Welcome to the new Pershing County web site! We are pleased that you are interested in the workings of local government in Pershing County, Nevada. The following web pages of our various county offices will tell you about our community and the elected and appointed officials that are responsible for the offices and departments that make up our county government.

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Job Openings

Pershing County is accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Administrative Clerk (Full-Time)
    Pershing County Assessor's Office
    Open until filled
  • Maintenance Worker I/II (Full-Time)
    Pershing County Buildings & Grounds Department
    Open until filled
  • Administrative Clerk (3/4 Time)
    Pershing County Clerk-Treasurer's Office
    Open until filled
  • Road Maintenance Worker I/II
    Pershing County Road Department
    Open until filled
  • Senior Center Cook (Full-Time)
    Pershing County Senior Center
    Open until filled
  • Senior Center Relief Cook (On Call)
    Pershing County Senior Center
    Open until filled
Visit the Job Openings page for additional information or to download job descriptions and applications.

Public Notice - Potential Impact to Floodplains (Uprise LLC)

Public Notice:
Potential Impacts to Floodplains

Uprise LLC intends to seek financial assistance from USDA, Rural Utilities Service (RUS) under the ReConnect Program to install fiber internet access for residents and businesses throughout the greater Lovelock region. The proposed project consists of trenching underground fiber along I-80 between exit 93 and exit 129...


Nevada Speed Test - Western Nevada Broadband Initiative


Pershing County is partnering with other Northern Nevada governments to launch the Nevada Speed Test, a project to bring reliable broadband service to the region’s most unserved and underserved homes and businesses.

The Nevada Speed Test is counting on fellow Nevadans to pinpoint those locations by logging on to www.nevadaspeedtest.org, a mapping tool which measures internet speeds. By analyzing home and business connectivity, strategies can be identified and funding solutions pursued that improve regional broadband infrastructure.


16th Annual Lover's Aloft Balloon Festival Opens Today!

A yearly highlight, the 16th Annual Lover's Aloft Balloon Festival opens today, February 10th, 2022. Highlights include:

  • Lights of Love Balloon Exhibition: Friday at 6:30 PM, Courthouse Park and Temptations
  • Balloon Launches: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 7:00 AM, McDougal Field
  • Ballon Festival Awards and Silent Auction: Sunday at 11:00 AM at the Persing County Community Center
Download the Event Schedule and Festival Brochure for more information.

Pershing County Phone System Experiencing Issues

UPDATE: Phone service for all offices in the Courthouse and most offices in the Administration Building has been restored as of 11/16/2021. The remaining numbers should be resolved by end of day on 11/19/2021.

Some Pershing County offices are experiencing issues placing and receiving phone calls. If you're not able to contact a Pershing County office by phone, please see the office's web page for other ways to contact the office, or visit our locations.

We are working to resolve the issue and apologize for the inconvenience.