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Michael L. Kenney, Director

Michael L. Kenney, Director

Appointed: September 25, 2013

Nebraska Dept. of Correctional Services
P.O. Box 94661
Lincoln, NE 68509-4661
(402) 471-2654

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Thank you for your interest in a career with the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS). The NDCS seeks to employ career-oriented individuals.  We offer employment opportunities in a wide variety of challenging occupations.  Our career opportunities are permanent, full-time positions available in one of our facilities or programs. No matter what your career aspirations are, a career with our department provides for personal growth, career advancement and the opportunity to serve as part of a team of dedicated correctional professionals.

When at the Department, there are a number of opportunities for staff involvement and recognition of achievements.  Please go to our Employee News/Involvement link.

As a member of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services’ team, you will have the full range of benefits available to employees of the State of Nebraska.  We offer retirement and health insurance, paid vacation days, paid holidays, paid sick leave, tuition reimbursement for 15 credit hours every fiscal year, employee assistance program, state employee’s credit union, deferred compensation plans and more!


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For more information contact:

Nebraska Department of Correctional Services – Human Resources
P.O. Box 94661
Lincoln, NE 68509-4661
(402) 471-2654 or toll free 1-855-975-4327 (1-855-WRK-4DCS)