Volunteers

The US OPEN is looking for volunteers to serve during the tournament. This is a great opportunity to meet new people who come from all over the world and have great stories to share. Mary Vassar, the Executive Director of the USTA St. Louis District Tennis Association is the volunteer coordinator. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Mary at 314-432-3990 or director@sldta.com. Below is a job description for our Player Assistant Volunteers.

Job Title: Player Assistant Volunteers

Goal of Position:
To assist players during competition

Responsibilities: Assist players in getting their sports chair to and from their assigned court
Monitor 2-3 courts and respond to any needs required by the player or official (more water, balls, etc.)
Clean up courts between matches – make sure all trash (water bottles, tape, etc) is picked up

Training provided: Yes, a training session will be provided the week prior to the event

Time Frame: At least one 4 hour shift during the tournament

Qualifications:
Must be in good physical condition, a good people person and tennis literate. There are other volunteer opportunities available, please contact volunteer coordinator if you are interested in doing something other than being a Player Assistant Volunteer

Staff Contact/Supervisor: Volunteer Coordinator