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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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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Administrative Clerk
Pershing County Clerk-Treasurer's Office

The Pershing County Clerk-Treasurer is accepting applications for an Administrative Clerk’s position.  The position is three-quarter time (30 hours per week) with pro-rated, regular County benefits.  Starting Classification will be based on the skills, knowledge and experience of the applicant. 

Applicants should have knowledge of office procedures, office equipment and computers, basic record keeping, correct English usage and business math.  Knowledge of government accounting is a plus.  The ability to deal with the public is a must.

Applications are available from the Clerk-Treasurer’s Office, 398 Main Street, Lovelock, NV (775-273-2208) or online at pershingcountynv.gov and must be returned accompanied by a mandatory resume.  Position open until filled.

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Road Maintenance Worker I/II
Pershing County Road Department

     The Pershing County Road Department is accepting applications for a Road Maintenance Worker I or II depending on qualifications. Applications and job description may be obtained below or from the Pershing County Road Department. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Contact the Road Department at (775) 273-7334 for further information.

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Administrative Clerk I/II or Legal Secretary I/II
Public Defender's Office

The Pershing County Public Defender’s Office is accepting applications for a full-time position of Administrative Clerk I/II or Legal Secretary I/II.  Applications are available from the Clerk-Treasurer’s Office, 398 Main Street, Lovelock, NV  89419, or on-line at below and must be returned accompanied by a mandatory resume no later than Monday, August 22, 2022.  The successful applicant must be able to perform a broad range of clerical duties and have knowledge of general office equipment, computer skills, 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, knowledge of office practices and procedures, basic record keeping skills and correct English usage.  Legal Office experience a plus.  A copy of the job description is available upon request and posted on the county website

Download the Job Description (Administrative Assistant I/II).
Download the Job Description (Legal Secretary I/II).


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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