Sam's Strings, LLC
Violin Maker / Repair Technician
family-owned violin shop in Houston, TX, which specializes in fine modern
cellos/bows (owned by a professional cellist and bow maker) is looking for a
self reliant, and confident violin maker/technician with repair training and/or
experience. Must be able to work independent, have a high standard for
excellence in their craft, and have a flexible and congenial work mindset.
parties should e-mail: Cover letter, CV, 1-2 recommendation letters, photographs
of recent repair work.
us for details
Professional Development grants available after the 1st year
Vibrant and growing musical and arts community in the 4th largest city in
Honest, no nonsense, down to earth management.
Workspace can be used during non-working hours for instrument making.
Opportunity to sell personal and in-house workshop made instruments
Confident new violin set up
Maintain Instrument Rental Fleet in excellent condition (various repairs,
varnish touchup, etc)
Rehair bows (can be trained)
Address minor customer concerns (replace strings, choose shoulder rest, etc-
friendly smiles needed!)
Assist at Tradeshows (1-2 a year - extra pay)
Other violin shop related duties, sharpening tools, clean-up, etc
Campbell Road, #105