from around the world inside of Africa and even overseas.
The fourth step in getting an oil and gas industry job in Nigeria is to make sure that you talk with family members, friends, and other acquaintances. This is going to be especially true if these people are currently working in this industry. This will allow you to figure out exactly what sector that this person is working in. You can also ask this person if they have any contacts that you might be able to call about some oil and gas jobs in Nigeria. Most of the time, when you are applying for any type of job, is going to be based on the people that you know. The more people that you know in the industry, the better off you are going to be as far as getting a job in the oil and gas industry.
The fifth step in getting an oil and gas industry job in Nigeria is to make sure that you are qualified for the oil and gas jobs that you are going to be applying for. This means that you are going to need to trained in this industry. Make sure that you have included your resume in the process when you are applying for a job in this industry. You will also need to follow up with the person that you first spoke to about the job opening. This is the best way to let the people know that you are still interested in the job.
The sixth step in getting an oil and gas industry job in Nigeria is to apply for a Nigerian TWP visa. This is going to be a temporary work permit that is going to apply you to work in Nigeria. If you are currently living in the United States but you want to work in Nigeria, then you will need this Nigerian TWP visa. But it is very important to remember that the Nigerian TWP visa will last you 180 days.
This post was written byVishal Mavadia, Business Director Visa Services London