The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Usman, has stated that the authority will immediately commence the recruitment of younger professionals into the service in view of the ageing workforce.
Usman made the disclosure at a news conference to round off her ongoing tour of Calabar port, which ended on Friday.
According to her, there is a lot of skills and knowledge that need to be transferred and we should be able to transfer knowledge and skills.
Usman said that the authority would embark on recruitment drive and look at the organisational structure to determine how the recruitment would be carried out.
She said that the management was looking at succession planning and recruitment of people.
“We encourage every member of the public to be on the look-out for the advertisement of vacancies and to apply,” Miss Usman said.
Nigerian Ports Authority is wholly owned by the Federal Government of Nigeria under the supervision of the Federal Ministry of Transport. It has the responsibility of providing specific seaport and harbour services for the country’s Maritime industry.
Recruitment Requirements and Procedures
Prospective candidates who wish to seek employment in the Organisation must fulfill the following criteria:
Must be a Nigerian or have the necessary work permits, if not a Nigerian citizen.
To become a member of NPA Family, a potential employee will have to go through the following procedure:
Submit their resumes online via the Recruitment portal
Must attend aptitude test
Must present original credentials at the interview
How to use the Recruitment Portal
1 Click on the Register button to create an account on this portal by providing a valid Email Address (which will be used as your User Name) and Password. Note: You will need your Email Address (User Name) and Password to log in next time.
2 Complete the Resume Application form. You can save your application. You may log in at anytime before application closes to make changes to your saved application. Make sure you review your data carefully before submitting.
You can only apply for a listed vacancy if you have seven green bars on your – My Account Page
You may not be shortlisted if you do not submit your application.
Please note that ONLY those who were successful at all levels of our recruitment process will qualify for employment, provided there are suitable openings.
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