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Direct Lines (Pvt) Ltd. Serving Since 1985 !

Direct Lines Pvt Ltd was incorporated in 1985 with 29 years of experience we have gained vast experience in human resource. Choosing the right person is essential for a company to prosper and succeed. We have served over 100 companies in the Middle East and south East Asia region. We are proud to say that our organization has achieved various awards due to our service. Honesty and sincerity have been our foremost precedence and also we have always given our utmost care and respect to our clients in providing manpower from Sri Lanka. Direct lines team works together in order to find the best and finest candidates for our clients. Our team consist of highly trained and experienced professionals. we are here to provide the best and finest service to our clients. By choosing direct lines pvt ltd we can assure you that our service will be reliable and provide the necessary candidates on time.

Now choosing the right Candidates for the given job is extremely crucial and important for any company who require manpower. The candidate skill, his background calibre and potential should be determined in advance to make right decision as the company’s progression depends on the staff and their dedication. We understand this philosophy very well and we propose to serve our clients with most deserving and worthy candidates.

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Our head-hunting division is computerized. After receiving job description from company we search through our data bank. If we don’t find suitable candidate we will advertise in the news paper and inform our sub agents.
Screening of prospective candidates is done in accordance with scientific interviewing technique adopted by experienced person in the relevant field.
We maintain well equipped trade testing centre with skilled and efficient professionals specialized in various field, to test and give grading according to their skills. Your representative will have a chance of personally observing the proceeding of test to select the right candidates.
Our interviewing technique includes panel interviewing to ascertain that candidates are conceptionally and practically capable in their respective field. To test and interview all candidates we shall provide you or your representative free of charge.
We have supplied various technicians including office equipment, communication equipments, and specialists etc. We do have professionals such as specialist doctors, civil, electrical, mechanical and electronic computer hardware engineers in our data bank. You name it and we have it. You can be assured that our candidates will be an asset to your organization.

Our representative will meet and assist you on arrival at the Colombo International Airport and provide you transport to Colombo. We can arrange a special rate for your accommodation in a leading hotel in Colombo. We can also make hotel arrangements in advance if notified in time.
We can provide you with a chauffer driven air conditioned car for your representative to travel around, Colombo free of charge.
Your Travel arrangement such as reconfirmation, transfers to airport and air fares can be arranged through our travel agent in Colombo. We can also provide you air fares at very competitive rates through our travel agent in case you plan an onward journey from Colombo to any destination.
Independent interviewing, if preferred can be arranged. Panel interviewing facilities are available with the required experts in the panel.
We can also provide Video Conferencing via Internet to facilitate employer interviews from their respective offices in their respective countries. The clients do not have to come to Sri Lanka to conduct Interviews.
Communication facilities such as international telephone, telex, fax, and email are available at our office for 24 hours. You may utilize these services anytime whenever you require.

Direct line pvt ltd thrive to serve the people and bring out the best in every candidate, we motivate our candidates and provide them with excellent service, over the years employees who have gone through us, have been happy with our service and come back to us. Your career is our best interest, when you step into direct lines we will guide you through the recruitment process. Your satisfaction is our priority. Our team will guide you through every stage of the recruitment process.
Direct lines pvt ltd. Carefully evaluates and selects all types of position from professionals, medical staffs, highly skilled to unskilled workers. It strives to provide only competitive qualified manpower ready to face competitive global market. It is also responsible to their employees and applicants, the men and women who work with them throughout the world. Everyone is considered as an individual respecting their merits. The company undergoes a maximum of 1 to 2 weeks for strict evaluation and scrupulous selection of manpower, and assures employers of getting only the best, competent, qualified and high-calibre candidates. We also have a SMS broadcasting facility to enable our staff to text applicants This has enhanced our communication with unprecedented efficiency.

For recruiting of any personnel we carry out an aptitude test, such as general knowledge language proficiency and IQ test. For skill categories we conduct trade test at our testing centre by qualified experienced and competent staff and consultants to ascertain all aspects of the candidate. If the candidate satisfies us, then the passport is taken into our custody along with bio data, copies of certificates and other relevant documents. Preliminary scrutinizing is done and then fed into the computer for retrieval if and when necessary. Our information system on candidate is methodically updated periodically.
We ascertain the candidate’s physical and mental abilities through recognized medical centers which are appointed by gulf centre medical team. This test will be done after candidate is selected for the job. We send full detailed medical report along with candidates to the company.
Subsequently, we obtain the authority from Foreign Employment Bureau of Sri Lanka for the export of manpower.

After confirming their selection the passport will be submitted and obtained visa. We can do the airline ticketing on any airlines operating from Colombo. We have seat allotments from most of the airlines serving the Middle Eastern countries at very competitive rates. Prior to departure the candidate has to attend our orientation course. We explain job specifications, working hours, salary, overtime, leave, accommodation, and medical and also the law of the country. We arrange all formalities up to the airport to see the candidates off and advise our principal of the departure of the candidate in advance for further arrangement at their end.

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  • Sri Lankan workers are hard working, intelligent, honest, and driven.
  • High adaptability to work in various environments.
  • Literacy rate in Sri Lanka is 97.3%.

Human resources, hardly anyone would disagree, are the most precious assets of any organization – be it a small business or a multi-billion dollar corporation. Success of any organization undoubtedly depends on the efficiency and commitments of its employees.

Choosing the most suitable person for any given job, therefore, has become a primary concern and responsibility for any company. This tremendous pressure of sourcing and recruiting the right person for the right job is largely reduced if not eliminated by, firstly, choosing the right recruitment agent to do this job for you professionally and efficiently.

Direct Lines (Pvt) Ltd (Labour License No-0524), a Manpower and Recruitment Consultancy duly licensed by the Labour Ministry of Sri Lanka Government, is geared to provide you the kind of a Professional Personal Recruitment service you need.

At Direct Lines (Pvt) Ltd, the clients’ satisfaction is our priority simply because we firmly believe in strong, long term business relationships rather than short term gains. Our highly efficient and dedicated team of staff is constantly preparing to fulfill all your manpower requirements.

You can work along with our organization with confidence.

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No. 379, 2nd Floor, Galle Road, Colombo-6. Sri Lanka.Inquiries: +94-11-2582879 Hotline: +94-11-2360656 fax: +94-11-2508084


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