30,000 jobs available in Saturday’s Jobstreet fair-A A +A
Friday, October 11, 2013
SOME 30,000 jobs from 60 participating local and overseas companies will be made available to jobseekers in the 2nd Davao Jobstreet.com Career Fair slated Saturday, October 12, at the Kadayawan Hall of NCCC Mall of Davao.
The job fair opens at 10 a.m. and closes at 10 p.m.
"This will be the final leg of our Career Fair Series 2013, that was held nationwide. This event will help fulfill JobStreet's vision of helping one million Filipinos find a job within one week," said JobStreet.com sales director Philip A. Gioca in a press conference at the La Toscana Italian Bar and Restaurant on Thursday.
Companies like Asia Brewery Inc., Convergys, NCCC, Nestle, Phoenix, and Sutherland are set to hire new employees during the fair.
Jobstreet marketing services and communication manager Eileen G. Camarillo said they will be expecting some 3,000 walk-in and pre-registered jobseekers who will be applying for available jobs.
She said they can expect around 100 jobseekers to be hired on the spot.
Camarillo urged jobseekers to pre-register online so that they can have an early start in the fair. Early registrants will have the privilege to gain entry in the fair at 8 a.m.
Applicants may pre-register at www.jobstreet.com.ph/event/careerfair/davao.htm
The career fair was also held in the cities of Manila, Cagayan de Oro, Cavite, Pampanga, Laguna, and Cebu.
The site offers more than 90,000 job vacancies from some 22,000 employers. It has an estimated 4.7 million users in its database and some 150,000 are from Davao.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on October 12, 2013.