Operations Intern
Internship Operations Intern at Minnesota State Fair
Available Openings: 1
Industry: Entertainment
Pay Type: Salary
Compensation: $15.00
Education Preferred: Yes
Education Level: High School
Criminal Background: Case-by-Case Review

Job Summary:

Have you ever wondered what it takes to put on one of the largest events in North America? This opportunity is for you! Come join the Minnesota State Fair Operations team as the Operations Intern! The Operations Intern assists with administrative functions of the operations office and activities related to the Campground, Cathlin Parking Lot, Storage, and other general administrative duties.

Employment Type:

• Summer Employment – this is a temporary position that starts in April and ends in September, 2024.


Essential Functions:

• Perform administrative duties at the operations office building including monitor the reception desk, coordinate daily mail delivery, and assist in scheduling forklift services. • Assist with the planning of the Campground and Cathlin Parking Lot. • Answer phone and e-mail inquiries regarding the Campground and Cathlin lot. • Assist with storage information including printing, copying, and mailing information packets. • Monitor and assist with application requests. • Set up the Campground Office and reception area for events and the fair. • Process cash and/or credit card payments. • Computer data entry as necessary.

Additional Responsibilities:

• Assist with additional tasks as assigned by either the immediate supervisor other full-time operations staff.



• High school diploma. • Must be at least 18 years of age. • Intermittent to advanced computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite. • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. • Valid driver’s license. • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Minnesota State Fair

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