Jobs in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

Work in Lincoln, the “Hartford of the West”

The capital of Nebraska, Lincoln, has a population of more than 270,000 as of 2015. This makes Lincoln the 2nd most populated city in the state and the 72nd biggest in the US!

Visitors of Lincoln choose to go to the Lincoln Children’s Zoo, which features train rides and seasonal animal exhibitions; the Sunken Gardens built in the 1930s that shows lawn space, sculptures, and lily ponds within lush landscapes; and the Sheldon Museum of Art that is well known for famous American work, which includes 19th century pop art and landscapes, including a sculpture garden. Moreover, since Lincoln has a strong cultural base, as well as an economic one, many people go to this city to search for jobs.

Top Employers of Lincoln

The city of Lincoln is the government seat of Nebraska. Hence, the US government and the state government are the top employers of the city. The University of Nebraska, located in Toledo, is also the largest university in the state, making it the 3rd biggest employer in the city. Other top employers of Lincoln are under the manufacturing and service sectors, as well as a gradually rising high tech sector.

In addition, one of the biggest employers in Lincoln is Bryan Health that has two big hospitals and a couple of big outpatient facilities in the city. The health care sector employs a big chunk of the job market in Lincoln, with more than 9,000 healthcare practitioners; more than 4,600 healthcare support workers; almost 800 vocational and licensed nurses; and around 150 clinical and medical lab technicians.

The Job Market of Lincoln

As of June 2016, it was estimated that the metropolitan area of Lincoln had an unemployment rate of 3.1%. Given this tight labor market, it may seem that getting a job in Lincoln could be a little more difficult. However, this is compensated by the quick rise in wage growth. Case in point, between the summer of 2014 and the summer of 2015, the average pay per hour for private and public employees rose by 11% In October 2014 to October 2015, wages also increased by 8.4%.

It is unsurprising then that Lincoln was no. 4 on the “Best Places for Business and Careers 2013” in Forbes Magazine and no. 1 on the “Best Cities for Job Seekers 2015” in “Nerd Wallet.”

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What you’ll be doing... As a Verizon Retail Sales Representative, or what we like to call a Solution Specialist, you'll help our customers understand and love the products we sell. Utilizing your unique talents, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
We seek a highly energetic professional who will actively engage in revenue and cost saving opportunities and identify operational improvements as an Accounting Shared Services Analyst for our Banks Solutions Billing ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Loan Servicing Assistant new Add to Favorites
Cornhusker Bank
Following established policies and procedures provide loan servicing assistance to internal and external customers. Perform scanning and filing of loan closing documents for portfolio loans, file recordable loan ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Cyber Security Analyst new Add to Favorites
Duncan Aviation
NOTE: to be considered, applications MUST be submitted through the Duncan Aviation website, All other submissions will not be accepted.Duncan Aviation is seeking a highly skilled Cyber ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Warehouse Order Selector new Add to Favorites
Company: Sysco LincolnLocation: US-NE-LincolnZip Code: 68521Minimum Level of Education: Not ApplicableMinimum Years of Experience: 0-1Position Type: Non-ExemptTravel Percentage: 0 More information about this job: This ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
Office Coordinator new Add to Favorites
Signature Championship Rings
Do you enjoy making lists and checking them twice?Here at Signature Championship Rings we are a leading online retailer of championship rings, class rings, corporate rings, military rings and fashion jewelry and guess ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Natural Resources Specialist II new Add to Favorites
Nebraska State Government
Description POSITION IS GRANT FUNDED THROUGH THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (FEMA) This position performs technical para-professional engineering work for the Dam Safety Section within the Department of Natural ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Housekeeping new Add to Favorites
Lincoln home needs a house cleaner. Ideal match will meet the requirements below. Bathroom Cleaning Vacuuming and/or mopping Dusting Window Washing
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Concrete Foundation Foreman new Add to Favorites
Stephens and Smith Construction
1.0 BASIC/PRIMARY FUNCTION: The Job Foreman (JF) has the primary responsibility to assist in all field operations to include, but not limited to, supervising the installation of concrete foundation walls and form ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Lincoln Public Schools
Location: Meadow Lane Elementary School THIS POSITION IS FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR ANTICIPATED START DATE IS AUGUST 8, 2019 The person hired for this position may work with students with a variety of students ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Models and delivers a distinctive and delightful customer experience. Registers sales on assigned cash register, provides customers with courteous, fair, friendly, and efficient checkout service. Customer Experience ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Armed Security Officer new Add to Favorites
Sunstates Security
Armed Security Officer We are currently hiring for full-time Armed Security Officers in the Lincoln, NE area. Current CCW holders and previous armed experience is required. The starting pay will be $13.39/hr. The Ideal ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Coordinator, Production (Rail) new Add to Favorites
Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp., U.S.A.
The Production Coordinator will support the production department by performing, but not limited to the following duties: performing routine clerical and administrative functions such as drafting correspondences, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Customer Service Manager (retail) new Add to Favorites
Super Saver
$33k+ per yearWe are seeking a Customer Service Manager at our Super Saver at 27th & Cornhusker.Specific Requirements: *Ability to run a friendly, well-staffed front end*Lead by example to provide outstanding ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Apartment Maintenance Technician new Add to Favorites
Krueger Development
JOB SUMMARY OVERVIEWThis is a skilled position in which the employee is responsible for the overall maintenance of the apartment complex and all areas related to the day-to-day maintenance of the apartment community. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Disassemble/Reassemble Technician new Add to Favorites
Baxter Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Lincoln
Disassemble/Reassemble Technician Description: Disassemble and reassemble vehicles prior to and after body shop work has been done. Job Duties: Disassemble vehicles prior to body shop repair Reassemble vehicles once ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Network Technician new Add to Favorites
Busiiness Communication Systems
IMMEDIATE OPENING--Business Communication Systems is a 30 year old telephone interconnect/networking company seeking a technician with experience in network set-up and troubleshooting including firewalls, modems, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Child Development Assistant new Add to Favorites
Bryan Health
GENERAL SUMMARY: The Child Development Assistant carries out a daily schedule of activities for an assigned group of children. Maintains a safe and orderly environment; communicates children's activities and behavior to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Sales Manager - Lincoln new Add to Favorites
Underground Printing
Description: Underground Printing (UGP’s) Mission Statement is to help bring customer communities to life through custom branded apparel & merchandise. Underground has experienced rapid growth, ranking in the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 26th June
Job Number: 1949982BREmployment Type: Regular Full-TimeJob Category: RetailShift: AnyRegion: 035 : HeartlandAddress Line 1: 4747 Old Cheney RdAddress Line 2: Ste ACity: LincolnState: NebraskaZip Code: 68516Career ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June