non-permanent resident alien

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A non-citizen who holds employment in the United States, but does not have a green card. Non-permanent resident aliens are more liable to be subjected to selective specifications for qualification than citizens of the United States.

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If you are considering hiring a non-permanent resident alien you need to read up on all the rules for that.

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You should try and find a way to get your permanent status if you are a non-permanent resident alien currently.

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Serge is a non-permanent resident alien working in the Business Place, Inc. kitchen, but the company wishes to sponsor him for green card status.

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