Jobs in Elko, Nevada, United States

Elko, county seat of Elko County, Nevada, is not only the largest city in the state but also the largest city for over 225 miles in all directions. The economy of “The Heart of Northeast Nevada”, as Elko is often called, is primarily based on gold mining, agriculture, and tourism.

The Goldbelt City

The state of Nevada is the one of the world’s largest producers of gold, and most of the Nevada gold is mined around Elko. Major generators of mining job in the area are Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining, Kinross Gold Corporation, Sandvik, The Spearhead Group Inc, Golder Associates, Murray Resources, and Komatsu Mining.

Barrick Gold Corporation is the largest gold mining company in the world, and Barrick Nevada employs over 3,000 employees and 800 contractors. Cortez Gold Mine, located about 75 miles southwest of Elko, is operated by Barrick Gold.

Current job openings at gold mining companies include mine engineer, geotechnical engineer, process operator, HR administrative assistant, and welder at Kinross Gold Corporation, land analyst, environmental representative, HR talent management specialist, and foreman at Newmont Mining, unified operations specialist and lease analyst at Barrick Gold Corporation, and technical service representative at Komatsu Mining.

Agriculture

According to the Nevada Department of Agriculture, Elko County is home to 552 farms and ranches, and its food and agriculture sector accounts for nearly 1,000 jobs. Top production agriculture industries around Elko are beef cattle ranching, hay farming, and dairy cattle and milk production, while top food manufacturing industries include bottled and canned soft drinks, water, bread and bakery products, and breweries.

In-demand jobs include ranch worker, general farm hand, irrigation technician, nuisance wildlife specialist, water management specialist, heavy equipment technician, equipment/yard coordinator, mechanic, and general laborer.

Tourism

Elko is home to a large number of casinos, including Stockmen’s Casino & Hotel, the Commercial Casino, the High Desert Casino, Gold Dust West, the Red Lion Inn & Casino, and the Gold County Inn & Casino. The city also hosts many annual cultural events, such as the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering, the National Basque Festival, and the Elko Motorcycle Jamboree. Other popular tourist destinations in and around Elko are the Northeastern Nevada Museum, and hiking trails in Ruby Mountains, and the Lamoille Canyon.

Employment opportunities exist for tour guides, sales people, hotel and casino staff, food service workers, servers, bartenders, and cashiers.

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As the Cashier Assistant, you will contribute to profitable sales growth by assisting and training Cashier associates and delivering company checkout experience strategies. Primary Responsibilities: Customer Service ...
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Operations Associate new Add to Favorites
Part-timeThe Operations Associate’s role is to create an outstanding customer experience by performing operations functions within the store. The Operations Associate role is an early morning position and you will ...
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Company: Sysco IntermountainLocation: US-NV-Elko YardZip Code: 89801Minimum Level of Education: Not ApplicableMinimum Years of Experience: 0-1Position Type: Non-ExemptTravel Percentage: 0 More information about this ...
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Founded in 1921 Newmont Mining Corporation is one of the largest gold mining companies in the world. The North American region consists of multiple surface and underground operations spread throughout Northern Nevada ...
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Auto req ID: 176101BRJob DescriptionWe are PepsiCo Sales. We are game changers, mountain movers and history makers. We are a diverse group, spread among 200 countries and united by a shared set of values and ...
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General Description: ChemTreat’s sales support opportunities are specific to water treatment and require an individual with technical knowledge within the industry. This water treatment technical representative ...
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We need a nanny to take care of 3 children in Elko. Animal lovers please apply (we have pets)! It is important to us that you have your own car. Looking for a caregiver for my 2-year-old daughter, 4-year-old son, and ...
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Cashier new Add to Favorites
As a Cashier you are accountable for the customer service and sales experience including: maintaining checkout standards; assisting with general operations such as Omnichannel, recovery and inventory; and upholding ...
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Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
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Service Manager new Add to Favorites
Auto req ID: 176101BR Job Description We are PepsiCo Sales. We are game changers, mountain movers and history makers. We are a diverse group, spread among 200 countries and united by a shared set of values and ...
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Merchandise Supervisor new Add to Favorites
As the Merchandise Supervisor you are accountable for driving customer service to achieve profitable sales growth by leading and engaging associates, managing company merchandise standards and execution, training and ...
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CRH
Job ID: 150178 Staker Parson Companies, a CRH company, is a member of the CRH West Division; Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment, and development of our ...
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Hilton Garden Inn Elko
Hilton Garden Inn Elko is currently hiring for our Housekeeping Department.Employment benefits include:Competitive WagesFull-Time HoursPaid VacationWorldwide Travel Discounts.What will I be doing?As a Room ...
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PlayELKO Properties
Immediately seeking hard working, reliable Room Attendants working with a fantastic organization. Benefits and many perks! Must have open availability to work on weekends. Room attendants will be responsible for ...
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Hecla Nevada
Hecla Nevada is recruiting a dynamic team member who embraces advances in technology and is looking for an opportunity to be part of a collaborative team. UNDERGROUND MINER ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Other ...
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Sandvik
Location Elko, United States of America Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology is looking for a Global Key Customer Manager, Barrick- Western USA Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is looking for a Global Key Customer ...
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Kinross Gold Corporation
Bald Mountain is an open-pit mine with a large estimated mineral resource base located in Nevada. It is the newest mine in Kinross’ portfolio and was acquired in January 2016. Job Description Requires skilled work ...
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NAPA Auto Parts
SUMMARY OF JOB PURPOSE: This position is responsible for promoting all NAPA products and service lines in an assigned multi-store region to increase sales and market penetration by generating new accounts and greater ...
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PlayELKO Properties
The Red Lion Hotel and Casino is looking for a new addition to our Players’ Rewards Booth! We are looking for a positive, customer service orientated person. This position will be working varied shift schedule. ...
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