07 September 2010, Tuesday, 16:26
author: Elmira Sabirova | photo: Oleg Yarovikov
The regional action "Jobs to Youth!" started on Tuesday, September 7, in Neftyanik Palace of Culture. It is held in autumn and spring annually and traditionally attracts lots of Ufa residents looking for a job.
About 70 employers from different spheres (from trade and construction to medicine) represent their vacancies this year. Ufa Transformer Plant, Ufa Motor Works, Magnetron, Russtal, Children's Home, dental clinics and others are among them. Managers, accountants, marketing specialists, sales representatives, computer operators, promoters, drivers, fare collectors, salespeople, social workers do not even make a complete list of vacancies offered by employers.
"The format of the action has changed this year," Gullyariya Yalchikaeva, the director of the Regional Centre for Assistance to Youth Employment, says. "Apart from employers themselves we invited educational institutions engaged in retraining of graduates. They are Ufa State Economics and Service Academy, the Bashkir Academy of State Service and Management, the intersectoral institute, the Ekaterina Pospelova Youth Leaders' Training Centre."
By the way, all those who visited the job fair today could get advice of specialists of the State Population Employment Service Department under the RB Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of Population, take a test for vocational aptitude. Workers of the Regional Centre of Social and Psychological Assistance to Family, Children and Young People rendered psychological aid to those who were interested.
According to Gullyariya Yalchikaeva, about 20% of jobseekers participating in the action obtain a position.
The action "Jobs to Youth!" will be held for a month in all cities and regions of Bashkortostan.