Fairgrounds Employment

2018 Big Fresno Fair Job Fair - August 9
Want to be part of the 2018 Big Fresno Fair Team? Then come out to our Job Fair on Thursday, August 9 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. in the Commerce Building for your chance! There are nearly 500 positions up for grabs. Download the Job Fair Flyer here. Remember, come prepared and dressed to impress your potential supervisors. 

Get a head start! Download the 2018 Big Fresno Fair employment application here, fill it out and bring it with you. Make extra copies before you arrive or utilize one of the copies provided at the Job Fair. Questions? Call us at (559) 650-3247. 

Do you love The Big Fresno Fair? We are looking for volunteers to help at many of our special events at this year’s Fair! The Craft Brew Fest, NEW Fall Wine Festival, Livestock Auction and our Small Dog Races are just some of the fun Fair events that you could volunteer for, see volunteer positions here 

Apply to volunteer here.

I-9/Work Permit Requirements

If you are selected for future employment, you will be required to furnish documents that establish your identity and eligibility to work in the United States, in compliance with the Immigration and Reform Act of 1986. Some of the documents that may be used to establish identity or eligibility include: 

U.S. Passport.

Driver's license or ID card issued by a state.

School ID card with photograph.

U.S. Social Security card.

Original or certified copy of a birth certificate.

Certificate of U.S. Citizenship.

You will NOT be permitted to start work until this documentation is provided.


PST Reimbursement
For seasonal employees seeking to request PST reimbursement, you will need to call 1-855-616-4776.


Fair Administration Office Hours
The Fair Administration Office is open 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday, and is located at 1121 S. Chance Avenue, just south of the Chance Avenue entrance.