SM San Lazaro , Santa Cruz, Manila -Philippines
SM San Lazaro , Santa Cruz- Manila
SM San Lazaro entrance with long lines of job applicants from Manila and nearby places
Department of Labor and Employment in cooperation with SM group of malls for the past 6 years have conducted a job fairs every May 1 – Last year , There were more than 320,000 job seekers who trooped to various SM malls nationwide to find jobs.
job applicant looking at the bulletin board
This year was no different, in SM San Lazaro where the event was launched just few hours ago -long queues lined the mall ! In SM Mega-mall job seekers lined from basement up the fifth level !
some of the applicants are busy reviewing their resume
Yakult Philippines is just one of the 68 companies present during the SM San Lazaro job fair
Rice in a Box Food Company
Ms. Leah Casamayor – SM San Lazaro- Mall Manager
The mall manager graciously “welcome” all the job applicants to the job fair .
Ms. Ruby Socorro Daquigan a supervisory labor officer from DOLE
ribbon cutting ceremony -L-R Mr. Edgardo Baisa ( assistant mall manager ), Ms. Ruby Socorro Daquigan ( DOLE representative ) and Ms. Leah Casamayor ( SM San Lazaro mall manager ) and Mr. Arvin Ang ( AVP marketing )
One of the advantages of visiting a DOLE job fair is that a job seeker spends less money and less timer and minimal effort to find a job because DOLE gathers as many employers as possible—whether local or overseas—under one venue.
Note: all photos are taken by the author
Department of Labor and Employment : http://www.dole.gov.ph/
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