Is it your dream to work for one of the nation’s premier symphony orchestras? Whether it's actually playing for the orchestra, serving in an administrative position, or participating in one of many internships, the ISO is a wonderful place to work.

Administrative Staff Positions

To apply for an open job, please submit your résumé and cover letter to jobs@indianapolissymphony.org

Education Programs and Communications Manager

Volunteer Engagement Lead

Assistant Director of Individual Giving


Customer Care Representative (part-time)

Assistant Conductor Position

To apply for the open Assistant Conductor position, please refer to the job description for specific instructions.

Metropolitan Youth Orchestra Positions

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra is always looking to add dynamic teachers to the faculty! Candidates who apply and meet the basic qualifications will be contacted for a phone interview, followed by an in-person interview. Candidates who qualify for final consideration will be brought in to teach a lesson or conduct an ensemble.

Learn More on the Faculty Page


The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra is the largest performing arts organization in the state of Indiana. Our internships provide great opportunities to gain professional experience in a unique work environment. The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra values quality work and commitment and is willing to invest resources in your learning experience. Most internships are unpaid unless specifically noted. Unpaid internships will receive full parking reimbursement and complimentary tickets to select performances, as well as other perks.

See Internship Information


Section Double Bass (up to 2 positions)

  • Preliminary auditions to be held on September 25 and 26, 2022
  • Semifinal and Final auditions to be held on September 27, 2022
  • Application deadline September 10, 2022

Click here for audition materials

To apply, please complete the online audition application form. Audition deposit information (including amount and mailing address) will be provided when online application is received. All candidates whose applications and audition deposits are received by the application deadline will be invited to audition. All rounds of this audition (including the final round) will be held behind a screen.

Complete the online audition application

Getting to know Indianapolis

Indianapolis is a great place to live and work! If you’re new to central Indiana, check out these links:

Indianapolis neighborhood guide

Visit Indy

Indy Arts Council

Downtown Indy


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