Press Releases

The National Swim Team travelled to Aruba to compete in the 29th CARIFTA Swimming Championships held April 22-26, thanks to a donation from Petrojam Limited. As part of their commitment to health, education and sports, the company donated $5 million dollars to the Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica (ASAJ) on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at the National Aquatic Centre. 

The safety initiatives of the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM), the National Road Safety Council and the Jamaica Gasolene Retailers Association were further strengthened by donations from Petrojam.
On Thursday, August 22, Petrojam Limited symbolically handed over an aggregate of one million dollars to the organizations in a small ceremony attended by Director General, ODPEM, Mr. Richard Thompson, President, JGRA, Mr. Derrick Thompson, Executive Director, NRSC, Mrs. Paula Fletcher and members of the Petrojam Management Committee.

Jamaica Fire Brigade Officers will be able to access essential training thanks to a donation of three million dollar boost from Petrojam to fund critical training programmes for its officers.  The presentation was made on Tuesday, August 12, at the York Park Fire Station, Orange Street, Kingston.
The donation was made following a need expressed by the JFB for firefighters to undergo training in Auto Extrication, Urban Search and Rescue and Confined Space Entry.  A part of the donation fund public education initiatives during National Fire Awareness Week.

On Monday, January 6, 2014, Petrojam Limited welcomed the second batch of Interns in its Graduate Internship Programme. Fourteen tertiary graduates from a cross-section of disciplines including Human Resource Management, Accounting, Mechanical Engineering and Information Technology have been granted a one-year internship to assist them in better transitioning into the world of work. The Programme, launched in 2013, is geared at providing valuable work experience to graduates in order to increase their marketability.