Career development

A Panel Discussion: Are Traditional Oil and Gas Roles a Thing of the Past?

A panel of distinguished members from the oil and gas industry discuss the changing dynamics of the industry and how young professionals can adapt to grow.

Oilfield professional in front of a rig.
shotbydave/Getty Images/iStockphoto

Oil and Gas is rapidly changing, but the fundamental expertise is still the bedrock of a successful career. Young professionals are now expected to know traditional disciplines and how they fit in with digital, economical, and environmental aspects. If this is the case do traditional oil and gas roles still play a part or does the advent of the Energy Engineer look to replace it? A panel of distinguished members from the industry discusses this and more.



This video was first aired as part of the 2022 Virtual Career Pathways Fair. More videos on career development topics can be found on the SPE Energy Stream.