CHENNAI: The Madras College’s job truthful for disabled individuals attracted greater than 300 candidates from throughout town on Saturday. Firms together with Amazon, Accenture, Infosys, TVS Motors have shortlisted greater than 100 candidates for varied roles together with software program builders, programmers, accounts and administration.
If chosen these candidates would obtain a wage as much as ₹3lakh a 12 months, officers from the college stated.
In affiliation with Youth 4 Jobs, Nationwide Profession Service and Particular Employment workplace, the college organised the truthful for otherwise abled candidates on Saturday. “The occasion has obtained an excellent response. Thirty corporations have performed interviews to shortlist the candidates. We anticipate greater than 100 job gives from corporations from this drive,” stated T M Sridhar, placement officer of the college.
Accenture senior analyst Jitendra Sharma stated the standard of the candidates was so good. “We’ll situation supply letters to the shortlisted candidates after one other spherical of an interview,” he stated.
Candidates stated that it offered them a possibility to attend a number of interviews for a lot of job roles.
Nowshath Ali, MBA graduate and visually challenged candidate, attended interviews in 4 corporations together with Infosys, Amazon and Accenture on Saturday. “I used to be shortlisted for subsequent rounds in two corporations and assured of getting a job supply,” he stated.
Sujai, one other candidate, stated, “The organisers have organized volunteers to speak between the listening to impaired candidates and the businesses. It’s a good initiative,” he stated.
Metropolis police commissioner Shankar Jiwal inaugurated the job truthful.