Job Openings

Pre-Trial Services Officer
Eleventh Judicial District Court

Applications are invited for an eligible list for the full-time, regular position of Pre-Trial Services Officer for the Eleventh Judicial District Court.  The duties include meeting with people who have been arrested and/or convicted of criminal charges, interviewing them and preparing reports for the court, administering drug tests (urine and/or oral device testing) and preliminary breath tests (PBTs), monitoring defendants and their adherence to court-ordered requirements, updating and maintaining records, and other duties as outlined in the essential functions.

The person selected for this position will be assigned to Pershing County and work alternative work schedules, which will include evening and weekend work. Usually, the work hours will be scheduled in advance. Because of the hours worked and the types of duties performed, this position may be ideal for someone with a law enforcement background.

If you are interested in, and qualified for, the position, submit a resume, application and Supplemental Questionnaire by 3:00 PM on September 2, 2022, to the Court Administrator, Kate Martin, at [email protected]. Selection for oral interview will be based upon qualifications presented in the application materials. The eligible list will be maintained for twelve months. Inclusion on the eligible list is not a guarantee of a current or future job offer.

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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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Maintenance Worker I/II
Pershing County Buildings & Grounds Department

The Pershing County Buildings & Grounds Department is seeking job applicants to fill a Maintenance Worker I/II position.  Experience in performing building maintenance and construction work which includes performing basic plumbing, electrical and carpentry work and some experience performing basic grounds maintenance tasks.  A full job description and application are available below and are also available at the Pershing County Commissioners Office, 400 Main Street, Lovelock, Nevada.  Telephone: 775-273-4922 or 775-287-4540.  Applications will be accepted until position is 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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Senior Center Cook
Pershing County Senior Center

Pershing County is seeking a full-time Cook .  The successful applicant is assigned to the Senior Center Director and are responsible for ordering food supplies and preparing and serving meals for homebound seniors and Senior Center guests as well as all other duties listed in the job description.  Valid Nevada Driver’s License required.  Successful applicant will be required to obtain CPR and ServSafe Certification. 

Advertisement will remain open until positions are filled.  Applications are available from and should be submitted to the Pershing County Senior Center, 775.273.2291, P.O. Box 838, 630 Western Avenue, Lovelock, NV 89419.   Full job description and application form are also available below.  Salary:  DOE

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Senior Center Relief Cook
Pershing County Senior Center

Pershing County is seeking an On-Call Relief Cook .  The successful applicant is assigned to the Senior Center Director and are responsible for ordering food supplies and preparing and serving meals for homebound seniors and Senior Center guests as well as all other duties listed in the job description.  Valid Nevada Driver’s License required.  Successful applicant will be required to obtain CPR and ServSafe Certification. 

Advertisement will remain open until positions are filled.  Applications are available from and should be submitted to the Pershing County Senior Center, 775.273.2291, P.O. Box 838, 630 Western Avenue, Lovelock, NV 89419.   Full job description and application form are also available below.  Salary:  DOE

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Pershing County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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