Mabatid slams request to reduce JOs, Dizon claps back

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/10/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Councilor Prisca Niña Mabatid criticized the request of Councilor Alvin Dizon to department heads in the city to reduce the number of job-order (JO) employees who are not considered as essential.…

Rama: JOs, who tested positive for drug use, will be returned to DSWS

Irene R. Sino Cruz 12/16/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The two job order (JO) workers assigned to the Cebu City Sangguniang Panglungsod who tested positive for use of shabu will be returned to the Department of Social Welfare and Services (DSWS), which…

Davide ‘uncomfortable’ with Capitol’s move to outsource medical personnel

Rosalie Abatayo 10/15/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Vice Governor Hilario Davide III said in an interview this morning, October 15, that we was “uncomfortable” with the provincial government’s practice of outsourcing medical and clerical personnel for province-run hospitals. Davide said…

2,900 JOs, casuals in Capitol downsized to 200

Rosalie O. Abatayo 06/28/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Of the 2,900 job order and casual employees of the Cebu provincial government, only over 200 were shortlisted for temporary rehiring by the transition team of Governor-elect Gwendolyn Garcia. The services of the…

Mandaue City JOs told to reapply; pass evaluation prior to reappointment

Doris C. Bongcac 06/28/2019

MANDUE CITY, Philippines – With their appointments already ending on June 30, Mayor Jonas Cortes is asking all Job Order (JO) employees of the Mandaue City Hall to already cease from reporting for work starting on Monday,…

800 JOs seen to boost quality of work in Mandaue City

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc 07/03/2018

THE Mandaue City government has hired 800 job order (JO) employees after not renewing the contracts of almost a thousand JOs recently. Mayor Luigi Quisumbing said he wants to ensure that the level of quality of work…

14 Talisay JOs tested positive for drug use, told to undergo rehab

John Michael Aroa 06/27/2018

AT LEAST 14 Job Order employees of the Talisay City Hall will be made to undergo rehabilitation after they tested positive for drug use. Emely Cabrera, head of the Human Resources Department, said that the 14 JOs…

Two former JOs, who failed to liquidate expenses, nabbed in Liloan

Benjie B. Talisic 03/12/2018

Two men facing eight cases of failure of an accountable officers to render accounts were arrested on Monday morning in Lilo-an town northern Cebu. Ian Cesar Canete, 37, and Jan Carlo Canete of Barangay Poblacion, did not…

Gonzales: “Osmeña has no authority to order return of JOs”

Morexette B. Erram 03/12/2018

Jerome Gonzales, head of Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Cebu province, emphasized that suspended Toledo City John Henry “Sonny” Osmeña cannot order the return of 120 job order (JO) employees who were laid off on…

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