Convened at the Sunflower Hall, Golden Lion Hotel on November 22, 2023 were all newly hired and promoted non-teaching personnel from the different campuses of the university to attend the Oath Taking Ceremony and Orientation Program organized by the Human Resource Management and Development Office (HRMDO).
Commencing the said event was the conduct of the oath-taking ceremony for all newly hired and promoted non-teaching personnel which was officiated by Dr. Elbert M. Galas, University President. Under the lead of the University President, Dr. Galas, all newly hired and promoted non-teaching personnel have simultaneously sworn their oath of office. Gracing also the said event was Dr. Dexter R. Buted, Vice President for Administration and Finance Management and formerly the University President (6th PSU President).
Consequently, the orientation program was composed of training presentations that aimed to help familiarize all newly hired non-teaching personnel with information about the university and their employment in general. Topics tackled were: Pangasinan State University Hallmarks presented by Prof. Venus May H. Sarmiento, PRIO Director; Personnel Standard Policies and Procedures presented by Dr. Lorena B. Echalar, Director, Special Projects and former HRMDO Director; and Compensation and Other Personnel Benefits presented by Mr. Glein Tolentino, Budget Assistant, Budget Office.
Said oath taking ceremony and orientation program to all newly hired and promoted non-teaching personnel is part of the HRMDO’s purposeful activities as it takes part in the University’s aim to provide a culture that empowers and builds the capabilities of its workforce by equipping them with the appropriate knowledge and skills needed to efficiently perform their duties and deliver quality services.