testimonial page is a great way to get the inside scoop on how
others are fairing in their search for offshore, oilfield, oil
rig and maritime jobs. These letters were written by people
from all over the world and will provide you with a realistic appraisal
(along with some interesting results) on how to use
the OffshoreGuides.com web site along with the power of the internet to find work in this industry.
through this section. These letters are honest, truthful
letters from all types of people who, like you, are interested
in employment in the offshore, oilfield and maritime industry.
This includes not only the enthusiastic entry level greenhorns
known as "worms", but also veteran experienced personnel.
letters reflect their collective dreams, hopes, challenges,
successes, disappointments, failures and even tragedies.
are the TRUE stories of those who have walked the path...
/ Unusual - General and unusual comments about this
site, the industry and finding work offshore.
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the years, this site has grown quite a bit. More and more people
began asking for specialized assistance in addition to our free
services. From this reader feedback we were able to design,
develop and test different ideas until we came up with the winning
package we use today in the professional
services part of the site.
you are using the internet to find work in this industry, here
are 2 things you must
have in order to be successful with your job search.
reliable contact list of employers engaged in the business.
way to introduce yourself to prospective employers and get
them to listen to the why and how you would be a good candidate
(above all others) for hiring.
does not matter if you are an 18 year old fresh out of high
school looking for that first entry level position or you have
25 plus years working on all types of rigs all over the globe.
If you are going to use the internet in your offshore job search,
you need the above items.
might seem elementary to some, but you would be surprised how
many people try to do this job (the job of finding a job) without
the necessary tools and then wonder why they get no response.
that in mind, have a look at what people have to say about our
Access Subscription Services - This allows anyone
who subscribes for this service to send the resumé they have
on file with us DIRECTLY to any of the employers listed on the
jobs postings page for a specific job(s).
is a targeted, direct shot access, as opposed to resumé blasting,
which I've come to realize (through reader feedback) is not
as effective as it is claimed to be. The jobs are posted by
actual employers, and all e-mail goes directly to them for that
Contact List - (included with direct access). Every
employer engaged in this industry is not listed in our data
base. So, we compiled (after spending hundreds of hours of search
time) a comprehensive list that includes companies from all
over the globe engaged in all aspects of the business.
of company, website and e-mail addresses of key contact personnel
is what you will find here. Many of the companies have online
jobs posted on the site, both for entry level and experienced
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Resumés: The other service we offer is
that of writing a professional, effective resumé for those
who realize how important it is to make that all important favorable
need to treat every resumé you send out as having the potential
to produce an interview for you. It is amazing how many people
spend an untold number of hours sending out half assed resumés.
Half assed resumés will get you half assed results at the very
best. More than likely they will get no results at all.
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you use the free part of the site or the paid part, our goal
is to help you in any way I can.
always, you comments, suggestions, questions and complaints
are always welcome at Offshore
any event, we wish you and yours fair weather and happy sailing!
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