Davao City. – Jobs and business opportunities await everyone on May 1-2, 2019 at the Gaisano Mall of Davao. With the theme, “Pagpupugay sa Manggagawang Pilipino”, the conduct of “Trabaho, Negosyo at Kabuhayan (TNK) Job and Business Fair” will be facilitated by the partnership of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) XI, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) XI, Gaisano Mall of Davao, ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp., People’s Television Network (PTV) and Interface Computer College, and the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) of Davao City.

Partial data from the employment unit of DOLE XI showed that there are 59 (Local) and 20 (Overseas) employers that will participate in the job fair which will offer 3,045 local job vacancies and 3,563 overseas job vacancies.

Of the 6,608 total job vacancies, Top 10 for overseas are Nurses (ICU, NICU, PICU, General Nurses & Clinic Nurses), Cleaners, Teacher Assistants, Waiters/Waitresses, Female On-Call Cleaners, Sales Associates, Welders, Service Crew, Household Service Workers and Manicurists/Pedicurists while Top 10 for local are Carpenters, Masons, Production Crew, Customer Service Representatives, Service Crew, Sales Associates/Clerks/Promo, Field Collection Officers, Mechanics, Drivers and Electricians.

Marlito D. Ayala, DOLE XI Regional Focal on Employment said, “Aside from the May 1-2 job fair and business opportunities schedule, there is a mini job fair on April 26 to 30 at the same venue for jobseekers who want to apply earlier.” /By Eduardo P. Monreal, DOLE RO XI LCO-Designate