The New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions’ Economic Research and Analysis Bureau (ER&A) publishes the monthly Labor Market Review (LMR) in conjunction with the full release of statewide and substate employment and unemployment estimates. Initial estimates are released a week prior to the Labor Market Review in the monthly News Release. This page includes full LMR publications (in PDF format) along with individual special articles that are included in the LMR each month. To access the monthly News Releases, visit Economic News. To access the data in the LMR, visit NMDWS’s interactive data website LASER at

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    Applications Developer?

    Develop, create, and modify general computer applications software or specialized utility programs. Analyze user needs and develop software solutions. Design software or customize software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency.

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    Assemble, install, alter, and repair pipelines or pipe systems that carry water, steam, air, or other liquids or gases. May install heating and cooling equipment and mechanical control systems.

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    Raise, place, and unite iron or steel girders, columns, and other structural members to form completed structures or structural frameworks. May erect metal storage tanks and assemble prefabricated metal buildings.

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    Perform preliminary work with the material and tools of the trade; residential and commercial rough wiring and finish work including the installation of various kinds of wires, cables, and conduits per the National Electrical Code; industrial lighting and service installation; motors controls and installation including emergency generators, relays, and timing devices.

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