Please do tell me whether this is fake or not, I’ve also attended 2 interviews there is nothing fake I’ve spotted yet all the phone numbers are from canada
Its a fake company, I've done checking their website careertanks created this march 9, 2023 and branford engineering last january only. Me too got 2 interviews with them face to face online.
What confirmed to that they were fake is they, started to send me email asking for money:
My name is Mohammad Hoque, I am the Sr. Immigration Consultant and Head of Legal Affairs at Branford Engineering. I served Canadian government for 17 years and i am currently working as a private consultant with several clients throughout Canada and USA. I am currently based in New York and all your legal procedure will be taken care by us.
We are a team of experienced skilled immigration consultants who will be taking care of your Case for immigration. We will be filing your Immigration Application through Express Entry under Federal Skilled Worker Program on behalf of Branford Engineering.
FYI! We applied for your LMIA application and it has been approved for further procedure of immigration. Attached you can find the letter.
Below are steps you need to follow:
- You have to submit a colored Passport copy including your family. Passports must have six months of validity.
- Attached you can find six forms which needs to be filled as instructed below:
Instructions to fill the forms:
Form 1, Use of Representative/Contract Agreement:
The representative form is a formal agreement/contract between the candidate and the lawyer. The Employer has appointed the lawyer.
You must tick the box next to "I am appointing a representative." We are your representatives, and we will represent you on behalf of CRC-IRCC.
Point 5 would include my initial name, ‘Mohammad’ and surname/last name ‘Hoque’.
Point 6 specifies if your representative is UNPAID or PAID and requires you to select the box next to "PAID" "Canadian Territorial Law Society" since the Employer pays it.
Steps to follow:
We will begin submitting your Express Entry profile once we receive filled forms and passport copies as instructed below. Once your Express Entry application is approved for immigration under the Federal Skilled Worker program, we shall proceed as follows:
: Apply for the Federal Skilled Worker Program (Service Canada Approval): Once your Express entry application meets the minimum criteria, We shall apply for First step which Federal Skilled Worker (Service Canada Approval). You are advised to make the payment of $1990 CAD equivalent to $1485 USD. Upon the payment confirmation within 5 – 7 working days we will receive the approval of Federal Skilled Worker (Service Canada Approval) which will be shared with you and we shall proceed with next step:
Payment must be done in USD since we are based in US and your process will be taken care from US.
Second Step and Third Step
: LMIA (Labor Market Impact Assessment) and PR (Permanent Residency),Since we already receive the approval for LMIA. We will wait for the Positive LMIA confirmation letter which is issued by the government after the approval of first step i.e. Federal Skilled Worker (Service Canada Approval). We will receive the Positive LMIA confirmation letter within 10 – 15 days max. You will be asked to submit required documentations which include six months Bank Statement, Police Clearance certificate/Good Conduct certificate, Experience Letters from Previous Employers minimum of 3 years, WES (World Education Service) equalization of your academic degree.