The scheduled job fairs for the month of August are as follows:
August 1--Butuan City Job Fair, Butuan City Hall Lobby, Caraga Region; August 3--KCC Mall Job Fair, Zamboanga City, Region 9; August 4--Taal Job Fair, Escuela Pia, Taal, Batangas, Region 4-A; and Palo Jobs Fair, Palo, Leyte, Region 8; August 5--La Union Job Fair, Saint Louis College Gym, San Fernando City, La Union, Region 1.
August 6--Mini Job Fair-DMDP, Cebu City, Region 7; August 7--Jobs Fair, Sta. Elena, Camarines Norte, Region 5; August 8--Municipality of Orion, Pag-Asa Wawa Covered Court, near TESDA Bldg. Orion, Bataan, Region 3; August 11-- San Jose City Job Fair, Municipal Gym, San Jose City, Region 3; August 11 to 12--Tuguegarao City Job Fair, Lobby of Tuguegarao City Hall, Enrile Blvd., Carig, Tuguegarao City, Region 2.
August 13--Camalaniugan Patronal Fiesta Job Fair, Camalaniugan Municipal Hall, Camalaniugan, Cagayan, Region 2; August 14--Mega Job Fair, Caloocan South (Main) City Hall, NCR; August 14 to 15--Camalaniugan Patronal Fiesta Job Fair, Camalaniugan Municipal Hall, Camalaniugan, Cagayan, Region 2; August 15--CFCST Job Fair, Arakan, Cotabato, Region 12; and PESO Binangonan Mega Job Fair, Ynares Plaza, Libis, Binangonan, Rizal, Region 4-A; August 16--Nograles Mini-Job Fair, Ma-a Elementary School Covered Court, Ma-a, Davao City, Region 11; Brgy. Lahug, Cebu City, Region 7; and Local and Overseas Job Fair, Mandaue City, Cebu, Region 7.
August 20--Jobs Fair, Sta. Elena, Camirines Norte, Region 5; and Brgy. Poblacion, Pardo, Cebu City, Region 7; August 20 to 21--Handog Kaarawan Trabaho para sa Mamayan, Datu Lipis Makapandong Youth Employment & Migrant Center, Patin-ay, Caraga Region; August 21--Mini-Job Fair, Amphitheater, Malabon City Hall, NCR.
August 22--Malabon City Mini Job Fair, Malabon City Hall Amphitheater, NCR; and PESO Tanay Job Fair, 3rd Floor Activity Are, Tanay Municipal Hall, Tanay, Rizal, Region 4-A; August 22 to 23--Hinatuan Job Fair, Hinatuan Municipal Hall, Caraga Region.
August 23--PESO-Iloilo City Job Fair, Robinson's Place Iloilo, Iloilo City, Region 6; August 24--Tandag City Job Fair, Tandag City Gym, Caraga Region; Local Job Fair, Capitol Grounds, Region 7; August 24 to 25-- Cabanatuan City Mini Job Fair, Cabanatuan City, Region 3.
August 26 to 27-- Daet Jobs Fair, Daet Heritage Center, Daet, Camarines Norte, Region 5; August 28--PESO-Dumangas, Iloilo Job Fair, Dumangas Gym, Dumangas, Iloilo, Region 6; and August 29--Hapsay Job Fair, City Tourism Hall, Cagayan De Oro City, Region 10.
For September, the scheduled job fairs are as follows:
September 2--San Leonardo Job Fair, San Leonardo Gymnasium, San Bartolome, San Leonardo Nueva Ecija, Region 3; September 5--61st Foundation Anniversary and 5th Agten Tufi Festival Job Fair, Tupi, South Cotabato, Region 12; and Tandag City Job Fair, Tandag City Gym, Caraga Region; September 6--57th Foundation and 11th F'lomlok Festival Job Fair, Polomolok, South Cotabato, Region 12.
September 10-- Caloocan City Hall South, NCR; September 11--Baguio Day Job Fair, Baguio Convention Center, Baguio City, CAR; September 13--Nograles Mini Job Fair, Sta. Ana National High School Covered Court, D. Suazo St., Davao City, Region 11; and Brgy. Talamban, Cebu City, Region 7; September 15--Mountain Province Job Fair, Bontoc Municipal Plaza, Bontoc, Mt. Province, CAR.
September 17--PESO-Iloilo City Job Fair, Robinson's Place Iloilo, Iloilo City, Region 6; and Jobs Bridging-DMDP, Cebu City, Region 7; September 18--Malabon City Mega Job Fair, Malabon City Hall Amphitheater, NCR; and Mega Job Fair, Caloocan North City Hall, NCR; September 20--Mega Jobs Fair, SM Tunasan, NCR.
September 23--Job Fair, Municipal Gym, Glan Sarangani Province, Region 12; September 25-- Nasipit Job Fair, Nasipit Municipal Hall, Caraga Region; and San Miguel Job Fair, San Miguel Municipal Hall, Caraga Region.
September 26--Hapsay Job Fair, City Tourism Hall, Region 10; September 27--68th Mega Jobfair, Cebu City, Region 7; September 28-- PESO-San Miguel, Iloilo Job Fair, San Miguel Gym, San Miguel, Iloilo, Region 6.
Secretary Baldoz urged job seekers to take advantage of these job fairs, saying DOLE-approved job fairs are convenient venues for job seekers and employers to meet.
"Job fairs enable jobseekers to speed up their search for jobs and employers to fast-track their search for skilled and qualified personnel," she said.