PNG Operations and Maintenance Trainee (Intake-10)

Exxon Mobil


About us


At ExxonMobil, our vision is to lead in energy innovations that advance modern living and a net-zero future. As one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy and chemical companies, we are powered by a unique and diverse workforce fueled by the pride in what we do and what we stand for.


The success of our Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions businesses is the result of the talent, curiosity and drive of our people. They bring solutions every day to optimize our strategy in energy, chemicals, lubricants and lower-emissions technologies. 


We invite you to bring your ideas to ExxonMobil to help create sustainable solutions that improve quality of life and meet society’s evolving needs. Learn more about our What and our Why and how we can work together.


ExxonMobil PNG Limited is the operator of the US$19 billion PNG LNG Project, an integrated development that is commercializing the gas resources of Papua New Guinea. Our production operations include gas production and processing facilities, onshore and offshore pipelines and liquefaction facilities.


Our operations commenced in the middle of 2014 and we ship liquefied natural gas to customers in Asia. Our operations have the capacity to produce more than 8 million tonnes of LNG annually.  


We are proud of our strong record in PNG for providing support to local communities across a wide range of economic and social programs that continue to transform the lives of Papua New Guineans. 



What role you will play in our team


ExxonMobil PNG Limited is actively recruiting Operations and Maintenance trainees through scholarship program. The scholarship program includes 12 months sponsored training program with the Kumul Petroleum Academy (KPA) and EM employment at the end of the successful program. Following two (2) rotational assignment (28/28) to EM PNG LNG Plant, the trainees will get permanent placement into Operations or Maintenance group across the EM PNG Hides Gas Conditioning Plant (HGCP) and LNGP Plant

What you will do


  • 12 months full-time program commitment with KPA at Port Moresby
  • EM employment at the end of the successful program
  • Placement to respective Operations or Maintenance group at LNG Plant or HGC Plant
    • Production (Operations) Technicians
    • Instrument Technicians
    • Electrical Technicians
    • Mechanical Technicians
    • Marine Technician

About you


  • Have completed highest educational qualification in the last eight years (academic certificate required)
  • Have good spoken and written English
  • Have well-developed interpersonal and communication skills 
  • A clean discipline record (police clearance required )
  • Prepare 3 recent references  
  • Certified copy of Birth Certificate, NID card, Passport, Drivers License or other valid proof of Identification  
  • Copy of Updated CV

Preferred Qualifications/ Experience


  • Preferably have technical vocational trade certificate Level Il or Ill in Mechanical, Production, Instrumental, Electrical, STCW 95 Certification for Marine or related fields and at least one year work experience, and/or completed Grade 12 with good academic results in Math, English, Physics and Chemistry.

Your benefits


An ExxonMobil career is one designed to last. Our commitment to you runs deep: our employees grow personally and professionally, with benefits built on our core categories of health, security, finance and life.


We offer you:


  • 12 months full-time program with KPA 
    • Accommodations and fortnightly stipend
    • City & Guilds international training standards and certification 
    • A Safe Live Plant Training Environment 
  • EM employment at the end of the successful program
    • Medical Plan
    • Life Insurance
    • Home Ownership Assistance Program (HOAP)
    • Emergency Loan
    • Disaster Assistance Loan
    • Tuition Assistance Program (TAP)


Please note benefits may change from time to time without notice, and may be subject to certain requirements and applicable laws. The benefits programs are based on the Company’s eligibility guidelines.

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