Abu Dhabi: India has launched an online system for recruitment of workers and nurses for foreign employment.
All the foreign employers, who seek to recruit Indian workers, need to register in the eMigrate system (www.emigrate.gov.in) of the Government of India, a according to the Indian Embassy in Abu Dhabi. The duly filled-in registration application will then be vetted by the Indian diplomatic missions in the respective foreign countries, a press release issued by the embassy said on Sunday.
Thereafter, the foreign employers can raise the demand for Indian workers on the eMigrate system and seek a permit to recruit directly or select recruiting agents online. Such foreign employers have to declare the terms and conditions of employment of each category of the job at the time of applying for the demand registration. The declared terms and conditions of employment will act as a specimen contract and will form the part of employment contract at the time of actual recruitment. The procedure to fill the online form has been explained through videos in the resources tab of the website
The implementation of new system will be done in phases. Foreign employers recruiting more than 150 Indian workers has to be registered online with immediate effect to raise demand and seek a permit to recruit directly or through agents.
- Employers recruiting between 50 and 150 Indian workers are required to register online before June 30, 2015.
- Those who recruiting between 20 and 50 Indian workers are required to register online before July 31, 2015.
- Employers recruiting less than 20 Indian workers are required to register online before August 31, 2015.
In addition, a provision for applying for permit from the registering authority in Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs is available online for employers, who wish to recruit Indian workers directly. They can do so after getting registered in the eMigrate system with immediate effect, the press release said.