Workers - Overview
Learn more about your rights and benefits under the Unemployment Insurance program in Nebraska.
Find A Job Fair
Search for job fairs in your area or across the state and/or post an upcoming event.
Job Search / Post Resume
NEworks is a self-service tool for job seekers and employers. Job Seekers may easily build a resume, search, and apply for jobs from home or a Career Center. Employers may post job openings, search the active resumes, and contact potential employees. NEworks is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Right to Appeal
Many programs administered by Nebraska Department of Labor provide for formal appeals of agency decisions. Learn more here.
Receive Re-employment Services
Our Rapid Response team can provide a workshop for employees who have received a layoff notice to help them tranistion back into the workforce. Some laid off employees may be eligible to receive special services under the WARN or NAFTA Acts.
Nebraska TrainingLink provides a comprehensive list of training providers and training programs.
Unemployment Insurance Handbook
Download this publication to learn about Unemployment Benefits.
Unempl. Benefits Change
Coming August 7: All claims except claims involving wages paid by the military or the federal government or wages earned in other states should be filed online unless you need a special accommodation or technical assistance. Call the Claims Center if you are unable to complete your claim online.
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.
NE Nebraska Labor Study
The Nebraska Departments of Economic Development and Labor announced findings from the Northeast Nebraska Labor Availability Study. Survey results show an estimated 116,500 potential job seekers in the area.