The University of Southeastern Philippines (USeP) successfully kicked off its highly anticipated University-wide Career Fair, organized by the Career and Alumni Center (CAC) in collaboration with the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) Davao and the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) XI. The event, held on June 6-7, 2023 at the University Gymnasium and Cultural Center (UGCC), brought together graduating students, alumni, industry professionals, and a diverse range of employers.
The event boasted the participation of seventy-three (73) local employers and three (3) international employers, creating a dynamic marketplace of job opportunities for aspiring applicants. Complementing the employers’ presence, government agencies offered the “Employment One Stop Shop” to facilitate the securing of necessary employment documents. Notably, twenty (20) applicants were hired on the spot (HOTS) during the event, with others being scheduled for further assessments and considered for inclusion in the talent pool for future opportunities.
This year’s University-wide Career Fair truly exemplifies the University’s unwavering commitment to nurturing well-rounded and job-ready graduates. The event fostered direct interactions between employers and potential talent, while also providing a platform for interested applicants to showcase their skills, gain invaluable insights into the job market, and establish meaningful professional networks.
The Career Fair has consistently proven to be a cornerstone event on USeP’s calendar, playing a pivotal role in shaping the future of its students and alumni. The resounding success of the event stands as a testament to the strong collaboration among the University, employers, and relevant government agencies, collectively striving to foster a vibrant and dynamic job market.
The Career Fair schedule continues with upcoming events at the USeP Tagum-Mabini Campus on June 15, 2023, and the USeP Mintal Campus on June 21, 2023. These subsequent events promise to provide further opportunities for attendees to connect with potential employers and explore a diverse range of career possibilities.
As USeP continues to conduct this activity, participants are highly encouraged to leverage the connections established and the insights gained during the event. The University remains steadfast in its dedication to supporting students and alumni throughout their journey toward meaningful and fulfilling careers.
For the latest updates and information on upcoming career development opportunities and initiatives at USeP, please visit the official Facebook page of the USeP Career and Alumni Center. Stay connected, empowered, and poised for success as you embark on your professional journey, benefiting from the invaluable support of the University and its extensive network of employers and industry partners.