Violin Shop Sales Assistant

Kenneth Stein Violins has sold and repaired bowed string instruments in the Chicago area for over 30 years. We are dedicated to very high-level customer service, in a very competitive field. We need someone who likes talking to people and is capable of assuming a multitude of tasks, sometimes under pressure. 


Primary Responsibilities:


  • Take phone calls from customers and set up appointments
  • Cooperate with the workshop to prepare instruments to show customers
  • Show instruments and bows to customers
  • Follow up with customers and teachers over phone and email
  • Finalize sales and manage paperwork for customers



  • Maintain customer files and information
  • Manage inventory of instruments
  • Manage inventory of strings and accessories 

The job is 30-40 hours a week with a flexible schedule. Compensation is hourly, starting at $15/hour with opportunity for generous increases. Health insurance is available.

Skills & Qualifications: 
  • Ability to learn high-level phone and e-mail skills
  • Availability to work most Saturdays
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office 
  • Ability to play a stringed instrument (violin, viola, or cello)
To Apply: 

Please email resume to Phone calls are welcome at 630.782.0273.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Kenneth Stein
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