Today in Shymkent took place fair of vacancies submitted by employers from Kostanay, Pavlodar, North Kazakhstan and East Kazakhstan regions.
The event was attended by the Minister of labor and social protection of population Tamara Duissenova, akim of South Kazakhstan Region, Zhanseit Tuimebayev, Vice-akims of Kostanay, Pavlodar, North Kazakhstan and East Kazakhstan region, akims of cities and districts of Kazakhstan, heads of managements of coordination of employment and social programs of the above regions, employment centers and employers.
"This is the first such a large fair, where the vacancies employers from SKR, but also from 4 other regions of the Republic. And not by chance it is held in South Kazakhstan region, which is the most densely populated in the country. There is a significant surplus of labor, while in Northern regions the workforce is not enough. Hope that this job fair will help residents SKR find a job in their field. The state will provide grants for relocation and the costs of rental housing within one year. I want to emphasize that the migration from labor-surplus regions to deficit entirely voluntary on the mutual interest of both the employee and the employer," - said Tamara Duissenova, speaking at the opening of the event.
Before Shymkent, April 3-4, similar job fairs were held in Saryagash and Maktaaral regions, SKR. A total of 636 employers from the Northern regions introduced for the residents of southern Kazakhstan 1785 vacancies in the manufacturing sector (37%), education (31%), healthcare (21%), government (6%), agriculture (3,6%), construction (1%).
According to the Department of coordination of employment and social programs of South Kazakhstan region, in the region to date, the excess of qualified specialists with higher education and workers without qualifications is 66 thousand 474 people. The shortage of specialists is 3, 702 person. On the regional labor market requires skilled experts manufacturing industries, machine operators and machines.
We will remind, to encourage voluntary migration, the Government of Kazakhstan has identified 7 regions for the reception of migrants, including repatriates (Akmola, Atyrau, East Kazakhstan, West Kazakhstan, Kostanay, Pavlodar and North Kazakhstan region), and 4 of the region of departure (Almaty, Zhambyl, Mangystau and SKR).
In 2016 146 families from SKR moved to North Kazakhstan (125 families), Kostanay (18 families) and East Kazakhstan (3 families) area.