1. File a Labor Condition Application (LCA) with the U.S. Department of Labor
2. File USCIS Form I-129, Petition for non-immigrant worker with H supplement and supporting documentation and the approved LCA with the USCIS
Take the H1B approval notice to the American Consulate to obtain the H1B visa.
If you are already in the Unites States:
– You can start working for your employer as soon as you receive the H1B approval notice.
– If you are currently on H1B status, you can start working for a new employer upon filing of the new petition.