NEMC is always searching for talented new members to join our team and you might be right in tune!

What do we do?

Well, we are a music company who deals with musicians from beginner to pro!  We rent instruments for kids so they can make beautiful music.  We also sell everything a musician's heart desires.  Our atmosphere is fun, laid back and all about trust, quality and keeping the beat! One last note - you don't need to be a player yourself, just have passion for supporting those who do...or want to learn.

What would you do?

Positions available.  

To apply please send resume and cover letter indicating position of interest by mail  to: NEMC, HR Dept, 1110 Centennial Ave, STE 2, Piscataway, NJ 08854 or email at [email protected]. Walk-in interviews are not available.

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Job Title: Warehouse Associate

Do you love having music in your life?

For over 60 years, NEMC’s mission has been to enrich lives through music by supplying world class instruments, meaningful rental and sales programs, and truly innovative services.

Do you enjoy having variety in your day?

Do you embrace technology, problem solving, and continuous learning?

Are you able to work alone or with a team depending on the company’s needs?

“If this sounds what you are looking for, apply today for the available position in our warehouse.

Position Summary:

Full time position with duties including picking, packing, and shipping orders; loading and unloading trucks; making occasional pickups and deliveries in a company vehicle; and other duties as needed. 

Typical Schedule:

Monday through Friday 7:30 am to 4:00 pm (1 hour unpaid lunch). Seasonal overtime required (June through October).  Overtime hours may fluctuate from week to week.

Warehouse:

  • Loading and unloading trucks, vans, and other vehicles.

  • Order picking, packing, and shipping.

  • Receiving inventory and other accessories and entering data into inventory management system.

  • Managing shipping and receiving through multiple technology platforms.

  • Operating material handling equipment including pallet jacks. (We don’t use forklifts.)

  • Maintaining a clean and organized work area.

  • Moving waste to dumpsters.

  • Operating within standard operating procedures.

  • Driving a company van safely and legally.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Skills and Abilities

  • Aptitude to learn various computer applications.

  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record.

  • Familiarity with musical instruments preferred (but not required).

  • Organized and punctual.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

Physical Demand & Work Effort

  • Job requires lifting, pushing, and pulling of products.

  • Must be able to climb ladders.

  • Must be able to perform repetitive motions for extended periods of time.

  • Manual dexterity required for operating material handling equipment.

  • Must be able to comply with company attendance standards.

  • Must be able to work in a warehouse that is not air-conditioned.

Other

  • FLSA Status:  Full time hourly, Non-Exempt.

  • Benefits: Eligible for:

                  -Health insurance

                  -Dental insurance

                  -Life insurance

                  -401(k)

                  -Paid vacation time

                  -Paid sick time

                  -10 paid holidays per year

                  -Employee discount

                  -Flexible Spending Account

  • Employees supervised:  None

  • Required Professional Licenses:  None

  • Required: Acceptable background check.

  • Required: Acceptable driving record

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Job Title: Musical Instrument Cleaner
Department:
NEMC Service Department
Position Summary:
Performs cleaning and detail work on band and orchestra musical instruments, cases, and accessories.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Cleans and polishes musical instruments after they have been serviced by a repair technician.

  • Cleans, vacuums, and details instrument cases.

  • Washes, scrubs, and rinses instruments and instrument parts.

  • Operates a buffing wheel to buff and polish instrument parts and keys.

  • Performs minor repairs on instrument cases.

  • Cleans mouthpieces. Disassembles, washes, scrubs, dries, prepares, assembles, and bags mouthpieces.

  • Operates an ultrasonic cleaner in the cleaning of instruments and instrument parts.

  • Bags and seals instruments, instrument parts, and accessories.

  • Includes required and appropriate instrument accessories in the instrument case, such as mouthpieces, valve oil, slide oil, rosin, neck straps, swabs, etc.

  • Inspects instrument outfit to assure that it is ready for rental.

  • Enters instrument information into computer to update the instrument status and prints identification labels. Properly tags completed instruments.

  • Maintains tools and equipment used in the course of performing cleaning and repair work in safe, operating condition.

  • Maintains specified levels of accessories and supplies at the cleaning bench.

  • Notifies Service Department leaders of unsafe equipment, tools, or conditions.

  • Maintains documentation and records of service work completed and time spent in the performance of job related activities.

  • Assists in moving instruments, parts, accessories, and supplies throughout the repair shops.

  • Follows safety standards and proper housekeeping of the Service Department.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of maintaining a musical instrument service department which provides quality instruments meeting company established schedules and standards.


Education and Experience:

  • Entry level position.

  • Knowledge and experience with musical instruments preferred, but not required.

Skills and Abilities:
To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to execute each of the Essential Duties satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required:

  • Excellent manual dexterity.

  • Accurate and attentive to detail.

  • Ability to recognize, organize, and follow priorities.

  • Cooperative and flexible in work attitude and communication.

  • Consistent and reliable in attendance and punctuality.

Physical Demand & Work Effort:

  • Physical work on all types of band and orchestral musical instruments.

  • Ability to move tools and equipment.

  • Able to work an extensive amount of time beyond 40 hours per week during peak seasonal time.

Other:
FLSA Status: Hourly, Non-Exempt.
 

Benefits:

  • Paid Company Holidays.

  • Eligible for Health, Dental, and Life Insurance Benefits.

  • Paid Time Off.

  • Eligible for participation in 401(k) pension plan

To apply please send resume and cover letter indicating position of interest by mail  to: NEMC, HR Dept, 1110 Cenntennial Ave, STE 2, Piscataway, NJ 08854 or email at [email protected]

NEMC is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. EOE