Do you play a concert band instrument? Would you like to be PAID for playing that concert band instrument? Join the Reserves! Victoria's own Band of the 5th (BC) Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery is recruiting for all instruments, but we currently have vacancies to fill in the following sections: * Clarinet * Trumpet * Percussion * Saxophone * Horn * double reeds You will not find a better part-time gig! We rehearse Thursday nights at Bay Street Armoury and [after COVID, will] perform various public and military jobs around Victoria from September to June. Once you join the Primary Reserve of the Canadian Armed Forces, you will receive great pay and benefits, including full-time summer employment, post-secondary tuition subsidy (of up to $8,000), uniforms, instruments, dental coverage, vacation pay, a pension, and more. Wages start at $18.52 per hour and increase with rank and time. The Band of the 5th is a great ensemble, whose membership ranges from accomplished amateurs to professional musicians. It's a solid part-time job during the school year, with full-time options in the summer, and there is great potential for a career in music inside or outside of the military. Have you ever wondered who makes up the Band of the Ceremonial Guard in Ottawa every summer? Reservists do! You could be one of them. To join, you must: * be a Canadian citizen * be at least 17 years old (16 years old with parental consent) * have completed at least Grade 10 or Secondaire IV in Québec * pass a musical audition and aptitude test * be physically fit See us on Facebook at Bandofthe5th.MusiqueDeLa5e for more information or email us. We want to hear from you! Even if you don't want to join the military, come out and play for fun! We welcome civilian membership too, but we think you'll want to be paid! The Band of the 5th. Serious fun!