The Technical and Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) has launched first ever official job portal for called “Skills Punjab Job Portal” to provide job opportunities to the blue collar community of the province in collaboration with Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB).
The portal was an important initiative of TEVTA towards realization of the policy of Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan under the guidance of Chief Minister (CM), Usman Buzdar to provide job opportunities to the youth of the province said Industries Minister Punjab Mian Aslam Iqbal during the launch event of the Job portal.
The minister said that the training authority under the leadership of its Chairperson, Ali Salman is making rapid progress, adding that Ali deserves appreciation, along with his team “for making efforts for bridging up the gap between the prospective employers and skilled youth through development of the Job Portal”.
The chairperson TEVTA said, “The establishment of Job Portal was a significant step towards the New Skill Eco System of TEVTA which envisages introduction of demand driven quality training and provision of economic opportunities for students upon completion of training”.
Ali Salman shared that the job portal will facilitate the prospective employees and skilled workforce to interact on this platform for mutual benefit culminating in provision of employment to job seekers and selection of right stuff by the employers.
He further added, “The platform will help maintain a data bank of TVET certified skilled work force of the province and has the potential to serve CPEC and other major projects across the country by facilitating selection of right man for the job with the help of valuable data available on the portal”.
GM Procurement, Aamir Aziz giving details about the portal said that besides TEVTA graduates, the portal will enable TVET graduates of PVTC, PSDF and all registered private Technical and Vocational Training Institutes of the Punjab province to benefit from the system.
The job portal facilitates registration through mobile and e-mail mediums, easy employer registration, single click application submission, auto match-making with jobs and several other important features.