[VACANCY] Engineering Trainee (Civil, Structural, Mechanical, and Electrical)

Engineering Trainee (Civil, Structural, Mechanical, and Electrical)

Job Type: Full Time

Qualification: BA/BSc/HND

Experience: None

Location: Edo

Job Field: Building and Construction, Engineering/Technical, Graduate Jobs, Internships, and Volunteering


We will train the successful candidates for 1 (One) year under the scheme.

At the end of the program, we will offer successful candidates permanent employment with the Edo State Government.

Job Description:

  • Collaborate with senior engineers to assist in the development and implementation of urban and regional primary plans.
  • Support in the planning, design, and execution of infrastructural projects and ensure compliance with standards and regulations.
  • Conduct research, collect data, and analyze information related to urban development, housing initiatives, and infrastructure systems.
  • Assist in the evaluation and assessment of existing infrastructure, identifying areas for improvement, and recommending appropriate solutions.
  • Take part in site visits and inspections to assess project progress, quality control, and adherence to specifications.
  • Collaborate with the project team to prepare technical reports, feasibility studies, and project proposals.
  • Learn and use advanced technology tools and software relevant to the respective engineering disciplines (Civil, Structural, Mechanical, or Electrical).
  • Contribute to preparing detailed engineering drawings, plans, and specifications for infrastructure projects.
  • Stay updated with industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies within the respective engineering fields.
  • Collaborate effectively with team members, stakeholders, and external partners to ensure timely and successful project completion.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and standards, promoting a safe working environment for all personnel involved in the projects.
  • Conducting research, collating data, and submitting to all forms of evaluation during training.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree (minimum of Second Class Lower) or HND (minimum of Lower Credit) in Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.
  • Proficiency in using engineering design software, such as AutoCAD, ETABS, STAAD Pro, Revit, or equivalent.
  • Registration with the relevant professional body is an added advantage.
  • Strong interest in urban planning, housing development, and regional development are added advantages.
  • Solid understanding of engineering principles, concepts, and practices within the respective disciplines are added advantage.
  • Candidates must possess NYSC Discharge or Exemption Certificate.
  • Candidates must be computer literate, with good interpersonal/leadership skills, and the ability to effectively work in teams.
  • Applicants must be between the ages of 22-30.
  • Experience in using CAD & GIS Tools will be an added advantage.

Method of Application:

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their Application Letters with an attached Curriculum Vitae (CV) to:

The Ministry of Physical Planning, Housing, Urban and Regional Development,

2nd Floor, Block C, Edo State Secretariat Complex,

Sapele Road, Benin City,

Edo State.

And apply online.


  • We will contact only shortlisted candidates.
  • Candidates shall apply for only 1 (One) position. Multiple applications will cause automatic disqualification.
  • The selection process will involve a review of applications, interviews, and possibly technical assessments.
  • The Ministry does not require candidates to make any payments to any person or organization as equal opportunity is guaranteed for all candidates in this merit-driven recruitment exercise.
  • This position is open to residents and indigenes of Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.
  • The Ministry of Physical Planning, Housing, Urban and Regional Development is an equal-opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Are you interested and qualified? Go to https://www.myjobmag.com/apply-now/564038Edo State Government on docs.google.com to apply.

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