With the DOLE’s labor day and job fair 2016 theme “Kinabukasan Sigurado sa Disenteng Trabaho“, Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Rosalinda Dimampili-Baldoz said that the job fair will be held on May 1 is targeting to gather as many as 1,000 companies to offer more than 200,000 jobs for both local and overseas.
This simultaneous nationwide DOLE’s labor day job fair 2016 is aimed to assist youth, fresh graduates, students and OFWs with career decisions or on finding a job.
Below is the list of venues for the labor day job and career fair 2016:
- National Capital Region – World Trade Center, Pasay City
- Cordillera Administrative Region – Baguio Convention Center, Baguio City
- Region 1 – SM City Rosales and Calasiao Sports Gymnasium in Pangasinan; Robinsons Place in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte
- Region 2 – SM City Cauayan and Robinson’s Mall Santiago City
- Region 3 – Centro Baler; People’s Center in Balanga; Bataan; SM City Baliuag in DRT Highway, Pagala, Baliuag, Bulacan; SM City Marilao, McArthur Highway, Pagala, Marilao, Bulacan; SM City, Cabanatuan City Nueva Ecija; SM City Downtown in San Fernando City, Pampanga; SM City Clark, Clarkfield, Pampanga; SM City Pampanga, City of San Fernando, Pampanga; SM City, Tarlac, Tarlac; Masinloc Gymnasium, Masinloc, Zambales; and SM City Olongapo, Olongapo City. (A post-labor day job fair at the Freedom Park, Burgos Street, Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija will be held on 3 May)
- Region 4A – SM Dasmariñas, Dasmariñas, Cavite; SM Calamba, Calamba, Laguna; Pacific Mall, Quezon; and SM Taytay, Rizal. (A pre-Labor day job fair will be held on 27 April at the Batangas City Convention Center in Batangas).
- Region 4B – Divine Word College of Calapan Oriental Mindoro; SM Robinson’s, Palawan.
- Region 5 – SM City Naga, Naga City, Camarines Sur
- Region 6 – SM City Iloilo, Manduriao, Iloilo City; and The Shops at Amigo, Iloilo City
- Region 7 – Cebu Capitol Building, Cebu City; Avellana Cebu National High School
- Region 8 – Tacloban Astrodome Singkahan, Tacloban City
- Region 9 – Zamboanga Economic Freeport Authority in Talisayan, Zamboanga City
- Region 10 – SM City; KCC Mall in General Santos
- Region 11 – Gaisano Mall of Davao City; SM City Davao
- Region 12 – SM City General-SM Trade Halls 1 and 2; KCC Mall, General Santos Convention and Events Center
Caraga – DOLE Surigao del Sur Field Office; DOLE Agusan del Sur; DOLE Agusan del Norte
- Negros Island Region – SM City Bacolod; Robinsons Dumaguete
OFW can also benefit from this job fair and should not miss this day to try your luck with various job openings and job vacancies.