Production Assistant

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Assistant is responsible for:

  • General Labour to support a specialized high-end musical instrument manufacturing environment to include warehouse organization and some production work. Our growing company offers opportunity for advancement in this role.
  • May include work with parts loading, polishing, quality control
  • Assembling materials for work orders
  • Warehouse re-arranging

 

We are looking for the following skills:

  • Interest in production, woodworking or warehouse work
  • Some experience with a variety of tools, however on-the-job training will be provided
  • Not required but valued are skills relating to forklift, warehouse and light manufacturing operations
  • Great work ethic, the ability to communicate well and work independently
  • Aptitude for Production work

BACKUN MUSICAL SERVICESis an internationally renowned musical instrument manufacturer based in Burnaby, BC. Our advanced manufacturing facility focuses on high-quality finished products, producing some of the finest clarinets in the world.  We provide exemplary customer service and have a great staff culture!  We believe in team support and ongoing training, as well as challenging our employees to take initiative in owning their jobs. You can visit us at https://backunmusical.com

This is a permanent, full-time position based in Burnaby, BC, Canada, with employer-funded Health and Dental benefits. Under some circumstances, we may consider a temporary position (for example a student with related study experience)

If you believe that you are the right person for this position, please expand on any experience you have had in your past that may be relevant even if it was not related to specific employment.

Please include a cover letter with your resume addressed to: Human Resources Manager

Submit resume and cover letter to: Esther@backunmusical.com



Fit and Sizing

Barrels

FIT BRANDS
Standard Backun, Buffet, Selmer (USA, Centered Tone, 10G, Series 9), Yamaha, and most other house brands
Standard Plus As above, larger bore for more free blowing feel
Selmer Paris Selmer Paris (Not including Selmer USA, 10G, Series 9)

 

Bells

FIT BRANDS
Standard Backun, Buffet, Selmer (USA, Centered Tone, 10G, Series 9), Yamaha, and most other house brands
Selmer Paris Selmer Paris (Not including Selmer USA, 10G, Series 9)

Vocalise Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL TIP OPENING FACING LENGTH
R Hard Rod Rubber Close Short
G Hard Rod Rubber Medium Medium
H Hard Rod Rubber Open Long

Bb Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL TIP OPENING FACING LENGTH
Alpha Plastic 1.0 mm Medium
CG Crystal
Crystal 1.19 mm Medium Long
MoBa Hard Rubber .99 mm to 1.19 mm Medium Long

Bass Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL TIP OPENING FACING LENGTH
CG Crystal Crystal 1.80 mm 24 mm
MoBa Hard Rubber 1.75 mm Medium long
MoBa Plus Hard Rubber 1.85 mm Medium long

Eb Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL TIP OPENING FACING LENGTH
CG Crystal Crystal 1.19 mm 16.5 mm
MoBa Hard Rubber 1.03 mm Medium Long
MoBa Plus Hard Rubber 1.19 mm Medium Long