Employment Opportunities

Seasonal Customer Service Assistant

Scheduled Days (May – September)

Primary duties include:

  • Answer phones
  • General customer service and counter assistance
  • Ticket sales (including phone and counter orders and cash transactions)
  • Handle cash, work with cash register
  • Prepare vendor ticket packages
  • Filing
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned

Complete the application below and return it to the Nevada County Fairgrounds Administration Office on McCourtney Road.

pdf Nevada County Fairgrounds Employment Application


Seasonal Maintenance Aide

Seasonal (hours vary)

Primary duties include:

  • Under supervision, on a temporary or seasonal basis only, to perform unskilled manual labor in cleaning up and maintaining State property, and to do other related work.
  • Assisting with routine building maintenance and janitorial duties for fairgrounds facilities.
  • Performing manual labor, daily maintenance as required, and other tasks as needed to keep the fairgrounds operational.
  • Operating hand tools, power tools, and small to heavy equipment (including mowers, tractor, dump truck, golf cart, etc.).
  • Performing grounds maintenance, including mowing grass, raking, operating a string trimmer, chipping, removing trash and debris, operating and maintaining sprinkler systems, maintaining and cleaning landscape equipment, and performing other landscape related tasks as required.

Seasonal Maintenance Aide must have a valid California driver license, maintain a positive customer service attitude and perform all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards/policies.

Complete the application below and return it to the Nevada County Fairgrounds Administration Office on McCourtney Road.

pdf Nevada County Fairgrounds Employment Application


Fair-Season Jobs Available

The Nevada County Fair needs cashiers, ticket monitors, parking attendants, red shirts and traffic employees for the 2019 Fair season. If interested, job descriptions and the application are available here. For questions, contact (530) 273-6217.

pdf Job Descriptions for 2019 Fair Season Jobs

pdf Nevada County Fairgrounds Employment Application