UBEC Recruitment (2020)

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Federal Ministry of Education Recruitment

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The Universal Basic Education (UBE) Programme is a nine (9) year basic educational programme, which was launched and executed by the government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to eradicate illiteracy, ignorance and poverty as well as stimulate and accelerate national development, political consciousness and national integration.

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for recruitment into the Federal Teachers' Scheme (FTS) for 2020/2021 service period. The Federal Teachers' Scheme (FTS) is a two-year intervention programme established by the Federal Government in 2006 to assist States in addressing teacher shortage at the basic education level.

Duration of Job

The service period is for 2 Years and may be determined by the Universal Basic Education Commission

Location of Job

All states in Nigeria

Job Responsibilities

Teaching of Primary and Secondary School Students

Qualifications and Requirements
Must possess Bachelor's degree in Education or Bachelor degree with Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE), of not lower than Second Class (Lower Division) and not earned earlier than 2014.
  • Must have completed or been exempted from the National Youth Service Corp Scheme
  • Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) with credit passes in Teaching Practice and the Teaching Subjects, and not earned earlier than 2014, with specialization in any of the following subjects:
    1. English Language
    2. Mathematics
    3. Integrated Science
    4. Biology, Chemistry, Physics
    5. Agricultural Science
    6. Home Economics
    7. Technical/Technology Education
    8. Computer Science
    9. Computer Science or Information Technology
    10. Nigerian Languages
    11. Physical and Health Education
  • Not more than 35 years of age.
  • Not currently employed or enrolled under the NYSC, N-Power or any similar programme.
Remuneration (Expected Salary)

The Federal Government shall pay each participant a monthly salary of #30,000

Note:
Candidates will be required to upload their credentials (as listed on the site) together with their most recent passport photograph.
Enquiries

All enquiries relating to the online application should be directed to: ftssupport@flexisaf.com and +2347036662931.

Screening Tests

Shortlisted candidates will be required to sit for a Computer-Based Test as scheduled below:
Date: Saturday, 10th October, 2020
Venue: At designated CBT Centres in each State Capital (Information on this will be provided by the State Universal Basic Education Boards (SUBEBs) and UBEC Zonal and State Offices).
Time: 9.00 am
Enquiries about the Scheme should be directed to: 08033109307, 08033364779 and 08036014258.
Executive Secretary, UBEC

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidate for "Federal Ministry of Education Recruitment" should click the APPLY button below.

Commencement and Closing Date of Registration

Commencement Date for Registration: 10th September, 2020

Closing Date of Registration: 24th September, 2020

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Chevron Recruitment (2020)

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Chevron Employees Multipurpose Cooperative Society (CEMCS) Limited Recruitment

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Chevron Employees Multipurpose Cooperative Society (CEMCS) Limited Recruitment
Chevron Corporation is an American multinational energy corporation. One of the successor companies of Standard Oil, it is headquartered in San Ramon, California, and active in more than 180 countries including Nigeria. Chevron is engaged in every aspect of the oil, natural gas, and geothermal energy industries, including hydrocarbon exploration and production; refining, marketing and transport; chemicals manufacturing and sales; and power generation. Chevron is one of the world 's largest companies; as of March 2020, it ranked fifteenth in the Fortune 500 with a yearly revenue of $146.5 billion and market valuation of $136 billion according to Wikipedia.
Chevron Employees Multipurpose Cooperative Society Limited (CEMCS Ltd.) seeks to hire new employees to fill for the below roles:

Accounting Officer

Duration of Job

Full time

Location of Job

Lekki Lagos, Nigeria

Job Responsibilities

  1. Daily closure of sales made by the cashier.
  2. Remittance of sales report and sales returns to the internal control unit for verification and vetting.
  3. Reconciliation and maintenance of stock ledger on a monthly basis
  4. Remit to the bank promptly daily sales made by the cooperative society
  5. Prepare payment requests for all verified invoice and keep records of same for tracking purpose.
  6. Monthly stock count and preparation of a report on commodity profit.
  7. Receive and confirm all payments for all products and generate online receipts immediately.
  8. Daily monitoring and tracking of all inflows into our various bank account
  9. Issue receipts to all direct sales outlets for all payments received
  10. Prepare promptly sales daybook for all daily sales activities.
  11. Obtain input of sales from all sales outlets for incorporation into the sales report.
  12. Recording accounting entries into the company accounting system with accurate figures and proper classification and coding
  13. Perform all other assigned duties that will enhance profitability and the organisation from time to time.

Job Objectives

Candidates should have;

  1. To ensure that banking operations are properly managed
  2. Ensure all invoices are processed promptly for payment and track to ensure all outgoing payment requests attended to timely.
  3. Ensure accurate and complete collation of all sales made directly and from all other outlets.
  4. Ensure all sales are properly documented and receipted.
  5. Ensure all sales are remitted to the bank daily.

Qualifications and Requirements

Candidates should have bachelor 's degree in; Accounting, Finance, or Economics. And:

  • Minimum of 3 and maximum of 5 years post-graduate experience.
  • Must be a Chartered Accountant
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel and other MS Tools and ERP System

Software Developer

Duration of Job

Full time

Location of Job

Lekki Lagos, Nigeria

Job Responsibilities

We are looking to hire an experienced Net Developer with experience in frontend JS Frameworks (Vue.js/Reactjs) to help us keep growing.
Key roles experience

  1. Write clean, scalable code using .NET (C# & VB) programming languages
  2. Remain up to date with the terminology, concepts and best practices for software development.
  3. Develop technical interfaces, specifications, and architecture
  4. Maintain existing web applications
  5. Develop client displays and user interfaces
  6. Coordinate with network of professional software and app developers
  7. Bug detection and fixing
  8. B2C application and software development

Qualifications and Requirements

Candidates should have bachelor 's degree in BSc/BTech/HND/OND from any recognized institution.
Other requirements:

  • Familiarity with the ASP.NET framework, SQL Server, Oracle Database and design/architectural patterns
  • 2-3 years application/software development experience using C# .NET
  • Knowledge of at least one of the .NET languages (e.g. C#, Visual Basic .NET) and HTML5/CSS3
  • Familiarity with ASP.net core
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent troubleshooting and communication skills
  • Knowledge of REST and RPC APIs
  • Able to work well in a team setting

How to apply

Click on the below button to apply. You will be expected to select which role you are applying for before submitting your application.


Deadline

September 30th, 2020

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Flour mills recruitment (2020)

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Flour mills of Nigeria Recruitment 2020

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Graduate Trainee at Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc (FMN)
Flour Mills is one of Nigeria's leading food and agro-allied companies, and owners of Popular Golden Penny Food brand.
Considered as one of the most workers friendly companies in Nigeria with over 12,000 employees across Nigeria, today, Flour Mills has developed a diverse and truly inclusive environment, where employees can grow and reach their full potentials. Flour Mills of Nigeria is employing fresh graduates with high-potential to be developed and groomed into playing a major role in supporting the growth of their organization.

Duration of Job

Full time

Location of Job

All states in Nigeria

Description of Job

  • Flour Mills of Nigeria is looking for fresh graduates with high-potential to be developed and groomed into playing a major role in supporting the growth of their organization.
  • Successful Candidates will undergo 12 Months comprehensive training program (Classroom Lecture, In-Plant Training and Job Attachment) with our business towards acquiring relevant critical competencies.

Qualifications and Requirements

Candidates should have;

  • First Degree in Chemical Engineering, Polymer and Textile Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Must not be more than 27 years old by December 31, 2020
  • Must have completed NYSC by May, 2020
  • Must be result oriented and a good team player.
  • Possess good communications Skills and display initiative.

How to apply

Interested Candidates should send their Application and CV to recruitment@bagco-ng.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.


Deadline

September 3rd, 2020

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7up Recruitment

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Seven Up Bottling Company PLC bottles the makers of various soft drinks in Nigeria such as 7up, Teem, Mirinda, Pepsi Mountain Dew, H2oH!, Teem, Lipton Ice, Tea table water, and Aquafina is calling on interested applicants to fill the position of Research and Development Officer (Home and Personal Care)

Duration of Job

Full time

Location of Job

Lagos State, Nigeria

Description of Job

  • We are looking to hire a Research and Development Executive to manage our product innovation and development
  • He / she will be responsible for handling the various stages of product development from carrying out market surveys and providing data on what products are needed, to prototyping and testing before the product goes into full production.
  • The R&D executive will play a very crucial role in ensuring that we give our consumers the very best products.
  • He / she will make sure that all new products and innovations meet (or even surpass) all regulatory and statutory requirements

Duties to be Performed

  • Managing the end to end development process from concept to launch, ensuring complete visibility and traceability of work, these include:
  • Dealing with any customer complaint investigations or product issues.
  • Coordinating launches of new products or running trials alongside/together with product development.
  • Compiling / checking / approving product specifications and labeling.
  • Horizon scanning for innovative ingredients and technologies.
  • Timely & Appropriate inputs for successfully resolving process / product issues at manufacturing locations.
  • Working on packaging innovation and technology.
  • Modifying existing products and processes and developing new ones
  • Selecting raw materials and other ingredients from suppliers
  • Working on packaging innovation and technology.
  • Work within the budgetary constraints set for projects
  • Project categories will range from minor (e.g. product extension, Ingredients change) to major (e.g. disruptive innovation projects or creating new categories).
  • Coordinating within Cross-functional teams (CFT) to ensure delivery as per agreed timelines.
Qualifications and Requirements

  • A Graduate / Master's degree in Cosmetic Science, Chemistry or Biochemistry.
  • Creative product development experience (related to Home & Personal Care products) and able to demonstrate a thorough understanding on formulation strategies and manufacturing technologies.
  • At least 3 years of experience of leading new product development projects from concept to test and final implementation
  • Excellent project management, communication and presentation skills.
  • Good understanding of ingredients and processes
  • Good understanding of packaging and its interactions with product and acceptance through shelf life.

Deadline

September 9th, 2020

How to Apply

Candidates that meet the requirements and qualifications as specified above for Recruitment at Seven-Up Bottling Company Limited should send their CV with a Cover Letter as the body of the email to: careers@sevenup.org with the "Job title" as subject of the email.

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Nigeria Army Recruitment


Ongoing Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) and Short Service Combatant (SSC) Nigerian Army 2020 Recruitment

The Nigerian Army (NA) is the largest component of the Nigerian Armed Forces, and is responsible for land warfare operations. The Force is currently recruiting all interested eligible Nigerians for commission into the Nigerian Army (NA) as Short Service Combatant (SSC) Commission officers. The SSC is open to both civilians and serving military personnel (including females).

Entry Requirements and Qualifications

All interested applicants must satisfy the following conditions:

  1. Be a Nigerian as defined in the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 as amended.
  2. Be a male or female between the ages of 23 and 27 by January 2021.
  3. Be medically, mentally and physically fit according to Nigerian Army Standards.
  4. Be recommended and attested to his/her good character by at least 2 recognizable referees who is either a Local Government Chairman/Secretary or an officer of the Armed Forces not below the rank of a Lieutenant Colonel and equivalent or an Assistant Commissioner of Police and above who must hail from the applicant's state of origin. Passport photographs of referees must be affixed to the letter of attestation.
  5. Candidates must submit a Letter of Attestation from their former institutions.
  6. Measure in height at least 1.68m (for male) and 1.65m (for female).
  7. Must not have been convicted by any court of law. Military personnel must not have any disciplinary case and must be confirmed so by the Commanding Officer/Commander.
  8. Possess at least a first degree with not less than Second Class Lower Division or HND of not less than Lower Credit in the arts, sciences or humanities from accredited institution of learning. Courses of study must also be accredited at the time of study.
  9. Possess valid birth certificate endorsed by the National Population Commission, Hospital or Local Government Council or valid age declaration.
  10. Possess a valid certificate of state of origin.
  11. Applicants (other than serving members of the Armed Forces) must possess NYSC discharge certificate or a valid certificate of exemption. Applicants completing NYSC in 2020 are eligible to apply.
  12. Only post secondary academic credentials obtained from Year 2015 to date will be considered.
  13. Applicants must present valid contact addresses and telephone numbers of parent/guardians and Next of Kin.
  14. Candidates must not have any body inscriptions or tattoos.
  15. Candidates must tender all original copies of educational certificates (primary to post-secondary).
  16. Service personnel must present valid military identity cards and letters of recommendations by their Commanding Officers/Commanders.
    They must also present valid letter(s) of official sponsorship in tertiary academic institutions. Additionally, they must have served for a minimum period of 5 years in the Armed Forces of Nigeria. All service personnel applicants are under obligation to declare their service status on application as required by Harmonized Terms and Conditions of Service for the Armed Forces of Nigeria. Failing to do so constitutes an offence in addition to disqualification at any stage.
  17. Candidates must not be members of any cult/secret society/fraternity.
Conditions of Service

Short Service Combatant (SSC) will be granted for 15 years.Ten years will be on active list renewable thereafter for a period not more than 5 years. No extension shall be granted after the fifteenth year of commission except on conversion to regular combatant commission where applicable.

    Also:
  1. Officer cadets who successfully complete the military training shall be granted the rank of second lieutenant with seniority effective date of commencement of cadet training.
  2. Conversion to regular combatant commission is not automatic. It is based on availability of vacancy and other criteria that are or will be in force from time to time.
  3. All graduating officer cadets must sign an acceptance of the terms and conditions governing the Short Service Combatant Commission before they are granted commission into the Nigerian Army.
  4. The reckonable period of service for civilians who become commissioned officers will be based on the date of commencement of cadet training while that of military personnel applicants would be effective date of enlistment.
How to Apply

Applications are to be made online free of charge from 18th August 2020 to 29 September 2020.

A: How to Apply
  1. Go online and visit Nigerian Army web page at recruitment and choose SSC or DSSC option from the page.
  2. You will be redirected to the page where you can read the qualification criteria for the ongoing SSC and DSSC courses.
  3. Click on the "Apply Now" button for the SSC or DSSC as per your qualification.
  4. At the prompt, you will be required to select if you are serving/have served in the Armed Forces of Nigeria, choose the appropriate option and proceed.
  5. If you do not have an account click on "Sign Up" (a verification will be sent to you email) or enter you login details and log in.
  6. Fill out the form and ensure all required documents listed below are uploaded:
    • (a) Passport photograph.
    • (b) Educational certificates.
    • (c) Evidence of membership of any professional body.
    • (d) Certificate of state of origin.
    • (e) Birth certificate or age declaration.
  7. For DSSC applicants, note that the qualification selections available to you are dependent on the preferred corps selected.
B: Print Out

Applicants must print out their online generated photo-slip on completion of their application. The first page is to be signed by the Registrar of any Court of Law while the second page is to be signed by the applicants' Local Government Chairman/Secretary or any military officer of the rank of Lieutenant Colonel or equivalent and above who hails from an applicants' state of origin. Successful applicants would be required to take a written examination at selected examination centres selected by applicants or assigned as appropriate. Successful candidates would also present their printed photo-slips at Examination Centres and subsequently to the Selection Board during interview.

Closing Date

All applications must be submitted not later than 29th of September 2020.

For Further Information

For further information and enquiries about the processes, you can reach the Force through: 08179269294 and 08109959294 between 0800 - 1800 hours daily.

Requirements Summary
Minimum Age23
Maximum Age27
Minimum Height1.65
Minimum GradeSecond Class - Lower Division
Application Period19 Aug 20 - 29 Sep 20
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DIRECT SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION COURSE 26/2021


This section of the application is open to those that read a particular course in the University and they desire to work under the Nigerian Army
The Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) is open to both civilians and serving military personnel (including females)


To become:
  1. Nigerian Army Engineers: Applicants must possess a minimum of BSc (Engr), B Engr (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) in any of the following areas: Civil Engineering, Quantity Survey, Architectural Engineering, Building Technology and Geographic Information Systems. Such academic fields must be registered with the Nigerian Society of Engineers and Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) or regulating professional bodies.
  2. Nigerian Army Signals: Applicants must possess a minimum of BSc, B Tech, B Engr (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) in any of the following areas: Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, Software Development, Software Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering, Control Systems Engineering, Network Design and Engineering, UAV Pilot, Geographic Information Systems Engineering, Microwave Engineering, Database Management Engineering and Administration, Project Management Engineering and Systems Control Engineering.
  3. Nigerian Army Intelligence Corps: Applicants must possess a minimum of BSc, B Engr, B Tech, BA (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) in any of the following areas: Software Development, Mobile (Android/IOS) Development, Ethical Hacking/Penetration testing, Cyber Security, Digital Forensic Analysis, Geographic Information Systems Analysis, Database Administration, Satellite Imaging and Remote Sensing, Data Analysis, Network Security Analysis, Artificial Intelligence, Linguistics (French, Arabic, Kanuri, Fulfulde/interpreters), Graphic Design and Animation, Social Media Analysis and Computer Science.
  4. Nigerian Army Intelligence Corps of Supply and Transport: Applicants must possess a minimum of BSc, BA (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) in any of the following areas: Catering and Hotel Management, Hospitality Service, Transport and Logistics, Business Administration, Fire and Safety. A good working experience will be an added advantage.
  5. Nigerian Army Ordinance Corps: Applicants must possess a minimum of BSc, B Engr, BA (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) in any of the following areas: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science, Procurement, Textile Technology/Leather Works, Printing Technology, Purchasing & Supply, Biochemistry, Logistics Management Chemical Engineering.
  6. Nigerian Army Electrical and Mechanical Engineers: Applicants must possess a minimum of B Eng, BSc (Eng) (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) in any of the following areas: Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Weapon Engineering, Computer Engineering and Material/Metallurgical Engineering. Such academic fields must be registered with the Nigerian Society of Engineers and Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) or regulating professional bodies.
  7. Nigerian Army Medical Corps: All applicants for Medical Corps are expected to present proof of registration with their professional regulatory bodies and current practicing license.
  8. (1): Medical and Dental Consultants: Applicants could belong to either of the following fields of specialization such as General Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Anesthesia, Neuro-Surgery, Cardiothoracic, ENT Surgery, Physicians (Cardiologists, Endocrinologist, Nephrologists and Neurologists), Ophthalmologists as well as Obstetrics and Gynecologists, Pediatricians and Family Physicians. Applicants must also consider the following criteria:
    • Must be Fellow of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria or equivalent Postgraduate Medical College.
    • Not be more than 40 years of age by January 2021.
    • Must have full registration of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) for the undergraduate degree and additional qualification registration as appropriate.
    • Must have current MDCN license to practice as a specialist.
  9. (2): General Duty Medical/Dental Officers: Applicants must possess MBBS/BDS or equivalent with not more than 5 years post - qualification experience and must be fully registered with the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria.
  10. (3): Optometrists: Applicants must possess Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree and must be registered with the appropriate professional body.
  11. (4): Dental Therapists/Dental Surgery Assistant and Dental Technologists: Applicants must possess Higher Diplomas and must be fully registered with relevant professional bodies.
  12. (5): Clinical Psychologists: Applicants must possess BSc in Clinical Psychology.
  13. (6): Nurses: Applicants must possess BSc Nursing and fully registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria.
  14. (7): Pharmacists: Applicants must possess Bachelor of Pharmacy and must be fully registered with the Pharmacist Council of Nigeria.
  15. (8): Professionals Allied to Medicine: Applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower degree in any of the following areas: Radiology - Medical Image Science, Hospital Administration, BMLS, AIMLS, and AIMLT - Medical Laboratory Science, Physiotherapy, Environmental Health Workers, Nutrition/Dietetics, Health Service Administration and Health Information Management, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy.
  16. Nigerian Army Band Corps: Applicants must possess a minimum of BA (Second Class Lower) degree or HND Lower Credit or equivalent in Music with L.R.A.M and A.R.C.M.
  17. Nigerian Army Corps of Military Police: Applicants must possess LLB BL, and a minimum of BSc, BA (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) in any of the following areas: Criminology, Sociology, Psychology, Computer Science, Statistics, Forensic Science and Veterinary Medicine.
  18. Nigerian Army Finance Corps: Applicants must possess a minimum of BA (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) in any of the following areas: Accountancy, Information and Computer Technology, Business & Financial Management, Insurance, Registration with any of the following Professional Accountancy qualification is compulsory: ICAN, ANAN, ACMA, ACCA, ACA.
  19. Nigerian Army Education Corps: Applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower degree in any of the following areas: BSc (Ed) or BA (Ed) in Library/Information Science, Guidance and Counseling, Linguistics and Literature in (French, Portuguese, English, Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba, Fulfulde, Arabic, Efik/Ibibio, Kanuri Languages), History, Creative Art, Agricultural Science, Archives, Museology and Educational Psychology. Note: All applicants for Education Corps, are expected to present proof of registration with their professional regulatory bodies.
  20. Directorate of Chaplain Services (Protestant): Applicants must possess minimum of BA (Second Class Lower) degree in Theology/Divinity from any of the Seminaries/Universities recognized by the NA Directorate of Chaplain Services (Protestant). Applicants must belong to one of the 18 major denominations of the protestant faith. Soldier applicants must have served the NA with a minimum of 6 years experience in Chaplaincy work and must be vetted and recommended by the NA Directorate of Chaplain Services (Protestant). Applicants must provide proof of Ordination, attestation and certification by an ordained Bishop.
  21. Directorate of Chaplain Services (Roman Catholic): Applicants must possess a minimum of Bachelor (Second Class Lower) degree in any of the following areas: Philosophy and Theology from a Roman Catholic approved seminary, affiliated to a National Universities Commission accredited by a University or Urbanian University, Rome. Applicants must have good standing in the church and be released by a Diocesan Bishop with a proof of ordination. Applicants must be vetted and recommended by the NA Directorate of Chaplain Services (Roman Catholic).
  22. Directorate of Islamic Affairs: Applicants must possess a minimum of BA, B Ed (Second Class Lower) degree in Arabic and Islamic Studies, LLB Sharia and Arabic Language from recognized Nigerian universities, Azhar University, Cairo or Saudi University. Each applicant would be required to produce testimony of excellent character from a reputable Islamic religious organization in Nigeria. Applicants must be able to speak Arabic and English Language.
  23. Directorate of Legal Service: Applicants must possess LLB BL from a recognized institution. A minimum of 2 years post Law School legal practice is required and applicants must present evidence of such.
  24. Directorate of Army Public Relations: Applicants must possess a minimum of BSc, BA (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) in Mass Communication, Audio Visual Technology, Television and Film Production, Information Technology, Public Relations, Journalism, Communication and Theatre Arts, Printing Technology, International Relations and Political Science, Newspaper and Print Technology, Radio Production, Broadcasting and Public Administration. Applicants must have evidence of Membership of any Professional body relating to media operation and journalism.
  25. Directorate of Army Physical Training: Applicants must possess a minimum of BSc or BA (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) in any of the following areas: Human Kinetics and Health Education, Sports Management, Sport Coaching, Sports Psychology, Sport Physiology, Sports Marketing and Exercise and Sports Science.
  26. Directorate of Army Aviation: Applicants must possess a minimum of BSc/B Eng (Second Class Lower) degree or HND (Lower Credit) with other relevant trade qualification from government - approved institutions for the following fields: Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering, Aircraft Maintenance Mechanical Engineering, Meteorology and Air Traffic Control and Communications.
Entry Requirements and Qualifications
    All applicants must satisfy the following conditions:
  • Be a Nigerian as defined in the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
  • Be a male or female between the ages of 20 and 30 years, while medical consultants be not more than 40 years of age by January 2021.
  • Be medically, mentally and physically fit according to NA standards.
  • Be recommended and attested to his/her good character by at least 2 recognizable referees who is either a Local Government Chairman/Secretary or an officer of the Armed Forces not below the rank of a Lieutenant Colonel and equivalent or an Assistant Commissioner of Police and above who must hail from the applicant's state of origin. Passport photographs of referees must be affixed to the letter of attestation.
  • Applicants must submit a letter of Attestation from their former institutions.
  • Measure in height at least 1.68m (for male) and 1.65m (for female).
  • Must Not have been convicted by any court of law. Military personnel applying must be free from any disciplinary case and endorsed by the applicant's Commanding Officer/Commander.
  • Possess at least a first degree with not less than Second Class Lower Division or HND of not less than Lower Credit from any accredited institution of learning.
  • Possess valid birth certificate endorsed by the National Population Commission, Hospital or Local Government Council or valid age declaration.
  • Possess a valid certificate of state of origin.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC discharge certificate or a valid exemption as appropriate.
  • Graduates with professional qualifications must be duly registered by relevant regulating bodies recognized by Nigerian Laws at the commencement of cadet training.
  • Only post secondary academic credentials obtained from 2011 to date will be considered.
  • Applicants must present valid contact addresses and telephone numbers of parent/guardians and Next of Kin.
  • Candidates must not have any body inscriptions or tattoos.
  • Candidates must tender all original copies of educational certificates (primary to post secondary).
  • Service personnel must present valid military identity cards and letters of recommendations by their Commanding Officers/Commanders. They must also present valid letter(s) of NA sponsorship to tertiary academic institutions. Additionally, they must have served for a period of not less than 5 years in the unit.
  • Candidates must not belong to any cult/society/fraternity.
  • All female applicants are advised to seek commission into specialist corps like Medical, Legal Service, Supply and Transport or Army Public Relations.
Conditions of Service

Direct Short Service Commission will be granted for a total of 15 years, for an initial period of 8 years, renewable yearly for another period of 7 years. Direct Regular Commission may be granted on conversion after 3 years as a commissioned officer.

    It should be noted that:
  • Conversion to Direct Regular Commission is not automatic but based on application by an eligible commissioned officer. It is however based on availability of vacancy and other criteria that are or will be in force from time to time.
  • All graduating officer cadets must sign an acceptance of the terms and conditions governing the Direct Short Service Commission before they are granted commission into the Nigerian Army.
  • The reckon-able period of service for civilians who become commissioned officers will be based on the date of commencement of cadet training while that of military personnel applicants would be date of enlistment.
  • Medical Consultant Officers on successful completion of military training shall be granted the rank of Major.
  • Officer cadets who successfully complete the military training shall be granted the rank of Lieutenant with seniority effective date of commission except for medical consultants.
Method of Application

Applications are to be made online free of charge from 18'th of August 2020 to 29'th of September 2020.

How to Apply
  1. Go online and visit Nigerian Army webpage at: www.nigerianarmyms.ng and choose SSC or DSSC option from the page.
  2. You will be redirected to the page where you can read the qualification criteria for the ongoing SSC and DSSC courses.
  3. Click on the "Apply Now" button for the SSC or DSSC as per your qualification.
  4. At the prompt, you will be required to select if you are serving/have served in the Armed Forces of Nigeria, choose the appropriate option and proceed.
  5. If you do not have an account click on "Sign Up" (a verification will be sent to you email) or enter you login details and log in.
  6. Fill out the form and ensure all required documents listed below are uploaded:
    1. Passport photograph.
    2. Educational certificates.
    3. Evidence of membership of any professional body.
    4. Certificate of state of origin.
    5. Birth certificate or age declaration.
  7. For DSSC applicants, note that the qualification selections available to you are dependent on the preferred corps selected.

Print Out

Applicants must print out their online generated photo-slip on completion of their application. The first page is to be signed by the Registrar of any Court of Law while the second page is to be signed by the applicants' Local Government Chairman/Secretary or any military officer of the rank of Lieutenant Colonel or equivalent and above who hails from an applicant's state of origin. Successful applicants would be required to take a written examination at selected examination centres selected by applicants or assigned as appropriate. Successful candidates would also present their printed photo-slips at Examination Centres and subsequently to the Selection Board during interview.


Closing Date

All applications must be submitted online not later than 29 September 2020.

For Further Clarifications

For further inquiry, please call 08179269294 and 08109959294 between 0800 - 1800 hours daily.

Requirements Summary
Minimum Age20
Maximum Age30
Minimum Height1.65
Minimum GradeSecond Class - Lower Division
Application Period19 Aug 20 - 29 Sep 20

Apply