Job Openings

Senior Center Director

Pershing County is seeking a Director to lead the Senior Center staff serving the Pershing County’s senior population.  The Senior Center, with paid staff of four, serves meals and provides activities and other services to seniors on daily basis.  The Director will supervise staff; interact with seniors, volunteers, other community leaders; prepare and adhere to Center budget; write grants and observe grant requirements; interact with other government agencies; provide hands-on assistance when necessary; and operate under direction of Board of County Commissioners. 

Four years of responsible experience working in social or community services organization; two years of College is desirable.  Office computer skills required.  Advertisement will remain open until filled; applications are available from the Pershing County Commissioner’s office, 775-273-2342, or below.

Applications should be submitted to the Pershing County Commissioner’s Office, P. O. Drawer E, Lovelock, NV 894l9 or delivered to the Pershing County Commissioner’s Office, 400 Main Street, Lovelock, NV.  No fax applications will be accepted. Salary: DOE.

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Senior Center Bus Driver

The Pershing County Senior Center is seeking applicants to fill the position of Bus Driver.  This position is an “Unclassified” part-time position (20 Hrs. per week) This position performs a variety of routine and complex transportation work in driving a van, bus or other vehicles, assisting with homebound meal deliveries and coordinating transportation plans in support of Pershing County Senior Center programs.  This position will require independent judgment, initiative, maturity, observation and communication skills and sensitivity to the needs of others.

Applicant must have a valid Nevada State driver’s license and be able to acquire CPR and First Aid Training Certificates; Transportation Training and Defensive Driving Techniques.  Some Office computer skills required.  Final filing date is 4:00 p.m.; Friday, December 4, 2020; applications are available at the Pershing County Senior Center, 630 Western Avenue or at the link below.

Applications should be submitted to the Pershing County Senior Center, P. O. Box 838, Lovelock, NV 894l9 or delivered to the Pershing County Senior Center,630 Western Avenue, Lovelock, NV.  No fax applications will be accepted. Salary: DOE.

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Pershing County Fire Inspector

Pershing County is seeking to fill the position of Fire Inspector.  This position is an independent contract positon and will work closing with the Pershing County/Lovelock Fire Department. The Pershing County Fire Inspector performs responsible work related to fire inspections of Businesses and Public Entities to ensure the safety of customers, employees and other.  

Job requirements, certifications and qualifications: Knowledge of the Nevada State Fire Codes and applications; Nevada Class B driver’s license with an “F” endorsement or equivalent Nevada fire Inspector I & II Certifications or IFSAC Equivalent; High School graduate, one year experience as a firefighter, the ability to interact professionally, communicate effectively and exchange information, and document life safety inspection results accurately. 

Applications and copy of Contract with list of duties is available at the Pershing County Commissioners Office, 400 Main Street, Lovelock, NV or visit the Pershing County website at www.pershingcountynv.gov.  Position advertisement will remain open until filled.   

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 Pershing County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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