City Department Volunteer Opportunities


To view any of the City of Roseville volunteer opportunities, click the program title. To submit an online volunteer application, click the "Register with..." link under each department's listing. You may also print out the application here, and mail it to Human Resources, 311 Vernon St., Roseville, CA, 95678. 

Safe Routes to School:  The Safe Routes To School program is now accepting applications for a new volunteer program. SRTS is looking for individuals 18 years of age and older to serve as Crossing Guards at elementary schools in West Roseville. Public Works department staff is coordinating this program.

Why volunteer as a School Crossing Guard?  “The Presence of adult crossing guards can lead to more parents feeling comfortable about their children walking or bicycling to school”.
o    Help Children cross the street safely
o    Remind drivers of the presence of pedestrians.
o    Be a role model for children.
o    Get to know and give back to your community.  
o    Meet other volunteers and the staff that make Roseville the great city it is.

To get started today, call Yvonne Woosley at (916)774-5351. A representative from SRTS will assist you with the application process.  All training and equipment will be provided.


Roseville Fire Department:  The City of Roseville Fire Department is now accepting applications for a new volunteer program. Roseville fire is looking for individuals of all ages to serve
and give back to the community. No direct fire or emergency services  experience is required, just a passion and interest to learn and serve others.
 
Why volunteer at Roseville Fire:
o  Learn the inner-workings of a municipal fire department. 
o  Educate the public on practices to reduce fire related emergencies and injuries. 
o Give back to your community through service. 
o  Meet other volunteers and the staff that make Roseville Fire great. 
o  Receive advanced training in fire and life safety.

To get started today, Register with Roseville Fire.  Once registered a representative from Roseville Fire will contact you to work through the application process. The City of Roseville Fire Department holds the great distinction of being an internationally accredited by the Commission on Fire Accreditation International. Only 148 fire agencies worldwide hold this distinction.



Library
: Volunteers are needed at all three Roseville Library locations for new and exciting positions as well as the traditional shelving and shelf reading.  Each library location offers a variety of engaging opportunities from helping with special events to Computer Tutors!  Benefits include gaining valuable professional experience, sharing your skills with others, and meeting new people.  Hours and scheduling are flexible.  Help the library improve its service to the surrounding community by volunteering today! Register with the Libraries

Maidu Museum and Historic Site : Docent (Tour Guide) Training available at the Maidu Museum and Historic Site. Learn more about the Maidu Indians who lived in the Roseville region and help teach school children about their culture and ancient village site. Docents lead school and public tours for groups that visit the Maidu Museum and Historic Site. Register with the Maidu Museum and Historic Site


Maidu Senior CenterThe Maidu Senior Center offers a wide variety of classes, activities, special events and services to anyone 50+. Volunteers are needed to assist in data entry and assist in the various program activities. Register with the Maidu Senior Center


Transit Ambassador: The Alternative Transportation Division is seeking volunteers for the Transit Ambassador Program of South Placer County. Volunteers will provide personalized training for new transit riders.  The goal of the program is to help new transit riders get comfortable using Roseville transit and other transit providers in the South Placer region.


Utility Exploration Center: 
The volunteer jobs in the RUEC are Exhibit Hall Docent, Technology Lab Docent, and Green Living Workshop Docent. The Center also offers non-technical volunteer opportunities in support of the educational programs and operations of the facility. Duties most common to front desk receptionists, administrative assistants and exhibit technicians are an important part of the Tech Team. The job that encompasses these types of duties is titled Front Desk Reception. Tech Team members are encouraged to and frequently volunteer in more than one capacity or job here at the Utility Exploration Center. UEC Tech Team Volunteer Opportunities    UEC Volunteer Brochure   Register with the Utility Exploration Center


Information Technology: The Information Technology department uses volunteers to assist the Service Desk staff in maintaining City computers and software as well as assisting users. Register with the IT Department