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Those looking for jobs will find the Texas workforce consists of thousands of oilfield rig mechanics, welders, roughnecks, roustabouts, drillers, truck drivers, wireline operators, electricians, seismologists, petroleum engineers, geologists, and dozens more oil & gas jobs in the Texas oilfields.
Tyler is positioned in a lucrative energy drilling and production area, and is located between the Barnett Shale and the Haynesville - Bossier Shale natural gas plays. Resources, XTO Energy, Weatherford International, East Texas Oil & Gas, Tyler Oil & Gas Co., Carr Resources, Mewbourne Oil Company, Land Trac, Navidad Resources, and hundreds of other small, and large, corporations.
As of 2008, Texas had 156,588 producing oil wells, and 96,502 producing gas wells.
In 2006, Texas produced 18.2% of the crude oil in the United States, and nearly 30% of the natural gas production.
The Haynesville formation is a layer of sedimentary rock more than 10,000 feet below the surface of the Earth in the area of northwestern Louisiana, southwestern Arkansas and eastern Texas.
Development of the Haynesville - Bossier Shale is providing additional impetus to exploration, drilling and production, and the creation of jobs and employment opportunities in the oil industry.
It consists of sedimentary rocks and the productive part of the formation is estimated to stretch from the city of Dallas west and south, covering 5,000 square miles and at least 24 counties.
Mines are located in Harrison County, Rusk County, Titus county and several other Texas counties.