Careers

NOW HIRING: Director of Development

The TBSO is hiring a Director of Development. This is a fulltime permanent position. The Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra serves the entire Northwestern Ontario region by providing outstanding classical music performances and education programs, and strives to be the best regional orchestra in Canada. The Director of Development is a key member of the leadership team, making key strategic development decisions affecting the TBSO. This position is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing all of the TBSO’s development and fundraising activities, including major gifts, planned giving, and special events. As Director of Development you will play an integral role in...

NOW HIRING: Website and Database Administrator Internship

The TBSO is hiring a Website and Database Manager Intern. This is a one-year internship with a possibility ofpermanent, full-time employment. The Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra serves the entire Northwestern Ontario region by providing outstandingclassical music performances and education programs, and strives to be the best regional orchestra in Canada. By managing both the TBSO’s website and database (Sumac), you will play an integral role in achieving the TBSO’sgoal of creating meaningful relationships with its concertgoers and supporters. A properly maintained website anddatabase is a key component to building the TBSO’s capacity and programming. The Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra values...

Auditions – July 2019 (Closed)

Auditions – July 2019 (Closed)

The following orchestra vacancies will be auditioned by pre-recorded video on July 17, 2019. Please click language for the position description (.pdf, will open in a new window) Section Bassoon / 2e Basson  English | Français       Bassoon Audition Repertoire Section Cello / Violoncelle de Section  English | Français      Cello Audition Repertoire Video Audition Process 1. A qualified candidate may apply to audition, as per the advertisement. 2. Specific instructions regarding which excerpts from the list to record, and in what order, will be sent out to the candidate. 3. Once recorded, the candidate will submit the file (or private YouTube link). 4. Since the audition is screened,...

Auditions – April 2019 (Closed)

The following orchestra vacancies will be auditioned in April 2019: Please click language for the position description (.pdf, will open in a new window) Please click Audition Repertoire for the repertoire (.pdf, will open in a new window) Principal Keyboard and Rehearsal Pianist / Clavier Solo et Pianiste de Répétition   English| Français      Principal Keyboard Audition Repertoire Principal Timpani / Timbales Solo  English | Français      Timpani Audition Repertoire Principal Viola / Alto Solo   English | Français      Principal Viola Repertoire Section Viola / Alto de Section  English | Français      Section Viola Repertoire Section Flute / 2e Flûte  English | Français     Flute Audition Repertoire Principal Second...

Position Filled: Resident Conductor

TBSO Resident Conductor (RC) Contract Position Overview* The Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra’s Resident Conductor position (formerly Conductor-in-Residence) was created a number of years ago to provide a unique professional development opportunity for emerging conductors, and to provide essential support to the Music Director, the musicians and administration. The successful RC will be an independent contractor with a set base salary in the range of $30,000 per annum, paid in twice monthly increments, for a term of between one and three years. The RC will work collaboratively with the administrative team on all matters pertaining to the operations of the Association....

Position Filled: Marketing Manager

The Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra (TBSO) is seeking a full-time Marketing Manager. Now in its 58th (Seriously Great!) season, the TBSO delivers 21 regular season performances, 4 educational programs delivered to local and regional schools, as well as a half dozen or more special events involving 168 musician services in total. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Marketing Manager will be responsible for planning, organizing and administering the successful delivery of the TBSO’s brand, marketing and communications. The Marketing Manager will collaborate with the Director of Development to align marketing to the the TBSO’s donation, gifting, sponsorship and fundraising programs....