Jobs in Music

While not an exhaustive list of jobs for musicians, here are some specific jobs and links to job sites to help your search.

Links to Job Sites

Specific Jobs


Church of the Cross United Methodist, Kettering (posted 2/4/14)

Two positions available:

  1. Resumes are being accepted for Contemporary Worship Director at Church of the Cross United Methodist, Kettering, for their weekly 9:30 a.m. contemporary worship service. The Contemporary Worship Director will direct and develop the Praise Team, select music, and lead practice sessions for the Sunday morning worship service. This is a paid, part-time position. A complete job description is available by contacting the church at office@churchofthecrossum.org or 937-293-5217. Resumes may be sent to 3121 Wilmington Pk., Kettering, OH 45429.
  2. Resumes are being accepted for Contemporary panist at Church of the Cross United Methodist, Kettering, for their weekly 9:30 a.m. contemporary worship service, youth choir and other occasional worship services and events. They will work under the direction of the Contemporary Worship Director. This is a paid, part-time position. A complete job description is available by contacting the church at office@churchofthecrossum.org or 937-293-5217. Resumes may be sent to 3121 Wilmington Pk., Kettering, OH 45429.

Joyce Evenden
Office Manager
Church of the Cross


Musicians to join our group at Beavercreek Christian Church (posted 1/21/14)

Hello!
My name is Ben Chilcote and I am the Worship Arts Pastor at Beavercreek Christian Church.  We are recruiting new musicians to join our group and I wondered if there are any means for me to publicize this opportunity to WSU music students.  I appreciate any help.
Thank you!
Ben Chilcote
ben@beavercreekchristian.org
Worship Arts Pastor

Beavercreek Christian Church
3009 Shakertown Rd, Beavercreek, Ohio 45434
(W) 937.429.0541 ext.106 | (C) 937.681.2974


Full-Time Music Coordinator at Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church (posted 1/14/14)

Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Dayton, OH seeks a full time music coordinator. The responsibilities include, coordinating the music program, music leadership for 3 worship services (Saturday 4:30 pm, & Sunday 11 am and 6 pm).

The worship styles at each service vary at each of the three masses. The styles are folk/contemporary (guitar, piano and flute) on Saturdays, traditional (with a mix or organ and piano) on Sunday morning and a full band (currently keyboard, drums, bass guitar, lead guitar, rhythm guitar, flute) on Sunday evenings. The Sunday evening mass uses contemporary praise and worship music extensively.

Responsibilities also include: Music leadership at special and occasional services for holidays, funerals, weddings, supporting, rehearsing, and building the band playing at the contemporary service; rehearsing, and directing a traditional choir (about 15 people) that sings at the Sunday morning mass; and planning, rehearsing, and playing piano at the Saturday mass. Assistance is also be required to play the piano at parish school mass on Thursday mornings.

Qualifications include: Musical competence for and familiarity with both traditional and contemporary styles of worship, interpersonal skills for recruiting and working with volunteers, leadership skills, looking for a person able to work effectively as a part of a team.

Recent college graduates or nearing graduation are welcome to apply.

Interested persons must submit their résumé by Mar 1, 2014.

Contact or send resume via mail or e-mail to:

Fr. Satish Joseph
2300 S Smithville Road
Dayton, OH 45420
1-197-2529919 x 234
satishjoseph@icparishdayton.org