Oman Air was the Platinum Sponsor of the 7th JOBEX, (Omanisation and Job Opportunities Exhibition) that was inaugurated on the 8th of April, at Oman International Exhibition Centre. The 3-day event saw many hopeful candidates make a beeline to the JOBEX stalls.
Mohammed Bin Ibrahim Al Balushi, Oman Air's Recruitment Manager, said that Oman Air is one of the leading organisations of the country in providing employment opportunities for the Omani youth. To implement His Majesty's vision of empowering the Omani youth, the Company ties up with the government organisations, private sector organisations and sponsors events such as these that are in line with achieving the goals towards this objective.
Al Balushi added that such events help companies to have a face-to-face interaction with the prospective candidates and vice versa. Visitors to the Oman Air stall at the JOBEX exhibition were given valuable information about the Human Resources strategies of the Company and also about the vacant positions at Oman Air in addition to information about the requirement for any posts. The presence of a professional team from Oman Air's HR department and Training Centre to answer all the queries from the visitors were much appreciated by everyone.
Ruqaiya Adams, Training Manager, Oman Air, added that the presence of Oman Air Training Centre at JOBEX 2009 was felt strongly. The Center, which runs courses approved by most of the international aviation associations and is the most preferred training institution for the students wishing to engage in jobs within the aviation industry, saw visitors thronging its stall to find out about the various courses offered by the Centre.
Corporate Communications and Media Department (CC&M) of Oman Air added that JOBEX is one of the premium events in the field of jobs and networking opportunities in Oman and offers valuable information, advice and opportunities for individuals interested in career development and also for those considering a change of direction and looking to learn new skills.