Manpower Group Immigration Specialist in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Location: Milwaukee, WI

The Immigration Specialist is as a member of the Experis team.The Immigration Specialist works collaboratively to handle employment-based immigration cases. Responsible for case management and document preparation. The Immigration Specialist will also have regular interaction with consultants, field and corporate staff, as well as federal agencies.

H-1B cases

  • Determine PW

  • Draft LCA

  • Send posting notice to Field

  • Collect and review documents from candidate

  • Draft forms and support letters

  • Collect MSA, WO and other supporting documents from Field

  • Pull support documents from the system

  • Finalize petition and file with USCIS

  • Collect evidence and respond to RFEs

  • Follow up with Field regarding LCA posting notices

  • Case communication with consultant, TM, Field and Immigration manager

  • Ensure adherence to federal immigration laws and regulations

Green cards

  • Review/analyze documents collected by Immigration Support team

  • Draft skill matrices for GC cases

  • Communicate with consultants regarding approval of skill matrix and collecting experience letters from past employers

  • Assist consultants with language in past employer letters

  • Verify that skills provided by consultant match our minimum requirements

  • Escalate issues to Immigration manager and TM

  • Draft recruitment and Prevailing Wage Determination (PWD)

  • Prepare PERM packs for attorney review

  • Post jobs for PERM recruitment

  • Review resumes that come in during recruitment process

  • Draft form ETA9089 and file form and supporting documents with DOL

  • Respond to audits from DOL

  • Collect evidence and respond to RFEs

  • Case communication with consultant, TM, Field and Immigration manager

  • Ensure adherence to federal immigration laws and regulations

Required Skills:

  • At least 5 years of immigration paralegal experience working with an array of visa types including but not limited to H1B, TN, L1A, L1B, E3, J1 and OPT/STEM . Experience with PERM applications and entire green card process and specifications.

  • Large corporation or recruiting company background required

  • US immigration knowledge required

  • Should have strong MS Office Suite skills - especially Excel

  • Knowledge of Case management tools preferred

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Should be able to multi-task

  • Good critical thinking skills - must be able to work under pressure

  • Should be able to manage high volume workloads

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree required.

  • Paralegal Certification is preferred.

ManpowerGroup is an EOE/AA/Vets/Disabled Employer