Job Openings

Administrative Clerk
Pershing County Assessor's Office

The Pershing County Assessor’s Office is accepting applications for an Administrative Clerk I/II position. The position is full time with regular county benefits. Starting classification will be based on skills, knowledge and experience of the applicant.

Applicants should have knowledge of office procedures, office equipment, computers and accurate English usage, business math, handling of financial funds and the ability to provide factual information both in person and on the telephone.

Applications are available from the Assessor’s Office, 398 Main Street, Lovelock, NV (775-273-2369) or below and must be returned and accompanied with a mandatory resume, applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Successful applicant will have to pass a background check.

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On-Call Custodian
Pershing County Buildings & Grounds Department

The Pershing County Buildings & Grounds Department is seeking job applicants to fill the On-Call Custodial Worker position.  Job duties include cleaning assigned buildings (sweeps, mops, strips, waxes and buffs floors; vacuums and cleans carpets; dusts, cleans windows, counters, molding, sills, rails and other parts of the buildings; cleans bathrooms; replenishes bathroom supplies; empties trash.)  Applicants should have knowledge of building cleaning and janitorial care practices; types of cleaning chemicals and their uses; safety procedures applicable to the use of custodian tools and cleaning supplies.  Job applications are available at the Pershing County Commissioner’s Office, 400 Main Street, Lovelock, Nevada or or at the bottom of this page. Telephone: 775-273-4922. Position will remain open until filled.

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Planning & Building Technician
Pershing County Planning & Building Department

The Pershing County Planning & Building Department is accepting applications for a full-time Planning & Building Technician position. Although this is an entry level position, all levels of experience may apply.

Applicants must be able to perform a broad range of clerical and manual labor duties and have knowledge of general office equipment. Applicants shall obtain a minimum D1 water operator certification within 1 year of employment and will also be required to obtain various certifications related to building and construction inspections. Computer knowledge is required and experience in Microsoft Word, Excel and Caselle are desirable. Applicants should be able to organize and maintain accurate files and records; provide factual information both in person and on the telephone; accurately type at a rate sufficient to perform assigned duties; and have knowledge of office practices, procedures and correct English usage including spelling and grammar.

This position will consist of duties pertaining to both the Planning and Building side of the department as well as the Imlay Water System and Pershing County Electric Utility. These duties will include preparing building permits, water and power bills, reading water and power meters, assisting or handling issues associated with the Imlay Water System and Pershing County Electric Utility, preparing legal notices, agendas for Planning Commission meetings, processing business, gaming & liquor licenses and other duties as assigned. The ability to deal with the public is vital.

Applications and full job descriptions are available at the Pershing County Planning and Building Department, 398 Main Street, Lovelock, NV or on this website below.

Applications with resume must be returned to the Planning & Building Department in person or received by mail PO Box 1656 Lovelock, NV 89419. Advertisement will remain open until position is filled.

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Pershing County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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