Notice of Rulemaking

Work Search Requirements for Unemployment Compensation Eligibility During a State or Federal Declaration of Emergency

Notice of Rulemaking

2021 Prevailing Wage Rates and Subsistence and Zone Pay for Public Works Projects

New Mexico's Unemployment Rate was 8.1% in October 2020

New Mexico’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 8.1 percent in October 2020, down from 9.9 percent in September and up from 4.8 percent a year ago. The national unemployment rate in October was 6.9 percent, down from 7.9 percent in September 2020 and up from 3.6 percent in October 2019. Total nonagricultural payroll employment fell by 54,700 jobs, or 6.3 percent, between October 2019 and October 2020.



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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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