Dole-Zamboanga: 44,192 jobs on Labor Day-A A +A
Thursday, May 1, 2014
THE Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) has announced that 44,192 job vacancies both for local and overseas employment are up for grabs in the 112th Labor Day Celebration Thursday in Zamboanga City.
Zamboanga City Field Office Labor Employment Officer Ian Lahi said the jobs fair is part of this year’s celebration of Labor Day.
This year’s Labor Day celebration is anchored on the theme “Sa Sipag, Tiyaga, at Talino, Buong Mundo Saludo sa Manggagawang Pilipino.”
Lahi said the jobs fair will be held at the covered court of the Western Mindanao State University from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Lahi said that 39,489 of the 44,192 job vacancies are for overseas employment and the remaining 4,703 for local employment.
He said that a total of 44 private companies and government agencies as well as recruitment agencies for overseas employment will participate in the jobs fair.
He said there will be also raffle bonanza which will be held side-by-side with the jobs fair.
A motorcade and a Labor Day program will be held ahead of the jobs fair, he said. (Bong Garcia)