Hailed as India’s largest oil and gas exploration and production company, ONGC was set up at Tel Bhawan (Patiala House) at Dehradun in 1956. It is a Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) of the Government of India under the administrative control of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas. Having its headquarters in Dehradun, ONGC produces 77% of India’s crude oil (equivalent to around 30% of the country’s total demand) and around 62% of its natural gas.
Work areas of ONGC
ONGC has spread its wings in exploring and exploiting hydrocarbons in 26 sedimentary basins of India and it owns and operates over 11,000 km of pipelines in the country. The corporation holds an equity stake of 68.94% and has discovered 6 of the 7 commercially producing Indian basins in the last 50 years, adding over 7.1 billion tonnes of in-place oil and gas volume of hydrocarbons in Indian basins. Currently, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited’s international subsidiary ONGC Videsh is running projects in 17 countries.
Jobs at ONGC
ONGC offers multitude of opportunities to the aspirants to apply for jobs at lower, middle and senior executive level in several disciplines that only candidates belonging to the following streams can apply:
- Construction and Maintenance
- Electronics and Telecommunications
- Computer Engineering and Programming
- Physics with Electronics
Support and Administration
- Finance and Accounts
- Economics and Statistics
- Industrial Engineering
- Industrial Relations
- Medical and Paramedical
- Public Relations or Corporate Communications
- Security and Vigilance
- Fire Services
- Materials Management
How to reach ONGC:
The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has its headquarters at Tel Bhawan, Mall Road in Krishna Nagar in Dehradun. It is located at a distance of 3 km from Clock Tower Dehradun and can be easily accessed either by bus or auto. Dehradun railway station at 4 km away is the nearest railhead to ONGC. Jolly Grant airport at 32 km away is the closest airport from here. Taxis to ONGC headquarters can be easily available from the airport.