Employment Opportunities


Job Title: Sales Manager / Assistant

Location: Lincoln, NE
 - Omaha, NE
Salary Range:  Annual base plus commission, commensurate with experience

Job Description: This position is responsible for assisting with customers transactions - including sales and rentals as well as general front of house management. Will require travel within the Metro Lincoln/ Omaha Areas. High Level of playing ability required (Violin/ Viola preferred).


Job Title: Bow Repair Specialist / Apprentice - Full Time

Location: Lincoln, NE

Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

Job Description: This position is responsible for assisting the workshop staff in the daily flow of The Violin Shop including but not limited to 
repair and maintenance of stock, customer and rental bows and 
assisting with customers transactions.



Job Title: Assistant Luthier - Full Time

Location: Lincoln, NE

Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

Job Description: This position is responsible for assisting the workshop staff in the daily flow of The Violin Shop including but not limited to 
repair and maintenance of stock, customer and rental instruments and 
assisting with customers transactions.

The Violin Shop in Lincoln is a thriving, full service string shop. We have served Lincoln, NE and its surrounding states, from the same location for the last 35 years. Specializing in string family instruments from $400 to $65,000 with an inventory of over 2000, we offer ample opportunity to learn and expand your repair and restoration expertise.

Additional Info: 

Owner has over 30 years experience in making, repair and restoration of violin family instruments. You will have the opportunity to learn advanced restoration techniques with time allowed for instruction in or application of new making, if so desired. Vacation and sick time accrued after 180-day. 


There is potential for profit sharing and 401K. 
Possible "buy in" for partnership/ future ownership for the right individual.


About Lincoln, NE:         

Home to a BIG10 University, Lincoln has a strong arts community with string programs starting in the public school system in 4th grade. In addition to three major teaching studios and over 30 private teachers, the University of Nebraska has a highly rated music program as well as the artist in-residence - Chiara String Quartet (also the Blodgett Artists-in-Residence at Harvard University).

Voted Happiest Place to Live in 2013 – Gallup Healthway / Well-being poll, Lincoln boasts over 130 miles of bike trails traveling in and around the city as well as a city park every .5 miles. 

Lincoln is home to the Nebraska Huskers football. 

Metro Population: 318,945

Median age: 32 years

Median family income: $40,605

Unemployment rate: 2.7%

Send cover letter and resume to: david@theviolinshopinlincoln.com 


The Violin Shop in Lincoln is your most complete shop for sales, service, rental, and repair of string instruments in Nebraska.

All repairs and rehairs are carried out using time-tested methods and materials that stress a conservative approach.

Stop by and see why The Violin Shop has been Nebraska's favorite for over 35 years.


Tuesday - Saturday, 10 to 6
Closed Sundays & Mondays

The Violin Shop will close on LPS Snow days and most major Holidays.

1641 South 17th Street
Lincoln, NE 68502