Graduate Trainee Program at Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) Limited

  • Internship
  • Nairobi

Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) Limited

List of Graduate Trainee Positions

  1. Graduate Trainees – Engineering: Mechanical
  2. Graduate Trainees – Electrical
  3. Graduate Trainees – Chemical
  4. Graduate Trainees – Instrumentation & Control
  5. Graduate Trainees – Civil
  6. Graduate Trainees – Project Management
  7. Graduate Trainees – Safety, Health Environment
  8. Graduate Trainees – Quality Assurance
  9. Graduate Trainees – Accounting
  10. Graduate Trainees – Human Resources
  11. Graduate Trainees – ICT
  12. Graduate Trainees – Legal
  13. Graduate Trainees – Marketing
  14. Graduate Trainees – Supply Chain
  15. Graduate Trainees – Communications & Public Relations


The Kenya Pipeline Company Limited (KPC) is a State Corporation established under the Companies Act (CAP 486) of the Laws of Kenya to provide efficient, reliable, safe and cost-effective means of transporting quality oil and gas from source to the customer.

As part of strengthening institutional capacity, the Company intends to hire young Kenyans of high integrity to join its Graduate Trainee (GT) Program. This is a unique opportunity for one to gain a comprehensive appreciation of the critical perspectives in the Oil and Gas sector. The Graduate Trainee Program targets university graduates from recognized universities and will run for a duration of two (2) years with periodic evaluations to assess performance. Candidates will require to be available to work/train full time for the duration of the two (2) year program without exception. Graduate Trainees will gain experience through training, mentorship and coaching, on-the-job learning.

Interested candidates must meet the following criterion:

  • Must be a Kenyan citizen and be no more than thirty (30) years of age by close of the date of this advert.
  • Must have a Mean Grade of at least C+ in KCSE or its equivalent with a minimum of C+ in both English and Mathematics.
  • Must have a minimum of bachelor’s degree, Second-Class honors, in any of the following disciplines or equivalent from a recognized University:
  • Engineering: Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Chemical, Instrumentation & Control, Project Management and Safety, Health, Environment and Quality Assurance.
  • Other degrees: Accounting, Human Resources, ICT, Legal, Marketing, Supply Chain,
  • Communications & Public Relations.
  • Demonstrate relevant leadership capabilities through roles undertaken at University, College School or Community Level.
  • Must have graduated within the last five (5) years.
  • Significant progress towards a professional qualification will be an added advantage.

Competencies Required:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Adaptability, inventiveness.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and other relevant software applications.
  • Result Oriented and Customer-focused

Please Note:

  • All applications from interested and qualified candidates must be submitted online via the process as per the application guidelines provided on the KPC website under the Career Opportunities section as well as the User Manual where instructions on how to apply for the positions have been posted
  • All applications should be received no later than midnight EAT 19th December 2023.
  • Suitably qualified candidates should apply in confidence indicating the area of specialization and provide CVs and full details of education background, as well as attach copies of certificates,
  • transcript and relevant testimonials as well as copy of National ID.
  • Please ensure that one of the referees specified is from the University program you attended.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • Once selected, candidates wil lbe required to submit a valid Certificate of Good Conduct, Copies of KRA PIN Certificate, as well as NHIF and NSSF cards.
  • KPC does not charge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

Method of Application

Interested candidates are requested to visit the KPC website under the Career Opportunities section where the respective Job Descriptions and Specifications as well as the User
Manual containing instructions on how to apply for the positions have been posted.
All applications should be received not later than midnight EAT on Tuesday, 19th  December 2023.

KPC is an equal-opportunity employer committed to diversity and gender equality. Women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.
Please note that, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

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