State Fair Employee

About the Job

Every year, nearly two million people attend The Great Minnesota Get-Together and we need your help to make it a success! We’re looking for cheese curd-loving, lake-going, Twin Cities-based employees to work our shop in the West End Market August 25 - September 5, 2022. Did someday say free GL gear?

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Share your love of Great Lakes by selling our merchandise to Fair guests
  • Be friendly, welcoming, and answer any questions customers have
  • Utilize iPad to check customers out
  • Help restock inventory and ensure shop is full and organized
  • Follow and uphold all COVID-19 social distancing and cleaning guidelines as set by Great Lakes, the State Fair and the state of Minnesota


  • Strong attention to detail, positive attitude, punctual and reliable
  • Problem solver, personable and customer-oriented
  • Must be able to lift boxes up to 25 lbs.
  • Prior experience in a similar role is desired but not required

Job Details:

  • Job Type: Seasonal
  • Location: St. Paul, MN (West End Market at the Fair grounds)
  • Timing: August 25 - September 5, 2022
  • Report to: Director of Operations
  • Pay: $12/hr + discounted apparel
This position description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. It is not intended to be inclusive of all duties and responsibilities and is subject to change at any time.

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