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The Nebraska Department of labor is partnering with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other sponsors to offer Hiring Our Heroes Fairs for current and former military service members and spouses.

Past Events:

Lincoln - Hiring Our Heroes - 04/24/2012 - View Employers

Omaha - Hiring Our Heroes - 06/12/2012 - View Employers

Norfolk - Hiring Our Heroes - 10/02/2012 - View Employers

Alliance - Hiring Our Heroes - 12/04/2012 - View Employers

  • NMC-CAT - Various Locations, NE -

  • Advance Services Inc - Alliance, NE

  • Alliance Tractor and Implement - Alliance, NE

  • Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway - Alliance, NE

  • Box Butte General Hospital - Alliance, NE

  • Good Samaritan Society - Alliance, NE

  • Parker Hannifin - Alliance, NE

  • Pepsi Cola of Western Nebraska - Alliance, NE

  • Progress Rail Services - Alliance, NE

  • Railcrew Xpress - Alliance, NE

  • Regional West Health Services - Alliance, NE

  • Tyson Foods Inc - Alliance, NE

  • Viaero Wireless - Alliance, NE

  • Walter Mischnick Contractors and Builders - Alliance, NE

  • WESTCO - Alliance, NE

  • Western Nebraska Community College - Sidney, NE

  • PREMA - Alliance, NE

  • Perrin Manufacturing - Alliance, NE

  • Tridako - Alliance, NE

  • Electric Motor Division - Alliance, NE

  • Verizon Wireless - Various Locations, NE -

  • Western Nebraska Veterans Home - Alliance, NE

  • City of Alliance - Alliance, NE -

Holdrege - Hiring Our Heroes - 01/08/2013 - View Employers

Papillion - Hiring Our Heroes - 01/16/2013 - View Employers

Beatrice - Hiring Our Heroes - 02/06/2013 - View Employers

Lincoln - Hiring Our Heroes - 04/02/2013 - View Employers

Grand Island - Hiring Our Heroes - 05/01/2013 - View Employers

Omaha - Hiring Our Heroes - 06/12/2013 - View Employers

Omaha - Hiring Our Heroes - 02/19/2014 - View Employers

Lincoln - Hiring Our Heroes - 04/01/2014 - View Employers

Omaha - Hiring Our Heroes - 06/30/2014 - View Employers

North Platte - Hiring Our Heroes - 08/05/2014 - View Employers


November Unemployment Rates
Nebraska: 3.1%
National: 5.8%

Next Release Date:
January 23 at 9:00 AM

Unemployment Applicants Urged to File Online
With some seasonal employment ending, the Nebraska Department of Labor reminds unemployment applicants to file online at

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.

2015 Tax Rates Available
The 2015 combined employer tax rates are now available at Log in, go to Update Accounts, and click on Rate Info.

Smart Chicken Interview Day
01/06/2015 - 01/06/2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Nebraska Dept. of Labor - Lincoln Local Office
1111 "O" Street, Suite 222 (3rd Floor)
Lincoln, NE

Military Spouse Virtual Job Fair
01/08/2015 - 01/08/2015
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
550 S 16th Street
Lincoln, NE

01/28/2015 - 01/28/2015
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Comfort Inn
7007 Grover St
Omaha, NE

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