LEWISBURG, WV (05/13/2013)(readMedia)– The 2013 State Fair is scheduled August 9-17and hiring is underway for over 200 positions! Previous employees interested in working in 2013 are encouraged to file an employment application by June 1. All employees receive customer service training and all positions pay at least minimum wage. According to CEO, Marlene Pierson-Jolliffe “We value the role our fair week employees play in our overall operation. Working at the State Fair is a great way to gain customer service skills.” Applicants must be able to work daytime and evening hours. Employment applications may be downloaded at www.statefairofwv.com or you may visit the State Fair office Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The 2013 State Fair is themed “Memories that grow…year after year.” and is scheduled August 9-17, 2013. The State Fair of West Virginia, with a $13.8 million dollar economic impact on the state of West Virginia, is a 501 © 3 non-profit corporation committed to the traditions of agriculture, family entertainment, and education. For more information, please visit www.statefairofwv.com, or follow fair events on Facebook and Twitter.