Job Title: Electrician Graduate Trainees (4)

Location: Kampala, Uganda. Mobilized to Albert Lake, construction sites, or other cities if required.

Primary Function: Learn and assist in executing oilfield power system and electrical equipment maintenance and preventive maintenance.

About the Program;

New graduates at CNOOC International are challenged through programs that offer training, mentorship and development assignments. We push you to be your best by giving you responsibility and encouraging you to build you skills. Our work environment sets us apart from our peers by allowing you to gain direct exposure to high-profile projects – projects that support our vision of energy for all.

A career at CNOOC International is about moving forward – learning new skills, broadening experiences and making meaningful contributions. We look not only for a strong academic background, but also excellent communication skills, the ability to work in a team, a flexible attitude and the drive and desire to deliver results.


  • Participate in executing new oil-field power system and electrical equipment commissioning and start-up.
  • Assist in collecting and following up on power system and electrical equipment-related issues left out by the engineering unit.
  • Get familiar with power systems, electrical equipment, ESD, and fire & gas system principles, position, and performance.
  • Learn to manage emergency response as per the emergency response plan.
  • Assist with operating power and electrical equipment, routine checks, and records management.
  • Participate in handling power systems and electrical equipment-related faults and report to senior electrical technicians, cooperate with other departments when necessary.
  • Assist in carrying out electrical equipment preventive maintenance properly as per the PM plan.
  • Ensure worksite cleanliness and safety are maintained.
  • Participate in coordinating and supervising electrical-related contractors onsite work.
  • Execute instruction from senior electrical technician.
  • Perform other duties assigned by superiors.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • At least 0-2 years’ work experience is preferred with an Oil & Gas industry background.
  • Knowledge of power systems and electrical equipment.

Deadline for receiving applications is Friday 1st March 2024 at 5:00 PM.

“Women are encouraged to apply. We value diversity and are committed to fostering an inclusive workplace.”



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