Gas & Oil Service Technician

 gasoil1 Opportunities:

  • Employment in trade or trade related occupations
  • Associate Degree – Tech Prep
    • Pennsylvania College of Technology

Program Description:

Natural gas drilling supports 300,000 jobs in Pennsylvania. This is a program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to set up, maintain, repair, and operate well drilling equipment; locate, drill, construct, and develop gas, water and oil wells; and test and monitor wells to ensure adequate flow. Instruction also includes application to home, business and industrial uses. This program is designed to fill the increasing gap between industry and skilled laborers in the gas and oil industry and provide students the opportunity for family sustaining wages with room for advancement.

 gasoil2 Career Possibilities:

  • Derrick Hand
  • Driller
  • Roustabout
  • Truck Driver
  • Equipment Operator
  • Field Engineer