Heartland Workforce Solutions

HWS-American Job Center

5752 Ames Ave Omaha, NE 68104
 (402) 444-4700

M-F 8:00-5:00pm




Maybe you’re in search of your first job or one that matches your degree and experience level. Maybe you could get the position you want with some specialized training, certification or more educational opportunities. Perhaps computer skills, resume and cover letter writing will make a difference. Or, you need temporary assistance to tide you over until your regular paychecks begin.  The agencies, representatives and resources that make up Heartland Workforce Solutions are here to help.

We invite you to visit Heartland Workforce Solutions. Even if you are not sure where to begin, you will be able to talk to program representatives that can direct you to the personnel, programs or services that will work best for you. Click here for our location and contact information.

Would you like to start searching for local jobs right now? Have your recently been laid off or are you a displaced worker and need to apply for unemployment benefits? Would you like to explore education and training options for a new career? Click the link below to begin using NEworks.

Online 24/7, NEWorks is a comprehensive online resource that includes a strategic mix of job openings, career exploration, employer information, education, and labor market research information. https://neworks.nebraska.gov/



Heartland Workforce Solutions can assist your business with:

Current Employment Initiatives

  • Creating recruitment strategies
  • Access to labor market information
  • Writing job descriptions
  • Posting jobs (Nebraska Department of Labor - NEworks website)
  • Planning and/or hosting job fairs
  • Assessing resumes
  • Facilities for interviewing and/or testing
  • and much more...

For information on the services listed above please call (402) 444-4700.

HWS Healthcare Partnership Initiatives

HWS Healthcare Basic Supervisory Certification Training 

We did it again! We are Proud to say congratulations to our second HWS Healthcare Basic Supervisory Certification Training graduating class! They're an awesome group hailing from Alegent Creighton Health, Methodist Health System, and Jennie Edmundson Hospital. Congratulations!

Heartland Workforce Solutions can also assist your business with:

Future Workforce - Pipeline Development
(National Fund for Workforce Solutions Initiative)

  • Organizing, convening and facilitating sector-specific workforce partnerships (health care, transportation, logistics, and advanced manufacturing)
  • Developing job training and educational opportunities
  • Developing sector-specific career pathways
  • Supporting employee engagement

Click here for more information on the National Fund initiative. To join a sector-specific partnership please call (402) 218-1166.



Heartland Workforce Solutions is seeking bids for Information Technology Support Services (Notice was updated May 21, 2014) see more
Certification Attachments for IT Support RFP see more

HWS RFP 14-01 Questions 6-18-14 see more

Partner Office Space Available at the HWS Comprehensive Career Center!

Would your organization like to be located in the newly remodeled and community-based Career Center at 5752 Ames Avenue?  Give us a call and schedule a tour!

Unique to the Heartland Workforce Solutions model is the coordination of services offered at our comprehensive Career Center. The Center brings nonprofit, public, private and virtual resources together to assist motivated job seekers.

Click here for pictures and contact information.


is now offering free workshops to help anyone who wishes to improve their personal skills to increase their job success. Workshops are held at Heartland Workforce Solutions, 5752 Ames Avenue. To sign up, call 402-231-1978.  Click
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