Employment

Employment

Come join “The World’s Greatest Team” at “The World’s Greatest County Fair” 

The Clay County Fair & Events Center’s team includes 13 full-time staff members, 90 part-time and seasonal staff members, and nearly 400 Fair-time staff members.

Working at the Fair & Events Center gives you an opportunity to be part of a community tradition, gain valuable experience in customer service, and help our thousands of guests each year create blue-ribbon memories (plus did we mention free Fair admission and lots of other perks?).

The Clay County Fair & Events Center is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for any of the positions listed below, please stop by our Administrative Offices located in the Events Center (Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm). For additional information, call 712-580-3000.

Current opportunities include the following:

SOUS CHEF | year-round | part-time
Assist our Executive Chef and gain valuable experience working in our Blue Ribbon Catering operation

KITCHEN HELP | year-round | part-time
Primary responsibilities include dish washing and simple food preparation working in our Blue Ribbon Catering operation

MAINTENANCE/OPERATIONS ASSISTANTS | seasonal | full-time or part-time
Basic maintenance and service work such as building, grounds, and barn cleaning, landscaping and lawn maintenance, general maintenance, event set-up and tear-down; ability to drive/operate machinery a plus.

MECHANIC | seasonal | full-time or part-time
Experienced mechanic in engine repair; other responsibilities include basic maintenance and service work.

OFFICE ASSISTANT | seasonal (August 1-October 1) | full-time
Receptionist with excellent customer service and computer skills who can handle a fast-paced environment; must be able to work September 2-20 without any days off.

To apply for any of the positions, please stop by our Administrative Offices located in the Events Center (Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm). For additional information, call 712-580-3000.