Mar 282017
 
PhilJobNet offers over 10,000 jobs for Filipinos

The Department of Labor and Employment’s online portal, PhilJobNet, is offering over 10,000 jobs for Filipinos. Jobseekers can access the internet based job seeking and matching site PhilJobNet to find local job vacancies. Job vacancies for call center agents topped the offerings at 1,876 according to Labor officials. In a published report on the Inquirer the posted jobs are ranked according to demand: customer service assistant (778) staff nurse (679) non-formal education teacher (648) promo salesperson (635) production machine operator (594) sales clerk (561) sales associate professional (522) manufacturing laborer (495) waiter (431) door-to- door salesperson (375) automotive mechanic (297) telecommunication specialist (297) technical support staff (287) cashier (285) salesman (275) service crew (264) retail trade salesman (255) financial/accounts apecialist (251) sugar production machine operator (240) A jobseeker who is at least 15 years old may register as a job applicant in the PhilJobNet (www.philjobnet.gov.ph). PhiljJobNet jobseekers need to be at least 15 years old to be a job applicant on the portal.   The post PhilJobNet offers over 10,000 jobs for Filipinos appeared first on Good News Pilipinas. Related posts: American BPO to offer 10,000 jobs in PH PHL outsourcing sector to add 100,000 jobs in 2014 BPO sector targets 170,000 new jobs this year Jobs World’s largest cruise company to hire 30,000 Filipinos Click for detailed story

Mar 242017
 
American BPO to offer 10,000 jobs in PH

United States business process outsourcing (BPO) company Alorica has announced it will offer 10,000 jobs in the Philippines as it expands its presence in the country with a new facility in Makati City. The BPO’s new facility provides open and collaborative workspaces for additional workers to beef up its current 35,000 workforce. The 58,000 square foot facility was built in response to the expanding demands for its Philippine services according to Alorica Asia Region President Bong Borja. “Alorica has been earning more business from our clients and adding new clients. Because of this, we need to expand rapidly here in the Philippines,” Borja said in a Business Mirror report. “The 12-storey Alorica Center features modern workspaces, applicant and employee lounges, collaboration areas, training rooms, interview and conference rooms, and recreational spaces, such as a fitness gym, a spacious cafeteria with various food options, full-service clinic, huddle areas, sleeping quarters and parking. Expansive glass walls and perimeter open spaces bring ample natural light, afford beautiful city views and induce socialization.”  Alorica, the largest provider of customer service solutions in the US market, currently operates 12 centers in the Philippines including Metro Manila, Cebu, Clark, Davao and Laoag.   The post American BPO to offer 10,000 jobs in PH appeared first on Good News Pilipinas. Related posts: BPO sector targets 170,000 new jobs this year Jobs PHL outsourcing sector to add 100,000 jobs in 2014 BPO expected to surpass OFW remittances Australia’s TSA Group expands BPO operations Click for detailed story

Feb 102017
 
Accenture to expand Cebu operations to hire 1,000 people

Jobs for 1,000 highly-skilled workers will be added to Cebu’s Accenture operations this year up to 2018. Accenture Cebu Careers [via Accenture Cebu] The job requirements will be in the areas of health management, network services, infrastructure services, finance and accounting, among others, according to Accenture Managing Director Lito T. Tayag who announced the job openings during a media briefing in Cebu, according to SunStar. Professionals and experts in Java, SAP, Oracle, and Microsoft will be sought for high value, non-voice work. Accenture Cebu services 120 clients worldwide with concentration in non-voice technology. It operates four facilities in Cebu with 5,000 employees. The office is one of the top 10 IT/BPM companies awarded by the Cebu City ICT-BPM Council for being one of the biggest job generators in Cebu. Another Accenture office in Cebu City is scheduled to be opened this year.   The post Accenture to expand Cebu operations to hire 1,000 people appeared first on Good News Pilipinas. Related posts: World’s largest cruise company to hire 30,000 Filipinos Pepsi-Cola Phl expands manufacturing operations to hire 1,200 Software giant SAP to set up BPO operations in PHL Global and local hotel chains expand PHL operations Click for detailed story

Feb 072017
 
5 Pinoy healthcare technologies that are world-class

Filipinos are not just good in singing, dancing, acting, boxing, and representing the country in several international sports and contests. Aside from being talented, creative, and strong, Filipinos are also known for being smart and innovative people. As the national coordinating body for health research, the Department of Science and Technology- Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD) has continued supporting local programs on health and health research that provide and strengthen healthcare delivery and the healthcare industry of the country. DOST-PCHRD has released a shortlist of five local technologies and innovations on health that will make you proud to be a Filipino. Axis Knee System Axis Knee System Developed by Orthopaedic International Inc., the Axis Knee System is the first and only knee system designed in the ASEAN region which allows access to knee replacement as it is 40-50% cheaper than imported brands. Its innovative instrumentation and surgical technique also allows more surgeons to perform knee surgery without the need to undergo one year fellowship program. RxBox RxBox RxBox is a device which captures medical signals through built-in sensors, stores data in an electronic medical record (EMR), and transmits health information via internet. Jointly developed by the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman and Manila, the device reduces unnecessary travels and hospitalizations as it enables diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment of patients from geographically isolated and depressed areas of the country. eHATID eHATID Developed by Ateneo De Manila University, the eHealth TABLET for Informed Decision Making of LGUs (eHATID Read More …