If I am promoted let's say from Software engineer to "Senior Software Engineer" while my green card's first stage (Perm Labor Certification) is pending approval, will my employer need to file for another Perm labor application reflecting my designation change?
It will depend on a careful comparison of the job duties under the two different job titles. If it is substantially different, for example much more managerial responsibilities, then it might have to start all over again. Alternatively, it might be possible to retain the priority date on the current pending PERM application by not taking action now until the I-140 is approved. Then after the new PERM is filed and a 2nd I-140 approved, you could still use the old priority date of the first PERM.
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