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Job Title:
Non-Immigrant Officer (NIO) DELHI Competition # 570

LES 06:Rs.849, 292/LES 07: Rs.1, 124,792 annual (non-negotiable)

Vacancy type:

Term Details:
DELHI HR wishes to announce the launch of anticipatory staffing process for Non-Immigrant Officer (NIO) positions at the LE-06/LE-07 level at the High Commission Canada in Delhi to build a pool of qualified candidates. The results of this competition may also be used to staff similar positions (LE-07 positions) at the same level. Non-Immigrant Officer (NIO) is a developmental position. After a minimum of 6 months of fully satisfactory performance at LES 06 level, the incumbent will be required to travel to Ottawa for a period of 4 weeks for training and examination. She/he will be promoted to LES07 level, with a higher salary (INR 1,124,792/annum), as a Non-Immigrant Officer only upon successful completion of the mandatory training and examination as well as positive recommendation from the Migration Program Manager. Meeting designation requirements is a condition of employment. Failure to meet will result in the employee being removed from the position.



High Commission of Canada, DELHI

Closing date for applications:
15-03-2019 at 23:59 UTC+1 / GMT+1

Summary of position:
Please read the detailed job description

Essential qualifications:
Mandatory Screening Qualifications:

Education: Master’s degree from a recognized university in any discipline OR a combination of Bachelor’s degree plus, training and experience is acceptable.

Experience: Minimum three (3) years of recent (within the past five (5) years) in:
• Providing substantive advice to the general public and/or in conducting interviews;
• Administering a programme bound by a regulatory framework;
• Managing complex files, interpreting and applying legislation regulations and/or procedures as well as direct services to clients.

Languages: Fluency in English & Hindi (oral & written)

Please note that the English language skills assessment is mandatory to qualify this staffing process.

The qualifying IELTS criterion is: No single competencies lower than 6 AND an overall band level of 7.0

The qualifying ILSC criterion is: Minimum CLB 9 on both Grammar/Reading and Writing Section.

• For candidates who have valid and qualifying IELTS/ILSC scores: Candidates who demonstrate they have IELTS (International English Language Testing System) and ILSC test results at the said levels must submit their scores along with their candidature. These candidates shall not be re-tested in English. For operational purposes, only the “General Training” option under IELTS is acceptable.

Please note that only IELTS and ILSC scores for the last 5 years will be considered.

• For candidates who do not have IELTS/ILSC scores and have not appeared for the same administered through the High Commission of Canada in the last 12 months, will be assessed on their English Language skills by the High Commission during this staffing process.

• For candidates who have appeared for ILSC test administered by the High Commission and did not achieve qualifying scores in the last 12 months, are required to appear for the test at their own cost and submit their qualifying scores along with their applications. No extended deadline shall be provided to submit these scores.

Computer Skills: MS-office (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint), MS Outlook, Internet.

Mandatory Rated Qualifications:

• Knowledge of The Government of Canada’s priorities for the coming years.
• Knowledge of Indian documentation, society, and customs (identity, education and employment documents, etc.)
• General knowledge of Indian local laws i.e. family law, Indian penal code, etc.

• Ability to analyse, evaluate and exercise sound judgement and decision making on a variety of immigration issues quickly and efficiently according to established criteria
• Ability to interpret and apply legislation
• Ability to manage procedural changes
• Ability to work under pressure and with conflicting priorities
• Ability to work independently as well as in a team
• Ability to plan work, direct and supervise employees

Personal Suitability:
• Integrity
• Adaptability & Flexibility
• Judgement
• Initiative
• Planning & Organization Skills
• Interpersonal Skills

Asset Qualifications:
Candidates are encouraged to indicate how they meet the following criteria, where applicable:

• Experience with the Global Case Management System (GCMS)
• Knowledge of French and Punjabi (read & write)
• Experience in direct supervision
• Experience with business intelligence, data analytics, or operations research, including some data manipulation abilities in MS Excel and/or Access

Organizational Needs:

Operational Requirements:

• Meet all of the mandatory screening qualifications and mandatory rated qualifications stated below
• Have independent work authorization in India

Condition(s) of Employment:
The appointment of the successful candidate will be subject to a Reliability Check (RC) obtained by the Management. To conduct the Reliability Check (RC), the candidate will have to submit the following documents on being selected by the mission.

• Police clearance certificate (Character Certificate)
• Letter of recognition from your bank stating your name, years of client service and your address
• Professional and educational certificates and mark sheets (i.e., academic transcripts)

**Candidates must be available to work overtime as and when required**

Area of selection:
•Individuals who are currently residing & eligible to work in India; All employees of the High Commission of Canada and Canadian missions in India; Spouses/Dependants of Canada-based staff

Important Notes:
NOTE: The Government of Canada is committed to building a skilled, inclusive and diverse workforce and to pursuing employment equity. Diversity is our strength and all applicants who meet the qualifications below are encouraged to apply.
All applications will be carefully reviewed against the mandatory screening requirements and mandatory rated qualifications of the job. Please submit a cover note with your candidature, clearly indicating how you meet the screening requirements. Failure to do so will result in the rejection of your application.

Candidates screened in will be contacted for further assessment, including: a personal interview with a series of questions designed to evaluate each applicant’s knowledge, abilities, competencies and personal suitability for the position. In addition, tests may be conducted to assist the selection board in assessing the applicant’s qualifications, skills and language ability. Reference verifications shall be conducted as a part of the hiring process.

The results of this competition may also be used to establish an eligibility list to staff similar openings at the High Commission of Canada which may arise in the twelve (12) months following the completion of this competition.

Note that the candidates will only be contacted through the email provided in their application. Please check your mailbox regularly for any information.

For more information about this position please open the following documents:

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