'Job vacancies at phil-job.net at record high'


Posted at Nov 12 2012 07:30 PM | Updated as of Nov 13 2012 03:30 AM

MANILA, Philippines - Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz on Monday urged jobseekers to visit phil-job.net, citing thousands of jobs available on the employment website.

The secretary said the number of job vacancies posted at phil-job.net is at a record high of more than 180,000.

Phil-job.net is government's official job search facility online.

Baldoz said majority of the jobs posted on the site are for local employment.

Citing a report by the Bureau of Local Employment, which hosts the website, Baldoz said the most in-demand job for October was call center agents with more than 22,000 vacancies; followed by technical support staff (7,144); production/factory workers (6,599); product specialists (6,423); service crew (6,048); cashiers (5,379); merchandisers (4,453); and others. - ANC