Are you trying to land a job on a drilling rig and start a career in the oil and gas industry? Like you - I started at the bottom and over a 15-year career progressed from an entry-level position to a project manager earning a six-figure income $$$,$$$. After this, I worked as a Recruiter and I am now an Executive CV / Resume Writer so have a very good understanding of the environment and what it takes to progress a career in the international oil and gas industry. This article will help you land an entry-level position like roustabout, operator, rigger or trainee graduate. It also contains a comprehensive guide of all the positions on a rig and descriptions of various types of rigs so that you can choose a career direction.