Petronas today opens up its training program for Diploma graduates which will expose them to the oil and gas industry experience, mainly in the engineering and technical area.
In the program, successful candidates will undergo a so-called Petroleum Technology Program (PTP) course for a duration of 1 year. Trainees will also receive benefits that include training fees (so far amount undisclosed), subsistence allowance and accommodation.
The graduates are to be absorbed into different areas of operations and maintenance works for Petronas. Career disciplines offered are in the field of Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation, Lab and Process.
To be eligible for the program, candidates must satisfy the following requirements:
- A Malaysian citizen who possesses engineering Diploma with at least a CGPA of 2.5 from higher IPTA/IPTS institutions which are recognized by the government of Malaysia and the authoritative bodies
- Maximum 25 years old of age by 1 January 2008
- Single, with excellent health and not color blind
Interested candidates must apply online at Instep-Petronas website, where each application shall be charged RM10 (details of the application is given on the website). Basically, filling up the application form is similar to having an online account, where you will be given the user and password and access to your application account. You can update or amend your details for the application before the closing date. Closing date is 18 April 2008; all applications sent after the 18 will not be entertained.
Any inquiries regarding the this Petronas training program can be raised by calling 09-668 6134/6135/6136 (This is Terengganu number, where the working hours are Sunday-Thursday. You can call between 9am to 4pm). Alternatively, you can email your inquiries and questions to firstname.lastname@example.org