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Fair Jobs

You know you love the Fair, why not work here? 

We hire hundreds of seasonal employees for our award-winning Fair each year. The Fair offers a wide variety of positions and flexible shifts, so come join us this summer!

If you are interested in year-round employment, please visit our year-round employment page for our current openings.

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Must be 16+ to apply

Submit Your Applications:

By e-mail: jobs@alamedacountyfair.com

By fax: (925) 426-5196

By mail: Alameda County Fair
Attn: Human Resources
4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566

Jobs Available For 2022

If offered a position with the Alameda County Fair, you will be required to provide documents that establish your identity and authorize your eligibility to work in the U.S. If you are age 17 or younger, you will be required to provide a valid work permit available through your school, unless you have already graduated from high school. You must be at least 16 years old to work at the annual Alameda County Fair. Positions in racing, cash handling or childcare require candidates to be at least 18 years old. For positions involving cash handling or childcare, you will be asked to submit and pass a background screening.

 

Only the most qualified applicants will be called to interview for open positions. Submitting an application is not a promise regarding employment. If you are employed by the Alameda County Fair, you have the right to terminate your employment at any time, and the Alameda County Fair has the similar right.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy: The Alameda County Fair is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation, citizenship status or any other protected status is accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws.

*Subject to change

Admission Jobs

$17/hour

Guest-focused support with admissions at Fair entry gates.

$18/hour

Manages entry gate including staff and guest support. Requires supervisory experience.

$17/hour

Manages entry gate including staff and guest support. Requires supervisory experience.

Administration Jobs

Requires computer & people skills

$16/hour

Audits and prepares reports of food vendor transactions. Must have register/POS system experience and be proficient in Excel with attention to detail.

Exhibits Jobs

$17/hour

Performs physical work helping to set and teardown for livestock shows. Daily cleaning and maintenance of the livestock area.

Must be able to lift up to 20 lbs.

$17/hour

Helps with set up, maintenance and tear down of exhibit spaces and community programming.

Must be able to lift up to 20 lbs.

$16/hour

Helps with set up, maintenance and tear down of exhibit spaces and community programming. Must be able to lift up to 20 lbs.

Guest Services Jobs

Must be 18+ to apply

$16/hour

*Background check required

Provides guests with information, handles questions and concerns. Supervises lost children.

$16/hour

Monitors the Commercial Sales buildings and assists with keeping them clean.

$16/hour

Assists with vendor check in/out and day-to-day operations of the office.

Parking Jobs

$17.50/hour

Directs traffic, assigns vehicles to parking spaces and verifies credentials.

$17.50/hour

Greets guests, sells and scans tickets.

Must be 18+

Background check required

$17.50/hour

Assists fair patrons on and off the trams in a safe and responsible manner.

$17.50/hour

Provides guest transportation from parking lots to entry gates. Drives in a responsible manner.

Must be 18+.

DMV check required.

Racing Jobs

Must be 18+ to apply

$16/hour

Support the grandstand staff and guests with various office duties.

$19/hour

Cleans grandstands prior to racing each day.

Hours: 9AM to 3:30PM

$19/hour

Cleans grandstands during the racing each day.

Hours: 12:30PM to 7PM

$16/hour

Sells racing programs to guests in the grandstands.

$16/hour

Greets and seats guests. Supports private trackside events.

$18/hour

You will work in our Equestrian Center preparing, maintaining and refurbishing for the stabling of 600 racehorses