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H1B VISA Processing
DISCLAIMER: These are suggested, functional guidelines. The NWD-DOL is not responsible for incorrect petitions filed with Citizenship & Immigration Services (CIS). Petitioners must consult CIS or an immigration attorney for counsel on specific petitions and current fee structure.

  1. Complete a Request for Prevailing Wage Form.
  2. Complete ETA9035 Labor Condition Application.
  3. Print Certified Labor Condition Application.
  4. Complete I-129 and H Supplement.
  5. Complete I-129 W Supplement (if applicable).
  6. Include both filing fees:

    Must Submit Filing Fee AND I-129W (ACWIA) Fee
    For most employers with 25 or less full-time employees: $1,070.00 ($320 + $750)
    For most employers with over 25 full-time employees: $1,820.00 ($320 + $1500)

    In addition, employers must pay a $500 Fraud Prevention and Detection Fee.

  7. Include the following documents with the I-129:

    Letter to CIS listing proposed employment information, including:
    • name of employer
    • position title
    • position description
    • essential duties
    • education
    • training requirements
    Foreign worker’s credentials (attach copies of transcripts)
  8. Copies of current or previous H1B Approval Notices (if applicable).
  9. Information about employer’s business such as copy of web site.
  10. Copy of budget or tax return to show ability to pay.
  11. Mail I-129 with all documents to USCIS (address will be listed on their web site)
  12. I-907 Premium Processing (if desired within 7-10 days):
    Mail this form separately with $1000 check or money order to:
       USCIS. Check their web site for mailing address.


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The Good Life for Veterans
The Good Life for Veterans recruiting campaign is focused on meeting Nebraska's workforce needs through attracting military veterans and their families from other states to move to Nebraska.

March Unemployment Rates
Nebraska: 3.7%
National: 6.7%

Next Release Date:
May 16 at 9:00 AM

Lincoln Office Relocating
On May 1, the NDOL Lincoln office at 1010 N Street will relocate to 1111 O Street, Suite 222. The office will be located in the same building as the American Job Center and can be reached at 402-471-2275. All of the services provided at the 1010 N office will be available at the new location.

Unemployment Filing Change
Coming Soon: Our telephone options will change, and unemployment insurance claims should be filed on our website at dol.nebraska.gov.

- JOB FAIR -
MCC Spring Career Fair
04/30/2014 - 04/30/2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Fort Omaha Campus, Building 22 Swanson Conference Center
30th & Fort Street
Omaha, NE

- JOB FAIR -
MCC Spring Career Fair
05/01/2014 - 05/01/2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

South Omaha Campus - Industrial Training Center
2909 Edward Babe Gomez Avenue
Omaha, NE

- JOB FAIR -
12th Annual John Bernardi Job Fair
05/16/2014 - 05/16/2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Charles B. Washington Branch
2868 Ames Ave.
Omaha, NE

- JOB FAIR -
2014 Community Career Fair
05/20/2014 - 05/20/2014
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Heartland Workforce Solutions
5425 North 103rd Street
Omaha, NE

- JOB FAIR -
JobsGuide LLC job fair
06/04/2014 - 06/04/2014
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Comfort Inn & Suites 70th & Grover, Omaha, NE
7007 Grover Street
Omaha, NE



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