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Work/Volunteer With Us

If you are interested in bringing your expertise and passion to our team, here are some ways you can work with us.


When working at ZUMIX, you can expect:

  • an inclusive workplace that reflects the community we serve and where everyone’s voice is heard and valued. All perspectives are welcomed and appreciated. 

  • a great place to learn and grow. We provide our staff with professional development funds as well as internal professional development opportunities. 

  • a healthy work-life balance. We offer our full-time staff generous paid time off, our part-time staff flexible schedules, and we close our office from December 24 through New Year’s Day to allow everyone time to recharge.  

  • creative encouragement. We are always willing to explore new processes, ways of thinking, and different approaches to problem-solving. Collaboration is always encouraged and celebrated. We also provide low-cost studio time and free rehearsal space for teaching artists. 

  • an empathetic workplace where opinions and feelings are valued and acknowledged through open communication and support in difficult situations. 

Job Opportunities:

ZUMIX is currently hiring a full-time Director of Advancement! View the full job description, and please send applications to by Jan. 28, 2022.

Volunteer Opportunities:

ZUMIX has several specific opportunities for skilled volunteers.

Please note that ZUMIX receives far more volunteer applications than we are able to accommodate. We thank you for filling out the application below, and we will be in touch if we are in need of your listed services. 

  • Photography/Videography: During COVID-19, ZUMIX has moved many of our classes online. We are in critical need of video editors to work with our program staff to create high-quality videos for class presentations.

  • Administrative, Development and/or Marketing work 

  • Homework Tutor - Serve as an after-school homework helper and tutor for youth ages 12-17 who are in middle school or high school and support them in areas of need. Tutors are predominantly needed for English and math. Time commitment is 1-2 hours per week, between 4-8pm. 

  • Rock Ed Mentor - Work with youth building their repertoire, learning to play better, both individually, and as a group, improving their performance skills, and understanding basic care of instruments in guitar, bass, drums, piano, and voice. Time commitment is a minimum of 2 hours per week, afternoons and potential weekends.

  • ZUMIX Radio Mentor - Develop a relationship with youth ages 12-14 who are starting their first music/talk shows and support them in making their shows the best they can be. Time commitment is 1-1.5 hours per week, mostly between 4-8pm.

If you are interested in volunteering with us, please fill out the volunteer application: