This is a great platform to meet potential employers, learn about their professional needs and network.

Requisites for participation

To participate in the 7th Upstream Professionals Hiring Event you have to:  

  • Be an active member of either SPE or any of the collaborating professional organizations (click here and scroll down to check if your professional organization is participating in our event).

The event is for experienced professionals of all oil and gas upstream disciplines. Thus, you must also meet the following requirements:

  • A university degree equivalent to a 4-year bachelor’s degree in engineering, applied sciences or a 4-year advanced degree in a field other than science or engineering.
  • A 2-year science or engineering degree and technical experience working on an upstream project.


  • Upstream experience. Previous full-time position in support of an upstream discipline or project.

Registration is Open

Please visit SPE-Gulf Coast Section website for registration and more information.

NO WALK-INS allowed. Registration is mandatory and resume/CV must be submitted at least 24 hours before the event. Various entry times are available for registration with a panel discussion at 8:30 am (limited space).

Event Parking:

It is OK to park in areas in yellow.

HSE Note: follow safety rules and be careful when crossing Wirt Rd. if you park at the Kroger’s parking lot. Wirt Rd. can be busy at some times of the day.

Please do not park at the church’s parking lot.