Nevada Director of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation
|Nevada Director of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation|
|Office website:||Official Link|
|Length of term:||Serves at the pleasure of the governor|
|Authority:||Nevada Revised Statutes Section 232.900|
|Selection Method:||Appointed by Governor|
|Assumed office:||October 3, 2011|
|Other Nevada Executive Offices|
|Governor • Lieutenant Governor • Secretary of State • Attorney General • Treasurer • Controller • Superintendent of Public Instruction • Agriculture Director • Insurance Commissioner • Director of Conservation and Natural Resources • Labor Commissioner • Public Utilities Commission • Employment, Training and Rehabilitation|
The purpose of the office is "to plan, coordinate and carry out various services and activities designed to achieve and support employment and economic independence for residents of this State who are disadvantaged, displaced or disabled."
The Department and Director are established under Section 232.900 of the Nevada Revised Statutes.
There are no specific qualifications for this office.
The director of the department of employment, training, and rehabilitation is appointed by, responsible to, and serves at the pleasure of the governor.
The department consists of divisions that offer assistance in job training and placement, vocational rehabilitation, workplace discrimination and in collecting and analyzing workforce and economic data.
The divisions consist of:
- Employment Security Division
- Rehabilitation Division
- Nevada Equal Rights Commission
- Research and Analysis Bureau
- Information Development and Processing
Carson City Office
500 East Third Street
Carson City, NV 89713
Las Vegas Office:
2800 East Saint Louis Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89104