Services & Resources

NOTICE: These offers are provided as a service and do not imply a specific endorsement or guarantee of outcome on the part of NEBC.

Services For NEBC Members Only

Event Registration Discounts. NEBC members and their guests pay a reduced rate at all NEBC functions, and can sponsor chapter events at reduced rates. Reduced rates are also available at a number of other events promoted by NEBC.

Trade Show Discounts. NEBC members receive significant discounts on exhibit booths at NEBC-sponsored conferences.

ApplicantPool Hiring Tool. NEBC has partnered with Performance Resources to provide a simple-to-use, web-based hiring system to manage and track job openings and employment applications, while increasing your applicant pool. The basic service is free for NEBC members. Features include a company branded landing page, job-specific screening questions, an application tracking system, access to a suite of optional assessment tools, and full customization options. The system also publishes jobs to a variety of free job boards, and is optimized for search engine discovery. ApplicantPool can be a stand-alone tool or a portal to your in-house applicant tracking system. To explore or start, go to and click on the Employers tab to get a login.

Training Discounts. NEBC has partnered with the Northwest Environmental Training Center (NWETC) to offer member companies an exceptional opportunity to provide continuing education to its employees at a $50 discount off the standard rate on all of NWETC's technical training workshops, conferences, and seminars. For more information, visit their website at

Community Resources

Internship Program. The Business Education Compact (BEC) provides companies with access to student interns from high school to doctoral candidate levels. The year-round program makes internship easy, with a turnkey service that includes screening and recruiting strong candidates that fit your job requirements, interview scheduling, orientation, payroll, as well as management support throughout the internship. BEC is a nonprofit serving Oregon and SW Washington, connecting the classroom and workplace for the past 24 years. Contact Darrin Marks at the BEC: or 503.646.0242 x37.

Electronics Recycling. The Oregon Non-Profit StRUT picks up pallet loads of tech recyclables at no charge, including computers and parts, monitors, printers, copiers, etc. Then students refurbish them to donate to Oregon Schools. Teachers learn software development and hardware management skills by refurbishing your donated equipment. The computers then go back into Oregon's K-12 school system, and what cannot be refurbished is recycled to keep out of our landfills. Contact Marty Willie, StRUT Director, at 541-296-2630 or 

Government Contracting Assistance. The Government Contract Assistance Program (GCAP) can help Oregon members tap into the huge Federal and State contracting markets. GCAP provides counseling, hands-on support, and a free solicitation alert service. Information at or 800-497-7551.





"Thank you for the excellent topics and speakers you've lined up this year. NEBC is right on the beam!" Stan Sittser, Portland General Electric