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Positions at All Strings Attached 09.15.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 

ASA is seeking to hire a Bow Repair Specialist, a Senior Luthier and String Instrument Repair Specialist, and a String Instrument Repair Specialist. The job descriptions are below. Interested Candidates Should Submit Questions, Resume, and/or Cover Letter via email to: HR@allstringsattached.com

Title: Senior Luthier and String Instrument Repair Specialist (Full-Time)
Location:
Golden Valley, MN

 
Position Summary: Join one of the Twin Cities most reputable string music shops with an
opportunity to contribute and grow in the music business! All Strings
Attached is seeking a Senior Luthier and String Instrument Repair Specialist
with an orchestral strings background (violin/viola/cello/bass) and a passion
for building, repairing and restoring stringed instruments at all levels. We
are looking for mature, organized, motivated, and self-starting individuals
to provide excellent set ups, repairs, service, and support to our customer
base of local musicians and school rental programs, and to oversee the
services of all upper stringed instruments for the store.

 
As a Senior Luthier and String Instrument Repair Specialist, you will play
an important role in our continued success at providing musicians and string
families high quality instruments and repair services. To be successful in
this role you will need several years of violin and viola making, high quality
string instrument repair and adjustment expertise, the ability to play violin
and viola at an advanced level, and a collaborative approach. In this role
you will direct workflow of all violin and viola set ups and repairs, train
junior luthiers and music instrument repair specialists and bow makers in
the most effective and efficient techniques, oversee the services of all
violins and violas in the store, and represent ASA in to the greater Twin
Cities community.

 
Working as a member of our leadership team, and with store associates and
other instrument repair technicians, you will support the vision of All
Strings Attached to be the premier provider of violins, violas, cellos, and
basses in the Twin Cities.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide an extraordinary experience for all customers, always.

90% Oversee the Set Up and Repairs of All Violins and Violas
Provide expertise to junior luthiers and instrument repair specialists with regard to the
inspection of instruments to locate defects, and to determine their value or the level of
restoration required.
Accurately diagnose instruments for repair and provide written and/or verbal estimates as
needed, and showing others how to diagnose repairs.
Perform instrument set-ups for rental and sales instruments, including high end violins and
violas for sale.
Play instruments to evaluate their sound quality and to locate any defects and train junior
luthiers and instrument repair specialists on the best techniques.
Adjust string tensions to tune instruments, using hand tools.
Develop shop specifications and techniques for professional instrument repair, restoration,
and set-ups.
Oversee and train others to string instruments and adjust bridges of instruments to obtain
specified string tensions and heights.
Train others to properly clean and polish instruments.
10% General and Administrative Tasks
Manage workflow and shop repair commitments.
Assist Music Store Associates, Leadership and other Associates as needed.
Attend and represent All Stringed Attached at Luthier workshops, violin- making
conferences, school shows, training seminars, etc., as required.
Maintain organized work area and professional work environment.
Perform all other duties as assigned

 .
Qualifications:
Minimum of 5-7 years of experience repairing high-end violins, violas, cellos and basses
is preferred
Minimum of three years of formal training in string instrument repair under an advanced
and reputable Luthier, including a string instrument repair diploma or certificate from a
reputable school, and letter of recommendation from a well-established, reputable luthier
is preferred
The ability to play (violin/viola/cello/bass) at an advanced level is preferred
Passion for working with stringed instruments
Willingness to develop and train others on repair techniques and establish shop
specifications
Advanced knowledge of woodworking and sharpening tools.
Demonstration of successful repairs and building instruments at a consistent high level of
quality
Dedication to the craft
Collaborative, Self-Motivated, Detail-Oriented, and Responsible
This position is full time. Compensation is competitive commensurate with experience. Benefits
include health insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, annual bonus, and store discount.
All Strings Attached is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. All Strings Attached is an
equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, national origin, gender,
gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally
protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation,
please contact HR via email
HR@allstringsattached.com or by phone at 762-542-9542.
Interested Candidates Should Submit Questions, Resume, and/or Cover Letter via email to:
HR@allstringsattached.com

Title: String Instrument Repair Specialist (Full-Time)
Location:
Golden Valley, MN

 
Position Summary: Join one of the Twin Cities most reputable string music shops with an
opportunity to contribute and grow in the music business! All Strings
Attached is seeking an Instrument Repair Specialist with an orchestral
strings background (violin/viola/cello/bass) and a passion for repairing and
restoring stringed instruments at all levels. We are looking for mature,
organized, motivated, and self-starting individuals to provide excellent
repairs, service, and support to our customer base of local musicians and
school rental programs.

 
As a String Instrument Repair Specialist, you will play an important role in
our continued success at providing musicians and string families high
quality instruments. To be successful in this role you will need string
instrument repair expertise and a collaborative approach as you prepare and
repair instruments and support general store operations.
Working with our leadership, store associates and other instrument repair
technicians you will support the vision of All Strings Attached to be the
premier provider of violins, violas, cellos, and basses in the Twin Cities.

 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide an extraordinary experience for all customers, always.
90% Complete Routine Repairs
Inspect instruments to locate defects, and to determine their value or the level of restoration
required.
Develop an ability to accurately diagnose instruments for repair and provide written and/or
verbal estimates as needed.
Perform instrument set-ups for rental and sales instruments

Play instruments to evaluate their sound quality and to locate any defects.
Compare instrument pitches with tuning tool pitches to tune instruments.
Adjust string tensions to tune instruments, using hand tools and electronic tuning devices.
Follow shop specifications and techniques for professional instrument repair, restoration,
and set-ups.
String instruments and bridges of instruments to obtain specified string tensions and
heights.
Repair or replace broken strings, bridges, pegs, sound posts, open seams, instrument
cracks, etc., using hand and power tools.
Clean and polish instruments.
10% General and Administrative Tasks
Manage workflow and shop repair commitments.
Assist Music Store Associates, Leadership and other Associates as needed.
Maintain organized work area and professional work environment.
Perform all other duties as assigned.

 
Qualifications:
One year of experience repairing violins, violas, cellos and basses is preferred
Formal training in string instrument repair, including a string instrument repair
diploma or certificate from a reputable school is preferred
Orchestra strings background (violin/viola/cello/bass) is preferred
Passion for working with stringed instruments
Willingness to learn repair techniques and meet shop specifications
Working knowledge of woodworking and dedication to the craft
Collaborative, Self-Motivated, Detail-Oriented, and Responsible

 
This position is full time. Compensation is competitive commensurate with experience. Benefits
include health insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, annual bonus, and store discount.
All Strings Attached is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. All Strings Attached is an
equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, national origin, gender,
gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally
protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation,
please contact HR via email
HR@allstringsattached.com or by phone at 762-542-9542.
Interested Candidates Should Submit Questions, Resume, and/or Cover Letter via email to:
HR@allstringsattached.com


 

Title: Bow Repair Specialist (Full-Time)
Location:
Golden Valley, MN

 
Position Summary: Join one of the Twin Cities most reputable string music shops with an
opportunity to contribute and grow in the music business! All Strings
Attached is seeking a Bow Repair Specialist with an orchestral strings
background (violin/viola/cello/bass) and a passion for repairing and
restoring bows for stringed instruments. We are looking for mature,
organized, motivated, and self-starting individuals to provide excellent bow
repairs to support our customer base of local musicians and school rental
programs.

 
As a Bow Repair Specialist, you will play an important role in our continued
success at providing musicians and string families high quality bows. To be
successful in this role you will need bow repair expertise and a collaborative
approach as you prepare and repair stringed instrument bows.
Working with our leadership, store associates and other instrument repair
technicians you will support the vision of All Strings Attached to be the
premier provider of violins, violas, cellos, and basses in the Twin Cities.

 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide an extraordinary experience for all customers, always.
90% Complete Routine Bow Repairs
Develop ability to accurately diagnose needed bow repairs and provide written and/or
verbal estimates.
Learn shop specifications and techniques for professional bow re-hair, repair, and
restoration.
Complete routine repairs including bow re-hair, cambering, straightening, eyelet
replacement, tip replacement, pin repairs, and winding/leather grip replacement.
Understand the importance and factors influencing bow weight, balance, and playability
for musicians.
Develop ability to accurately diagnose bows for repair and provide recommendations as
needed.

Maintain organized work area and professional work environment.
Develop relationships with musicians and luthier professionals.
Provide new ideas for products and improvements.
10% General and Administrative Tasks
Manage workflow and shop repair commitments.
Assist Music Store Associates, Leadership and other Associates as needed.
Maintain an organized work area and professional work environment.
Perform all other duties as assigned.

 
Qualifications:
One year of experience repairing bows for violins, violas, cellos and basses is
preferred
Formal training in bow, including a bow repair diploma or certificate from a
reputable school is preferred
Orchestra strings background (violin/viola/cello/bass) is preferred
Passion for working with stringed instruments
Willingness to learn bow repair techniques and meet shop specifications
Working knowledge of woodworking and dedication to the craft
Collaborative, Self-Motivated, Detail-Oriented, and Responsible

 
This position is full time. Compensation is competitive commensurate with experience. Benefits
include health insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, annual bonus, and store discount.
All Strings Attached is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. All Strings Attached is an
equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, national origin, gender,
gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally
protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation,
please contact HR via email
HR@allstringsattached.com or by phone at 762-542-9542.
Interested Candidates Should Submit Questions, Resume, and/or Cover Letter via email to:
HR@allstringsattached.com


Band Instrument Repair 07.23.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

Menchey Music Service, Inc. 

Company: Menchey Music Service, Inc.
Contact Name: Maryann Gusst
Contact Email: mgusst@menchey.com
Address: 9 Barnhart Drive
       Hanover, PA 17331
Phone: 7176372185
Fax:
Web Site: https://www.mencheymusic.com/careers/menchey-career-listings/

Position Information

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

Miscellaneous Information

Menchey Music Services, Inc. in beautiful Hanover PA is searching for two full-time band instrument repair technicians. Techs that are ready to “hit the ground running” with experience to jump right in repairing inventory in large amounts are the ideal candidates. If you fit that description, please consider working for us! Full time benefits provided at Menchey include: Medical, dental, vision, and 401k Vacation, personal, and flex paid time off Commission on billable repairs, paid monthly 25% off* Menchey price on all music Employee discount on instruments Convenient access to printed music and most instrument accessories Access to the most flexible rental plans in area for band & orchestral instruments, pianos, and guitars Access to intermediate / professional level instruments How to Apply / Contact For a more detailed job description and qualifications, and to apply, please visit our website at https://www.mencheymusic.com/careers/menchey-career-listings/

Band Instrument Repair 07.20.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 PM Music Center

 

Company: PM Music Center
Contact Name: Jason Pachona (GM)
Contact Email: jpachona@pmmusiccenter.com
Address: 4411 Fox Valley Center Dr.
       Aurora, Illinois 60504
Phone: 6309789927
Fax: 6309789972
Web Site: www.pmmmusiccenter.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: No
Counter interaction : No
Sales: No
Other Duties: Repair client communication

Miscellaneous Information

FT benefits include: paid vacation/holidays, health insurance, & simple IRA, among other perks. This is a permanent hourly position with an established music retailer in Chicagoland, IL. If you're interested in joining our amazing team, get in touch!

 

Guitar Repair Luthier 06.22.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

Wichita Band Instrument Co., Inc.

GUITAR REPAIRPERSON/LUTHIER WANTED: Full time position. The ideal candidate would have training in the repair and/or restoration of fretted instruments. Position may involve part sales and part repair. Good money and benefits for the right person depending on the level of experience. Wichita, KS is a small city in the center of Kansas located about 3 hours away from Kansas City, Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The cost of living is lower than the national average. Please send a resume to wbic@wichitaband.com. Thanks, Wichita Band Instrument Co., Inc., Wichita, KS


Full Time Repair Technician at Brighton Music Center 06.17.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

Violin Society of American

 

 

Brighton Music Center in Pittsburgh is seeking a full time, experienced orchestral stringed instrument repair technician. We are a family owned business for over 60+ years in Western Pennsylvania, in the New Brighton and Pittsburgh areas. We are in the NAMM, NASMD and AIMM organizations as well as a Top 100 Dealer for several years. Additionally, our Pittsburgh location houses our 2000 sq ft full service repair facility.

The basic duties will be to maintain and repair all string rentals and store stock, and to prepare instruments for school testing appointments and shows.

Skill Set:

  • 1-2 years’ experience in string orchestral repair
  • Ability to perform basic play-test on all string instruments
  • Adequately adjust all string instruments
  • Bow re-hair

Tools:

  • Candidate must have own edge tools and other specialty tools
  • Knives, Chisels, Gouges, Planes, Clamps etc

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Medical benefits
  • Matching 401(K)
  • Paid vacation and holidays

NOTES:

Additional Salary Information: Negotiable based on prior experience and certification

Please send your resume to Brad Wittmer: bwittmer@brightonmusic.com

 

 

Violin Society of America
14070 Proton Rd.
Suite 100
Dallas, TX 75244
972-233-9107 x205
info@vsaweb.org 

 

Band Instrument Repair 06.10.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

Schmitt Music Co

 

Company: Schmitt Music Co
Contact Name: Bob Miller
Contact Email: bob.miller@schmittmusic.com
Address: 2400 Freeway Blvd
       Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
Phone: 7633985023
Fax:
Web Site:

Position Information

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

Miscellaneous Information

We have a great full time opportunity for a repair tech in our Sioux Falls location, benefits, paid vacation and holidays. You will be working under a senior tech with a great reputation, this is a great long term position in the Sioux Falls Area

 

Position at Guitar Center 06.01.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 

 

Company: Guitar Center, INC Distribution Center

Contact Name: Uniquee Cherry

Contact Email Address: uniquee.cherry@guitarcenter.com

Company location: 4001 N Norfleet, Kansas City, MO.

Contact Phone: 816-423-5819             

 

Job Description:

Title: Band and Orchestra Repairs Technician

Full-Time/Part Time: Full Time

Department: Repairs

Position description: Major responsibilities of the position are listed below.  To perform the job successfully, the individual must be able to execute each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties, assignments and specific projects may be assigned at the discretion of executive management.

 

·         Conduct performance tests on brasswind and orchestral instruments to evaluate their sound quality and to locate defects.

·         Disassemble/reassemble brasswind and orchestral instruments and parts for repair and adjustment.

·         Inspect, repair and adjust returned brasswind and orchestral instruments prior to re-stock.

·         Repair and recondition used and trade-in brasswind and orchestral instruments as required.

·         Grade brasswind and orchestral instruments appropriately for used inventory.

·         Polish brasswind and orchestral instruments, using rags and polishing compounds, buffing wheels, or burnishing tools.

·         Clean and/or refurbish mouthpieces on brasswind and orchestral instruments.

·         Other duties as assigned.

 

Email uniquee.cherry@guitarcenter.com

 

Position at Guitar Center 05.27.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

 Guitar Center

 

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION

 

POSITION TITLE:      B & O Repairs Technician

 

DEPARTMENT:         Repairs Department  

 

REPORTS TO:           Repairs Supervisor    

 

DATE CREATED:      December 2013

 

POSITION SUMMARY

 

 

The B & O Repairs Technician position is responsible for repairing and refurbishing multiple types of brasswind or orchestral instruments.  This position evaluates damaged merchandise and determines if it is cost effective to fix.   

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

 

Major responsibilities of the position are listed below.  To perform the job successfully, the individual must be able to execute each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties, assignments and specific projects may be assigned at the discretion of executive management.

 

·         Conduct performance tests on brasswind and orchestral instruments to evaluate their sound quality and to locate defects.

·         Disassemble/reassemble brasswind and orchestral instruments and parts for repair and adjustment.

·         Inspect, repair and adjust returned brasswind and orchestral instruments prior to re-stock.

·         Repair and recondition used and trade-in brasswind and orchestral instruments as required.

·         Grade brasswind and orchestral instruments appropriately for used inventory.

·         Polish brasswind and orchestral instruments, using rags and polishing compounds, buffing wheels, or burnishing tools.

·         Clean and/or refurbish mouthpieces on brasswind and orchestral instruments.

·         Other duties as assigned.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

 

 

·         High School Diploma or equivalent.

·         Apprenticeship or a diploma for an accredited repair school, required.

·         One (1) year experience in working on musical instruments, preferred.

·         Basic knowledge in Microsoft Office is preferred.

 

 

COMPETENCIES

 

 

KNOWLEDGE

  • Customer and Personal Service — Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
 
  • Computer (non-technical) – Knowledge of software including applications and programming.
 
  • Mechanical — Knowledge of machines such as cleaning equipment and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
 

 

SKILLS

  • Quality Control Analysis — Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
 
  • Repairing — Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.
 
  • Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
 
  • Judgment and Decision Making — Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
 
  • Critical Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
 
  • Complex Problem Solving — Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
 
  • Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
 
  • Equipment Selection – Determining the kind of tools equipment needed to do a job.
 
  • Active Listening — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
 
 

ABILITES

  • Arm-Hand Steadiness — The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position.
 
  • Hearing Sensitivity — The ability to detect or tell the differences between sounds that vary in pitch and loudness.
 
  • Manual Dexterity — The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
 
  • Finger Dexterity — The ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects.
 
  • Auditory Attention — The ability to focus on a single source of sound in the presence of other distracting sounds.
 
  • Control Precision — The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions.
 
  • Problem Sensitivity — The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
 
  • Deductive Reasoning — The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.
 
  • Inductive Reasoning — The ability to combine pieces of information to form general rules or conclusions (includes finding a relationship among seemingly unrelated events).
 
  • Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
 

 

PHYSICAL DEMAND AND WORK EFFORT

 

 

  • Keying/typing, sitting, standing, walking
  • Constant mental and/or visual attention; the work is either repetitive or diversified requiring constant alertness in an office environment
  • The job is typically performed under comfortable working conditions; any disagreeable elements are generally absent during normal performance of the job
  • Compliance with company attendance standards

·         While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to sit, occasionally required to stand, walk and reach with hands and arms.

·         The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 50 pounds.

·         Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and color vision.

·         While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Use of various glues and solvents, buffing wheel, soldering iron and drills.

  • FLSA status: Hourly, Non-Exempt.

 

 

MANAGER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                           

Manager Signature                                                                 Date

 

 

 

ASSOCIATE ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                           

Associate Signature                                                                Date

 

 

                                                                                                                                                           

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Position at Nechville Musical Products 05.20.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

Nechville Musical Products

 

Nechville Musical Products, Maker of World Class Banjos and related products, is seeking a hard worker in our finishing department starting immediately. Pay is good. Work entails wood and metal parts finish prep, between coat sanding, buffing, sand blasting, banjo making, and general shop work. Join our progressive growing team at Nechville. Call Tom Nechville 612-275-6602, or Dave Hill 952-888-9710 to arrange an interview. 

Call before visiting Nechville Musical Products 9700 Humboldt Ave South. Bloomington MN 55431

 

Band Instrument Repair 05.20.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

Company: Wichita Band Instrument Co Inc
Contact Name: Jonathan Ray
Contact Email: wbic@wichitaband.com
Address: n/a
       Wichita, KS n/a
Phone: 316-684-0291
Fax:
Web Site:

Position Information

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

Miscellaneous Information

BRASS MUSICAL INSTRUMENT REPAIR PERSON WANTED: Full time position. The ideal candidate would have training in the repair and/or restoration of brass musical instruments. Good money and benefits for the right person depending on the level of experience. Wichita, KS is a small city in the center of Kansas located about 3 hours away from Kansas City, Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The cost of living is lower than the national average. Please send a resume to wbic@wichitaband.com. Thanks, Wichita Band Instrument Co., Inc., Wichita, KS

 

 

Luthier Wanted

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

Wichita Band Instrument Co., Inc.

 

GUITAR AND/OR ORCHESTRAL STRINGS REPAIRPERSON / LUTHIER WANTED: Full time position. The ideal candidate would have training in the repair and/or restoration of fretted and orchestral stringed instruments. Good money and benefits for the right person depending on the level of experience. Wichita, KS is a small city in the center of Kansas located about 3 hours away from Kansas City, Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The cost of living is lower than the national average. Please send a resume to wbic@wichitaband.com. Thanks, Wichita Band Instrument Co., Inc., Wichita, KS

 

Thanks,

 

Band Instrument Repair 05.18.20

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 Playground Music Center

 

Date Sent: Friday, May 15, 2020 2:25:23 PM

Company: Playground Music Center
Contact Name: Anthony Leonard
Contact Email: tony@playgroundmusiccenter.com
Address: 429 MARY ESTHER CUT OFF NW
       FORT WALTON BEACH, FL 32548
Phone: 8505431219
Fax:
Web Site: www.playgroundmusiccenter.com

Position Information

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

Miscellaneous Information

Playground Music Center, Inc., Established 1961, is a mature musical instrument retail business whose core business segment is school band and orchestra. Playground Music Center is located in beautiful NW Florida with locations in Fort Walton Beach, Panama City, and Tallahassee. Due to growth and expanding market places Playground Music Center is currently seeking talented individuals to join our team. Working within our team offers a challenging and rewarding experience. You’ll be part of a team of dedicated professionals applying your vision and talent to the shared goal of helping to fill the world with music. The Playground Music Center is currently seeking an experienced Brass and Woodwind Technicia. The Band Instrument Repair Technician we are looking for is a team player that is motivated to perform quality work. Experience and/or being a graduate of an accredited instrument repair program is a plus. Responsibilities • Maintain and service vast rental fleet of woodwind and brass instruments, including general maintenance and cleaning/sanitation. • Provide repair service for private customer repairs • Evaluate repair work needed and provide reliable repair estimates both in relation to cost and time frame to customers • Work independently to ensure that repairs are completed in a timely manner. Qualifications • Prior training from accredited repair school or equivalent life experience. Recent graduates and advanced students considered. • Ability to lift at least 30lbs • Independent Worker • Ability to take direction from Store Management Experience • Band instrument repair: 2-3 years (Preferred) • Pay based on amount of experience

 

 

Luthier 05.15.20

(Musical Instrument Repair Careers) Permanent link

Echroth Music

 

Eckroth Music, an established leader in school band and orchestra, along with 9 retail locations, is looking for a part time Luthier in our Roseville, MN (Metro)  location. The position will include performing repair, setups and assisting with customer interactions as needed.  

Eckroth Music offers a professional work environment, and competitive salary.   We provide superior customers service. 

Eckroth Music is considering experienced Luthiers as well as recent graduates from an accredited repair school.


Interested candidates should send a resume and letter of application to:

Jeff Eckroth
1655 N Grandview Lane, Suite 201
Bismarck, ND 58503

or email: 
jeff@eckroth.com

 

 

 

Full Time Luthier 05.12.20

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Violin Society of America

 

Full Time Luthier / Workshop Manager

Job Description

We are looking for a highly competent violin luthier to actively manage the workshop flow. This position is responsible for creating and communicating the repair schedule. In addition, the role will include performing repairs, setups, and assisting with client interactions as needed. For the meticulous and motivated business-minded individual, this opportunity could be more than just another job, but rather a lifetime career with future ownership potential. 

About Us

The Violin Shop in Lincoln, Inc. is a full-service, retail violin shop located in Lincoln, Nebraska. We exist to inspire, educate, and support the players of Nebraska’s classical string community. Our focus is on providing superior customer service in string instrument sales, rentals, and repairs. 

Benefits

Salary commensurate with experience - Three weeks paid time off - Continuing education encouraged and company paid (i.e. Oberlin, Learning Trade Secrets, etc.)- Relocation assistance

Send resume to david@lincolnviolins.com

 

 

Luthier Wanted 05.08.20

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GUITAR AND/OR ORCHESTRAL STRINGS REPAIRPERSON / LUTHIER WANTED: Full time position. The ideal candidate would have training in the repair and/or restoration of fretted and orchestral stringed instruments. Good money and benefits for the right person depending on the level of experience. Wichita, KS is a small city in the center of Kansas located about 3 hours away from Kansas City, Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The cost of living is lower than the national average. Please send a resume to wbic@wichitaband.com. Thanks, Wichita Band Instrument Co., Inc., Wichita, KS.

 

 

 

Band Instrument Repair 04.27.20

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Kincaid's Is Music

Company: Kincaid's Is Music
Contact Name: Ryan Ruff
Contact Email: ryanruff@kincaidsmusic.com
Address: 1325 W 1st St
       Springfield, Ohio 45504
Phone: 9373257071
Fax: 9373254951
Web Site: www.kincaidsmusic.com

Position Information

Job Status: Full-Time
Focus: Combination
Guitar/violin maintenance involved? Yes
Senior technician assigned to acclimate/assist the new hire? No
Calling on schools: No
Answering phones: No
Counter interaction : No
Sales: No
Other Duties: Interact with some repair customers, as necessary

Miscellaneous Information

Kincaid's Is Music is looking for a senior repair technician who can repair instruments to the highest quality and is willing to mentor. This person will have plenty of say in shop decision-making moving forward, including shop set-up, store-owned tool purchases, and potential new hires, among other things. Find out all the details here (you may need to copy and paste the link into your browser): https://docs.google.com/document/d/17WcP4AJomQ5vQGmyzXzceum4BPcaSev9OxHZyMqCGiM/edit?usp=sharing

 

Woodwind, Brass and String Repair Positions 04.22.20

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Quinlan & Fabish Music Company

Quinlan & Fabish Music Company has full time openings available in woodwind, brass, and string repair.

Q & F is Chicagoland's leading school music specialist

Our repair facilities support eight stores in Illinois, Indiana, and Michigan.

Benefit packages including health insurance and retirement are available to full time employees.

Contact Alan aszafranski, VP of Repair Divison at aszarfranski@QandF.com to arrange for bench test.

Quinlan & Fabish Music Company

www.qand f.com

800-637-6872

info@qandf.com

Luthier 04.22.2020

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The Loft Violin Shop

 

I am sending information for a luthier position available at The Loft Violin Shop.  We are located in Columbus, Ohio and are actively searching for a graduate of your program.  Please have all interested applicants send their cover letter and resume to violins.theloftviolinshop@gmail.com.


The Loft Violin Shop is looking for a luthier who can clean, maintain, repair, and set-up our rental, customer, and school bowed string instruments. This position will focus on upper strings (violins and violas) with a priority on rental instruments. Pay is commensurate with experience.

 

While we are searching for a full time luthier, we are also looking for anyone who would like seasonal employment over the summer months. This position would offer on the job training and would require little to no previous experience beyond a willingness to work and learn. Pending job performance and applicant’s interest, this position may lead to a full time position.

 

While emphasizing technical work, the qualified applicant will be required to work directly with customers and at recruiting functions for The Loft. This position will interact across the spectrum of services at The Loft, working alongside our sales, customer service, and educational support staff.

 

The Loft Violin Shop is a family owned violin shop serving the string community in central Ohio for over 40 years. We focus on orchestral instrument sales, rentals, and repairs.

 

Luthier 04.22.20

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Day Violins LLC

 

Day Violins LLC in Chantilly, Virginia is looking for an experienced luthier to work in growing workshop. 

Position is available Immediately.

Located in Western Fairfax County (West of Washington DC), Day Violins is a specialty strings shop in the heart of Northern Virginia.  We serve an ever-growing music community with quality string instruments and exceptional customer service.  We are looking for a candidate that is a team player, self-motivated and who is ready to work with a great staff in a positive work environment.

Candidate Requirements and Details:

·         Must have at least 3-5 years work experience or be a graduate of instrument making or repair program.

·         Responsibilities include helping to maintain our rental fleet instruments (Violins, Violas, Cellos and Basses)

·         Setup of New instruments (Violins, Violas, Cellos and Basses)

·         Help to maintain and repair school owned instruments through several long-term repair contracts that Day Violins has with local school districts.

·         Customer Repairs on an as need basis

·         Luthiers with more experience are welcome to apply. Salary offered will be commensurate with experience. 

·         Health & Dental Benefits available for full time employees.

·         Portion of tuition paid for professional development workshops and classes.

 Send all resumes and contact information to info@dayviolins.com or Call Jason Day (703)391-9444

 

 

 

 

Band Instrument Repair 04.21.20

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Band Instrument Repair

 

Full-Time band instrument repair technicians.

Two positions available – Flowood, Mississippi and Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Looking for someone capable of repairing woodwinds and brass instruments.

Competitive pay with benefits,

 

Contact:  carlj@missmusic.com

 

 

Luthier Position 03.05.20

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 Dave's Guitar Shop

 

 

Full-time entry level luthier wanted for Dave’s Guitar Shop in LaCrosse Wisconsin which is one of the largest repair shops in the country. 

·         Starting wage *$10.00/hour plus…

o   Health Insurance

o   Dental Insurance

o   401K

·         *Raises based on performance

·         Shop supplies all the tools and materials

·         Fully equipped shop w/professional spray booth

·         Opportunities to practice high level repairs/restorations

·         Looking to have position filled by May 2020

 

Contact Carl Meine – carl@davesguitar.com to submit resume or contact with any additional questions.  Phone:  608-785-7704

 

Band Instrument Repair 3.04.20

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Cooper Band Instrument Repair Inc.

 

Company: Cooper Band Instrument Repair Inc.
Contact Name: Tracy Cooper
Contact Email: tracy@coopermusic.com
Address: 914 West Main Street
       Russellville, Arkansas 72801
Phone: 4799673273
Fax: 4799679943
Web Site: www.coopermusic.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: No
Counter interaction : No
Sales: No
Other Duties:

Miscellaneous Information

Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Commission paid up to 60%. Benefits include a health insurance stipend, up to five weeks of vacation, 48 hours per year of paid time off and a matching SIMPLE (401K) plan.

 

Band Instrument Repair 03.04.20

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 Daybreak Music

Company: DAYBREAK MUSIC
Contact Name: Andrew Purdum
Contact Email: ANDREW@DAYBREAKONLINE.COM
Address: 259 W MAIN ST
       CORTLAND, OH 44410
Phone: 3306371891
Fax: 330-637-0765
Web Site: daybreakonline.com

Position Information

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

Miscellaneous Information

Daybreak Music is a Locally owned Full Service Music store that has been in Cortland since 1985. The City of Cortland is a growing community - one that is moving ahead while still maintaining the charm that keeps us unique. We offer a growing retail shopping area, including a large variety of specialty shops. Cortland is located in the heart of Trumbull County, adjacent to Mosquito Reservoir and State Park. Being located 30 minutes from Youngstown and just over and hour from Cleveland and Pittsburgh, the area has a lot to offer.

 

 

Band Instrument Repair 5.07.18

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 Jackson's Music Store, Inc.

Company: Jackson's Music Store, Inc.
Contact Name: Joey Dryden
Contact Email: jacksonsmusicbuford@gmail.com
Address: 1651 Horizon Pkwy
       Suite 500
       Buford, GA 30518
Phone: 770-904-2535
Fax:
Web Site: jacksonsmusic.com

Position Information

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

Miscellaneous Information

Jackson's Music's repair shop is located in our Buford, Ga store location and performs repairs for each of our 3 metro Atlanta area stores. Buford, Ga is just northeast of Atlanta which offers entertainment such as college and pro sports, great dining, cultural arts, and a great quality of living. Our shop is well equipped with tools and modern equipment, has good lighting, and is spacious. Performing opportunities include several community bands in the area as well as many churches that feature contemporary services with a praise band. We are flexible with starting pay and can offer either hourly or salary pay. Our pay structure is set up to compensate you with a base pay and bonus opportunities so that you are being compensated with at least 50% of the repair labor charges. In addition we offer paid vacation, a health insurance plan, and a 401K plan. We have a good relationship with customers and local band directors that results in a steady influx of horns needing repair. Call me, Joey Dryden, at 770-904-2535 to discuss the possibility of you joining our team at Jackson's Music.

 

 

Band Instrument Repair 04.27.17

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 Wally's Music Shop

Band Instrument Repair

Interested persons should contact:

 

Steve Bond
Wally's Music Shop

607 Washington St.

Oregon City OR 97045

steve@wallysmusic.com

503-656-5323

 

 

Instrument Repair Technician Apprentice 03.01.17

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REW MUSIC

 

POSITION OVERVIEW

We are looking for an individual who has a strong background with school band and orchestra. We want an individual who is detail oriented and has multi-tasking capabilities to work in a fast pace environment. This is not just a job; our desire is to invest in a team member that will fit into our company culture and help guide our customers on their journey to making music. We are looking for someone who is personally motivated to take pride and ownership in the areas in which they work as part of a bigger team. This is a position which requires a working knowledge of school band & orchestra, attention to detail, teamwork, and zest.

 

DUTIES

- Repairing Woodwind & Brasswind instruments

- Customer Service

- Assisting Our Music Education Department with workshops

- Team Participation

- Cross Training to Other Areas of the Company

 

REQUIREMENTS/TRAITS

- Love of Music and Desire to Promote Music Education

- A Working Knowledge of Music and Musical Instruments with Willingness to Expand Knowledge

- Quick Learner

- Energetic & Efficient

- Take Ownership of Work and Duties

- Ability and Willingness to Think Outside the Box

- Demonstrate Problem Solving Skills

- Excellent Interpersonal Communication

- Developed Organizational Skills and Detail Orientated

- Ability to Self Direct and Multi-task in a Fast Pace Environment

- Computer Literacy (Windows, Word, Excel)

 

NO TOADSTOOLS

Pushing the limits is part of our work day... that means we expect our team members to push the envelope on their own skills and ideas as well. If you aren’t growing, you’re planting roots into your chair as the shop light transforms you into a toadstool... and well, WHO would want that!?

 

This is a full time position

To schedule an interview you MUST CALL 913-302-9191 ask for Bob

AND

send your resume to rewband@sbcglobal.net

 

 

 

Band Instrument Repair 10.13.16(1)

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Rice Clarinet Works

 

Company: Rice Clarinet Works
Contact Name: Wes Rice
Contact Email: wes@clarinetworks.com
Address: 13152 Hop Fisher Lane
       Princess Anne, MD 21853
Phone: 410.651.3040
Fax:
Web Site: www.ClarinetWorks.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 : No
Sales: No
Other Duties: Various small tasks - shipping, receiving, billing, cleaning, etc.

Miscellaneous Information

Rice Clarinet Works Assistant Repair Technician Our shop specializes in the repair, maintenance, and customization of clarinets, as well as in the manufacturing of various components. We are looking to hire an Assistant – someone who is interested in clarinet repair & manufacturing and who is reliable, well-rounded, and can assist with many aspects of the business. Detailed Job Description Job title: Assistant Repair Technician Hours: Full-time (40 hours per week) Compensation: $11/hr. during training, $14/hr. after training is complete (2-4 months) Location: Princess Anne, MD Work experience and skills No specific experience is required, but experience with any of the following is a plus: Musical instrument repair Familiarity with the clarinet or other musical instrument(s) Experience assisting with the operations of small businesses Sales & marketing Customer service and office duties General computer knowledge, Quickbooks accounting software, social media management Operating heavy machinery (lathe, mill, CNC machines) CAD/CAM Software (AutoCAD, BobCAD) Key Responsibilities & Duties Provide support to the business owner by assisting with clarinet overhauls and repairs and assisting with day-to-day operations of the business. 70% of time spent on stage 2 of the overhaul process (reassembly and adjustment) 30% of time spent on miscellaneous support duties for small business (Billing customers and shipping instruments, keeping records in Quickbooks, answering the phone and booking appointments, managing social media, cleaning the shop, etc.) Applicant Must possess the following attributes: Good customer service skills Punctual Attention to detail Good mechanical/hand tool skills Willing to learn Seeking long-term employment No arrests, DUI, drug use, or wage garnishments (we will do a background check) Please include your resume and a brief statement about why you are interested in a position with our team. Rice Clarinet Works 410.651.3040 wes@clarinetworks.com

 


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