Are you interested in being part of a team that hosts an annual
party for over one million guests? Find out more information about
seasonal positions available at the California State Fair.
POSITIONS AVAILABLE AT THE STATE FAIR
often for updated job postings.
All applications and handbooks are in Adobe Acrobat PDF format
The Typical Process
Documents Required Prior to Employment
To Visit or Call the Human Resources Office
The Typical Process
Complete application and
submit it to the Human Resources Office (HR Office) by mail
or in person. Cal Expo Human Resources Office,
1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95815.
Application will be
reviewed and given to the supervisor of the position listed
as your first choice on the application.
Supervisor will review
your application and contact you by telephone or mail for an
will either be selected for the position or your application will be
referred to your second choice.
selected, the offer is contingent upon your successful
completion of the entire hiring process. You will be contacted to
complete the required paperwork and must have the
information listed under the heading "Documents Required
Prior to Employment".
You may be fingerprinted
(at no charge to you) and your fingerprint record will be
sent to the Department of Justice. Once your record
has been received you will be contacted regarding the next
step of the process.
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED PRIOR TO EMPLOYMENT
If you are selected for employment you will be required to furnish
documents that establish identity and eligibility to work in the United
Sates, in compliance with the Immigration and Naturalization Act of
Prior to beginning employment, you must furnish one of the items from
list #1 only. Or if you do not have the documents in List #1
below, then you must provide one of the items from List #2 and one from
List #3. The most common documents provided by applicants are
the California Driver’s License and a Social Security Card.
Establish Both Identify and Employment Eligibility
Certificate of U.S. Citizenship
2. Documents that
Driver’s License or ID Card
School ID Card with photo
U.S. Military Card
3. Documents that
Establish Employment Eligibility
Social Security Card
Birth Certificate (original or certified copy)
If you are under the age of 18 and still in high school, you will be
required to furnish a completed Work Permit before you begin
employment. You can obtain a work permit from the District Office of
the school you are attending.
TO VISIT OR CALL THE HUMAN RESOURCES
The California Exposition & State Fair Human Resources Office is
located in the Administration Building at 1600 Exposition Blvd.,
Sacramento, California 95815. To locate the office, enter the
fairgrounds through Gate D, off of Challenge Way, proceed across the two
speed bumps and turn right, follow the blue and white signs to the
Administration Building, Enter Gate 3, park in the lot to your left,
enter the building and ask the receptionist to direct you to the Human
Resources Office. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m.
to 5:00 p.m. The telephone number is (916) 263-3114. Job Line
Telephone Number is 263-3030.
California Exposition & State Fair is an equal opportunity
employer to all regardless of race, color, creed, national
origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious
or political affiliation, age, or sexual orientation. It
is an objective of the State of California to achieve a
drug-free State workplace. Any applicant for State
employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this
objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent
with the law of the State, the rules governing civil service,
and the special trust placed in public servants.