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Connecting Quality People With Quality Careers

It’s Essential to your success…and ours.
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Mission Statement

Essential Personnel places highly sought-after employees with the most desired employers.

Through a stringent hiring process, excellent customer service, and a focus on building trusting, long-term relationships.

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About Essential Personnel

Essential Personnel is there for you before the placement and after – you’ll never be just a number here. Our team serves from our offices in Grand Island, Kearney, Columbus, Norfolk, Fremont, Omaha, NE, and Des Moines, IA helping people meet their career or business goals.

As an independently owned and operated full-service staffing and recruiting firm, we take the time to build relationships and offer the personal attention you expect.


We strive to be the staffing leader that impacts lives daily in each community we serve with the reputation of the highest professional standards and exceptional service quality. 

Core Values

Each team member is driven, hardworking and enjoys having fun interacting at work and through activities and events outside of work. Our core values are the DNA of our family of companies. Living by these values has made all divisions and team members successful.

Impacting Lives

We focus on serving people daily in our communities, and our services are built around our Christian beliefs. We do this by being authentic and holding ourselves to the highest standards. This creates a legacy of impacting the greatest number of lives for generations to come.

Accountable to High Standards

We value what we offer and how we offer it. Being accountable for our results is done by meeting high standards, driving to be the best, reporting results, and surfacing problems early to solve them as a team.

Meeting Others Needs

We are eager to serve and identify the needs of others. This enthusiasm allows us to find a solution quickly so everyone we interact with is satisfied – including co-workers, employees, and customers.

Passionate About Work

We are inspired and excited each day to provide a welcoming environment and encouragement to those around us. We maintain high-quality standards, display positivity, and sustain a willingness to roll up our sleeves to get the job done right while questioning the status quo.

Customer Centric

We would not exist without our customers, and our goal is to provide the best product, service, and experience to all. Clearly communicating, being ethical, developing relationships, encouraging feedback, and showing appreciation are how it is done.

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