The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets is accepting employment applications for temporary employment. The number, duration and work hours of the positions vary by assignment. All positions are located on the State Fairgrounds in Syracuse, New York. Click the links below to find out more employment details and how to apply.
- Current Seasonal State Fairgrounds Employment Opportunities
- Fillable Seasonal State Fairgrounds Employment Application
The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets, Division of the State Fair,
is now seeking individuals who are interested in temporary employment
during this year's annual New York State Fair, August 21 – September 2, 2019.
The inability to work all the days of the State Fair will limit available assignments. The work hours, rate of pay, and duration of employment varies by assignment. Certain positions are needed in advance of the first day of the State Fair. Applicants may be subject to background investigation/criminal history checks. The Department of Agriculture and Markets does not directly employ any of the food vendors or concessionaires.