Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited (CPCL) is one of the Indian Miniratna Central Public Enterprise of Category-II. The company was founded in 1965 and has its headquarters in Chennai. It is Gas and Oil Company dealing with production of Petrochemicals, Kerosene, Petrol, Diesel and LPG. The company was established as a joint venture among National Iranian Oil Corporation (NIOC), AMOCO and Indian Government with 13%, 13% and 74% shares respectively. CPCL has its refineries in Chennai, Manali, Nagapattinam, Panangudi etc. The annual revenue of the company is about Rs. 33,000 crores (as per 2011) and the total annual income is about Rs. 510 crore (approximately).
CPCL is looking for promising and hard working candidates for various posts in the company. It has job vacancies for both experienced as well as fresher candidates. Freshers can apply for Engineers posts with engineering degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical and Instruments branches. Freshers can also apply for the post in Technician Apprentice like Mechanical, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics & Communication, Civil, Chemical, Petro-chemical Engineers etc and for the vacancies in Trade Apprentice like Electrician, Fitter, Welder, MMV, MMTM and also as Technician Vocational Apprentice ( for Secretary ship/ Office Management). Experienced candidates can apply for the posts like Refinery Technician /Refinery operator in the departments like Manufacturing, oil movements and storage, process units, Maintenance(Electrical/ Mechanical/Instrumentation/ Automobile) , power & utilities. For other trades also company keeps on issuing the vacancies from time to time.
Interested applicants can visit the official website of CPCL that is www.cpcl.co.in. All details and notifications are given on the website. Candidates are required to go through notifications and must confirm their eligibility for the post of application. Application mode is ONLINE only. Candidates are required to fill the application form online and must keep the hard copy of the registration slip for future reference. Application fee (if asked) is to be paid as per company criteria. Selection procedure for freshers mostly involves the written exam in which candidates will be selected on merit basis while for experienced direct interview can be carried out as per company criteria. Pay scales are as per company policy and the post for which candidate has applied. Various Allowances are provided to the employees as per company criteria.
Thus, Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited can be a good career option for experienced as well as fresher candidates. It ensures complete professional growth along with good working environments.
To get updated with CPCL upcoming recruitment 2013 please refer to official page here www.cpcl.co.in/career.htm.