About Us
Overview

The Department of Labor and Employment is the primary government agency mandated to promote gainful employment opportunities, develop human resources, protect workers and promote their welfare, and maintain industrial peace.

Name of agency Deparment of Labor and Employment
Mandate Promote gainful employment opportunities, develop human resources, protect workers and promote their welfare and maintain industrial peace.
Organizational chart View national organizational chart
Personnel complement 7,227 as of CY 2004 plantilla positions

 

History

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) started as a small bureau in 1908. It became a department on December 8, 1933 with the passage of Act 4121. The Department of Labor and Employment stands as the national government agency mandated to formulate policies, implement programs and services, and serve as the policy-coordinating arm of the Executive Branch in the field of labor and employment.

The organization and functions of the Department of Labor and Employment are in accordance with the provisions of Executive Order No. 126, as amended, the Labor Code of the Philippines , and other relevant and pertinent legislations.

The Department has exclusive authority in the administration and enforcement of labor and employment laws and such other laws as specifically assigned to it or to the Secretary of Labor and Employment.
 
Vision, Mandate & Strategies

Consistent with the national development plan, its vision is the attainment of full decent and productive employment for every Filipino worker. It is mandated to promote gainful employment opportunities, develop human resources, protect workers and promote their welfare and maintain industrial peace. To contribute in the attainment of the national employment goals, it adopts the following strategies:

To carry out its mandate, the Department has 16 regional offices, 34 overseas posts, 6 bureaus, 7 staff services, and 11 agencies attached to it for policy and program supervision and/or coordination.

 

REGION 6 

The DOLE Regional Office 6 has a total number of 97 personnel – 35 were assigned at the Regional Office and 62 at the five (5) provincial offices distributed as follows: Aklan Provincial Office - 7, Antique Provincial Office - 7, Capiz Provincial Office - 5, Iloilo-Guimaras Provincial Office – 17, and Negros Occidental Provincial Office - 26. 

 

Organizational Chart

Click here to View DOLE RO6 Organizational Chart

List of Labor Laws Compliance Officers(LLCO)  in Region 6

 

Employment Status

              


 


Department of Labor and Employment Region VI Senior Officials


Regional Director Ponciano M. Ligutom

 

PONCIANO M. LIGUTOM, CESO III
Regional Director 
Swan Rose Bldg., Commission St., Jaro, Iloilo City
Tel/Fax. No. (033) 320-8026 / (033) 509-0400

 

 

 

 

 

 

CYRIL L. TICAO
Assistant Regional Director 
Swan Rose Bldg., Commission St., Jaro, Iloilo City
Tel/Fax. No. (033) 320-8026 / (033) 509-0400

 

 

 

 

SALOME O. SIATON

 

SALOME O. SIATON
OIC - Assistant Regional Director
Swan Rose Bldg., Commission St., Jaro, Iloilo City
Tel. No. (033) 320-6904

 

 

 

 

 

ATTY. DAX B. VILLARUEL

 

ATTY. DAX B. VILLARUEL
Mediator - Arbiter
Mediation-Arbitration and Legal Services
Swan Rose Bldg., Commission St., Jaro, Iloilo City
Tel. No. (033) 320-8024

 

 

 

 

SALOME O. SIATON

 

SALOME O. SIATON
OIC, Chief,  Internal Management Services Division (IMSD)
Concurrent Capacity
Swan Rose Bldg., Commission St., Jaro, Iloilo City
Tel. No. (033) 320-6904
 

 

 

 

   

MARY AGNES N. CAPIGON

 
             
MARY AGNES N. CAPIGON
OIC, Chief, Technical Services and Support Division (TSSD)
Swan Rose Bldg., Commission St., Jaro, Iloilo City
Tel. No. (033) 320-6904
 

 

 

PROVINCIAL OFFICES

 

MELISA S. NAVARA

 

MELISA S. NAVARRA
Chief , Iloilo - Guimaras Provincial Office
Swan Rose Bldg., Commission St., Jaro, Iloilo City
Tel. No. (033) 320-6905

 

 

 

 

JOSELITO G. DELA BANDA

 

JOSELITO G. DELA BANDA
Chief LEO, Capiz Provincial Office
3L Commercial Bldg., Banica St., Roxas City, Capiz 
Tel. No. (036) 522-5220

 

 

 

 

 

 

 RENE S. SANTAMENA 
 OIC, Antique Provincial Office
 Principe St., San Jose, Antique
 Tel. No. (036) 540-7067

 

 

 

 

VIDIOLO C. SALVACION

 

VIDIOLO C. SALVACION
OIC , Aklan Provincial Office
San Vicente Bldg., L. Barrios St., Kalibo, Aklan 
Tel. No. (036) 500-7107 

 

 

 

 

MA. VICTORIA G. MONDRAGON

 

MA. VICTORIA G. MONDRAGON
Chief LEO, Negros Occidental Provincial Office
SWLC Bldg., Cottage Road, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental
Tel No. (034) 434-2214/ (034) 434-2218 / (034) 434-2219 / (034) 709-1690

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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