Mangaluru: Rajesh Nayak held a press meet on behalf of MP Nalin Kumar Kateel regarding ‘Job and Skill Training Camp’ under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) at Hotel Ocean Pearl here, on February 25.
Addressing the mediapersons, Rajesh said, “Under PKMVY a job and skill training camp will be held at the Sahyadri College Campus, Adyar on February 27. Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy will also be a part of the inaugural ceremony.”
The camp will be held in association of Rooman Technologies, which is a training partner to National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC).
Ronan from Rooman Technologies said, “100 companies will show up at the job fair and already 1000 have registered online. On the day of the fair, we expect about 5000 candidates to show up.”
Vikram from Rooman Technologies said, “The minimum qualification of the candidate is to pass 10th grade. This job fair is different than others as we have a follow-up programme. If the candidate doesn’t get a job, we will give him skill training for a month or so and enhance his skills. That way the candidate can get through interviews with ease.”
The skill training will start the following day of the job fair, based on the interest of the candidate. PMKVY is a 3 year programme, that aims at skill development of 24 lakh unemployed people. In the job fair at Mangaluru there will be about 2000 to 3000 job vacancies. Registrations can be done on the spot as well. Companies like, Infosys, Wipro, HP, will be looking for suitable candidates. Jobs in IT, ITES, BPO, Telecom, Banking, Retail and Structural sectors will be available for the candidates.