ASM Group of Institutes, Chinchwad, Pune and Employment
& Self Employment Guidance Centre of the Government of Maharashtra
organised a mega job fair on September 30. There was an overwhelming response
to the fair organised at the ASM’s IBMR campus in Chinchwad with nearly 7,500
job seekers seeking better opportunities.
The fair was inaugurated by Dr. Santosh Bhave, VP-HR, Bharat
Forge in the presence of Mr. Uday Kumar Choube, DGM-HR, Volkswagen, Mr.
S.B.Angane, Dy. Director, Pune Region & Mr. U.S. Kulkarni, Employment
Officer-Employment & Self Employment Guidance Centre, Government of
Maharashtra, Dr. Sandeep Pachpande, Chairman & Dr. Asha Pachpande,
Secretary-ASM Group of Institutes.
More than 60 leading companies were present in the job fair.
Mr. Angane who spoke on the occasion said that inspite of availability of
variety of jobs the unemployment is on the rise which is a cause of concern. He
further mentioned that while the industry is ready to offer jobs & there is
ample supply of manpower also. The gap can be filled by better industry
academia interface. The educational institutes can offer job oriented courses
so that prospective employees do not need to run searching for jobs.
Dr. Bhave added that today’s young generation has the
ability to adapt change according to the environment & they need not feel
sorry if today they do not find job of their choice. The need of the hour is to
be ready to accept the changing requirements of future.
Choube said that earlier campus was the only planned
recruitment activity but today these job fairs offer variety of jobs at one
place. He cautioned that not getting selected in a company should not be seen
as a failure but it is just being unable to fulfill the company’s current
requirement at a particular time. The job seeker should learn from own &
mistakes of others to prepare for a better future.