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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Contact:
Thurston County Fair Office at (360) 786-5453 or BodnarK@co.thurston.wa.us

Apply for Temporary Fair Jobs by July 18
Up to 40 jobs available for 2014 county fair season

The 2014 Thurston County Fair is just around the corner, and that means it's time to apply for summer job opportunities at the fairgrounds. Applications for as many as 40 temporary jobs with the Thurston County Fair must be received by 5 p.m. on Friday, July 18.

Temporary fair workers help make the fair clean, safe and fun for fairgoers of all ages. Job duties include tasks like washing tables and cleaning facilities and equipment for two-legged and four-legged fairgoers, selling and collecting tickets, assisting with managing fair parking, and helping with office duties like data entry and answering phones, along with many other tasks and duties that keep the Thurston County Fair running smoothly. Temporary fair workers will earn between $9.32 and $10.50 per hour.

Temporary fair workers must be at least 16 years old and must submit a Thurston County employment application and disclosure form. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. on Friday, July 18. Postmarks will not be accepted. To view the job description and link to the electronic application, go to www.ThurstonCountyFair.org and click on "2014 Fair Jobs—apply now!"

For more information on the temporary fair jobs or the 2014 Thurston County Fair, contact the Thurston County Fair Office at (360) 786-5453 or visit www.ThurstonCountyFair.org.



"Fun for the Whole Herd at the Thurston County Fair!"
July 30 - Aug. 3



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County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3