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Over 2.5K jobs available on Labor Day in Tacloban, Ormoc

Tacloban City – Over 2,500 local and overseas jobs are up for grabs in the Trabaho Negosyo Kabuhayan Job and Business Fairs scheduled in Region 8 on May 1, 2022.

Regional Director Henry John S. Jalbuena informed that in celebration of the 120th Labor Day, DOLE Regional Office No. 8 will be conducting two job fairs in Tacloban City and Ormoc City. 

“For the benefit of our jobseekers in the region, we will have two job fairs on May 1, one at Robinsons North Tacloban City while the other will be at Ormoc Superdome initiated by the city government of Ormoc”, said Jalbuena.

As of 5pm of April 27, 2022, 943 job vacancies from 48 participating local employers will be available in Tacloban Job Fair while 1,356 jobs from 12 employers are waiting for jobseekers in Ormoc City.

Meanwhile, three recruitment agencies have already confirmed to join the job fairs with 1,650 overseas jobs being offered.

Jalbuena thanked in advance the LGUs and employers who have shown their usual support to the department’s effort in contributing to the administration’s goal of improving the economic situation of the country.

“We are thankful to our partner LGUs and employers here in Eastern Visayas for their usual participation and support to the various DOLE programs particularly in the conduct of job fairs”, Jalbuena added.

Jobs available on May 1 include call center agents, nurses, medical technologists, accounting staff, electrician, teachers, drivers, production crew, mechanics, store supervisors, cashiers, financial advisors, bartenders and customer service representatives. End/Norma Rae S. Costimiano 

Regional Director

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