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Employment Opportunities

Johnson String Instrument is an equal opportunity employer.

Co-Driver, Rental Delivery Department

Part-time role starting at $15/hour. Get 15-20 hours in just one day!

Johnson String Instrument makes monthly service trips to NYC school programs in three boroughs.

Seeking candidates with clean driving records and experience driving cargo vans to accompany a full-time staff member on one-day round trips to and from New York City.

Responsibilities include sharing highway driving, navigating the city, and staying with the van if parking cannot be found. Drivers may be asked to answer co-worker's cell phone if necessary to comply with NY state driving laws; no other customer service elements included.

Must have clean driving record.

Must be comfortable driving in New York City and working long hours.

Must have reliable late night/early morning transportation to work in our Waltham location.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to Natalie Harrington, natalie@johnsonstring.com


Customer Repair Luthier

Full-time luthier needed to join the workshop staff at Carriage House Violins. Carriage House Violins is the instrument and bow sales division of Johnson String Instrument located in Newton, Massachusetts. We are a large company with a high volume of clients of all levels.

Applicants should have a minimum of three years of experience working in a repair or restoration workshop.

Full-time: 40 hours per week, Tuesday-Saturday. This position offers a benefits package which includes health and dental insurance plans, 401K, paid time off, and vacation accruals.

One-week bench test is required.

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Submit your resume and cover letter or any questions to:
John Dailey, Workshop Manager
jdailey@carriagehouseviolins.com


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Part-Time Administrative Assistant

Carriage House Violins of Johnson String Instrument is hiring an Administrative Assistant.

As an Administrative Assistant with Carriage House Violins, you will join our excellent Client Services team. Carriage House Violins offers every serious stringed instrument player a lifetime of opportunity, convenience, service and support.

Are you a detail-oriented individual with excellent communication skills that would thrive in a group of dedicated musicians? Are you a motivated, self-starter with effective time management skills? CHV wants you to join our team!

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in violin, viola, cello, and/or double bass
  • Outstanding customer service and communication skills
  • Ability to multitask efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent organizational, problem solving and time management skills
  • Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team

Starting Salary: $15 per hour, in addition to generous employee discounts on products and services.

Saturday availability may be required. Accessible by public transportation.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to:
srogers@carriagehouseviolins.com

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Sales Associate

Carriage House Violins of Johnson String Instrument is hiring a Sales Associate. Carriage House is known for its high-end modern and antique violins, violas, cellos and bows. Our location houses a 50-seat recital hall and our sales staff is composed entirely of professionally trained musicians.

As Sales Associate with Carriage House Violins, you will join our excellent instrument and bow Sales team. Carriage House Violins offers every serious stringed instrument player a lifetime of opportunity, convenience, service, and support.

Are you an outgoing, detail-oriented individual with excellent communication skills, and thrive in a group of hi-energy string playing professionals? Are you a motivated self-starter with effective time management skills? Carriage House Violins wants you to join our team!

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Outstanding organization and communication skills
  • Ability to multitask efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, problem solving and time management skills
  • Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Proficiency in violin and/or viola

This is a full-time position that offers competitive wages, full health, and dental benefits, 401(k) plan. Saturday availability required. Accessible by public transportation.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to:

Robert Mayes
robert@carriagehouseviolins.com

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School Program Specialist

As a School Program Specialist with Johnson String Instrument , you will join our fantastic team to provide high-level service to our Educator clients and their students. This includes both time on the road and in our Waltham, MA Office/Support Center. Johnson String Instrument is a large school music retailer and we provide high-quality musical instrument rentals, sales, repairs, and accessories to talented musicians of all levels.

Are you a detail-oriented individual with excellent communication skills who wants to help support participation in Instrumental Music programs? Are you a motivated self-starter with effective time-management skills? JSI wants you to join our team!

Preferred Qualifications

  • Desire to help support school music programs
  • Excellent communication & customer service skills
  • Ability to work well both independently and as a member of a team
  • Valid Driver's License, clean driving record, and comfort operating 20' cargo vans

This is a full-time position that offers competitive wages, full health and dental benefits, and a 401(k) plan.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to Natalie Harrington, natalie@johnsonstring.com to be considered for this position.

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