Posted July 12, 2017 by Esslinger Staff
We have been in business for over 23 years and we are expanding. We are currently seeking a skillful watch technician to join our group. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone ready to make a positive impact.
We are seeking to staff our business with an energetic, dedicated and responsible individual who is interested in joining our team and becoming a key component of a dynamic team. If you’re looking to start your career with the leader in the industry then you’ve come to the right place.
This is a full-time position. We offer competitive pay, health/dental/vision benefits, paid vacation, sick time, anda retirement plan with generous company match and a lot of opportunity for growth.
We need an individual that is a quick learner, self-starter that can handle responsibility and pressure well.
Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Clean, rinse, and dry timepiece parts, using solutions and ultrasonic or mechanical watch-cleaning machines.
- Oil moving parts of timepieces.
- Change batteries
- Disassemble timepieces and inspect them for defective, worn, misaligned, or rusty parts, using loupes.
- Reassemble timepieces, replacing glass faces and batteries, before returning them to customers.
- Perform regular adjustment and maintenance on timepieces, watch cases, and watch bands.
- Record quantities and types of timepieces repaired, serial and model numbers of items, work performed, and charges for repairs.
- Adjust timing regulators, using truing calipers, watch-rate recorders, and tweezers.
- Test and replace batteries and other electronic components.
- Test timepiece accuracy and performance, using meters and other electronic instruments.
- Demagnetize mechanisms, using demagnetizing machines.
- Performs other related duties as assigned.
- Communicates with manager regarding issues, concerns, and progress.
- Ability to communicate with co-workers in a courteous and professional manner.
- Proceeds with basic repairs using techniques necessary to complete work.
- Familiar with most watch brands
- Diagnose and correct problems
- Complete services on time to the highest quality standard
- Ability to work in a fast-pace environment
- Maintain clean and organized work area
- Operate and maintain all watch equipment
- Exceptional attention to detail
- Ability to work independently
- Goal-oriented – striving to complete all work before the due date
- Willingness to further education through training
Ideal candidate will have knowledge of battery and gasket replacement, overhauls, movement replacement, watch refinishing, strap and/or bracelet adjustments, and replacement of parts such as crystals, stems, crowns, etc.
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Minimum of two years working with watches
We have been in business for over 23 years. Come join our team and move up in your career!