Permanent jobs:

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Seasonal jobs:

There is no better place to find a fun summer job than at the Ohio State Fair. The Fair has positions available for those ages 18 and older. From information services to traffic control to ticket sales*, there are jobs to fit everyone’s interest. Most positions are filled by applying in-person (see “how to apply for seasonal positions” below).

*Positions for applicants ages 16 and 17 are very limited.

How to apply for seasonal positions:

You may pick up an application for Fair positions beginning May 15, 2017, Monday through Friday, 9:30 am – 3:30 p.m. (except normal holidays), at the rear southwest door of the Administration Building in the Human Resources office.

Where: Enter the south side of the Ohio Expo Center off 17th Avenue. Ask the gate attendant to direct you to the Administration Building. Applications will be available in the Human Resources office. To enter the Human Resources office, please go to the rear of the building and knock on the door furthest south (closest to the parking lot) with the “Human Resources” sign on the door. 

Open interviews for Fair positions will be conducted on June 20, 21 and 22, 2017. Interviews will be conducted from Noon to 3:30 pm in the Ohio Building. Please understand that no positions will be filled until the interview process is complete. No applications will be accepted after June 22, 2017.

Where: The Ohio Building is located on the south side of the Ohio Expo Center off 17th Avenue. Ask the gate attendant to direct you to the Ohio Building.

Upon acceptance of a position, selected applicants will be asked to return at a later date with two forms of identification such as a valid drivers license and social security card. Job seekers under age 18 must also bring a certified copy of their birth certificate.

For more information on these job opportunities, candidates may call the Ohio Expo Center Personnel Office at (614) 466-6520.

The Ohio Expo Center is an equal opportunity employer and service provider.