Organist: Current Opening

First Church in Hopkinton is a vibrant and diverse congregation with a strong tradition of choral and instrumental music. We are seeking a gifted and experienced organist with piano skills to accompany our music program. The ideal candidate will have a passion for the organ’s place in enhancing worship, familiarity with organ and sacred repertoire, and experience accompanying choirs, soloists, and instrumental ensembles.

Sunday morning worship service at 10 AM.
Wednesday night Choir practices 7:30-9 PM with 9:00 AM Sunday warm-up.
Special services include but not limited to: Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, and Maundy Thursday.
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.
5 paid Sundays off per year

W.B.D. Simmons organ, rebuilt 2002 by Andover Organ Co. 2 manual, 15 stops.
Hardman Peck & Co. grand piano, refurbished 2013.

Submit a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three (3) references electronically to: Rev. Dr. Jim Howard at or via mail to: Organist Search at the church address above.

You may also request a job description from these same addresses or click here to view/download the job description (PDF format).

Applications close when a suitable candidate is found.