DOLE Schedules Metro Job Fairs

MANILA Philippines --- Jobseekers will have a better chance of landing a job this year by simply visiting the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) job fairs.

Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz announced that the DOLE-NCR is initially holding 106 job fairs, particularly in Metro Manila, from mega job fairs, city and municipal fairs, in-house job fairs, mini-job fairs, and barangay job fairs at accessible venues such as city and municipal halls, Public Employment Service Offices, schools, sports gyms, and malls.

Baldoz said of the 106 job fairs, only 12 are for overseas, proving that "there are plenty of available jobs locally and that job seekers only need to qualify to avail themselves of these employment opportunities."

She said DOLE also plans to hold job fairs in the regions.

"One of the advantages of visiting a DOLE job fair is that a job seeker spends less money and less time and minimal effort to find a job because DOLE gathers as many employers as possible --whether local or overseas--under one roof," Baldoz said.

"The DOLE also ensures that its government partners bring in to the job fair their services, such as the birth certificate issuance services of the National Statistics Office; the clearance certificate issuance services of the National Bureau of Investigation and the Philippine National Police; the social security benefits programs of the Social Security System; and the passport issuance services of the Department of Foreign Affairs," she said

The DOLE-NCR schedule of job fairs is as follows:

January 5, 12, 19, and 26--PESO Mandaluyong; Jan 7, 14-18, 21, 23, 25, 28, and 30--PESO Taguig; January 8--SM Supermarket Mandaluyong; January 9--PESO Taguig and SM Homeworld Mandaluyong; January 11--E-Performax Mandaluyong, PESO Makati-Pasay, and PESO Taguig; January 22--SM Supermarket and PESO Mandaluyong; and January 25--PESO Makati;

February 4, 5, 16, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, and 27--PESO Taguig; February 8, 11, and 15--PESO Pasay; and February 16 and 23--PESO Mandaluyong;

March 1--PESO Muntinlupa; and March 22--PESO Quezon City and Pasay;

April 1, 3, 5, 8, 10, and 12--PESO Taguig; April 12 and 26--Special Job Fair in PESO Makati and Pasay; and April 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, and 29--PESO Taguig;

May 1--SM Super Center Mega Job Fair Muntinlupa; May 6, 8, 22, 24, 29 and 31--PESO Taguig; and May 10--Mega Job Fair PESO Makati and Pasay;

June 3, 5, 7, 10, 14, 17, 19, 21, 24, and 28--PESO Taguig; and June 21--Mega Job Fair PESO Quezon City and PESO Pasay;

July 6, 26, and 27--PESO Mandaluyong; and July 12 and 26--PESO Pasay;

August 3, 10, 16, 17, 21, and 31--PESO Mandaluyong; and August 16--Mega Job Fair PESO Pasay;

September 6--Mega Job Fair PESO Quezon City; September 7, 14, and 28--PESO Mandaluyong; and September 13 and 27--PESO Pasay;

October 5, 12, 19, 25, and 26--PESO Mandaluyong; and October 11 and 25--Special Job Fair PESO Makati and Pasay;

November 8--Special Job Fair PESO Makati and Pasay; and November 15--Mega Job Fair PESO Quexon City ; and

December 2--Mega Job fair PESO Makati and Pasay.

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