Addax Petroleum: Graduate Trainees Recruitment

refiner in Asia and the third largest worldwide.
Addax Petroleum was founded in 1994 upon leading petroleum industry expertise and a deep-rooted understanding and respect for African cultures. Over the years, Addax Petroleum has evolved from a young pioneer into an established international oil and gas, exploration and production company focused on Africa and the Middle East.
Addax Petroleum’s assets are located in Nigeria, the Joint Development Zone of São Tomé & Príncipe, Gabon, Cameroon and the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, comprising an excellent combination of oil and gas reserves and exploration opportunities. The Company’s approximate average oil production for 2011 was 140,000 bbl/d.
Addax Petroleum has over 1100 employees worldwide with service offices in Geneva (Switzerland) and Houston (USA), and operating offices in Lagos (Nigeria), Port-Gentil (Gabon) and Douala (Cameroon).


Position Description
We are looking for young dynamic graduates with good interpersonal skills who have the potentials for leadership and ability to do well in a multi disciplinary and culturally diverse workplace.
Position Requirements
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (Second Class, Upper Division) or its equivalent in any of the stated disciplines and must have graduated not more than 3 years ago or not more than 5 years ago if he/she possesses a Masters’ degree.

Business/Finance:Business Administration, Accounting, and Insurance.

Engineering:Petroleum, Chemical, Mechanical, Electrical/Electronics, Civil, Pipeline, Metallurgical & Material Engineering.

Sciences & Geosciences:Geology, Geophysics, Computer Science, & Physics,

Social Sciences:Economics, Psychology, Sociology, & HumanResources management.

Candidates should have completed the mandatory NYSC program by December 2012

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  1. 5th Avenue L Close House 9,
    Festac Town,


    Sequel to the advert placement. I would like to apply for a possition in your reputable establishment. I have gained a B. SC degree in Business Administration from the University of Benin, Benin City. I believe that I posses the right qualification the position requires.
    I viewed Your Organization as a potential ground in which I can build and develop a career .

    That is why I am interested in joining your organization to work alongside experienced personnel and expatriates in making your organization a major force to reckon with in the industry.

    As you can see, from my attached CV I have worked with Energy Shield, an indigenous firm, as a project manager. During the period I worked with them I was given specific responsibilities, like managing job scheduled, logistics and mobilization of machinery, equipments and manpower for field operations. I believe my experience and knowledge will be considered very vital and help in the development of the overall goal of your good company.

    My analytical skills are excellent and I am very comfortable in working under pressure, to meet deadlines. I also possess a degree in computer application.

    I will be available for interview anytime and I look forward to hearing from you.
    Thanks for taking time to view my application.

    Yours faithfully
    Akhigbe Lucky Usifo
    CV: Attached