Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) is also categorized in Navratna CPSE (Central Public Sector Enterprise) dealing with oil as well as natural gas. It was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra. HPCL has annual revenue of about US$ 39 billion (as per 2012) while the total income earned annually is approx US$ 37 million. Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited is mainly involved in processing of oil, petroleum, natural gas, lubricants and other petrochemicals. There are 11000 employees working for the company. According to Fortune Global (500 ranking) Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited has been ranked 276th largest Company of the world for 2012.
Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited is offers various job opportunities to both categories of applicants’ i.e. fresher and experienced. Candidates have a great career option as HPCL. Being an engineering firm HPCL has numerous vacancies for Engineers. Candidates those posses B.Tech/ BE/B.Sc. in Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Instrumentation, Electronics & Telecommunication, Instrumentation & Control, Chemical, Petroleum Refining, Petrochemical, Computer Science/ IT are eligible to apply for posts like GET(Graduate Engineer Trainee).Even final year students can apply. The interested candidates should posses a valid GATE scorecard to apply for the post. For experienced Engineers in the same disciplines or branches, Experience is needed as mentioned by the company in the notification (mostly 2-3 years of experience). Experienced candidates will be hired for the post of Officer Trainee ,Information Officer Trainee or other equivalent post as per mentioned by the company. Post graduates like MBA/MCA/Masters in Social welfare (MSW) /Masters in Computer Science/Masters in Chemistry for Officer Trainee. Even accountancy department needs hard working and sincere Chartered Accountants (CA).
Interested candidates are needed to visit the official website of HPCL www.hindustanpetroleum.com. All the necessary instructions details, application forms, Challan are available on this website. Since, mode of application is online any other mode of application will be rejected. Candidates need to confirm their eligibility for the post as mentioned in the notification and must possess all the necessary certificates and other document to prove qualifications and experiences mentioned by the applicant during online application. Challan can be downloaded by the candidates from the website or any other mode of payment can be used by the candidates as mentioned in the notification. Candidates needed to keep application id, scanned photographs etc and other necessary things as asked in notification. Selection procedure for freshers involves the score attained in GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering). Besides this for experienced applicants’ written test will be conducted and on the basis of which candidates will be shortlisted for further interview.
Various relaxations in fee, age, backlogs etc are given to SC/ST/PWD candidates etc by HPCL as per norms. After selection candidates will go under training for the prescribed period as per company norms. HPCL offers attractive pay-scales to the employee as per post. As HPCL is Public Sector Unit it offers all privileges to its employees according to Indian Government. Thus, HPCL is one of the best career options for both freshers and experienced.
To get updated with HPCL Recruitment 2013, please refer to official page here http://www.hindustanpetroleum.com/En/ui/CareersCurrentOpportunities.aspx, and http://jobs.hpcl.co.in/Recruit_New/