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NMDWS Reminds Claimants to Plan Accordingly

All New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions offices, including the Unemployment Insurance Operations Center, will be closed at noon on Friday, December 23; Monday, December 26, 2016 in observance of Christmas; and Monday, January 2, 2017 in observance of New Year’s. The department urges claimants to plan accordingly.

New Mexico HED and DWS Unveil "Students Work" Internship Portal

Albuquerque, NM— Today, the New Mexico Workforce Solutions and Higher Education Departments unveiled the new “Students Work” internship portal that connects New Mexico’s college students with New Mexico employers to gain professional work experience while still enrolled in school.

Human Rights Hearing Notice

The Human Rights Commission will hold a Human Rights Hearing, in Roswell, NM at the Chaves County Courthouse Administration Building, Sheriff’s Training Room, #1 St. Mary’s Place, beginning at 9:00 am on December 6 & 7, 2016.


Statewide "Hire Veterans Job Fair," Thursday November 17th

Albuquerque, NM – The New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions (NMDWS) announces that this Thursday, November 17th, 2016, the “Hire Veterans Job Fair” will be held in 18 cities and communities around the state, and all of the events are open to the general public but with focus on hiring veterans, transitioning service members, military spouses, and their families. Over 200 employers will be participating in the job fairs in: Albuquerque and the surrounding area; Artesia; Carlsbad; Clovis; Deming; Española; Farmington; Gallup; Hobbs; Las Cruces; Las Vegas; Moriarty; Roswell; Ruidoso; Santa Fe; Silver City; Socorro; and Taos. Information about the job fairs across the state is available at https://www.dws.state.nm.us/Hire-Veterans-Job-Fair.