What would you like to do?

What would you like to do?

What you need to know

What would you like to do?

What you need to know

What you need to know

Do you have a passion for making a difference in fellow Nebraskan's lives? Are you results driven and enjoy contributing to the success of your team?

#TeamDHHS brings tremendous value to the State of Nebraska. Their vital work helps people live better lives.

We support our staff by offering fantastic benefits, training and development opportunities for personal and professional growth, and a positive, team-oriented atmosphere.

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    Mental Health Security Specialist II

    The Lincoln Regional Center, a Joint Commission accredited state psychiatric facility, is looking for PERMANENT FULL-TIME as well as TEMPORARY ON-CALL positions. 2nd and 3rd shifts available, available shifts will be discussed at the interview and at the time of offer. Come join our team and help someone rebuild their life one step at a time. 

    $15.354 per hour for permanent positions, $14.907 per hour for temporary on-call positions. Additional shift differentials for 2nd and 3rd shift. 

    Lincoln Regional Center 801 W. Prospector Lincoln, NE 
    Available shifts will be discussed at interview and at time of offer.


    Registered Nurse (RN) - Behavioral Health

    Are you a Registered Nurse or will be one soon? Do you enjoy public service and helping other people? The Lincoln Regional Center (LRC), a Joint Commission Top Performer state psychiatric facility, seeks nurses who want an exciting career in the field of psychiatric and mental health nursing.

    We have 3:00pm-11:00pm and 11:00pm to 7:00am shifts available! 8 hour or 12 hour shift options dependent on availability.

    Learn more about LRC! 


    Social Services Worker/Trainee

    Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is looking for excellent customer service-skilled individuals to join our Medicaid and Long-Term Care (MLTC) team as a Social Services Worker/Trainee! 

    Location: Lincoln Local Office at the Gold's Building 

    Work Schedule: 8 am to 5 pm Monday - Friday 

    14.898/Hr (Trainee) 17.05/Hr (Worker)


    Child and Family Services Specialist/Trainee

    The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is hiring outstanding individuals to join our team. If you are mission driven, action oriented, and want to help those in your own community, DHHS is looking for you! We are hiring candidates to join our upcoming training classes. Depending on the location of the training, you may be required to travel.

    Trainees are hired at $15.861 per hour and after successful completion of initial training are promoted to $18.600 per hour.

    Monday - Friday - 8am - 5pm; after hours and on call required. 


    Case Aide - Economic Assistance

    This position could be the first step in an exciting new career "Helping People Live Better Lives!" We are looking for candidates who are action oriented, customer focused and organized to work in a fast paced, high volume work environment.

    Monday-Friday 8 am to 5 pm 

    Location: Lincoln Gold's Building


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