The Office maintains a bulletin of job vacancies and opportunities for job seekers updated monthly. It is open to all jobseekers who intend to work locally or overseas. Meanwhile, twelve overseas recruitment agencies duly licensed by POEA were issued with a NO Objection Certificates to conduct recruitment in the City of Zamboanga.
Two Thousand Six Hundred Seventy (2,670) indigent youths availed the SPES Program for CY 2018. The City Government of Zamboanga allocated and disbursed the amount of over 15 million pesos to pay the 60% salary of the beneficiaries with 477.73 daily wage in compliance to the labor law requirement.
Five (5) job fairs were conducted and facilitated by PESO with 262 hired on the spot and 1,871 qualified subject to final interview and medical examination. Barangay Job Fair was also conducted in Manicahan Barangay last August 8, 2018 with more lined-up schedule for the months of September, October and November bringing employment and livelihood…