Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited is inviting applications from eligible candidates for the post of Legal Officer.

About Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited

Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited (CPCL) is a leading Public Sector Organization and a Group Company of Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., in the field of Hydro-carbon processing with a refining capacity of 10.5 MMTPA located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

About the Position

CPCL invites applications from young, self-motivated and energetic persons of Indian Nationality for the post of Legal Officer.

No. of Positions

  • 01

Age Limit

  • The Upper Age Limit is 28 years.
  • Age relaxation as per the norms applicable.

Application Fees

  • General, EWS and OBC – INR 1000/-
  • SC / ST / PwBD / ExSM / Women – Nil


  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should have acquired Graduate Degree in Law / LLB or equivalent.
  • Candidates must have secured a minimum of 60% of marks (or equivalent CGPA and above) in the Graduation.
  • Candidate must have minimum 2 years of post-qualification work experience as a Law Officer in a Public Sector Undertaking / Nationalized Bank / Statutory Corporation / Central or State Government Department / Undertaking or Institution / Large Private Sector Organization / Lawyer or Advocate in a reputed Law Firm.

How to Apply?

  • Candidates may submit their applications through the link provided at the end of this post.

Selection Procedure

  • The selection shall be made through a Personal Interview to be held in Chennai.
  • Candidates will be short-listed for Personal Interviews based on their qualifications, experience and overall suitability.


  • Candidates will be appointed on the IDA Pay Scale of 50,000-1,80,000 on basic pay of Rs. 50,000/- in Grade ‘A’ in the Supervisory cadre, subject to medical fitness.
  • Besides Basic Pay, the Industrial pattern of DA, HRA, Cafeteria, Conveyance Maintenance, Performance Related Pay (PRP), Contributory Provident Fund, Gratuity, LFA (lumpsum) / LTC, Reimbursement of Medical expenses for Self and dependents and other benefits including Superannuation benefits would be provided according to the rules of the Corporation.
  • The Cost to Company, including PRP, works out to about 17 lakhs per annum.

Important Dates

  • Application Deadline – September 21, 2022
  • Last date for deposit of online payment – September 21, 2022
  • Tentative date for downloading Admit Card – October 4, 2022
  • Tentative date of Online Test – October 16, 2022

Contact Information

For any clarifications, please email at cpcl[at]

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