Jobs at the
New York State Fair

Green Event Ninjas is thrilled to be returning for the fourth year in a row to help with the with the New York State Fair. We’re excited to see all the returning Recycling Ninjas this year and welcome to all the new Ninjas joining our team! 🙂

Jobs at New York State Fair (2022)

Job Fair Information:


  • New York State Fairgrounds @ The Martha Eddy Room – Art & Home Center (581 State Fair Blvd, Syracuse, NY 13209, United State)

Dates and Times:

  • Friday, July 12th (9:00am – 7:00pm)
  • Saturday, July 13th (9:00am – 5:00pm)

What To Bring:

  • Resume
  • 2 documents to complete I9s (i.e drivers license or identification card AND social security card or birth certificate). Refer to the list of acceptable I9 documents. No digital copies will be accepted.

Applications for 2024 are Open!

 Job Description


  • Beginning at:  $17.60 /hour


  • General Cleaning Staff
  • Supervisor

Location, Dates, Shifts:

  • Location:  New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd, Syracuse, NY 13209
  • Event dates:  Wed, Aug 21, 2024 – Mon, Sept 2, 2024
  • Daytime (1st), evening (2nd) and overnight (3rd) shifts available


Event Clean Up:

  • Cleaning bathrooms, grounds, compactors, and buildings
  • Picking up loose litter on the ground and clearing the vending areas
  • Changing trash bins, lifting bags onto push carts, and bringing waste to our compactors
  • Keeping the bathrooms tidy and wiping down surfaces, mopping floors, restocking supplies, and picking up trash
  • Assisting the management team in unloading equipment and other duties assigned
  • Physical demands associated with this position include extensive walking, lifting, and carrying equipment up to 50 lbs

Additional Information:

  • All appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) will be provided.
  • Please note that this event takes place outdoors. Recycling Ninjas are expected to dress for the weather (i.e. rain or shine, warm or cool).
  • Water will be provided, in addition to scheduled lunch.
  • Branded Green Event Ninjas T-Shirts will be provided. Please wear black and comfortable closed toe shoes.

Apply Here

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** There can be only ONE application per email address. You must have your own, one-of-a-kind email. **

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