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Business Services - Overview
Appeal Unemployment Decision
The Appeal Tribunal is an independent appeal authority established to hear appeals of Department of Labor determinations relating to unemployment insurance benefits, unemployment insurance combined tax liability, contractor registration and safety issues. Appeal Tribunal decisions are based solely upon the law and the evidence received at an appeal hearing. Learn more about your rights to appeal here.

Hire Workers:
To help you find qualified workers, our Career Centers provides a wide range of employment and training services in partnership with state and local agencies. The services are provided by a network of Career Centers throughout the state. The Career Centers connect your business with job seekers, laid off workers, youth, individuals currently working, veterans and people with disabilities. Use this link to find a Career Center near you.

Foreign Labor Certification
Learn how employers may apply to bring foreign workers into the United States for permanent or temporary employment.

Federal Bonding Program
Established in 1966, the program helps "at risk" and "not bondable" job seekers secure employment. Employers can request fidelity insurance at no-cost when considering eligible workers.

Labor Market Information for Business

Workforce Trends, Economic Indicators, Community Site Selection Data, Regional Reviews, Employment Dynamics.


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. JobLink is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Post a Job Fair
Participate or organize a Job or Career Fair to recruit prospective employees. Find out what’s happening in your area here.

Layoff and Downsizing
Learn about employer requirements in the event of a layoff or downsizing at your business. Use our services to assist you and your workers during this time.

Learn about Unemployment Taxes
Everything you as an employer or business entity need to know about your rights and obligations regarding Unemployment Insurance taxes. Check out "UIConnect", Nebraska's nationally recognized, secure internet site for filing and paying your Unemployment Insurance Taxes.

OSHA Consultation
The OSHA Consultation Program provides Nebraska's employers an on-site safety consultation. This no-cost service will assist employers in providing a safe & healthful workplace.

Train Your Employees
Nebraska's Worker Training Program makes funding available to businesses for training employees. Learn more here.

Unemployment Insurance Handbook
Download this publication to learn about Employer Tax requirements.

Unemployment Tax Forms
We recommend you utilize our online tax filing system: UICONNECT
Or click this link to download Unemployment Tax forms, applications, and change forms.


September Unemployment Rates
Nebraska: 3.6%
National: 5.9%

Next Release Date:
October Rates November 21 at 9:00 AM

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.

Good Samaritan Society Job Fair
11/03/2014 - 11/03/2014
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Good Samaritan Society - Grand Island Village Community Center
4075 Timberline
Grand Island, NE

JobsGuide LLC job fair
11/19/2014 - 11/19/2014
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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

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Claim Benefits Online
Guide to Unemployment
Contractor Registration
Wage Complaint Form
Assessment Tools

Guide to Unemployment
Report Unemployment Fraud
News / Press Releases
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Appeal Unemployment Decision
Employee Eligibility Check
Hire Workers
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    Foreign Labor Certification
    LMI for Business
    Post a Job Fair
Layoff and Downsizing
Learn about Unemployment    Taxes
OSHA Consultation
SIDES E-Response
Train Your Employees
Unemployment Insurance    Handbook

Guide to Unemployment
Approved Training Program
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Find A Job Fair
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Report Fraud
Right to Appeal
Unemployment Tax Forms
Guide to Understanding    Nebraska's Reimbursable    Employer for Unemployment    Insurance
US Bank ReliaCard

Assessment Tools
   Ability Profiler
   Interest Profiler
   Work Importance Profiler
Job Fairs
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Register for Employment    Services

Labor Market Information    NEworks Home Page

Boiler Program
Breastfeeding Requirements
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Contractor Registration
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Federal & State Posters
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OSHA Consultation Program
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Appeal Tribunal Precedent      Manual
Battelle Study
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Employee Classification Act
Employee Classification Act    Annual Report FY 12/13
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Public Benefit Annual Report 2013
Tax Assistance for the    Unemployed
Guide to Unemployment
Unemployment Insurance Annual Report FY 12/13
Unemployment Tax Forms
Unemployment Tax Electronic    Filing
USDOL Sanction Letter

Veterans Services Resources
Hiring Our Heroes
The Good Life for Veterans
NE Hires Veterans Video
Veteran Representatives