Fair Lift - Ride Operators - Oregon State Fair

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Salem, OR


Come be a part of the most exciting event of the year! Help us make this an awesome year, build lasting memories and meet new friends!

We are now hiring for Ride Operators (chair lift operators) to work at the Oregon State Fair. We are looking for people who enjoy people, love helping others, who can give exceptional customer service, and are able to communicate clearly. If this sounds like you, then this is the job for you! We have a lot of openings available so call our office today to get setup for an interview. 

Ride Operators assist patrons with getting onto the fair lift, ensure they are secure and the bar is locked for their safety. Ride Operators do work outside all day, however, there are areas to rest and get out of the elements. From time to time operators may also have patron’s ask them questions regarding the fairgrounds like where to find something or about an upcoming event; this is all part of giving exceptional customer service.  

Qualified applicants must be able to stand for long periods of time, work outside in the elements all day, be able to speak English, however, bilingual employees are welcome and needed. Being able to communicate clearly is very important. Previous customer service experience is always a plus. 

We are an equal opportunity employer.

The pay rate for Admissions is $10.25. Part of our interview/screening process may include a background check and a drug screen.

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Pay Rate:



temporary event workers
40 Hrs/Week


Are you interested in this position? Please complete our On-Line Application. Please note that your application will remain on file for 90 days for consideration for any of our open positions that match your qualifications.

If you have completed our on-line application in the last 90 days you can send a letter of interest to the recruiter hiring for this position at salem@personnelsource.com. Please include a copy of your resume with your email or application.