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Graduate Trainee

  • Post Date: March 14, 2019
  • Offered Salary Competitive Remuneration
  • Career Level Fresh Graduate
  • Experience Less than 1 Year
  • Gender Both
  • Industry Agriculture
  • Qualification Bachelor Degree
Job Description

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is Nigeria’s National Oil Company with the mandate to manage the country’s vast hydrocarbon resources. As a global player in the International Oil and Gas Industry, our operations span the entire Oil and Gas Value Chain. Our business operations are managed through Strategic Business and Corporate Services Units (SBUs/CSUs) in diverse locations across Nigeria.


Our graduate trainees are young men and women with little or no work experience. They undergo a structured Young Professionals Development (YPD) Programme that provides foundational development for building successful careers in NNPC.

As a young graduate, the YPD programme will grow you into a well-rounded technical/business management professional in 3 to 5 years.

Job Roles

Support the implementation of organizational processes.

Deliver cost-effective business outcomes.

Support line managers/supervisors to develop and implement strategic work plans across diverse functions.

Support delivery of project team assignments.


NNPC welcomes applicants who hold any of the following qualifications in the disciplines listed below:

Bachelor’s Degree in First Class/Second Class Upper Division

Bachelor’s Degree in Second Class Lower Division and a completed Master’s Degree

HND (minimum of Upper Credit) with a completed Master’s Degree.

Science: Geology, Geophysics, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Environmental Science, Basin Modelling, Surveying and Architecture.

Engineering: Petroleum, Gas, Chemical, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Power, Software, Computer, Environmental, Marine, Materials/Metallurgical and Pipeline Engineering.

Business/Management: Business Administration, Accounting, Banking and Finance, Insurance, Marketing, Supply Chain Management, Maritime Management, Purchasing & Supply, Management Information System and Human Resource Management.

Social Sciences: Economics, Psychology, Sociology, Political Science, Geography, Public Administration and International Relations/Studies.

ART/HUMANITIES: Mass Communication, English and History.

Law: Law

Other Requirements:

Applicants must have graduated from an accredited University/Polytechnic/Monotechnic not earlier than 2014.

Applicants must not be more than 28 years of age as at 31st December, 2018.

Applicants must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Scheme at the time of this job application.

Key Functional Competencies:

Information Technology

Effective Communication

Personal Effectiveness

Ability to Work in Teams

Application Closing Date