Careers in Phelps County

The unemployment rate in both Nebraska and Phelps County is less than half the national average.

We have work and we have jobs

All we need is YOU to join "the good life"!

Job Listings

High Demand Job Scholarship

PCDC partners with the Phelps County Community Foundation offer scholarships annually for training in high demand job areas. Recipients must return to work for a Phelps County employer.

High Demand Jobs Include: Welders, Machinist, Manufacturing Technicians, Electricians, Plumbers, Masonry, Nursing, Dietary Specialists, Diesel Mechanics, CDL, and more!

To apply, or refer someone to apply, visit the Phelps County Community Foundation website or contact PCDC at (308) 995-4148   Applications are available beginning December 1st of each year.

Local Internships


Central Community College - Holdrege Learning Center

Central Community College  - Kearney Campus (35 minutes)

Central Community College  - Hastings Campus (55 minutes)

University of Nebraska at Kearney (35 minutes)