Who We Are

The Nebraska Energy Workforce Consortium (NEWC) is an inclusive group of electric and natural gas energy providers; utilities, cooperatives, municipalities, and their associations; education; and government stakeholders whose purpose is to identify current and future energy industry workforce needs and establish strategies to recruit and sustain a qualified energy workforce throughout Nebraska.

NEWC Goals

In order to build a diverse, qualified pool of workers who have the right knowledge and skills to enter critical energy industry positions at the right time, NEWC’s primary objectives are to:

  • Increase awareness among students, parents, educators, and non-traditional workers of the critical need for a skilled energy workforce and the educational opportunities that can lead to energy careers.
  • Create clearly defined education solutions that link industry-recognized competencies and credentials to employment opportunities and advancement in the energy industry.

Contact Us

Click here to contact a representative from the consortium.

To review the most current list of available jobs, click on a company’s logo below.

Black Hills Energy
LES
Metropolitan Utilities District
Nebraska Public Power District
NorthWestern Energy
Omaha Public Power District
Doane University
Metropolitan Community College
University of Nebraska College of Engineering
Northeast Community College
Southeast Community College
Western Nebraska Community College

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