Jorethang, 10 Apr:
South District Administration under District Administration Adopted Village (DAAV) scheme in association with Centre for Computers and Communication Technology [CCCT], Chisopani organized a job fair for employment in different private companies in different sectors.
The inauguration of the job fair had District Collector [South], Raj Yadav, Sub Divisional Magistrate [Jorethang], BC Rai, Principal [CCCT], Praveen Pradhan, officials and representatives from various companies and students.
Addressing the gathering, Mr Yadav urged the companies to recruit as many students as possible and relax the experience limit as most of the students applying for jobs were freshers. He also urged the candidates to utilize the opportunity and excel in interviews.
Mr Yadav underlined the need for aspirants to have a thorough discussion with the interviewers about their pay packet, facilities to be provided and other benefits before accepting the offer.
Twelve companies based in Sikkim namely Salas Pharmaceuticals, Mayfair, Alkem Health Science, IPCA, Cachet Pharma, Marc Life Science, Aurochem Laboratories, Mankind Pharma, Godrej Consumer, Esvegee, Yuksom Breweries and Swiss Garnier interviewed candidates for various posts in their respective companies.
284 candidates applied for jobs at various companies out of which 130 have been shortlisted for further assessment.