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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Great things are in store! Our part-time careers allow you to optimize your earning potential by working during the store's busiest times, including evening and weekend hours. Excellent pay and fewer hours with more ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
Do you speak Spanish and English? If you do, we’re looking for you! Our Retail Careers come with awesome perks and may include additional starting pay if you are bilingual! Great things are in store! Our part-time ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th June
Great things are in store! Our part-time careers allow you to optimize your earning potential by working during the store’s busiest times, including evening and weekend hours. Excellent pay and fewer hours with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th June
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Famous Footwear
At Famous Footwear, our shoes empower us to step forward and become our best selves. When we are inspired to be our best, our potential is limitless. Make the next step in your retail career with Famous Footwear. We ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th June
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Himiko Sushi & Steak House
HIMIKO restaurant is hiring for the position of Bartenders. Interviews for position will be focused on finding a friendly & charismatic personality, fast paced, professional, and team player. Must be completely ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th June
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Shilo Inn and Suites Elko, Nevada
Shilo Inns is the largest independent, privately family-owned and operated hospitality company in the Western United States. Each Shilo Inn has been designed to offer quality guest comfort at an affordable price. Our ...
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T3 recruiters
Looking for a Heavy Equipment Technician in the Elko area. If you have experience working as a Diesel Mechnician and use lap top diagonsis and familiar with aftertreatment repairs. Contact Jeff Long @ 314-787-6226 or ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
Capps Homes, Inc.
We're a home builder in Elko, NV and are currently looking for help on our construction site. We need someone who is able to operate equipment (mini excavator, skip loader with box scraper) and has experience ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
At Golder, we thrive on challenges. Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
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Gold Dust West - Elko
Deal all Black Jack games proficiently and professionally. Ensure that all House and Gaming rules and regulations are being implemented. Provide the highest level of player service. Essential Job Responsibilities and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th June
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elko Entertainment
Job DescriptionGeneral PurposePrepare, mix and serve drinks and beverages correctly to customers directly.We are also looking for a reliable Handymanto undertake upkeep and repair tasks at the interior or exterior of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th June
If you’re both an animal lover and a people person, a position in one of our stores might be a great fit. We’re looking for people with a strong commitment to helping pets and their parents experience their ...
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Boot Barn
It's Good To Be Home At Boot Barn! If you enjoy working with people, have the drive to succeed, want to grow in your career and possess a passion for retail – we have a home for you! Boot Barn is a company with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st June
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Petco
Healthier pets. Happier people. Better world. Our vision might sound lofty, but we believe it's attainable when we obsess about providing complete care for our amazing pets. Our approach goes far beyond addressing our ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
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Team Green
Job duties: Installation of hardscape, paver patios, irrigation systems, lawn, plant materials, water features, night lighting and more. Team members are to expect to work in all types of weather, lift at least 75 lbs., ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
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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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
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The People Link Corp
Employer Description:We are an outpatient physical therapy clinic with a strong background in outpatient orthopedics and sports. We are very comfortable working with post-op orthopedic surgeries and we have provided ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
Retail Management new Add to Favorites
PLEASE NOTE: Your application for this position includes all locations within the district. District Manager – role is similar to an innovative business entrepreneur and owner, with special emphases on comp sales, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th June
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CRH
Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us. We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th June
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Coach USA
Company Overview Elko, Inc. is the leading provider of bus transportation services in Northern Nevada. Founded locally in Elko over 20 years ago and now part of the nationwide Coach USA family, Elko Inc. enjoys a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th June