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NNPC Recruitment 2021: Application Form Portal, Requirements and Guide

 NNPC Recruitment 2021 Guide – See all the information you need about Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation recruitment 2021. Here you will see the official NNPC recruitment portal, application requirements, and a step-by-step guide on how to apply.

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Are you among Nigerians dreaming of pursuing a career in the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation? If yes, fine, this post is for you. In this post we are going to take you smoothly through the process and present everything you need to know about the recruitment requirements and application Guide plus tips to succeed in the application.

NNPC Recruitment 2021: Application Form Portal, Requirements and Guide


The NNPC is the state oil corporation established on 1 April 1977. The corporation is regulated by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), which operates within the Ministry of Petroleum Resources. The nation’s oil Corporation is headed by a Group Managing Director who is currently Mallam Mele Kyari.

NNPC is charged with the following responsibilities:

  1. Oil exploration activities
  2. Transportation and distribution of petrochemical products among other things which include:
  3. Gas development and distribution
  4. Engineering and commercial investments
The NNPC also has subsidiary companies which are themselves large organisations and include:


  • Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NNDC)
  • The Nigerian Gas Company (NGC)
  • The Products and Pipelines Marketing Company (PPMC)
  • Integrated data services Limited (IDSL)
  • National Engineering and Marketing Company Limited (NEMCL)
  • Hydrocarbon Services Nigeria Limited (HYSON)
  • Warri Refinery and Petrochemical Company Limited (WRPC)
  • Kaduna Refinery and Petrochemical Company Limited (KRPC)
  • Port Harcourt Refinery and Petrochemical Company Limited (PHRPC)
  • NNPC Retail Outlets
  • Duke Oil.

Career Overview at NNPC

Apart from the corporate headquarters of the NNPC, there are other 5 Autonomous Business Units (ABUs) and 2 Directorates headed by the Chief Operating Officers, while the Finance and Accounts Directorate is headed by the Chief Accounts Officer. Below are the Autonomous Business Units, the two Directorates of the NNPC and their heads – Chief Operating Officers:

  1. Upstream Unit Chief Operating Officer – Adokiye Tombomieye
  2. Gas and Power – Yusuf Usman
  3. Refining – Mustapha Y. Yakubu
  4. Ventures – Adeyemi Adetunji
  5. Downstream – Lawrencia N. Ndupu
  6. Finance and Accounts – Umar I. Njiya
  7. Corporate Service – Abdulkabir M. Ahmed

The staff are recruited from Intern/Entry level and Experience/Senior level with periodical promotions that walk them through the ladder according qualifications. However, there are those who are directly recruited into experience/senior level. Once NNPC recruitment portal opens recruitment, applicants from ranks at its corporate office to those at its subsidiary companies including the service stations around the country are given equal opportunity to apply.

There are fulfilling benefits apart from the good salary the NNPC staff are paid as obtainable in the Oil and Gas industry generally. NNPC Staff enjoy comparable incentives with Oil workers in the multinational Oil Corporations such as Shell, Chevron, Mobil, Total etc.

NNPC Salary Structure

NNPC staff are the highest earning set of employees in Nigeria given the boom in the oil industry. In this section of the post, I am going to present salary scale of NNPC staff from the most senior position to the lowest as well.

Below is the salary structure for NNPC staff:

  1. Experienced/Senior Managers N500, 000 – 5,000,000
  2. Entry/Mid-level N360, 000 – N450,000
  3. Intern N18,000 – N30, 000

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