Greater than 16,000 jobs, traineeships and expertise coaching alternatives have been obtainable on the inaugural SGUnited Jobs and Expertise Truthful on Friday (Jul 3).
Of those, virtually 7,000 have been job vacancies from the private and non-private sector, for contemporary graduates and mid-career job seekers.
The roles truthful, held on the Devan Nair Institute for Employment and Employability, was organised as a part of the SGUnited Jobs and Expertise Package deal introduced throughout Singapore’s fourth Finances this 12 months.
The bundle goals to create 100,000 jobs, traineeships and expertise coaching alternatives amid the financial downturn brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
About 70 corporations participated in Friday’s jobs truthful, together with corporations from industries equivalent to manufacturing, F&B, logistics, healthcare, retail and ICT.
Coaching suppliers equivalent to NTUC LearningHub, Singapore Polytechnic and Temasek Polytechnic have been additionally current on the truthful, with greater than 6,000 coaching alternatives on supply for mid-career people.
Individually, there are shut to three,000 traineeship positions at digital profession truthful, which can run till Jul 12.
The profession truthful was organised by Workforce Singapore (WSG), SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG), the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), the Public Service Division (PSD), National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) and NTUC’s Employment and Employability Institute (e2i).
“The truthful dietary supplements the over 12,000 job placements which were accomplished up to now by way of the SGUnited Jobs initiative,” mentioned organisers.
“Near 70 per cent of those placements have been within the public sector, together with COVID-19-related, healthcare and digital positions.”