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Hello everyone,

 

I've been pondering about this for a while and hopefully someone can give me some insight into this.  My fiance and I have been talking about employment for when she moves to the states.  She's from the EU and has a degree in Electrical Engineering but her job is mainly related to researching smart grid technologies and dealing with EU regulations on it.  So I've been pondering about what my fiance can do for employment in the states since her actual job doesn't seem to have a direct equivalent to the states and she doesn't really do any electrical engineering work so she doesn't have any experience in that.  

 

Thanks!  

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19 minutes ago, myjourney2018 said:

Hello everyone,

 

I've been pondering about this for a while and hopefully someone can give me some insight into this.  My fiance and I have been talking about employment for when she moves to the states.  She's from the EU and has a degree in Electrical Engineering but her job is mainly related to researching smart grid technologies and dealing with EU regulations on it.  So I've been pondering about what my fiance can do for employment in the states since her actual job doesn't seem to have a direct equivalent to the states and she doesn't really do any electrical engineering work so she doesn't have any experience in that.  

 

Thanks!  

Its okay she doesnt have to work in her field she can go in any work stream . All it requires is degree ,sometime they dont consider it as equivalent to US degree so its good to have her transcripts evaluated per US standards

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A lot of large companies have departments dedicated to regulatory compliance.


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