Good news for those who were looking forward to NNPC Recruitment 2019! Finally, the date of the aptitude test has been set, and people who made the shortlist can start getting ready for the big day. They are one step closer to a successful future at the petroleum corporation.
NNPC, which is an abbreviation that stands for Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, recruits new potential workers every year. Before they make it on the list, they need to go through quite a thorough process. For those who dream of getting a respectable position at NNPC Nigeria and earning good money, the recruitment day is always a big deal. The corporation was established in 1977 and has been one of the most famous and discussed oil corporations in the country ever since, so it is not surprising that so many people consider it prestigious to get a job offer from this company.
NNPC recruitment 2019: all the latest news
Recently, those who applied for a job at the company received some important updates on their job search journey. The news turned out to be great for some people who got accepted for the next stage of selection, while others need to wait until they get a chance to apply again. In particular, the lucky ones were put on a shortlist and learned the date of the next test.
NNPC recruitment date
The computer-based aptitude test, which is designed to select the best of the best, will take place on June 1st, 2019.
NNPC careers recruitment
There are a few NNPC careers that the company has to offer to the applicants. Some of them are:
- Graduate Trainee;
- Managerial Cadre;
- Senior Officer or Supervisory Cadre.
The applicants had an opportunity to choose which position they prefer to apply for. There are specific requirements for each one of the jobs that the participants had to meet.
READ ALSO: Highest paying companies in Nigeria
NNPC recruitment shortlisted candidates
Every candidate for the job offer at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation had to fill in the special application form before the recruitment period. On May 22nd, 2019 the NNPC shortlisted candidates received the confirmation of their acceptance for the next phase. They got an e-mail which notified them of their success in the first exercise and invited them to attend the computer-based test on Saturday, June 1st. Except that, it was also pointed out that the exact venue and time where the applicants will have to take their examination will be sent to them before May 27th.
Those who saw their name on the shortlist will need to come to the aptitude test with the following documents:
- Degree certificate;
- Certificate with confirmation of NYSC discharge;
- Certificate that indicates your date of birth;
- Results of the O-level exam.
Since there are so many applicants, NNPC decided to provide them with about fifty aptitude test spaces, since it is not possible to fit so many people in the same one. The applicants have to show up at the venue which will be clarified in the e-mail.
The company released the names of shortlisted candidates, but to check them out, you need to be logged in on the portal careers.nnpcgroup.com. Those people who do not have an account on this website are unable to see the list of candidates. If you are among those who have an account there, you should log in by entering your e-mail and password, and then navigate to the dashboard to see your status.
This year, more than 25.6 million people in Nigeria applied for NNPC recruitment, which shows how much people want to get a position at this company and how close the competition is. NNPC is planning to employ about one thousand workers out of this enormous number, and this means only the best will make the shortlist.
After the stage of NNPC recruitment which involves taking an aptitude test, the selected participants will be required to go through the next stage: the oral interview conducted by the corporation representatives. The interviewees have a set of questions that they need to answer. These questions are meant to discover their level of knowledge about NNPC Nigeria, their motivation, the reasons behind choosing this exact job position, their preferred business location, and why they left their previous workplace.
If you are one of the participants of NNPC recruitment 2019, we wish you good luck at the aptitude test and in getting your desired job position in the company that supervises Nigeria's oil industry.
READ ALSO: NNPC SNEPCO scholarship from Shell: eligibility and application