Human Resources

Whether currently employed at Northeast Iowa Community College or considering employment at the College, the Human Resources Office is available to answer your questions regarding careers at NICC.

Current employees can access personal employment information related to pay and benefits on the Employee Services section of Xpress. Employees will need to log in to Xpress to access this information.

Nondiscrimination Policy

It is the policy of Northeast Iowa Community College not to discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, or religion in its employment practices as required by the Iowa Code §§ 216.6 and 216.9, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681 – 1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.).

It is also the policy of this District that the curriculum content and instructional materials utilized reflect the cultural and racial diversity present in the United States and variety of careers, roles, and lifestyles open to women as well as men in our society. One of the objectives of the total curriculum and teaching strategies is to reduce stereotyping and to eliminate bias on the basis of age, race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, or disability.  The curriculum should foster respect and appreciation for cultural diversity found in our country and an awareness of the rights, duties, and responsibilities of each individual as a member of a pluralistic society.

Inquiries and grievances regarding compliance with applicable state and federal laws may be directed to the Executive Director of Human Resources, P.O. Box 400, Calmar, Iowa 52132; phone number 563.562.3263, ext. 300; fax number 563.562.3719; email address or to the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 W. Madison, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661; phone number 312.730.1450; fax 312.730.1576.  

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action

The College shall provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with all applicable Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action laws, directives and regulations of federal, state, and local governing bodies and agencies. This obligation to affirmatively implement equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment includes hiring, placement, upgrading, transfer or demotion, recruitment, advertising or solicitation for employment, treatment during employment, rates of pay or other forms of compensation, and layoff or termination.

Individuals who file an application with the College will be given consideration for employment if they meet or exceed the qualifications set by the Board, administration, and State Department of Education for the class or position for which they apply. In employing College personnel, the board shall consider the qualifications, credentials, and records of the applicants without regard to race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, religion, age or disability. In keeping with the law, the board shall consider the veteran status of applicants.