The petroleum industry is a growing, global industry with many opportunities for those interested in the geosciences. The types of jobs are diverse and suit any interests and personality types. There are careers to be had in virtually every part of the world--the petroleum industry is a great gateway to foreign countries and exotic locations.
If you're wondering if a career in petroleum geoscience is for you, or if you'd just like more information on what these men and women do in their jobs, check out the links below.
Careers in the Geosciences by AGI
Geoscience Workforce at Earth Science World
Global Geology on Mini Geology (interviews with geologists)