Volunteer Opportunities

The City of Ventura is looking to enhance golf experiences at Buenaventura and Olivas Links by partnering with individual and group volunteers to assist with on-course tasks and projects.

Player Assistants

Duties may include assisting golfers during their round by maintaining pace-of-play, filling divots in fairways and on tee-boxes and participating in on-course activities and special events. Applicants must be: 21 years or older; have knowledge of golf rules; and be friendly and reliable.
Maintenance Assistants

Maintenance Assistants, under the direction of the Golf Superintendent, will provide labor for projects on and around the golf courses and clubhouses, and therefore must have knowledge and experience using gardening tools and equipment as well as other motorized tools needed to complete a wide variety of projects. Duties may include painting, light landscaping and special projects. Applicants must be: 21 years or older; have experience with electric & manual hand tools; and be friendly and reliable.

Applicants must:

1) Complete an online volunteer application -  CLICK HERE

2) Meet specific volunteer employment criteria,including Live Scan, TB Testing, and DMV Authorization

3) Pass an oral interview

General Guidelines for Group Volunteers
Volunteer opportunities for golf beautification projects are available for volunteers, ages 13 and up. Please sign up online by clicking on the Calendar of Community Service Opportunities at


Once selected, volunteers will receive training specific to their volunteer assignment.

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Golf Volunteer applications should be mailed to: Volunteer Ventura! Office, P. O. Box 99,501 Poli Street, Room 226, Ventura, CA 93002 or the applicant PDF may be completed, saved and emailed to [email protected]  PLEASE DO NOT CALL GOLF COURSES


Volunteer Opportunities