Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Foreign Labor

H-2B Temporary Non-Agricultural

Foreign Labor Certification

Placing a Job Order

ETA Form 9142B

In response to recent court decisions, the U.S. Departments of Labor and Homeland Security have announced an interim final rule to reinstate and make improvements to the H-2B temporary non-agricultural labor certification program and a final rule to establish the prevailing wage methodology for that program. For more information, visit the Office of Foreign Labor Certification website.

Placing a Job Order in Connection to a Future H-2B

Email FLC Program Specialist the complete ETA Form 9142-B no more than 90 days and no fewer than 75 days prior to the start date of need.

Staff will review the order for compliance with §655.18 and notify the Certifying Officer of any deficiencies within 6 business days of receipt of the job order. Once an order has been approved and opened for intrastate clearance an acceptance letter will be emailed to the employer.

For additional information please contact the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Foreign Labor Certification.

Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184