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High demand Oil and Gas job positions in Brazil. And they are all going to foreigners, not brazilians

The reason is very simple: Brazil doesn’t have all this experienced workforce, or even enough graduated engineers. The first auction of the pre – salt area, the Libra Field, held on October 21st, should result in intense demand in a short time for skilled professionals in the oil and gas field, according to Yahoo Brazil. [...]

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Oil exploitation and major events show the lack of engineers in Brazil – Foreigners are already a reality

The approaching World Cup in 2014 and the 2016 Olympic Games has warmed the Brazilian labor market and provided many opportunities for foreigners that want to work in the country. With the economic heating of Brazil – and cooling powers in the major markets – the demand from foreigners for a space in the Brazilian [...]

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Cisco and Microsoft to open centers in Brazil

The Secretary of Development of the State of Rio, Julio Bueno said on Monday that negotiations are well advanced for Microsoft to start operations in Rio de Janeiro. He declined to forward details of the talks, but quoted the U.S. software giant when he spoke of the new pole of research that begins to take [...]

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Foreign workers divide the public opinion in Brazil

A research conducted by the brazilian institute Ibope Intelligence in partnership with the Worldwide Independent Network of Market Research (WIN) shows that 42% of Brazilians believe that the entry of foreigners in the domestic labor market is beneficial for the country and 40% think the opposite. “The hiring of foreigners by local companies divided public [...]

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Repsol, Statoil in Brazil Oil Discovery

By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Senior Contributing Reporter to http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-business/repsol-statoil-in-on-campos-basin-oil-discovery/ RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Norwegian oil company Statoil, in conjunction with operator Repsol Sinopec and partner Petrobrás, confirmed on Monday that they had made a “high-impact” discovery in the Pão de Açúcar prospect off the coast of Brazil. The discovery is located some [...]

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English speaking foreigners could take advantage in getting jobs in the oil and gas industry in Brazil

The scenario is very promising. Together with the Petrochemical Complex of Rio de Janeiro (Comperj) and the pre-salt exploration, investment in oil and gas sector are a thriving sea of ​​opportunities in Brazil. The expectation, according to the Mobilization Program of the National Oil and Natural Gas Industry (Prominp), is that in five years, more [...]

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Work in Brazil now arouses the interest of 400.000 foreigners

The power of attraction among foreigners in Brazil went beyond the area of ​​fun and came to the labor market. For them, the country’s economic growth, the proximity of the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics and the pre-salt, associated with crises in Europe and the United States, have turned Brazil into a kind of [...]

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Brazil wants to facilitate visas for foreign professionals

Instead of queuing, the red carpet. Depending on the team formed by the Secretariat of Strategic Affairs of the Republic (SAE) to develop a national immigration policy, that is how the government intends to treat the highly qualified foreign professionals who have an interest in working in Brazil. On the other hand, the queue of [...]

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Websites for job positions in Brazil

Following the prior post about jobs in Brazil. Here a few a resources to start your search for open positions in Brazil for foreigners. http://jooble-br.com/ A search engine that lets you search in english, as well as in portuguese. http://www.careerjet.com/buscar/empregos?lid=114369 A great resource to find jobs in Brazil. You can search in english, as well [...]

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