Storey County PO Box 176 Virginia City, NV 89440

Labor Market

Right to Work State
Employees who work in Nevada, except on federal property or for a railway or airline, have a right to resign from union membership and not pay union dues or fees.

Proximity to Western Nevada College, Truckee Meadows Community College, and the University of Nevada, Reno, offer a wide range of educational choices. 

Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) offers a variety of ways for students to further their skill sets and be ready for employment. The Career Hub prepares students at any phase of their professional development to build upon their skills, enhance their abilities, and be successful in the working world. TMCC partners with local and national companies and organizations and these partnerships help to ensure successful graduates who are connected to employment opportunities.
Truckee Meadows Community College

Western Nevada College (WNC) extends affordable education in several locations throughout the region. Smaller class sizes, industry-recognized accreditation, and diverse group and club offerings, create an inclusive atmosphere that meets specific needs of every student. WNC, recognizes that many students have commitments to family and work and strives to be a beneficial partner on their journeys of professional development.
Western Nevada College (WNC)

The State of Nevada Department of Employment, Training & Rehabilitation (DETR) provides a wide range of career resources for every job seeker. Whether you are a veteran, recently graduated, changing career paths, or seeking further education, DETR can help assist with skills identification and matching goals to suit your individual needs.
The State of Nevada Department of Employment, Training & Rehabilitation