BUILD YOUR WORKFORCE

 

To build your workforce, you need to complete some basic steps:

 

FIRST:

Select the WORKFORCE CONNECTION HOMEPAGE link to post job opportunities and explore other resources available in the New Mexico Workforce Connection online system.

 

SECOND:

If you hire staff from certain disadvantaged groups, such as veterans, ex-felons, disabled individuals, food stamp recipients, unemployment recipients, and others, you can possibly receive the "work opportunity tax credit" (WOTC). Select the WORK OPPORTUNITY TAX CREDIT PAGE link to learn about the program and to download necessary forms, and to apply online.

 

THIRD:

When you hire staff, you need to submit the Employment Eligibility Verification form select the IRS 1-9 FORM link; and the Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate form select the W-4 FORM link.

 

FOURTH: Select the NEW MEXICO NEW HIRES EMPLOYER REGISTRATION link to register with the New Mexico New Hires Directory. Select NEW MEXICO NEW HIRES DIRECTORY LOGIN link to register your new hires.

 

Select the DEPARTMENT OF WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS CONTACT NUMBERS link for the physical address, mailing address and phone numbers.