COURTESY PHOTO, state fair

COURTESY PHOTO, state fair

Washington State Fair hosts job fair to fill hundreds of positions

Apply in person July 31 at the Expo Hall in Puyallup

The Washington State Fair hosts a job fair on Tuesday, July 31, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Expo Hall, 110 9th Ave. SW, Puyallup. Please enter on 9th Avenue, off Meridian.

Apply in person to fill hundreds of positions. The following areas are hiring, with multiple positions in each:

• Gate ticket sellers

• Parking ticket sellers

• Ride ticket sellers

• Livestock parking attendant

• Parking lot attendant

• Employee shuttle van driver

• People movers escort

• Ambassadors

• Janitorial

• Farm at SillyVille docents

• Special exhibits attendant

• Restroom attendant

• Sanitation support

• Barn cleanup

Job fair attendees need to be at least 18-years-old and bring two forms of identification including either a birth certificate or social security card.

For more information on working at the Washington State Fair, visit thefair.com/participate/employment

The Washington State Fair is one of the biggest fairs in the world, and the largest in the Pacific Northwest. For more info about the Aug. 31-Sept. 23 fair (closed Tuesdays and Sept. 5), visit thefair.com.

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