The Public Employment Service Office or PESO is a multi-service facility established under R. A. 8759 otherwise known as the PESO Act of 1999, to provide employment information and assistance to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) clients and constituents of local government units (LGU’s).  It makes available in one roof the various employment programs and services of the DOLE to enable all types of clientele to know more about them and seek specific assistance they require.  As a means to expand the reach of employment facilitation services of government, PESOs are established in every province, city and municipality throughout the country.  They are community based and maintained largely by Local Government Units (LGU’s).

Objectives:

Ensure the prompt, timely and efficient delivery of employment service by providing a venue where people could explore simultaneously various employment options and actually seek assistance they prefer.

PROVISION OF EMPLOYMENT FACILITATION SERVICES TO LOCAL / OVERSEAS EMPLOYERS

WHO MAY AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:
Licensed local companies and overseas recruitment agencies

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Special Recruitment Authority (SRA) approved by POEA
  2. Confirmed and Updated Job Orders from POEA
  3. Updated Company License and Profile
  4. Letter of Intent

SCHEDULE OF AVAILABILITY OF SERVICE:
Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 12:00 nn
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

FEES: NONE

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

STEP COMPANIES/(RECRUITMENT AGENCIES) PESO ACTIVITY DURATION OF ACTIVITY PERSON-IN-CHARGE
1 If availing of the service for the first time, proceed to the PESO Office, 2nd Flr. Bldg II, Public Market Complex, Dumaguete City and ask for requirements and make clarificatory inquiries Provide the client briefing on the service and its requirements 5 mins. Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon
2 Notify the PESO of the desire to conduct recruitment activity for local/ overseas job openings and forward the required documents Evaluate if documents are complete, issue No Objection Certificate.

Notify the public of the recruitment activity through press release and posters. Advise recruiters to advertise in various local media to maximize recruitment

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Maria Socorro Mira

Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito

3 Conduct recruitment activities and interview on designated date and time Provide venue for recruitment activities and assist applicants, employers/ agencies 5 mins Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon
4 Provide PESO with terminal report of qualified and accepted applicants, (HOTS) hired on the spot If necessary, assist agency in informing successful/hired applicants 10 mins Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon

ISSUANCE OF LOCAL / OVERSEAS EMPLOYMENT REFERRALS

WHO MAY AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

  1. Graduate of any 4 year course
  2. Skilled Workers with TESDA Certificates
  3. High School Graduates
  4. Out-of-School Youths

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Curriculum Vitae/Resume with one (1) 2”X2” photo.
  2. Transcript of Records or Diploma (Form 138 HS Card)
  3. Police Clearance or NBI Clearance
  4. Training Certificate from TESDA
  5. Employment Certificates
  6. Accomplished Data Card, contact numbers such as address and telephone

SCHEDULE OF AVAILABILITY OF SERVICE:
Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 12:00 nn
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

FEES: NONE

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

STEP APPLICANT/CLIENT PESO ACTIVITY DURATION OF ACTIVITY PERSON-IN-CHARGE
1 Go to the PESO, choose 1 or 2 positions at the (Job Opportunities Bulletin Board) which will fit qualification Answer inquiries from the applicants 5 mins. Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James Tanilon, Welhim E. Tinaco
2 Submit required documents to the PESO office Receive documents and evaluate skills 5 mins. Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James Tanilon, Welhim E. Tinaco
3 Applicants fill up Skills Registry Form Encode applicants profile at the PESO SRS Data Base 10 mins. Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James Tanilon, Welhim E. Tinaco
4 Submit for Profiling Pre-screen and interview Pre-screen applicants and match available skills to job vacancy 15 mins. Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James Tanilon, Welhim E. Tinaco
5 Receive referral letter. Sign receipt logbook. Issue referral letter/ refer to TESDA for skills training 15 mins. Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James Tanilon, Welhim E. Tinaco
6 Inform PESO of status of application Call and monitor status of Applicant to companies/agencies 15 mins. Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James Tanilon, Welhim E. Tinaco

PROVISION OF THE SPECIAL PROGRAM FOR THE EMPLOYMENT OF STUDENTS

R.A. 7323 otherwise known as the Special Program for the employment of students is a venue for students to work during summer or Christmas vacation for the purpose of augmenting their funds for school expenses.  Students and Out-of-School Youth can be employed for a maximum of 30 days wherein sixty percent of their salaries be shouldered by the accepting company/LGU and forty percent from the Department of Labor & Employment.

WHO MAY AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

  1. Students  15-25 years old
  2. Out-of-School Youth or children of displaced workers
  3. Presently enrolled in any public school/immediately preceding summer vacation
  4. Annual income of parents not exceeding P 36,000.00
  5. Average grade of at least 80%

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Skills Registry System (SRS) form from Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)
  2. Copy of Birth or Baptismal Certificate
  3. Form 138 for High School Graduate
  4. Latest Class Card showing passing grade
  5. Latest Income Tax Return of parents and / certificate from Punong Barangay on income status of parents
  6. Community Tax Certificate

SCHEDULE OF AVAILABILITY OF SERVICE:
Whole Year Round

FEES: NONE

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

STEP APPLICANT/CLIENT/STUDENT PESO ACTIVITY DURATION OF ACTIVITY PERSON-IN-CHARGE
1 If availing of the service for the first time proceed to the PESO Office, 2nd Flr. Bldg II, Public Market Complex, Dumaguete City, secure application forms and other requirements and make claificatory inquiries Provide the student / client a briefing on the service and its requirements 5 mins. Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Welhim E. Tinaco
2 Submit requirements to PESO office Assess documents submitted. Interview SPES applicants and advice when to return for final list of accepted students 15 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Welhim E. Tinaco
Evaluate applicant’s documents and select students qualified for SPES and submit to PESO Manager for approval 1 week Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Welhim E. Tinaco
3 Proceed to PESO office on assigned date and check bulletin board Prepare work assignment; Post list of students qualified for SPES and work assignments 4 hrs. Maria Socorro P. Mira
4 Sign the employment contract– SPES Certification Facilitate the signing of contract 1 hour Maria Socorro Mira, Tigie James R. Tanilon
5 Qualified applicants attend seminar on work values formation and ethics Conduct Opening program and seminar on work value formation 1 day Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro
6 Proceed to assigned office and enlist on the 1st day of SPES implementation Advice offices of number of qualified SPES and prepare final list of students employed 15 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira
7 Report to work Supervise and coach the SPES beneficiary for work assignments 1 day City Government Offices with assigned SPES beneficiary
8 Forward Daily Time Report and CTC to the respective payroll clerk Receive DTR and CTC. Prepare payroll 2 hrs. Miraluna Cabusog, Payroll clerk in-charge
9 Receive salary and sign payroll Disburse salary and ensure receipt 5 mins. CTO cashier

PROVISION FOR CAREER GUIDANCE AND COUNSELING

WHO MAY AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:
Different High School, Colleges and Universities

FEES: NONE

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

STEP CLIENT/SCHOOL PESO ACTIVITY DURATION OF ACTIVITY PERSON-IN-CHARGE
1 Submit letter of request to PESO for the conduct Career Guidance and Coaching Received letter request and arrange dates of career guidance activity/ Inform schools for the conduct of career guidance 15 mins. Maria Elaine Rose R. Jamito
2 Schedule date for PESO conduct of Career Guidance Prepare module and materials needed for the Career guidance activity 15 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Maria Elaine Rose R. Jamito
3 Provide venue/and participants for the conduct of career guidance activity Conduct Career Guidance Counseling and Coaching 2 hrs. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Maria Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Tigie James R. Tanilon
4 Issue Certificate of appearance/Appreciation to PESO Document and file attendance of participants of the career guidance activity 15 mins. Maria Elaine Rose R. Jamito

PROVISION FOR A LABOR MARKET INFORMATION CENTER TO RESEARCHERS, PLANNERS AND LMI USERS

WHO MAY AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:
Researchers, Planners and LMI Users

FEES: NONE

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

STEP CLIENT PESO ACTIVITY DURATION OF ACTIVITY PERSON-IN-CHARGE
1 If availing of the service for the first time proceed to the PESO office, 2nd Flr. Bldg II, Public Market Complex, Dumaguete City, for requirements and make inquiries Assess client needs and give requirements 15 mins. Cara Ariane W. Laro, Welhim E. Tinaco
2 Give letter request to PESO for data needed Accept letter and Provide client with data needed 15 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro
3 Enter Company details at PESO logbook for future reference Encode client/company details at SRS System for future use/reference 10 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Welhim E. Tinaco
4 Provide PESO with status of data obtained Monitor and call client for use of data obtained 15 mins. Maria Elaine Rose R. Jamito

PROVISION FOR AN OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKER (OFW) HELPDESK

WHO MAY AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:
Overseas Filipino Workers and their families

FEES: NONE

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

STEP CLIENT PESO ACTIVITY DURATION OF ACTIVITY PERSON-IN-CHARGE
1 If availing of the service for the first time proceed to the PESO Office, 2nd Flr. Bldg II, Public Market Complex, Dumaguete City for requirements and make inquiries Assess client needs and give requirements 5 mins. Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Vincent Jan D. Almayda
2 Client log-in at PESO logbook Endorse welfare case sheet to OWWA Regional office for proper action 15 mins. Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito
3 Fill up case sheet form for welfare assistance and submit to PESO Assess client information details and counsel client 20 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito
4 Submit to PESO for Counseling Counsel client 1 hr.
5 Wait for PESO update for welfare case status and request Follow-up client welfare case status at OWWA and inform client of development and updates 15 mins Maria Socorro Mira

PROVISION FOR AN OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKER (OFW) HELPDESK

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

STEP CLIENT PESO ACTIVITY DURATION OF ACTIVITY PERSON-IN-CHARGE
1 If availing of the service for the first time proceed to the PESO office, 2nd Floor Bldg. II, Public Market Complex, Dumaguete City for requirements and make inquiries Assess client needs and give requirements 5 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira
2 Fill up application forms for OWWA Scholarship Grants Evaluate and verify client documents 20 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Maria Elaine Rose R. Jamito
3 Log-in at PESO logbook Endorse to OWWA Regional office application for scholarship grants 15 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira
4 Wait for PESO call and updates Call OWWA for list of qualified Scholarship passers/ Post list of qualified passers and 15 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira
5 Received call from PESO of status of application Post and inform qualified list of passers for the scholarship grants 15 mins. Maria Elaine Rose R. Jamito

PROVISION FOR THE CONDUCT OF JOB FAIR

WHO MAY AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

  1. Unemployed or Underemployed
  2. 18 yrs. Old and Above
  3. At least High School Graduate, College Level or College Graduate
  4. Out of School Youths

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Comprehensive Resume
  2. 2×2 picture

FEES: NONE

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

STEP CLIENT PESO ACTIVITY DURATION OF ACTIVITY PERSON-IN-CHARGE
1 If availing of the service for the first time proceed to the PESO Office, 2nd Flr. Bldg II, Public Market Complex, Dumaguete City for requirements and make inquiries Assess client needs and give requirements 5 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro
2 Applicant: Register and fill-up SRS

Employer: Register at Philjobnet at PESO

Assess client documents and advise applicant date of Jobfair; Evaluate Employer documents 25 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon
3 Report to designated venue for interview Solicit Job vacancies from Employers; Conduct of Jobfair and Job facilitation 1 day Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon
4 Applicant: Exit from interview area

Employer: Inform applicant of HOTS

Follow-up status of applicants interview/exam from employers 1 week Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon
5 Inform applicants of status of application 10 mins. (call/text) Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Vincent Jan D. Almayda

PROVISION FOR THE JOBSTART PROGRAM

WHO MAY AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

  1. 18-24 yrs. Old,
  2. At  least High School Graduate
  3. 0-12 months work experience
  4. Currently not in employment, not enrolled in school or in any training
  5. Actively seeking work

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. NSO Birth Certificate
  2. Resume
  3. Transcript of Records
  4. Training Certificates (if applicable)
  5. 2×2 Picture
  6. Filled up PEIS Form

FEES: NONE

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

STEP CLIENT PESO ACTIVITY DURATION OF ACTIVITY PERSON-IN-CHARGE
1 If availing of the service for the first time proceed to the PESO Office, 2nd Flr. Bldg II, Public Market Complex for requirements and make inquiries Assess client needs and give requirements 5 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon
2 Fill up SRS Registration form Check SRS Form and Encode applicant Profile 20 mins. Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito
3 Wait for PESO call and updates Schedule applicants for LST Training 3-5 days Maria Socorro P. Mira, Inna Monica K. Lucero
4 Undergo LST Training Assist and facilitate the Jobstart LST Training 10 days Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Welhim E. Tinaco
5 Undergo Jobfair or special recruitment Facilitate the conduct of Jobfair 1 day Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Welhim E. Tinaco
6 Undergo Technical training with Employers/TESDA Monitor Technical training with Employers/TESDA 2-3 months Maria Socorro P. Mira, Inna Monica K. Lucero
7 Undergo Internship training Monitor Internship of beneficiary 2-3 months Maria Socorro P. Mira, Inna Monica K. Lucero
8 Graduate and finished Jobstart Full-cycle Monitor the absorption of Graduate to Company PESO Team, Inna Monica K. Lucero

PROVISION FOR THE TRABAJO PROGRAM

WHO MAY AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

  1. Out of School Youths
  2. Persons with Disabilities (PWDs)
  3. Indigenous People/Indigenous Cultural Communities
  4. Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps)
  5. Non-permanent employee of a Private companies who needed to upgrade their skills to find a permanent Job

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. NSO Birth Certificate
  2. Resume
  3. Transcript of Records
  4. Training Certificates (if applicable)
  5. 2×2 Picture
  6. Filled up PEIS Form

FEES: NONE

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

STEP CLIENT PESO ACTIVITY DURATION OF ACTIVITY PERSON-IN-CHARGE
1 If availing of the service for the first time proceed to the PESO office,2nd Flr. Bldg. II, Public Market Complex, for requirements and make inquiries Assess client needs and give requirements 5 mins. Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Vincent Jan D. Almayda
2 Fill up SRS/PEIS Registration form Check PEIS Form and evaluate documents 20 mins Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Vincent Jan D. Almayda
3 Register at PESO SRS/PEIS System Encode and Profile applicant to the PEIS System 3-5 days Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Welhim E. Tinaco, Vincent Jan D. Almayda
4 Enroll in chosen Skills Training Screen and advise Prospective beneficiary for Skills Training Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Vincent Jan D. Almayda
5 Graduate and Received TESDA National Certificate Assist Graduates for possible Job matching to Companies 20 mins Maria Socorro P. Mira, Cara Ariane W. Laro, Tigie James R. Tanilon, Mary Elaine Rose R. Jamito, Vincent Jan D. Almayda, Welhim E. Tinaco