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Esmeralda County Employment Opportunities

See the following links for employment applications:

Esmeralda County Employment Application

Esmeralda County Sheriff's Office Employment Application

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 Deputy Auditor/Recorder.

Esmeralda County Recorder/Auditor's office is accepting applications for a full-time (40hrs/week) position. The starting pay is $14.35/hour with benefits. Job duties and skills include but are not limited to the following: Payroll, accounts payable, data entry records management, and recording duties. Knowledge of computer systems, general accounting practices, excel and word programs, general office skills, and typing skills. Must possess excellent math skills, and communication skills. Experience in payroll and accounts payable preferred.

Minimum Requirements: High School graduate or GED equivalency, and work experience closely related to the duties and responsibilities of the job.

Closing date: Until position is filled.

Applications can be obtained by calling (775) 485 6337 or visiting the county website at

Submit completed application and resume to Esmeralda County Recorder’s Office, P.O. Box 458, Goldfield, Nv. 89013.

Esmeralda County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Deputy Assessor
Esmeralda County Assessor's Office is accepting applications for a full-time Deputy position with Advancement to Appraiser Trainee.
Starting  Salary $ 14.35-hour w/benefits
Must be able to type 40 wpm, 10 key, excellent math, and communication skills, and physical requirements. This position requires college courses to be taken and travel to different locations in the State.
This posting will remain OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Send applications to Esmeralda County Assessor's Office
PO BOX 471     
          Goldfield, Nv. 89013
If you have any questions please call (775) 485- 6380

Esmeralda County Sheriff's Office
Start a rewarding career in beautiful rural Esmeralda County, NV.  The Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for CAT 1 Patrol Deputy,  CAT 3 Deputy/Jailer, and Communications/Dispatcher.
Esmeralda County Sheriff's Office offers PERS Retirement Plan, Health, Vision, Life and Dental Insurance paid by Employer including $200/month in a Health Savings Account

Complete the application below or obtain an application at the Esmeralda County Sheriff's Office at 233 Crook Ave. County Court House in Goldfield or by calling 775-485-6393 also requests an application via email at  Apply for available positions with the Sheriff's Office by printing this required application for Sheriff's Office and mailing or faxing the completed form.  (Do not use the Esmeralda County Employment Application to apply for the Sheriff's Office positions as the Sheriff's Office requires different information.)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the board of Highway Commissioners, Esmeralda County, State of Nevada, will accept sealed bids on a Mechanic Independent Contractor for heavy equipment.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN THAT, the qualified individual and/or company must have experience in repairing heavy equipment. This contract will have no set hours or minimum/maximum of time and will be on an as needed basis. Bidder must be available to travel throughout Esmeralda County and surrounding area, and could require repairs “after hours”.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN THAT, the qualified bidder must possess necessary $1,000,000 liability insurance, tools, and service truck, with $100,000 auto insurance policy at the time work begins. Bidder must submit bid as “hourly rate”, and may contact Carl B. Shrider, Esmeralda County Road Department Supervisor at 775-485-3448, for further information and/or the types of vehicles to be serviced.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN THAT, this is an independent contract. No county or state employment benefits are offered. Bidder must pay his/her own unemployment insurance, SIIS, federal income taxes, and FICA.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN THAT, parts and supplies will be furnished by Esmeralda County. Some no-diesel and materials handling equipment repairs will also be required.
Please submit resume and bid including hourly rate and any other items to County Clerk of Esmeralda County, P.O. Box 547, 233 Crook Street, Goldfield, Nevada 89013.
The Board of Highway Commissioners will open bids live on their October 17, 2021 meeting.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN THAT, the Board of Esmeralda County Commissioners reserves the right to reject any or all bids, or to accept the bid or bids deemed in the best interest of the County.
Esmeralda County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 Senior Transportation Bus Driver and/or Driver
Department:  Senior Transportation
Responsible to:  Senior Transportation Director/Administrative Clerk
Classification:  Non Exempt, part-time
Rate of Pay:  $13.35 per hour
Part-time 10 – 15 hours a week
The Senior Transportation department is seeking a skilled individual in the transportation field to fill the position of Senior Bus Driver and/or Driver.   The Driver performs a full range of transit-related duties including driving a busload of seniors to Tonopah for groceries, banking, hardware, Social Security, etc., assisting seniors with groceries, on/off the bus, with oxygen, etc., and other duties related to seniors. Exercises direct supervision of the bus including enforcing rules & policies. The position requires pre/post-inspection, cleaning, submitting daily trip logs and lockbox, and fueling.  A non-bus Driver would have similar duties and taking an individual or two to long-distance destinations such as Las Vegas, Reno, Pahrump and Bishop, CA and driving a car or van.  
The positions are part-time,  either Tuesday and Thursday for Bus Trips, or could be any day of the week, Monday - Friday.  Long-distance Medical Trips may be up to 12 hours in a day, but maybe as little as 5 hours.    The position pays $13.35 to start with a possible $1.00 raise with a satisfactory evaluation at the end of probation. 
Special Requirements:
Must have a valid Nevada Driver’s License
Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs
Must be friendly. helpful and able to accommodate varying personalities.
Interested parties may contact Senior Transportation for an application.  A DMV record of the past three years must be submitted along with the application and a pre-employment Drug and Alcohol test will be required through the County. 
Senior Transportation:  775-485-3406
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