MANDER ORGAN BUILDERS – VACANCY FOR TUNER’S ASSISTANT
Mander Organ Builders are offering full-time employment for a Tuner’s Assistant / Apprentice based throughout the south east and from our workshop in the Canterbury area.
The successful applicant should be able to demonstrate an interest in developing a trade as an organ builder / tuner, and the ability to work as part of a dynamic team.
Experience gained would include:
- Organ tuning
- Fault finding
- Low voltage electrical work
- Site work, safe working-practices
- Factory bench work, e.g. woodwork, leathering
- Heritage craft skills
- Pipe repairs
- Installation of rebuilt organs on site
- Introduction to Voicing
- Tonal finishing
Applicants must be available to work at Mander’s workshop (The Wilderness, Church Lane, West Stourmouth, Canterbury. CT3 1HT) and on site in London and the South / South East: Some travel and overnight stays, with transport and accommodation costs for site working covered. Driving licence and access to a vehicle preferred.
Salary on application.
Interested applicants should send a CV and cover letter outlining their interest in and suitability for the position by email to:
Stephen Bayley (Managing Director) – firstname.lastname@example.org