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String Repair 07.22.14

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers, Other) Permanent link

 CodaBow International



CodaBow International is an innovative company seeking bright energetic people for our low volume, high quality production. Great attention to detail, motivation, reliability, and self direction are required. We provide all training and a friendly, clean, quiet, air conditioned work environment. Production is on first shift only on weekdays. We do allow for a flexible schedule.


$14/hr plus productivity bonus


Winona’s own CodaBow International is seeking caring people to help craft our world-renown stringed instrument bows.  No prior experience necessary. The only credentials we seek are an engaged sense for quality and a patient devotion to artistic and detailed work.  We will train you in all the rest.  Enjoy the rewards, flexibility, and simplicity of working on your own schedule.


$10/hr plus productivity bonus






String Repair Tech 07.22.14

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 N-Tune Music and Sound

Job Title:
String Repair Technician
Job Category:
Repair of stringed instruments
Job Code/ Req#:
Odessa, TX/Midland, TX
Travel Required:
Level/Salary Range:
Position Type:
HR Contact:
Jake Dittrich
Date posted:
May 21, 2014
Will Train Applicant(s):
Will train to company policies.
Posting Expires:
July 31, 2014
Applications Accepted By:
(432) 362-2740
Subject Line: String Repair Tech
Attention: Jake Dittrich
Jake Dittrich
Operations; N-Tune Music and Sound
1141 E 42nd St
Odessa, TX 79762
Job Description
1. Our String Repair Technicians perform a variety of tasks from day to day including, but not limited to:
a. Maintain used student instrument pool which includes:
i. Restring and set up.
ii. Cleaning of instruments, bows, and cases.
iii. Bridge replacement as needed.
iv. Bow rehair/repair.
v. Limited crack and seam repair, depending upon management approval.
vi. Finger board, saddle, and nut replacement/reshaping.
vii. Fitting of tailpieces/fine tuners as needed.
viii. Peg, end button, end pin reshaping/replacement.
ix. Sound post resetting/replacement.
x. Resetting of separated necks.
b. Walk-in and institutional repair which includes
i. Restring and set ups.
ii. Bridge replacements.
iii. Bow rehair/repair.
iv. Crack and seam repair.
v. Finger board, saddle, and nut replacement/reshaping.
vi. Peg, end button, end pin reshaping/replacement.
vii. Fitting of tailpieces/fine tuners.
viii. Repair of cracked and broken scrolls.
ix. Resetting of separated necks.
N-Tune Music and Sound
String Repair Technician
x. Sound post resetting/replacement.
xi. Refinishing skills a plus, but not essential.
2. Our String Repair Technicians will be expected to perform these tasks to the standards and requirements of N-Tune Music and Sound.
3. Our String Repair Technicians will be expected to perform these tasks in a timely manner. Repair Techs must be able to arrive to work on time each morning and will be expected to stay until their shifts end each day.
4. Our String Repair Technicians must have the ability to handle and carry equipment, products, and tools of all sizes and dimensions. Repair Technicians are frequently required to stand, walk, and reach with the hands and arms. Repair Technicians are occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl.
5. Our String Repair Technicians regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move 75 pounds or more.
6. Our Repair Technicians must possess good close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, fine motor skills, and the ability to focus.
1. High School Diploma or equivalent.
2. Certification from recognized Repair Training School a plus.
3. Experience in field not required, but would help.
4. Must be able to write, speak, and read well in the English language.
5. Must pass State of Texas background check to work in public schools (contests, etc.).
6. Will be subject to drug testing and other background checks.
1. Must have good short and long term memory.
2. Be willing to go the extra mile, spend extra hours, and exhaust yourself to find solutions and satisfy customers.
3. Perform adequately when faced with stress and deadlines
4. Must be able to learn job tasks rapidly and to perform a variety of tasks in an accurate and timely manner.
5. Must be capable of making accurate decisions in a timely manner.
This position is a full-time position with one day off during the week, except during peak seasons. N-Tune Music and Sound is closed on Sundays. Each position at N-Tune Music and Sound begins with a 90-day probation period, allowing both N-Tune Music and Sound and the employee the time to confirm the working relationship going forward.

Guitar Opportunities 07.16.14

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 Guitar Center Inc.



I have a New position that I would like to tell you about. the Title is “Warranty Repair Coordinator”. It is based out of the Support Center in Westlake Village, CA. The job pays a good hourly rate and is overtime eligible. this is a full time position and is eligible for full benefits including 401k and health.


Must have guitar computer and phone skills, as well as basic guitar repair knowledge.


Please have any candidates that are interested Reach out to me directly at ddowdy@guitarcenter.com





Repair Department

Guitar Center Inc.







Band Instrument Repair 07.10.14

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 Midwest Musical Imports


Company: midwest musical imports
Contact Name: Jessica Nelson
Contact Email: Jessica@mmim
Address: 2021 hennepin ave e
       ste 374
       minneapolis, mn 55413
Phone: 612 331 4717
Fax: 612 331 4718
Web Site: mmimports.com

Position Information

Job Status: Full-Time
Focus: WW solely
Guitar/violin maintenance involved? No
Senior technician assigned to acclimate/assist the new hire? Yes
Calling on schools: No
Answering phones: Yes
Counter interaction : Yes
Sales: No
Other Duties:

Miscellaneous Information

Midwest Musical Imports is looking for a full-time double reed repair technician for our growing repair department. Applicants should be experienced in all aspects of woodwind repair, preferably with a focus on oboe and bassoon repairs. We pride ourselves on quality repairs—we are not a production shop. Instruments we repair include: oboes, English horns, bassoons, contrabassoons, clarinets, flutes and saxophones. Our clientele includes beginning players, schools, college professors, and symphonic professionals. Qualified candidates should be a graduate of a band instrument repair course and have a basic knowledge/skill to different types of padding, adhesion, key fitting, dent and tenon work. Preferred skills include body cracks and tenon replacement, but on-site training for these is available. Other necessary skills include: machine tool operations, soldering/brazing, and understanding of levers, spring, hinges and threaded adjustments. Benefits include: competitive pay, bonuses, paid vacation, paid holidays, retirement plan, generous employee discounts, paid NAPBIRT dues and ongoing educational classes (including attending NAPBIRT conferences and meeting with woodwind manufacturers.) Pay is commensurate with experience. This is an hourly position. Hours are: Monday—Friday 9-5, with an occasional Saturday shift. Schedule may be flexible. Location is in Minneapolis, MN. Please send a resume and cover letter via email to: Jessica@mmimports.com Position is open until filled. To find more information regarding Midwest Musical Imports, please visit our website at: www.mmimports.com


Band Instrument Repair 06.25.14

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 Alison's World of Music


Company: Alison's World of Music
Contact Name: Alison or Brian Dubuc
Contact Email: Alisons@eatel.net
Address: 14340 airline hwy
       Gonzales, La 70737
Phone: 2256779299
Fax: 2257444686
Web Site: Alisonsworldofmusic.com

Position Information

Job Status: Full-Time
Focus: Combination
Guitar/violin maintenance involved? Yes
Senior technician assigned to acclimate/assist the new hire? not given
Calling on schools: No
Answering phones: Yes
Counter interaction : Yes
Sales: No
Other Duties:

Miscellaneous Information

Immediate job opening. We currently work with approximately 110 schools. Need someone who is quick with repairs. We have some of the top bands in the state in our parish (county). All tools and repair parts provided by the store including a 90 gallon ultrasonic tank on site. Violin and other stringed repairs are very light. Located 20 mins south of Baton Rouge area and 50 mins from New Orleans area. Call if interested.



Guitar Repair Tech positions 06.16.14

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 Guitar Center



Below is a list of current openings that Guitar Center has for Repair Tech Positions. Please post these Jobs and have candidates reach out to me directly at DDowdy@guitarcenter.com<mailto:DDowdy@guitarcenter.com> or call/ text at (520)260-3553


Store     City        State

110         Hollywood          CA

118         South Bay            CA

123         Oxnard CA

785         Port St Lucy        FL

787         Orange Park       FL

777         Orlando                FL

772         West Palm Beach             FL

310         Des Moines        IA

620         South Bend        IN

811         Carle Place          NY

451         OKC       OK

464         San Antonio       TX

494         Pasadena            TX

841         Seven Corners  VA


Guitar Technician 06.03.14

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 Portland Fret Works



Portland Fret Works is seeking an additional guitar tech. 


Portland Fret Works is a full service repair shop in service for 18 years.  We have 4 luthiers on staff.  We handle all aspects of fretted instrument repair and restoration - from restringing Squire Strats to complete restoration of pre-war Martins.  We are looking for a repair tech that can jump right in and make a contribution.  This doesn't mean the ideal candidate has to be proficient at refrets and neck resets but rather has a good working knowledge of tools and is competent at entry level procedures (i.e. set-ups, wiring, making nuts and saddles, etc.).  Our shop is always busy and is great place to hone your skills.  We are looking for someone to stay with us long term and gain proficiency at all aspects of guitar repair and restoration.  Our ideal candidate is responsible, hard working, independent, learns quickly, has good customer service skills, and is dead set on pursuing guitar restoration as a career.  This is a full time, permanent position.


Please forward inquiries to Todd Mylet at the address below.



Todd Mylet


Portland Fret Works

3027 NE Alberta St

Portland, OR 97211



Walk-in hours:  Weds-Fri 12-6, Sat 10-2



Band Instrument Repair 06.02.14

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 Melhart Music


Company: Melhart Music
Contact Name: Jim Melhart
Contact Email: jmelhart@melhart.com
Address: 3325 N 10th St
       McAllen, Texas 78501
Phone: 956-682-6147
Fax: 956-682-4253
Web Site: melhart.com

Position Information

Job Status: Full-Time
Focus: Brass solely
Guitar/violin maintenance involved? Yes
Senior technician assigned to acclimate/assist the new hire? Yes
Calling on schools: Yes
Answering phones: No
Counter interaction : No
Sales: No
Other Duties: Answering phones and counter interaction is preferred butoptional

Miscellaneous Information

Melhart Music is a large Music Store in Deep South Texas. We need a full time Brass repairman, pfereably someone who plays and a full time violin Luthier. The luthier would need to visit string teachers and show our goods. Pay is open with the ability to make additional income with commissions. We offer a health insurance plan, life insurance, 2 week paid vacation, workmans comp and more. Melharts is 10 miles from Mexico with a great cultural environment and 60 miles from South Padre Island. We have our own brands of instruments and carry all of the major brands. We are looking for someone who wants a career in music.


Brasswind Repair Technician 06.02.14

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 Rayburn Musical Instruments



Downtown Boston music store has an opening for a full time brasswind repair technician.

Applicants should have successfully completed a trade accepted BIRT program. Mechanical aptitude is preferred over musical ability but brasswind playing experience can be a plus. A positive attitude and strong work ethic are expected. Applicant should be open minded and be able to get along with fellow technicians. Recent grads will be mentored and should provide brass repair instructor contact info to help insure job compatibility.  

The repair shop is spacious, has plenty of natural light and is well equipped. Personal hand tools are not provided. Heavy rental fleet work is balanced with school repairs and professional walk-in business. This is a prime work environment located behind Symphony Hall and within walking distance from Berklee School of Music and New England Conservatory.

Health insurance and paid vacation are offered. Pay is commensurate with experience. A desire to live and work in the northeast is recommended. All applications will be considered.

Please send your letter of intent and resume to:  wwbwrepair@gmail.com   or ddelong@rayburnmusic.com