Play your part in history and help us welcome the world to Royal Birkdale.
Join us this summer when golf's oldest championship returns to Royal Birkdale. The Open relies on the recruitment of temporary employees and volunteers to deliver a memorable experience for the thousands of spectators that will be part of the Championship in July 2017.
G&A Links is working in partnership with The R&A to recruit for many different types of positions. Please note that on-course marshals and walking scorers are recruited locally.
Click on the application form below which has a list of the positions currently available. Download the form, complete and post it to us along with a copy of your CV. Please note we do not accept electronic submissions.
Be part of The Open and work in The Open Shop. We are looking for diverse individuals of all ages and experiences to join us at this year’s Open at Royal Birkdale.
Saturday 15th July – Sunday 23rd July 2017 (inclusive). Availability on every day of The Open is a condition of employment. Extended periods are available.
The minimum age to apply is 16; previous retail experience is preferred but not essential. You will be required to work at Royal Birkdale for the duration of The Open. Travel and accommodation are not provided. Full details including rate of pay can be found in the application below.
Applications for The Open Shop are now closed.