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Working in the Canadian oil sands: 6 figures in 6 months!
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RE: Working in the Canadian oil sands: 6 figures in 6 months!
Hey guys
I'd also like to give Scotian a quick thanks for putting up this thread, and raising awareness about the oil boom that's going on in Alberta right now.

I have a question though, regarding my career path.
I'm currently studying electrical engineering here in montreal, however after reading this thread, I really feel like working in the oil industry right now, and taking advantage of the high salaries and travel opportunities that comes with it.

Do you guys think it would be a good idea to switch from electrical, to mining engineering, since it's a bit more in demand than electrical over there? by doing this switch, I will be graduating in 3 years, instead of 2, so I'm still debating whether or not it's worth it.
I'm currently 22
01-04-2014 02:28 PM
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Risks, opportunities, import/export - OSL - 03-16-2013, 06:58 AM
RE: Working in the Canadian oil sands: 6 figures in 6 months! - hervens - 01-04-2014 02:28 PM