Alberta Oil Sands Jobs

While the fracking boom is taking place in the United States, another oil boom is occurring in the oil sands of Alberta, Canada. Canadian residents and those willing to relocate to “Oilberta” are finding many opportunities to make big paychecks. Alberta is home to the Athabasca oil sands, which are vast recoverable deposits of very heavy crude oil, also called “bitumen”. The bitumen extraction process, like fracking in the U.S., is creating boomtowns in the northern region of Alberta like Fort McMurray. Take a look at the Alberta oil sands jobs listed below…