DOLE to hold job fairs in Pangasinan. March 8 in Urdaneta City.

DAGUPAN CITY, Feb. 10 (PIA) --  The Department of Labor and Employment in the Ilocos Region is set to stage a series of job fairs for the first six months of the year to strengthen its job search assistance services to the public.
DOLE information Officer Arly Valdez said job fairs in the region will start in February while the events in Pangasinan will start in the month of March scheduled tentatively on the following dates: March 8 at the Urdaneta City University (local employment) and March 23 at the Narciso Ramos Gymnasium in  Lingayen town.

For April, the dates and venues are: April 16 at the Provincial Employment Services Office (PESO), Municipality of Manaoag  (local and overseas)and April 26 (tentative) at the PESO Office, Municipal Hall of Infanta town (local and overseas).

On May 1, jobseekers can flock to the  SM City in Rosales town and on June 12 at the Narciso Ramos Gymnasium in Lingayen town.

The upcoming job fairs will bring together 25 local employers and 35 licensed recruitment agencies for overseas employment. The local employers invited to participate are Addessa Corporation, Archway Multi-services Corporation, Bamcor, Banco San Juan, BHF Corporation, Digitel, EEI Corporation, Isonn Marketing, Marand Resort and Spa, Napintas Logistics Distribution, Inc., Pancake House, Inc./Chowking, Peer Marketing Motor Sales Corporation, Puyat Steel, Rang-ay Bank, Saver’s Print Marketing, Splash, United Coconut Planters Life, Universal Leaf Phils., Welform Trading Corporation, Expercs, Inc., Sitel Phils., Sutherland Global Services, The American Institute, TSPI Development Corporation, and Trust International Paper Corporation.

Over 20 Region 1-based and 10 from outside the region  licensed recruitment agencies were invited to offer to jobseekers their approved overseas job orders.

DOLE Regional Director Grace Y. Ursua said the job fairs are made possible through the collaboration among the DOLE and its family of agencies, local government units, PESOs, academe, private institutions, local employers and licensed recruitment agencies.

Jobseekers are asked to bring their application letter, resume’, 2”x2” pictures, employment certificates, if any, training certificates and other proofs of credentials. (ANL/VHS-PIA 1 Pangasinan with reports from DOLE)