Coliseum Facilities Assistant
Other Coliseum Facilities Assistant at Minnesota State Fair
Available Openings: 4
Industry: Entertainment
Pay Type: Hourly
Compensation: $15-$17 per hour
Education Level: N/A
Criminal Background: Case-by-Case Review

Job Overview:

  • Assist with the on-site management of livestock facilities that are used for fair and non-fair events.
  • Employment Type:
  • Summer Employment - begin in May 2023 and continue through November 2023.
  • Extended hours during peak times, including some weekends and evenings are required.
  • Required to work all 12 days of the Minnesota State Fair, August 24 – September 4, 2023.


  • Assist with the maintenance and monitoring of buildings and event facilities for safety, cleanliness and accommodation of event needs.
  • Assist with change-over, set-up, tear-down, clean-up and service activities related to events and the annual fair, including stages, buildings, grounds, parking lots, barns, etc.
  • Help with jobs that require joint team cooperation and collaboration.
  • Assist in monitoring event move-in and operations including providing last minute services requested by the client.
  • Be knowledgeable of and promote safe work practices by the group.
  • Physical activity and heavy lifting (up to 50 pounds) will be required.
  • Work environment may include working with hazardous substances, heat/cold, noise, unprotected heights, bright/dim lighting and mechanical hazards.
  • During peak activity times work extra daily hours and periods with no days off.
  • Assist with tasks as assigned by either the immediate supervisor or General Manager.


  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Oral and written communication skills.
  • Organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age or older.

Minnesota State Fair

Contact: Patrick Schoen
1265 Snelling Avenue N.
Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota 55108
Transit: On bus line