A foreign national who has been offered a permanent employment in the United States are required to establish a basis of eligibility for filing an employment-based petition, either by labor certification, or under a schedule A category. You need to get an Alien Employment Certification if you are a foreign national who has been offered a permanent job in the United States, but unable to meet the criteria for labor certification exemption. The labor certification aims to protect US citizens by prioritizing them before foreign nationals when it comes to available jobs, and if there is no qualified US citizen, then that’s the time that a foreigner can take over.
More measured are still being designed to protect U.S. workers under the Program Electronic Review Management or PERM, that is intended to facilitate faster labor determinations. The PERM process involves all recruitment should … Read the rest