The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Recruitment is an avenue open to all interested Nigerians to vie for the job vacancies/positions available in the NPA Recruitment process from the starting to closing dates of recruitment with the required requirements if met.

NPA Recruitments

What is the Work of NPA in Nigeria?

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has been saddled with the responsibility of managing and running the major ports in the country which are situated in Cross River State, Delta Lagos, and Rivers States.

They regulate, maintain, develop and own, handle cargo, secure ships and carry out other duties to ensure the smooth running of the different ports in the Country.

This article serves to bring unbiased information to the readers concerning all they would ever need to know to successfully apply to the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Recruitment.

Inquiries like the recruitment process, how do I join NPA, recruitment requirements, NPA salary structure, and other necessary information will be given out here.

So grab a slice of pizza (pun intended), sit back, relax, and read down to find out more.

NPA Recruitment 2023 Details

Job LocationNationwide
Job TypeFederal Government Job
Name of RecruitmentNPA Recruitment
Name of OrganizationNigerian Ports Authority
Number of VacanciesYet to be released
Starting and Closing dateTo Be Announced
Method of applicationOnline, Offline
Official Website

NPA Recruitment Application Form and Official Recruitment Portal

The official Application form for the NPA Recruitment exercise is hosted at their official recruitment portal which is

Note: Registration into the NPA is absolutely free and there are no known methods of applying offline as application forms are completely free of charge and are only available online. Kindly restrain from giving anyone any type of gratification as no one can recruit you except you go through the official recruitment portal.

Is the NPA Recruitment Portal Open 2023?

The NPA registration portal is currently not open and recruitment is not ongoing for 2023. Kindly bookmark this page and come back to check at a later time for updated information.


NPA Recruitment Requirements 2023

To successfully apply for a job vacancy/position in the NPA, the applicant must have fulfilled certain requirements. Kindly see the list of requirements listed below:

General Requirements

1. Must have attended an accreditated and recognized institution and duly obtained his Bsc/HND in Geophysics, Marine Engineering, Safety, and other related courses

2. Additional certifications will be of added advantage like NEBOSH, CIEHs, and the rest.

3. Must be computer literate with the ability to use the Microsoft suites and other software to work effectively

4. Applicants must be Nigerian by birth or Naturalization

5. Candidate must have passed WASSCE/GCE/NECO or NABTEB in at most two sittings with a minimum of four credits, English Language Inclusive.
Applicant must not have been convicted of any felony in the past

6. The candidate must be medically, physically, and psychologically

7. Must have completed his NYSC and have obtained his NYSC Discharge Cert/ Exemption letter as the case may be.

How to Apply for NPA Recruitment 2023

Those interested in applying must follow the proper application procedures in order to be considered for the position.

Interested applicants should apply by following the processes outlined below:


  • Before you begin the application process, have your CV and Passport photograph
  • Visit or for the NPA recruitment portal
  • Select the vacancy you’re vying for and read the instructions
  • Complete the application form with the credentials demanded
  • Submit your application.


For offline application, interested candidates can send their well written out CV which includes their Email, contact address, phone numbers, and passport photograph to:

General Manager Human Resources,
Nigerian Ports Authority,
26/28 Marina, Lagos. 

Note: After submission of the Application, it’s advisable to wait for their email or message so that you could be moved to the next stage in the recruitment process

NPA Starting and Closing Date 2023: The starting date and the closing date for the NPA Recruitment are not yet out.

NPA 2023/2024 List Of Shortlisted Candidates: The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) list of shortlisted candidates for 2023/2024 is not out.

NPA Salary Scale 2023

The NPA salary scale is explained in the table below:

1Adminisitrative secretaryN540,000 – 567,000
2AdministratorN840,000 – N850,000
3Real Estate AssociateN600,000 – N604,000
4LecturerN3,500,000 – N3,600,000
5Legal Officer720,000 – 750,000

**It should be noted that these figures are purely estimates as there is limited information about the NPA salary structure. Should more concrete information arise, this page will be updated.


NPA Contact Information

You can reach them on their details provided below:

Corporate Head Office: Nigerian Ports Authority, 26/28 Marina, P.M.B 12588 Lagos, Lagos.
Mail to: [email protected]
Mail to: [email protected]
+234 01463 7496
+234 01463 7497
+234 01463 7498

In Summary, The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Recruitment is a chance to join the ranks of the federal Government Agency primarily given the responsibility of effectively handling and managing all the ports in the country.

If you love to be at the forefront of decision-making, developing and running properties as ports, then this opportunity is for you.

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