ORGANIST/PIANIST

JOB DESCRIPTION, June, 2017

PURPOSE: The Organist/Pianist is designed to provide organ/piano music for worship services and other church functions including weddings and funerals and take part in the welcoming environment that reflects our inclusive values as a United Church of Christ Congregation.

SUPERVISION:  NONE.

HOURS: This position requires both weekly Sunday Worship services 8:30 AM and 10:30 AM as well as extra services such as Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Christmas Eve. Also attend Wednesday night Chancel Choir rehearsals Wednesday evenings September-May. Work is completed in and around the church, part time as needed. Must be able to spend several hours sitting, standing, walking, reaching and bending over. Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds. Must be available on weekends, evenings and holidays as needed for events.

COMPENSATION:                 $80.00 per hour,  average 3-4 hours weekly year round.

(Approximately $12,500 annually)

TIME OFF:                         4 unpaid Sundays per year ( 8 services)

SAFE CHURCH TRAINING: As part of our church’s commitment to the best practices for the care and safety of all children, a background check is required and Safe Church Training is provided.

EQUIPMENT PROVIDED:       Organ Description:3-manual pipe organ with 33 ranks of pipes

                                     (Refurbished by Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders in 2011)

             Description of Pianos: Kawai grand piano & Kawai electric                  

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Email your resume and cover letter to Rev. Dr. Lillian Daniel, Senior Pastor lillian@1stcongucc.org