The Province of Agusan del Sur, through its Public Employment Service Office (PESO) spearheaded the Kalayaan Job and Business Fairs last June 12, 2017 at Datu Lipus Makapandong Cultural Center, Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur.

With the theme: “Pagbabago Sama-samang Balikatin”, the Department of Labor and Employment partnered with some government agencies such as the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), Philippine Overseas Employers Administration (POEA) and several private sector companies in serving the various employment needs of the job-seekers.

Participated by eleven (11) local companies and seven (7) overseas recruitment agencies, over 21,065 job vacancies for both local and overseas were up for grabs.  Out of 270 registered applicants, fifteen (15) were hired on the spot.

Accordingly, the job vacancies were mostly the following: office clerks, sales representatives, computer technicians, house helpers, accounting and human resource staff, drivers, messengers and others. ©kav

©Krisha Villanueva