The City of Nevada is Committed to diversity and invites all qualified individuals to apply regardless of race or gender.  The City of Nevada does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities.

The City of Nevada does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, age, military status, gender, genetic information, or protected activities in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. The City of Nevada is an equal opportunity employer.

If you are interested in a public service job, review the vacancies and fill out an application on-line or pick one up at City Hall, 110 S. Ash, Nevada, Mo. 64772. We are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Applications are only taken for vacant positions.

Please contact Human Resources at 417-448-5106 for any questions on our postings or positions.

CURRENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Light Equipment Operator

The City of Nevada is currently accepting applications for a Light Equipment Operator for construction of the water distribution and sewer collection systems and street work.

The applicant must be able to operate light equipment, (and heavy equipment when needed), perform the skilled and semi-skilled labor associated with the job requirements and perform other job functions as required. Job duties include but are not restricted to:

  • Perform semi-skilled to skilled work with skid steer, trencher, jackhammer, compactor, compressor, and other equipment of comparable size
  • Operate heavy and other equipment calling for higher levels of skill as required and at the supervisor’s discretion
  • Must be able to bend, squat, crawl, climb, twist, kneel and reach both to ground level and overhead; lifts and carries up to 100 pounds and /or pushes up to 150 pounds as required
  • Assist in the construction of the water distribution system and sewer collection system; and repairing, installation, and maintenance of the City streets
  • Ability to work effectively with supervisors, employees and the public
  • May be required to work weekends or a variety of shifts, subject to call out on emergencies as needed 24 hours a day-year round, and may be on call as directed by the Field Operations Manager
  • Possess a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), class B with air brakes, from the State of Missouri, or the ability to obtain one within a year of hire date

The pay grade for this position is a 10, with the starting annual wage of $28,438.  It includes full benefits:  health, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement, vacation and sick leave.

Applications may be picked up at City Hall at 110 S. Ash from the front counter, online application click here, or through the Missouri Career Center. Eligible applicants must return applications by Friday, October 2, 2020, at 4 PM to be considered.

——————————————————————————————————————————————————-

Account Clerk I

The City of Nevada is currently accepting applications for a full time Account Clerk I.

Requirements include: High school diploma or the equivalent, 1+ years’ experience performing clerical accounting work, handling monies and customer service.

This position reports to the Accounting Technician.

Some of the essential functions of this position include:

  • Proficiency in basic accounting functions and software programs
  • Frequent interaction with the public pertaining to a variety of services and programs provided by the City
  • Handle cash with accuracy
  • Temporarily assume basic duties of billing in the absence of the Accounting Technician
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Move in excess of 25 pounds for filing and office related tasks

This position is a pay grade 8 with a starting annual wage of $26,041.  This position includes the following benefits: retirement, health, dental, vision, life insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave.

Applications are available at City Hall, online application click here, or through the Missouri Career Center in Nevada.  This position is open until filled.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————-

Animal Shelter Assistant

The City of Nevada is currently accepting job applications for a part-time position of Animal Shelter Assistant.  Eligible applicants must possess a high school diploma or the equivalent and be at least 18 years of age.  Applicants to be considered should also have experience in the handling and care of domestic and non-domestic animals and good verbal and written communication skills.

Some of the duties of this position include:

  • Care and feeding of animals
  • Maintenance of animal shelter, equipment and facilities
  • Animal adoption processing
  • Assisting in animal health care procedures
  • Preparation of reports and other documentation for record keeping

Primary work days are Wednesdays, Fridays, and/or every other weekend as well as fill-in hours to cover other shifts on an “as-needed” basis.

The starting wage for this position is $9.67 hourly.

Applications may be picked up at City Hall at 110 S. Ash from the front counter, online application click here, or through the Missouri Career Center in Nevada.  Eligible applicants must return applications by Thursday, October 1, 2020, at
4:00 PM to be considered.

——————————————————————————————————————————————————-

Nevada Public Library
POSITION AVAILABLE:                   CUSTODIAN

HOURS/DAYS:                                  Mon, Wed, Fri (3 – 5 p.m.) / Tu & Thur (4 – 7 p.m.)

DEADLINE:                                        Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

Performs general cleaning of Library buildings and grounds and assists with light maintenance.

  • Ensures spaces are prepared for the next day by taking out trash, tidying furniture and dusting surfaces.
  • Sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpets.
  • Washing and sanitizing toilets, sinks and restocking disposables.
  • Performs bending, squatting, kneeling, crawling, climbing, twisting and reaching both to ground level and overhead, hold and grips objects, subject to working in awkward positions and periods of prolonged walking, sitting, or standing.
  • Must be able to lift & carry up to 50 lbs. of equipment or materials.
  • Performs daily tasks requiring mobility, strength and stamina.
  • Must be able to perform work on ladders and in confined spaces.

HOURLY WAGE:                   $9.45/hr

APPLICATION:                     Send a resume to director@nplmo.org

or application forms can be picked up at the library

CONTACT:   Jodi Polk, Director   /   417-448-2770

Nevada Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————–

Seasonal Parks Maintenance Laborer

The City of Nevada Parks & Recreation Department is currently accepting job applications for seasonal part-time positions of Parks Maintenance Laborers.  Eligible applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and be at least 18 years of age.

Applicants should be able to work a variable schedule, including some weekends and holidays.

Some of the duties of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Operate mowers, trimmers and other motorized equipment for the purpose of mowing and trimming all city parks and recreational facilities, including Community Center, Walton Aquatic Center, and Twin Lakes golf course
  • Cleans grounds and keeps buildings and equipment located on city property in good and safe working conditions
  • Assists with minor upkeep and repairs to equipment, mower blades and hand tools
  • Performs minor construction and repair projects on park grounds
  • Performs landscaping duties including cultivation and maintenance of plants, flowers, bushes, and trees
  • Assists with preparation of various sites for special events
  • Assists other departments in other activities as condition and needs apply
  • Moves objects in excess of 100 pounds

The starting wage for this position is $9.45 an hour.

Applications may be picked up at City Hall at 110 S. Ash from the front counter, online application click here, and through the Missouri Career Center in Nevada.  Eligible applicants must return applications by Friday, September 21, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. to be considered.

——————————————————————————————————————————-

Lead Camp Counselor / Part-Time

 The City of Nevada Parks & Recreation Department is accepting applications for a part-time Lead Camp Counselor for the After School and Summer Day Camps.  Graduation from High School or the equivalent and a valid driver’s license is required.  Must be 18 years of age or older.  Experience working with school age students and planning/implementing activities for children required.  Children ages run 5-12 years of age.

  • Assist Head Camp Counselor with implementing daily activities
  • Supervisor campers and seasonal counselors
  • Greet campers and parents
  • Ensure campers are ready for the day
  • Maintain daily records for assigned After School and Summer Day Camp groups
  • Answer daily activity questions for parents
  • Work with seasonal Lead and Assistant Camp Counselors
  • Move up to 30 pounds for programming and office related tasks
  • Ensure all Federal, State, and Local Guidelines are followed at all times

Must have a current state required physical prior to employment (paid by applicant).

Must be able to pass a state required background check (paid by applicant then reimbursed by employer).

Must be able to obtain Adult/Child CPR and First Aid Red Cross Certification (paid by employer).

Camps are Monday through Friday.

The wage for this position is $10.00 an hour.

Applications may be picked up at City Hall at 110 S. Ash from the front counter, online application click here, or through the Missouri Career Center in Nevada.  Eligible applicants must return applications by Monday, September 21, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. to be considered.

—————————————————————————————————————————————

Twin Lakes Clubhouse Attendant/ Part-Time

The City of Nevada Parks and Recreation Department is currently accepting job applications for part-time position of Twin Lakes Clubhouse Attendant.  This position assists the manager with all duties related to the Clubhouse.  Eligible applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid driver’s license, some experience working in a recreational area, and be at least 21 years of age.

Applicants must be able to work a variable schedule, including evenings, weekends and holidays.

Some of the duties of this position include:

  • Runs the cash register, restocks shelves, completes basic book work, assists in the pro shop, and works with the public
  • Assists manager with tournament operations
  • Organizes scorecards, rule sheets, and skins as needed
  • Participates in safety meetings
  • Completes basic incident reports
  • Gets and puts away golf carts
  • Washes range balls
  • Performs basic janitorial services to clubhouse and sweeps sidewalks

The starting wage for this position is $9.45 an hour.

Applications may be picked up at City Hall at 110 S. Ash from the front counter, online application click here, or through the Missouri Career Center in Nevada.  This posting will remain open until the positions are filled.

————————————————————————————————————————————————-

Police Officer

The City of Nevada Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.  The starting wage for this position is $33,912 per year. It is a full time position, and includes full benefits such as retirement, health, dental, vision and life insurance as well as paid holidays, vacation and sick leave.  The Police Department also participates in a take-home vehicle program for its officers.

Eligible applicants must have a high school diploma or the equivalent, a valid Missouri driver’s license, should be at least 21 years of age, P.O.S.T certified by the State of Missouri, and successfully pass a background investigation.

This position requires residency to be within 35 miles of the police department.

Applications may be picked up at City Hall at 110 S. Ash from the front counter, online application click here, or through the Missouri Career Center in Nevada.  This job posting will remain open until the position is filled.  Applications may also be emailed to Human Resources at skegler@nevadamo.gov.

Comments are closed.

Close Search Window