Jobs and Livelihood Fair opens on June 12-14
Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City (11 June) -- As part of the 2009 Independence Day Celebration, the Department of National Defense (DND) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), in coordination with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and other national government agencies, invites jobseekers to a jobs and livelihood fair for Region XII on June 12, 13 and 14, 2009 at Rizal Park, Koronadal City and on June 13 and 14, 2009 at the KCC Mall Convention Center in General Santos City.
Various job opportunities will be available for nurses, teachers, Bantay Dagat and Bantay Gubat volunteers, forest extension workers, lake cleaners, construction workers, laborers and other vacant government positions. Local employers will also be looking for call center agents, customer relations officers, management trainees, marketing staff, encoders and sales associates. Overseas recruitment agencies will also offer employment for domestic helpers, nurse staff, respiratory therapists, electricians, drivers and x-ray technicians.
The AFP will also put up recruitment booths for those interested to join the military as officers or enlisted personnel. Recruitment teams from the Army, Navy, Air Force, Technical/Admin Services and PMA (Philippine Military Academy) will be on hand to help applicants. Those interested are advised to bring their birth certificate, resume/bio-data, transcript of records and/or college diploma.
A one-stop shop will also be set up for those applying for IDs and clearances from NBI, SSS, Pag-Ibig, DTI, DFA, Philhealth and OWWA.
This jobs and livelihood fair is part of President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo's Comprehensive Livelihood and Emergency Employment Program or CLEEP to soften the impact of the worldwide economic crisis on our countrymen. The DND-AFP is also participating in the jobs and livelihood fair at the Quirino Grandstand in Manila from June 12 to 14, 2009.
Labanan ang kahirapan! Trabahong handog ni Presidente Arroyo sa ating kababayan sa Araw ng Kalayaan! (CRS-AFP/PIA) [top]