Careers

Become a part of the Bourgeois team:

Our little shop in the riverfront town of Lewiston Maine has drawn experienced luthiers from as far afield as Japan and Sweden eager for a chance to work with Dana Bourgeois and his team. We have hired folks from the Red Wing School, Galloup and Roberto Venn among others. We offer full benefits package including shared health insurance, 401k with generous match, paid vacation, and more. Our small scale means we have more opportunities for work variety than many other companies offer. Our unique “Getting to Know You” program has led to many great people joining our team. Contact us to learn more!

Open Positions:

Position: Luthier

Position type: Full time, based in Lewiston Plant
This position reports to the Production Manager

We are a seeking an experienced, hard working woodworker or luthier for a full time position

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Wood Preparation
  • Body and Neck Construction
  • Finish Sanding
  • Guitar Setups
  • Fret Work

Must have good attitude, willingness to learn, and dedication to producing high quality musical instruments.

Qualifications:
Must have experience in woodworking. A background in guitar lutherie is an advantage but not an essential requirement.

Please forward resume, cover letter, and 3 references to: witkus@bourgeoisguitars.com
No Phone calls please.


Position: Experienced Finisher

Position type: Full time, based in Lewiston Plant
This position reports to the Production Manager

We are a seeking an experienced, hard working finisher for a full time position

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Preparing guitar bodies and necks for finish
  • Finish leveling
  • Staining
  • Pore filling
  • Spraying catalyzed finishes and lacquer

Must have good attitude, willingness to learn, and dedication to producing high quality musical instruments.

Qualifications:
Must have experience in woodworking and finishing.

Please forward resume, cover letter, and 3 references to: witkus@bourgeoisguitars.com
No Phone calls please.


We are always looking for talented craftsman to take part in our “Getting to Know You” program, and we keep potential candidates for positions on file.

Please submit resume, cover letter and references for consideration to info@bourgeoisguitars.com
No Phone calls please.