INSPECTOR OPENING/County reassignment

Due to the retirement of Jerry Rhoades in District 3, we have an Inspector opening for the Counties of BROWN, CHERRY, GRANT, HOOKER, KEYA_PAHA, ROCK, and THOMAS. We are looking for a person to cover this area, the last two inspectors we hired started at $21.00 an hour. If you would be interested you may apply at;

There are no more in-person exams - Except Fire Alarm Installer

There will be no more in-person exams, as of April 10, 2020, you will need to use Pearson Vue to take the exam. If you have been approved to take the exam and have not been sent the instructions on how to take it through Pearson Vue, please contact Julie Schroeder by email at  or phone (402) 471-1058 to help you out.

The Fire Alarm Installer License exams will be scheduled when there are enough people registered to take the exam and all involved will be notified as to the time and place.

Please use on-line options if possible

Due to the restrictions to our office, we would encourage using on-line permitting and licensing.

For assistance with PERMITS, you may contact Linda at with any questions.

For assistance with LICENSES, you may contact with any questions.

Any other questions please contact

Thank you.


Due to the CDC and Governor's orders, all Licensing exams for April are canceled. The Gering exam is rescheduled for June 2, 2020.

We are working on setting up makeup exams for Norfolk and Omaha for the first part of May depending on what's happening.

Please check back here.