Gov. Dave Heineman announced Tuesday a new recruitment video, Nebraska Hires Veterans, produced by
the Nebraska Department of Labor, to draw job-seeking veterans to
The video features
veterans from various parts of the country, and a wide array of occupations,
discussing why Nebraska truly is "The Good Life"
when you're transitioning from military service.
"Following active duty
deployments, many servicemen and women are looking for employment and a place
to call home," said Gov. Dave Heineman. "The veterans in this video provide
just a few examples of the job opportunities and quality of life veterans can
The video is being distributed to and by veterans, their friends and
family, veteran support organizations and many others. Links to the video can be found on nebraska.gov and dol.nebraska.gov.
"This video is getting the word out to military servicemen and women
everywhere that Nebraska hires veterans," said Catherine D. Lang, director of
the Nebraska Department of Economic Development and commissioner of the
Nebraska Department of Labor. "We want to bring the talent to Nebraska that
employers are seeking."