Cebu City to Host Labor Day Job Fair with 3,000 Open Positions

CEBU CITY - On Labor Day, a job fair featuring approximately 3,000 vacant positions will take place in Cebu City, aiming to provide numerous employment opportunities for local residents.

According to Philippines News Agency, regional director of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)-Central Visayas, the event marks the 199th Labor Day celebration and will be held at the SM Seaside City's wing atrium.

The job fair, themed "Sa Bagong Pilipinas: Manggagawang Pilipino, Kabalikat at Kasama sa Pag-asenso," will include a wide variety of positions. Among the highlighted opportunities are 600 vacancies for instructors of English as a second language, targeting different employers. Additionally, 100 positions for online instructors are available for those seeking either part-time or full-time teaching roles.

Further job openings at the fair include 200 vacancies for service crew members, 100 for customer service associates, 100 for customer service advisors, and 100 for sales associates. Estillore also noted that the fair would feature 30 openings for counter-service professionals and 10 for business center operations officers, with a prominent chain of malls among the employers.

This substantial offering underscores the region's commitment to fostering employment and supporting the local workforce in their career advancement.