Kochi: The job fair organised by TeamLease IIJT in Kochi on Saturday saw over 500 candidates checking out employment opportunities. The job fair was conducted with an aim to connect job aspirants with employers, assessment counsellors and training professionals. TeamLease Services is a leading staffing solutions company and Indian Institute of Job Training (IIJT) is its vocational skills training arm.
Top companies like First Source, Northgate Arinso, SBL Infotech, PCS Technologies and Quest Innovations participated in the day long job fair. Major openings were seen in sectors like Finance and Accounts, Payroll processing, Customer Service, Hardware and Networking. Around 15 candidates were short listed after the job fair.
Candidates were taken through assessment and employability evaluation conducted by TeamLease and IIJT counsellors. Based on assessment tests results, IIJT counsellors suggested requirements of necessary vocational skills training to the candidates. This is the first job fair happening at the newly launched IIJT centre in Cochin.
According to Shajan Samuel, Divisional Head, IIJT Education, the Job fair at Cochin coincided with the Commitment of IIJT to bring jobs to people. “We launched the Cochin IIJT Company centre earlier this month with the objective of providing trained manpower to the industry, if candidates are already job ready then we will provide access to companies to make them employable but wherever there is a void we fill that gap through our structured training and then get them placed”, he added.
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