Work at the State Fair of Texas

Thank you for your interest in working for the State Fair of Texas. The State Fair, in partnership with its vendors, exhibitors and concessionaires, has numerous seasonal positions to fill, making it one of the premier expositions in the country.


State Fair Seasonal Employment

Join Big Tex’s team! Working at the State Fair of Texas is just as fun as a visit to the annual event. If you’re an outgoing, friendly and energetic person who likes to celebrate all things Texan, join the Big Tex team.

Seasonal Job Opportunities


Full Time Employment

The State Fair of Texas is currently seeking individuals for roles in the organization’s Food Service and Operations department,  Agriculture and Livestock department and Finance department. Interested parties should fill out an application below and forward any correspondence to

Job Title:                             Concessions Coordinator
Department:                      Concessions

Provide administrative and technical support for the daily operations of the entire Food Service and Operations Department; analyze general liability insurance and worker’s compensation insurance policies to assess that SFT requirements are met; provide general information regarding departmental and SFT services and programs to callers and visitors; perform a wide variety of support duties; process paperwork associated with leasing concessions space; respond to requests for information from management/supervisory personnel or guests.


Job Title:                             Development Coordinator
Department:                      Agriculture and Livestock

Provide responsible administrative support for the daily departmental operations to the Director of Development and the Sr. Vice President – Agriculture/Livestock; coordinate departmental contracts and business documents; perform a wide variety of clerical, secretarial, and support duties; produce, file, and distribute a variety of documents; respond to requests for information from management/supervisory personnel and the general public.


Job Title:                             Director – Ticketing Operations
Department:                      Finance

Supervise the organization’s ticketing activities and reporting processes; manage ticketing aspects of all events; responsible for fiscal accounting of ticketing budget and revenue and provide managerial assistance to the CFO/SVP.