482 Jobseekers including PwDs shortlisted in the Inclusive JOB FAIR held at MCC-NCSCDA,
Bhubaneswar.dated 10 th January 2020, an Inclusive JOB FAIR for PwDs & Non-disabled Jobseekers was organised by National Career Service Centre for Differently Abled (Erstwhile VRCH), Bhubaneswar inside its campus in collaboration with District Administration, Khordha , District Employment Exchange, KHordha and Department of SSEPD, Government of Odisha. 25 nos. of PAN India Companies such as TATA Motors, L&T Finance, Peoples Forum, EUREKA FORBES, Sky Automobiles – Maruti Suzuki, Sambandh Finserv Pvt Ltd., Suryoday Small Finance Bank, ICICI Bank, SBI Life Insurance, MEDPLUS, Apace Consultancy, Deevine Nursing Care Solutions Pvt. Ltd. SSSV Solutions, M B Hospitality Services, Godrej & Boyce, Indiabulls Ventures Ltd., M/s Loyal Textiles Mills Ltd., Smartlink Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Splendid Medical Didi, SRIC Education& Jobs, Success Wedding Matrimonial Services Pvt. Ltd. , Svatantra Microfinance Pvt. Ltd. , Tatwa Technologies Ltd., VOLTAS Kaushal Kendra etc. have participated in the Inclusive Job Fair. More than 1,268 (87 PwDs & 1181 Non-disabled) jobseekers registered and after registration of jobseekers, they have been counselled and scheduled their interview by matching their eligibility and requirements of employer. The jobseekers were mobilised from registered jobseekers in National Career Service (NCS) Portal, registered candidates at NCSCDA, District Employment Exchanges, trained candidates of various ITIs, ORMAS, Skill providers of Odisha Skill Development Authority (OSDA), and some fresher candidates of local Colleges and Universities. 14 Project Implementing Agencies under PMKVY and OSDA have participated and after counselling tagged 490 candidates with different types of placement linked skill development training programmes (free of cost) to be imparted in this year. Army Recruiting Office, Cuttack and 9, Airmen Selection Centre, Bhubaneswar participated in the event and counselled 380 & 100 candidates respectively for various career opportunities in their sector. Remuneration ranging from Rs. 60,000/- p.a. to Rs. 5,00,000/- p.a. were offered to candidates having qualification from 5th pass to Post Graduate in the Job Fair. Around 482 jobseekers including 30 PwDs have been shortlisted by 25 participating employers as per their requirement. The Job Fair was organised in such a manner that all key stakeholders like employers, jobseekers, skill providers, placement organisations, and counsellors have participated and the programme was well appreciated among all. Sri Ranjan Kumar Mishra, District Employment Officer, Khordha, along with the staff members of Directorate of Employment, Government of Odisha extended all possible support to make the Job Fair successful.
Sri J. Padmanav Rao, Young Professional, Model Career Centre-NCSCDA, Bhubaneswar coordinated with Employers and dedicated staff of NCSCDA made it successful under the active leadership of Shri Ram Kishor Sharma, Assistant Director (Employment), NCSCDA, Bhubaneswar.
Smt. Sulochana Das, State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities of Odisha, Smt. Manjulata Behera, Welfare & Cess Commissioner, Government of India, Ministry of Labour & Employment, Shri Alok Kar, OAS (SAG), CDI, Department of General Administration, Government of Odisha, Shri Arun Kumar Behera, OAS (S), Additional District Magistrate, Bhubaneswar, Shri Asit Baran Pradhan, Regional Assistant Director (Employment) and Shri Himanshu Panigrahi, Employment Officer, from Directorate of Employment Government of Odisha, Shri Bipin Kumar, District Youth Coordinator, NYKS, Khurdha, witnessed the event by interacting with the jobseekers and employers.