Website State Fair of Texas
Since its inception in 1886, the State Fair of Texas has celebrated all things Texan by promoting agriculture, education, and community involvement through quality entertainment in a family-friendly environment. The State Fair of Texas is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with all proceeds helping to preserve and improve Fair Park; underwrite museum, community, and scholarship programs for inner-city youth and students pursuing agricultural careers; and help improve State Fair operations. The 2018 exposition runs September 28 through October 21 in Fair Park. Visit BigTex.com for more information.
Works directly with the Games Supervisor in construction of games, food and vendor booths for the State Fair Midway and other locations throughout Fair Park grounds. Assist in delivery of products to booths and maintaining accurate inventory records for distributed products. Work involves heavy lifting and climbing. Must have experience in operating power tools.
Varies depending on scheduled events.
Building structures and delivery of products to vendors
The Games Laborer must have knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures such as…a basic knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints and drawings. In addition, a knowledge of arithmetic and its application is needed. A knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and basic maintenance is required.