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Shop Assistant/Sales Professional

Austin Custom Brass

Reading, MA



Austin Custom Brass  is looking for an energetic, enthusiastic  shop assistant to help with daily duties in this busy retail brass musical instrument shop. Responsibilities include:


Helping clients find the trumpet, mouthpiece, or accessory that fits their needs.  Prior Musical  experience is not a must but highly encouraged. 

Processing online orders for instruments, mouthpieces, and accessories, including acknowledging the order and packing and shipping the merchandise.

Assist with instrument cleanings.  Handling of sharp objects is needed. 

Receive shipments and keep an inventory of products.  One must be able to lift comfortably shipments of 50 lbs on occasion. 

Add products and descriptions to the online store.  

Our shop requires  visual acuity,  physical  ability to lift objects,  climb stairs,  work in loud environments occasionally,  and be able to adept quickly to the ever-changing needs of the shop. 


A trustworthy and independent self-starter is key, as the Shop Assistant may work alone on some days.  Knowledge of brass instruments is a must; prior retail or customer service experience is desired.  


The shop assistant will work a minimum of 15 hours per week. The hourly pay range is commensurate with experience.



To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to   At this time please no  phone calls.  


Applications will be accepted until October 31, 2017.