Job Opportunities with the Fairgrounds
The following positions are available at the Tillamook
County Fairgrounds. For more information please contact
the Tillamook County Fairgrounds.
The following are the current job openings:
Tillamook County Fair Manager
The Tillamook County Fair Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Tillamook County Fairgrounds and its facilities and for overseeing all aspects of the annual fair. This includes, but is not limited to supervising fairgrounds staff; overseeing coordination and utilization of fairground facilities, negotiation of contracts with individuals or groups wanting to use the fairgrounds. This also includes coordination of events at the fairgrounds and activities with other businesses and organizations such as the Tillamook County Rodeo Association, Economic Development Department, Headlight Herald and the Oregon Racing Commission. The Fair Manager is responsible also for attaining maximum use of fairgrounds and carrying out other duties as may be assigned by the Fair Board. The Fair Manager represents the interest of the Tillamook County Fair in accordance with policies, procedures, and standards established by the Fair Board. The Fair Manager maintains good public relations with the community and service organizations through the media or involvement in community affairs. The Fair Manager should be involved with the Oregon Fairs Association in some capacity so as to know what is going on state wide with County Fairs and to track any trends or circumstances that may affect the Tillamook County Fair. The Fair Manager will be bonded in the same amount as the Fair Board and Office Secretary/Bookkeeper according to ORS 565-210.
You can print out, complete and return the following application form for the Tillamook county Fair Manager position. Include a one page cover letter and your
answers to the two supplemental questions. Your cover letter should include why you are interested in this position.
Deadline to apply is Friday, February 21, 2014 at 5 pm. Return completed information to:
Tillamook County Fair
Attn: Fair Manager Position
P.O. Box 455
Tillamook OR 97141