04 Jan

Musician Jobs Vacancy in Army

Position
Musician
Company
Army
Location
Opening
04 Jan, 2018 14 days ago

Army urgently required following position for Musician. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.

Follow the online directions, complete all the necessary fields, and provide all relevant information so your application is submitted correctly. When you click the 'Apply this Job' button (open in new window) you will be taken to the online application form. Here you will be asked to provide personal and contact details, respond to employment-related questions, and show how you meet the key selection criteria.

Musician Jobs Vacancy in Army Jobs Details:

The Primary role of the New Zealand Army Band is to perform at Military and State occasions and fulfil its role as the New Zealand Army's foremost Public Relations (PR) unit.

Through its superb musicianship the band encapsulates the high professional standards of the Army in every aspect of its performances. Internationally, the New Zealand Army Band has gained recognition as one of the finest marching bands in the world.

To be a successful applicant, you will need to undertake an audition and display professional level musical expertise.

Job On Camp

The band is basically an all-brass band supplemented with a rhythm section, which adds to its versatility. Presently the bands are:

SWING BAND Performing Big Band charts ranging from Glen Miller to modern swing numbers.

BRASS BAND Performing diverse styles of music scored for brass bands.

MARCHING BAND Playing for military occasions and performing marching displays for various events.

DANCE BAND This group performs a wide range of music, from classic rock to the latest hits.

BRASS QUINTET Quintet performing a wide variety of styles.

Job On Deployment

International performances will bring opportunities to travel to other countries. In the past the Band has travelled to Scotland, Australia, Vanuatu, Fiji, Singapore, Malaysia, Greece and the United States of America.

Career Progression

You will be required to be at a professional musical standard prior to recruitment. However once you arrive your musical talent will be nurtured and developed to the highest levels.

You will also learn a wide range of additional related skills including musical theory, sound engineering, communication and information technology, music arranging and composition, marketing, teaching and conducting. This provides variety and challenge throughout your career.

As your career progresses you will attend courses that assist with advancement and promotion. These army courses are held at various Army camps around the country.

Pay & Benefit Details

Careers in the Army are well-rewarded, as well as being diverse and exciting. As you become more experienced and move up through the ranks, gaining additional skills and qualifications, you will see your salary rise accordingly.

General Requirements

  • You must be at least 17 years of age.
  • Meet the citizenship & security requirements to gain CV security clearance for this trade.
  • Driver's Licence: A Class 1 driver's licence is recommended, but is not compulsory.
  • You should have previous musical experience. You will need to pass an interview and an audition.

Educational Requirements

You must have achieved the NCEA level 1 Literacy and Numeracy requirements. Proficiency with instruments is the main criteria. A tertiary qualification is desirable.

Fitness Requirements
  • You must be medically fit for service.
  • Colour perception restrictions may apply.

Training

Basic Training

Successful applicants enlist directly into the New Zealand Army Band without undertaking the standard Basic Military Training Course however recruits are required to pass military training modules as part of their career.

Job Training

Training within the New Zealand Army Band commences with an Induction Course upon your arrival to the unit, run by the School of Music in Burnham Camp (near Christchurch). This will assist you in gaining the required information about the New Zealand Army and New Zealand Army Band to successfully complete daily tasks.

Ongoing Training

On completion of the induction course, the New Zealand Army Band School of Music will assist you in gaining qualifications in theory and practical examinations with the Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music London and Trinity College of London.

Personnel have the opportunity to advance through these theory and practical examinations up to, and including, Diploma level. These qualifications will enhance your career progression and provide musical qualifications recognised worldwide.

This training is undertaken during the normal daily routine of the New Zealand Army Band.

Location Details

The Army Band is based in Burnham Military Camp.

Currently you can enlist directly into the New Zealand Army Band without undertaking the basic military training course in Waiouru (unlike all other recruits into the Army). However, soon after you join the band you will have to undertake basic training competencies. The band spends a lot of time performing around the country and at times overseas.


  • Company: Army
  • Added: 14 days ago

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  • Company: Army
  • Added: 14 days ago