Job Seekers

Career in Information Technologies

You may want to know about TechHire New Mexico, a brand-new program that provides training, work experience, and job placement for Information Technology job seekers in Bernalillo, Sandoval, Torrance, and Valencia counties.

Goal

The goal is to quickly advance program graduates into well-paying, high-skilled, high-growth jobs.

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Program

The Program Includes:

  • Connecting program participants with employers
  • Free customized training. Various tracks are offered
    • Competency-Based Training Programs That Give You Credit for Skills You Already Have
    • Free It Training Boot Camps and Other Fast-Track Learning Options
    • Free on-the-Job Training
    • Free Online Programs
    • Free Work Experience, Internships, and / or Registered Apprenticeships
  • Needs-based assistance, including childcare, transportation, medical, and financial coaching

Eligibility

  • Between the ages of 17 and 29. TechHire New Mexico no longer has slots for the 30 plus individuals. We are limited to the age 17 to 29 demographic
  • Have a High School Diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Have barriers to training and employment, such as:
    • Currently Unemployed or Underemployed
    • No Work Experiences and / or Lack Skills Necessary to Secure Employment
    • No Post-Secondary Education
  • Residing in Bernalillo, Sandoval, Torrance, or Valencia County

Additional Information

  • Note that TechHire New Mexico has a policy of priority placement for veterans and spouses of veterans who meet the program's eligibility requirements.
  • View the flyer on Information Technologies (PDF).