The Department of Labor and Employment brings employment opportunities closer to jobseekers as another round of nationwide job fairs will be held in connection with the 125th anniversary celebration of Philippine Independence on June 12.
Jobseekers across the regions are invited to the 48 job fair sites, where an initial 68,455 job vacancies will be offered by 840 employers.
The data is as of June 4 only and the number of vacancies is expected to increase in the succeeding days.
The job fair sites in Luzon on June 12 are the following:
National Capital Region – SM Grand Central – Caloocan City; Rizal Gymnasium – Pasig City; SM City Marikina; SM Megamall – Mandaluyong City; Parañaque City Hall Gymnasium – Parañaque City; Vista Mall Taguig; SM Southmall – Las Piñas City; Robinsons Las Piñas; SM City North EDSA; SM City Novaliches; SM City Fairview; SM City Sta. Mesa
Cordillera Administrative Region – Porta Vaga Mall, Baguio City; SM City Baguio
Ilocos Region – Robinsons Ilocos, San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte; Candon Civic Center, Candon, Ilocos Sur; Manna Mall, San Fernando City, La Union; Don Leopoldo Sison Convention Center, Alaminos, Pangasinan; Nepo Mall, Dagupan City, Pangasinan; SM Center Dagupan, Pangasinan; CB Mall, Urdaneta City, Pangasinan
Cagayan Valley Region – SM City Tuguegarao; SM City Cauayan; Robinsons Santiago
Central Luzon – SM City Balanga, Bataan; Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium, Malolos City, Bulacan; Robinsons Townsville, Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija; SM City Telebastagan, Pampanga; SM City Tarlac; SM City Olongapo Central, Zambales
CALABARZON – Lyceum of the Philippines – Batangas, Batangas City
MIMAROPA – Municipal Covered Plaza, San Jose, Occidental Mindoro
Bicol Region – SM City Sorsogon; SM City Legazpi
Meanwhile, jobseekers in the Visayas region may visit the following Independence Day job fair venues:
Western Visayas – SM City Bacolod
Central Visayas – SM Seaside City Cebu; Plenary Hall 3rd Floor, Convention Center, Capitol Area, Dumaguete City
Eastern Visayas – Robinsons North, Abucay, Tacloban City
In Mindanao, the Kalayaan job fair sites are in the following regions:
Zamboanga Peninsula – KCC Mall de Zamboanga
Northern Mindanao – SM CDO Downtown Premier
Davao Region – SM City Davao
SOCCSKSARGEN – SM City Gen. Santos
Caraga – SM City Butuan
In addition, pre-Independence Day job fairs will be conducted at the Western Philippines University, Aborlan, Palawan on June 7; Western Philippines University, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan on June 9; and SM City Rosales, Pangasinan on June 11.
Meanwhile, post-Independence Day job fairs will be held at NCCC Mall, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan on June 19; and STI College, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan on June 20.
This early, the labor department encourages jobseekers to be ready with their application requirements, such as resume or curriculum vitae, certificate of employment for those formerly employed, diploma, and transcript of records.