The Tiffany Workshop Jeweler/Model Maker has the ability and skills to construct and fabricate High Jewelry. Experience working extensively in platinum and gold with all varieties of colored stones and diamonds. Jeweler/Model Makers are responsible for full cycle handmade pieces and ensure project goals are met.
We offer comprehensive benefits designed to add personal value for health and well-being, as well as financial protection for employees and their families.
•Work safely at all times by consistently following safe work procedures for Jewelers, as well as all safety procedures required at your worksite. Promptly report all incidents and safety issues to your supervisor. Contributes to 5S improvements as demonstrated at your workstation and within the department.
•Physically fabricate High Jewelry products according to the project delivery timelines.
•Primary responsibilities include identification of fabrication steps to achieve High Jewelry aesthetic and integrity to create unique and statement pieces with diamonds and precious gemstones.
•Expert level knowledge and skills of jewelry making, from concept to creation of complex jewelry, including diamonds and precious stones.
•Ability to create wax and precious metal models from sketches or renderings and experience utilizing and interpreting CAD programs.
•Responsible for cleaning and repair of gold and platinum jewelry of all levels of complexity.
•Focus on improving overall efficiency by adhering to Tiffany and Company project timelines for efficient completion of jewelry pieces and key projects flowing through the Tiffany Workshop. Functions and responsibilities will be carried out in full compliance of quality standards, project timelines, instructions and procedures. Use appropriate tooling as required.
•Communicate effectively to keep Manager updated on project status, issues, and concerns. Identify potential barriers to meeting completion timelines as soon as they arise.
•Verify the accuracy of work orders in terms of but not limited to: tracking location, CODC if applicable, high value components.
•10+ years of jeweler experience including familiarity with laser welding
•Knowledge of complex and intricate jewelry construction and polishing as well as precious metal properties
•Strong communication skills
•Strong bench skills for jewelry and polishing.
•Ability to communicate issues clearly in a team environment
•Ability to work overtime as business need arises
•High school diploma or equivalent