Laings is a prestigious family-run jewellers with a legacy spanning over 180 years. Established in 1840 and now safely in the hands of the sixth generation of the Laing family, Laings is one of the largest independent jewellery businesses in the UK.
With six showrooms across Glasgow, Edinburgh, Southampton, and Cardiff, Laings offers an expertly curated selection of fine jewellery and luxury watches from some of the world’s most prestigious brands. We also proudly present jewellery design and services by our artisan team of watchmakers, goldsmiths, and jewellery designers from our state-of-the-art workshops.
Despite an everchanging landscape, Laings continues to invest in its future. Over the coming years, the company will embark on a journey of evolution, expanding on our Service offerings and accredited luxury Brand timepieces repair and service expertise – while never forgetting the deep-rooted heritage that anchors the Laings story.
A Career as Unique as You Are
With our continuing expansion, a wonderful new opening for an enthusiastic and talented Goldsmith to join our well-established jewellery workshop based in the heart of Edinburgh, has become available. You will embrace Laings’ passion for excellence and quality, our Goldsmiths constantly strive to uphold high-standards, ever mindful of our clients’ expectations and perpetually seek out opportunities to improve.
Our position will be offered as a full-time permanent opportunity, assisting 38.75 hours per week Monday-Friday, with occasional weekend work when required.
Here is how we see your role:
•Consistently produce jewellery servicing to an exceptionally high standard, including repairs, restoration, and remounting.
•Skillfully assist with jewellery manufacture responsibilities incorporating, high quality finishing, mount assembly, and manufacture.
•Assist collaboratively with our Services teams and Designers to achieve our brand standards through accurate estimation and high-quality work.
•Apply experience gained in working with a range of precious metals and gemstones.
•Ensure the maintenance of accurate records, detailing tasks undertaken.
•Responsible for upholding a safe working environment, ensuring all health and safety policies and procedures are adhered to.
•Uphold client confidentiality.
The perfect person we are looking for must be required to have:
•Sound communication skills along with a genuine enthusiasm for working as part of a passionate and collaborative team.
•Minimum of three years of experience, notably in all aspect of repair work.
•Proficient at refinishing jewellery in all metals.
We are focused on creating an inclusive culture that nurtures individuality, personal and professional growth, contributing to driving our proud legacy of Laings. Our principles of culture are based on mutual respect, honesty, and trust, to foster an environment ensuring that our passionate employees feel inspired every day.
From unrivalled industry training to discounts on some of the UK leading retailers, Laings has built our approach to benefits around our employees to ensure their happiness, health, and wellbeing. Our benefits are also flexible, meaning that employees can choose benefits to match their individual needs through our bespoke benefits platform.
We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer who encourages candidates from a wide range of backgrounds.
Learn more about Laings Jewellers visit: https://www.laingsuk.com
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Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
•Private medical insurance
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