Now’s your chance to do something that you will love.

We are hiring 2 FULL TIME Luthiers.

We take great pride in our work as well as being a part of Detroit. We are looking for luthiers that feel the same. The ideal candidates must have the skills and experience necessary to share their passion for creating guitars out of reclaimed Detroit wood.

We are searching for luthiers that have their own work space.
We will supply everything that you need to build the best Wallace Detroit Guitar.

Responsibilities and Duties

Custom work – Must be excited and up for the challenge of working with reclaimed wood.

  • Setups must have an understanding of all necessary adjustments, the order in which they need to be completed, ability to accurately measure and set all tolerances (including nut action), compensate adjustments for buzzing issues, and quickly identify neck and/or fret issues that will compromise playability.
  • Electrical must have the ability to properly solder, a basic knowledge of guitar circuit wiring, able to read a wiring diagram, replace all electrical components (pots, push/pulls, switches, caps, jacks, pickups) correctly and safely.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Ability and enthusiasm for designing and building custom guitars.
  • The ability to identify guitar issues quickly and efficiently.
  • Open minded approach to receiving guidance and direction.
  • Takes pride in performing quality work.
  • Good communication skills (both written and verbal).

How to apply:

In addition to great pay we are offering you the chance to be more than just employee but a visionary with in our company.

When applying please include your luthier/repair background with in your resume.

In your cover letter please state why you would like to work for Wallace Detroit Guitars.

Please provide images/examples of your work.

Send to: Angela@wallacedetroitguitars.com

Must live in the Detroit area or willing to relocate.

Full-time and Part-time available.


  • Driver’s License (Required)