Heartland Workforce Solutions

Hours: Monday - Friday 8 -5:00p.m   (If you are in need of hours outside of this please call the number below.)


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HWS is an Equal Opportunity/African American/Veterans/Disability Employer/Program  Relay Services are accessible by TTY by dialing 1-800-833-7352 (TTY) and hearing callers may dial 1-800-833-0920 (VOICE).  If auxiliary needs or reasonable accommodations are needed, please contact Heartland Workforce Solutions at dknerr@hws-ne.org; phone 402-218-1166

Mission Statement:
To promote and develop a workforce system that is responsive to the needs of business and career seekers resulting in economic prosperity.  
Click below for available jobs 


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.

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.

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