Saudi Arabia opens applications for recruitment of female soldiers, immigration officers

Saudi Arabia opens applications for recruitment of female soldiers, immigration officers
Women immigration officers will soon be working at airport and land border checks in Saudi |Arabia under a new program of the Ministry of Interior. (SPA file photo)
Updated 14 June 2019

Saudi Arabia opens applications for recruitment of female soldiers, immigration officers

Saudi Arabia opens applications for recruitment of female soldiers, immigration officers
  • Applicants must be born and raised in Saudi Arabia
  • applications would be received through the website www.jobs.sa

RIYADH: The Saudi Interior Ministry’s undersecretariat for military affairs opened the application window for the recruitment of female soldiers, to ensure the security of female civil status offices across the Kingdom, on Thursday.

It noted that applications would be received through the website www.jobs.sa from 10 a.m. on June 17 to 10 a.m. on June 20.

The ministry also announced the opening of the registration process for female jobs at the Passports Directorate. New recruits will be given military ranks and will be assigned to serve at airports and land border checks.

It added that the women can now enlist at the rank of private at the Women’s Security Training Institute at King Fahd Security College.

Applicants must be born and raised in Saudi Arabia, except for those who grew up with their father while serving the state outside the Kingdom. They should have a good reputation and character, with no criminal convictions.


Saudi Arabia announces 12 more COVID-19 deaths

Updated 02 December 2020

Saudi Arabia announces 12 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 12 more COVID-19 deaths
  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 347,513
  • A total of 5,919 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 12 deaths from COVID-19 and 249 new infections on Wednesday.
Of the new cases, 65 were recorded in Riyadh, 51 in Makkah, 32 in Madinah, 29 in the Eastern Province and 13 in Najran.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 347,513 after 337 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 5,919 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.