Security Specialist & Retail Assistant

Location: Chicago, IL

Department: Chicago Music Exchange

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Chicago Music Exchange is searching for talented people to join our progressive and collaborative team in a stable, growing music business. For over 25 years our flagship store, Chicago Music Exchange, has been successful in raising the bar for guitar,bass, drum and amp buyers. We love to blow customers away when they walk in or log in.

We are seeking a motivated, passionate individual with a background in Security to engage customers and ensure all security protocols are being followed.  This is a full-time position and you must be able to work weekends.  Retail experience is a plus, but not mandatory.

The primary focus of this position is to engage customers in and out of our facility, do walkthroughs to provide a presence throughout the store and provide general assistance to bother customers and staff as needed.  Other duties may include everything from restocking inventory to ringing-up a sale at the front counter.  We are looking for someone with great people skills who isn't afraid to take on additional responsibilities.

This is a perfect job for someone who has:

  • Security background, preferably in retail
  • High level of awareness and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced retail environment
  • Great communication and people skills
  • Decent computer skills and is Mac-friendly
  • Impeccable references
  • Available to work weekends
  • Retail experience is a plus
  • General musical gear knowledge is a plus  (primarily guitar, bass and drums)


If the above overview matches what you can bring to the band, please hit the APPLY NOW button below.  NO CALLS please. We look at every email.


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