To maintain 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.


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


THIRD: When you hire additional 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 the NEW MEXICO NEW HIRES DIRECTORY LOGIN link to register your additional hires.


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