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More than 10,000 people have registered at looking for a quality job opportunity

MARCH 19th 2018

· 8,751 candidates have already applied to free English and Portuguese tests.
· 47 multinational companies require hiring customer service, IT, systems, accounting, sales and technical support, among others.

SAN JOSÉ, March 19th, 2018. From Monday 12th to last Friday March 16th, the digital recruitment platform, registered more than 10,000 people who are looking for a quality job opportunity.

The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency (CINDE) presented its innovative multilingual digital recruitment product Job Link, where there are more than 3,800 positions available in areas such as: IT and systems, accounting, customer service, finance - financial analysis, software development , technical support, engineering (production, electrical, electronics, electro mechanics, mechatronics of materials), administration and business, human resources and sales, among other areas.

“Over a week, Job Link has achieved that more than 50,000 people have entered the website and that 10,000 of them have completed their registration process to start applying for quality work opportunities. We hope that in this last week, with the platform available, more people complete their registration and apply to the positions ", commented the General Director of CINDE, Jorge Sequeira.

To apply for an employment opportunity, these are the steps to follow:
First, it is necessary to register. Second, a language test must be done online if English or Portuguese is spoken and finally, it must be applied directly to the positions of interest to be seen by the companies.

The participating companies will only have access to the information of the candidates that apply to a position directly, since the registration information is not widely shared.

Data obtained between the last week (from Monday 12th-Friday 16th), show that the page has had a record of 10,142 users. In the same period, registered persons have made 18,779 applications to available positions.

With respect to free language tests, it stands out that 7,947 people have taken the English test and 804 of Portuguese. This is thanks to the partnership that CINDE made with Idioma Internacional for the BELT and PIP language tests.

Participating companies
3M, Accenture, Akamai Technologies, Align Technology, Amazon, Amway Shared Service Center, Auxis, Bayer, British American Tobacco, Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), Cheetah Digital, Circuit, Citi Service Center, Citrix, Client Services, Convergys, Dell, DO Talent Management, Double Digit, DXC Technology, Equifax, Experian, Fujitsu, GEP, GSK, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HP, IBM, Infosys, Kareo, Microsoft, Microvention, Mondelez International, Moodys Analytics, National Instruments, NCI Buildings Systems, Regroup, SmileDirectClub, Snap Technology, Tek Experts, Stratus Video, SYKES, Tek Experts, Teleperformance, Thermo Fisher Scientific, TradeStation, Transperfect Connect and Western Union.