Valencia Public Employment Service Office Holds Job Fair 2016

The City Government of Valencia through the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) headed by Ms. Elna B. Guzman, MPSM holds its annual job fair at the Valencia City Gymnasium on November 11, 2016.

The purpose of the activity is to provide employment opportunities to new entrants to the labor force, jobseekers, or career shifters; and to supply companies who are in need of manpower with qualified applicants.

Twenty-one (21) local companies joined the Job Fair:

Philam Life, BDO Unibank, Inc. Concentrix Services Corporation, M. Montesclaros Hospitality Inc., Rural Transit Mindanao Inc., Fast Distribution Corporation, Davao Citihardware Inc. Philippine Call Center Institute, Teleperformance, Robinsons, NVM Marketing, Inc., Gaisano – Valencia, Rhean Cycle Mart, Laviña General Hospital, Inc., Alrose Group of Companies, Lapanday Diversified Products Corp., Centro Supersales Inc. /Goodforce Trading Inc., Unifrutti Tropical Philippines, Inc., Bukidnon Pineapple Workers Cooperative, Convergys Philippines, Inc., Bukidnon Sub-Transmission Corp.)

Ten (10) overseas recruitment agencies also participated:

Iexcel Manpower Corporation, Pacific Star International, YHMD International Manpower Services, Inc., FVJ Overseas Placement, Inc., Euroasia Philippines, Inc., Placewell International Services Corp., Al Assal Manpower Inc., Bright Star Placement Corp., Light and Hope Overseas Placement Agency

The program was opened by City Councilor Hon. Glenn P. Peduche, Chairman of the Committee on Labor and Employment.

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) personalities graced the activity. DOLE Provincial Head, Mr. Raul L. Valmores gave the mechanics of the job fair while Miss Arlyn Z. Bael, Supervising Labor Employment Officer, supervised and monitored the entire event.

A total of 779 jobseekers attended the job fair, 456 female and 323 male. Among the qualified applicants, thirty-three (33) were hired on the spot. Others will be subjected for further evaluation and assessment.

By: Kristine Janice T. Guden - Computer Operator II - PESO