OJT/SS Program


Prospective OJT/SS Students


The UNM OJT/SS program is here to help you find a career in transportation! This FREE program is aimed to support women, minorities, and other underserved populations throughout New Mexico. By participating in this training effort you will get:

  1. Vital trainings employers across New Mexico want.
  2. An NMDOT backed certificate of completion to provide to employers
  3. Your resume and information will be sent to hiring officials across the state

To participate, you only need to:

  1. Apply to the program HERE
  2. Complete all registration steps (a guide to this process can be found HERE
  3. Complete all online modules before attending in-person trainings
  4. Attend the 3-day training session of your choosing (multiple dates and locations are available)
  5. Pass all assignments/tests (multiple chances will be given)


  • Must have a valid US Driver's License
  • Must have a GED or High School Diploma
  • Must be a New Mexico resident
  • Must be over the age of 18
  • Must have access to consistent internet
  • Priority given to female, minority, and underserved populations




We know that finding reliable, skilled workers is a challenge for many transportation and construction-related organizations in New Mexico. We're guessing that might be the case for yours as well. Your participation in this survey will help address that challenge.  

The New Mexico On-the-Job Training Supportive Services (OJT/SS) program offers skills training for all New Mexicans, with special focus on women, minorities, and disadvantaged individuals. Better training enhances ability to obtain and retain jobs in the transportation construction industry. 


If you are hiring, fill out this link  so our certified candidates can apply to your positions.