The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) through its internet-based job portal PhilJobNet recorded at least 10,000 job opportunities that are up for grabs as of May 10, 2017.
According to DOLE’s Bureau of Local Employment, the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Industry with about 2,100 vacancies got the highest number of job offers posted in PhilJobNet. It consists of jobs that either seeks to employ Customer Service Representatives or Technical Service Representatives for both voice and non-voice.
Meanwhile more other sectors posted job vacancies in the following positions:
- Customer Service Assistant – 776
- Telecommunication Specialist – 297
- Staff Nurse – 674
- Production Machine Operator – 602
- Sales Clerk – 513
- Sales Associate Professional – 505
- Non-formal Education Teacher – 449
- Cashier – 379
- Technical Support Staff – 377
- Door-to-door Salesperson – 375
- Promo Salesperson – 595
- Real Estate Salesman – 570
- Manufacturing Laborer – 515
- Janitor – 310
- Beauty Consultant – 260
- Salesman – 247
- Sugar Production Machine Operator – 240
- Mason – 240
Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Belo III encourage individuals looking for a job (at least 15 years old) to make use of the government’s official job and skills matching and job search facility, PhilJobNet (PJN) for free (www.philjobnet.gov.ph)
He also invited employers who need assistance with their manpower needs to participate and register for free provided that they are duly recognized by by Philippine business authorizing agencies and with existing Tax Identification Number (TIN)
Furthermore, DOLE announced that as of March 9, 2017 there are a total of 1,535 accredited employers and 14,077 job seekers registered at PhilJobNet.