PIA Press Release
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
DOLE to hold job fairs in 10 regions this first quarterPAGADIAN CITY, Jan. 24 (PIA) - Jobs seekers can now start their job search at their own communities, as the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is making it easier for them by bringing the jobs through its job fairs in the regions.
Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz recently announced that DOLE has already outlined its job fair schedule in ten regions during the first quarter.
The schedule of the job fairs is already available at the online site of the Phil-Jobnet, or http://phil.job-net, which is linked to the DOLE websiste, www.dole.gov.ph; to the Bureau of Local Employment website, www.ble.dole.gov.ph; to the website of the Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns, www.bwsc.dole.gov.ph; and to the website of the TESDA, www.tesda.gov.ph, Baldoz said.
She added that the schedule can also be viewed in the websites of DOLE regional offices under the internal link, Calendar of Events.
The BLE, a service agency of the DOLE which hosts the Phil-Jobnet, has reported to Baldoz that the job fairs schedule was set by the DOLE regional offices and Public Employment Service Offices in cooperation with private sectors employers and other DOLE partners.
The regions which have scheduled their first quarter job fairs are the National Capital Region (NCR) Regions 2, 4-A, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, and the Cordillera Adaminsitratve Region (CAR).
In Region 9, the scheduled job fairs are as follows: January 24 Labason Gymnasium, Labason, Zamboanga del Norte; February 26 and March 30 Summit Center, Zamboanga City; March (date to be announced later) Kalawit Gymnasium, Kalawit, Zamboanga del Norte and earlier this month (January 12) Pagadian City hosted a job fair at the city gymnasium in line with its annual fiesta. (JPA/DOLE/PIA9/CAL)