Volunteer Committees

Volunteer Committees

Volunteer Committee Descriptions

Committees will meet prior to the event for appropriate training for their respective duties.

Access Control & Admissions

Shifts: Tuesday-Saturday
Responsible for greeting spectators, checking credentials and monitoring access into various course locations, from the entry gates, VIP hospitality, clubhouse and other areas around the golf course.  Volunteers will scan tickets upon entry, manage the Will Call and sell tickets on-site.  This is an important role in being ambassadors for the event and providing customer service tournament spectators.

Caddie Services

Shifts: Sunday-Saturday
Help manage the caddie area to ensure caddies are provided everything they need during the week.  This will include managing caddie bibs (inventory and names), on-site registration, and providing support as needed.

Hospitality

Shifts: Wednesday-Saturday
The tournament will have several hospitality areas that this committee will support as Tournament Ambassadors greeting spectators, answering questions and providing support for event vendors.  Several of the hospitality areas will be for corporate sponsors and this committee will support their needs and requests.

On Course Marshals

Shifts: Wednesday-Saturday
Responsible for the safe and easy access from hole to hole for players and caddies.  Marshals will also ensure proper spectator conduct by signaling quiet as players begin to play, spotting balls in the fairway/rough/OB and managing a specific hole.  Marshals are assigned to all 18 holes on the golf course.  This is a great opportunity for groups or friends to manage a hole during the championship.  Flags for marking the location of golf balls and quite paddles will be provided at check-in each day.

On Course Services

Shifts: Sunday-Saturday 
Volunteers will work with club staff to maintain a clean environment on course and within tee box venues including stocking tee box ice and water, managing golf cart distribution to authorized personnel, shuttling marshals to and from their stations, and delivering meals, snacks and drinks to volunteers working out on the golf course during the day.

Player Services

Shifts: Sunday-Saturday
Responsible for player registration for the tournament and to assist at the Pro-Am.  This group will also serve as a concierge to player families and guests, assists with food and beverage in Player Dining as needed, and manage package distribution to players.

Practice Area

Shifts: Sunday-Saturday
Set-up and maintain the practice areas including the driving range and chipping areas for players by stocking, cleaning, and distributing practice balls.  Provide gallery control of the practice area and regulate access for appropriate individuals.

Pro-Am

Shifts: Monday-Tuesday 
Responsible for the administration and operation Monday & Tuesday for the Pro-Am tournament.  This committee will work closely with tournament and tour staff in the coordination of this event with the championship.  Volunteers will help with the Pro-Am party, registration, gift distribution, etc.

Standard Bearers

Shifts: Wednesday-Saturday
Will prepare standard signs ahead of play for each pairing group. Standard Bearers will walk and carry the scoring display (about 10 pounds) and edit as scores change for players within the pairing group. Requirements include ability to walk 18 holes and carry sign.

Transportation

Shifts: Sunday-Saturday
Will assist in the management of the courtesy car inventory, and help with their transportation needs throughout the week.  Volunteers will also manage the shuttle service for volunteers and caddies, and work with the van service to shuttle spectators.

Volunteer HQ

Shifts: Sunday-Saturday 
Responsible for the overall operation of the Volunteer Headquarters including credential distribution, volunteer check-in, uniform management, answering questions, meal distribution, water and snack replacement, and making sure all assignments are covered and fill in as needed and available.  Volunteers will also maintain the Volunteer Headquarters.

 

Walking Scorers / Scoring

Shifts: Tuesday-Saturday
Walk 18 holes inside the ropes with an assigned pairing group.  Volunteers will carry a handheld smart device with PGA Tour software and input stroke, scoring and statistical information for each player.  Scorers will also have to wear and carry a radio for constant contact with tour staff in Scoring Central.  Requirements include ability to walk 18 holes without a break and in varying weather conditions.  Virtual or in-person training is MANDATORY.

Volunteer Waitlist Registration is Open