"Go" … the work of foreign engineers in Saudi Arabia
Thursday – 7 months Rabi I 1440 H – November 15, 2018 AD Problem Number [
Riyadh: Shuja al-Buqami
The Associated Engineer's Office (SASO) yesterday launched a Passasat electronic service that requires engineers wishing to work in the Kingdom registered with the Saudi Arsenals Engineers' Organization to prevent the unrestricted arrival of engineers and prevent false holders from engaging in the engineering sector. Their arrival and contracting and issuance of their work visas to companies, engineering offices and the public and private sectors. Eng Sa'd'bin Mohammed Al Shahrani, Chairman of the Saeima Engineers' Organization, yesterday opened the Passasat service in Riyadh and emphasized that the purpose of this service is to facilitate procedures for those wishing to work in the Kingdom and to facilitate procedures for employers and various sectors. The Ministry of the Interior, the Director General of the Passport and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as well as the embassies and consulates of Saudi Arabia in the world through a link between the institution and these bodies, and to make decisions on the granting of a work visa or entry to the Kingdom, for those who have no opportunity and professionalism in any of the approved engineering disciplines the disciplines applied by the Saudi Architects' Organization. »
Engineer Al Shahrani pointed out that the "transition" offers a variety of convenient services, the most important of which are electronic remote registration and e-payment, the appropriate payment method is selected and temporary participation is issued. The service can be quickly and easily registered, Scientific and experience certificates and identification documents in a short and short time. "
He explained that this service depends on the application of a five-year experience requirement for all engineers who want to work in the UK, in addition to verifying his data well. He pointed out that the purpose of the cross-border service is to prevent the entry of unauthorized engineers by preventing the entry of false holders, the engineering industry, and to prevent the entry of any person only after it has been established that he has professional competence and seeks to put an end to the irregularity of engineering in companies and engineers offices and minimize engineering mistakes in projects.
The chairman of the Engineering Council said: "This service has many positive benefits for returning to your country of origin, citizenship and economy in the UK, and the most important of these benefits is to provide high-quality civil engineering work with qualified engineers, to open up a Saudi engineer site and give priority to employment, Government and private a sector that wants engineers and technicians to work in the UK ».
These trends are in the engineering industry, although the pace of project implementation is expected to increase with positive expectations for greater economic growth.