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Halliburton Adding 11,000 Jobs – Mostly in North Dakota

by Kenneth E. DuBose on August 28, 2011

Halliburton is adding jobs in North America, with many of those directed towards the Bakken Shale in North Dakota. The company plans to add as many as 11,000 jobs in North America alone and 15,000 globally. Sounds like the oil service company is doing well.

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Halliburton is on a hiring spree this year, planning to create as many 15,000 jobs globally, including 11,000 in North America.

It’s great news for the unemployed, especially those without a college degree, who — says one company executive — can often earn six figures a year after just two years of on-the-job training.

But here’s the catch. You’ll probably have to move to North Dakota if you want to snatch one of the positions.

Read the full news release at money.cnn.com

{ 3 comments }

James Consolo August 29, 2011 at 3:26 pm

Myself and my family are very interested in moving to north dakota for jobs.Could u please let me know what city it is close to.So ican start looking for a place to live . Thank You

Jay Barnett August 29, 2011 at 11:03 pm
Jayme September 15, 2011 at 6:28 am

Good luck finding somewhere to live and remember winter is coming….

From the Oil Capital of ND

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