Because the Nebraska State Historical Society is a state agency, all regular paid position openings must be posted through the state of Nebraska's personnel system and all applications must be made through the Division of State Personnel, located on the mall level of the State Office Building, 301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln. They can be contacted by clicking on the link below, by calling 402-471-2075, or by writing to Division of State Personnel, P.O. Box 94905, Lincoln NE 68509-4905.
Current job openings at the Nebraska State Historical Society.
Division of State Personnel handles all requests for information on available paid positions and all applications.
Openings for student interns and work study students are generally filled through the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Student Employment and Internship Center (SEIC) located in room 230 of the Nebraska Union, UNL. Contact them by using the link below, by calling 402-472-3145, or by writing to UNL Student Employment and Internship, NU 230, Lincoln NE 68588-0415.
UNL Student Employment and Internship handles internship, work study, and other student employment opportunities
UNL Student Work Study applicants apply to the Historical Society supervisor listed in the job opening. You MUST be pre-approved for work study by the University of Nebraska before you interview.
Museum Internships may be available. Contact Laura Mooney at 471-4780,
Volunteering can often provide useful experience for later employment with the NSHS or elsewhere, in addition to its other benefits.