IRCC has posted job listings to hire Indians to work abroad, offering salaries up to 54 lakhs per year.
The Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is looking to hire people for its foreign service offices. They have also announced a salary between ₹43 lakhs to ₹54 lakhs per annum ($72,292 to $91,472).
The jobs have been announced on the Government of Canada jobs inventory, requiring qualified candidates to fill up vacancies in the foreign services offices in Canada. Eligible candidates if hired will be deployed internationally as Migration Foreign Service Officers.
The last date to apply online for this position is 30 June, 2023. To apply, interested candidates should go to the official website- emploisfp-psjobs.cfp-psc.gc.ca
The job listing posted reveals that the Migration Foreign Service Officers will have an array of duties within IRCC’s migration programs. These duties will include them participating in foreign applicant processing, “risk assessment”, “engagement,” and “migration diplomacy activities.”
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According to a report published on Narcity Canada, the foreign service officers should be made aware that this is a demanding job, which will require them to spend “approximately two-thirds of their career overseas”. Further they may also have to work overtime, and move on to newer assignments every two to four years.
IRCC’s job listing posts employees in China, India, Mexico, the Philippines, Senegal and Turkey, among other places.
According to an Australian Today report citing Times Higher Education After Canada, some Australian universities have started rejecting visa applications of Indian students from the states of Punjab and Haryana.
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