More than 21,000 overseas and local job opportunities will offered initially by the Labor department in online jobs fair starting this week.
The Balik-trabaho e-jobs and online jobs fair are being mounted by the Bureau of Local Employment (BLE) and the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) with partner agencies, coinciding with the 87th anniversary of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Tuesday,
“As the economy rebounds and some countries are gradually opening their economies, DOLE Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd invited jobseekers to take advantage of the online job fair, which offers a wide range of local and overseas vacancies from more than 600 domestic companies and 15 licensed recruitment agencies,” the DOLE said in a statement.
Bello said DOLE is adopting a virtual job fair system in compliance with government restrictions on mass gatherings.
The e-jobs for local placement is being undertaken with the collaboration with digital portal Mynimo.com and the Public Employment Service Offices (PESO) across the country.
There are also career talks with employers and industry leaders aimed to help job applicants find unique opportunities and job vacancies, as well as encourage a better understanding of each company’s work culture.
For overseas jobs, most vacancies are for factory workers, nurses, nursing aides, and care workers.
There are also vacancies for engineers, CAD operators, telecommunications rigging technicians, maintenance technicians, carpenters, foreman, laborers, and building cleaning workers.
Also offered are job vacancies for supervisor, physical fitness coach, cake decorator, cook, food server, restaurant worker, waiter, waitress, counter service staff, and service staff.The countries of destination are Singapore, Taiwan, Japan, Germany, New Zealand, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Myanmar, Jordan, Ivory Coast, Lebanon, Ghana, Micronesia, Turks and Caicos, Palau, Falkland Island and Bahrain. SOVEREIGNPH