Experience Watchmaking & Jewelry Repair

Description

The Bench Jeweler at Samuels Jewelers is an experienced jeweler to support our jewelry repair needs. Primarily responsible for setting, repairing, cleaning, and maintaining merchandise to a level that is consistent with the company’s quality service and standards.

Essential Job Functions And Responsibilities

  • Restores damaged or broken jewelry, select appropriate gems, clean and polish jewelry
  • Repairs broken clasps, pins, rings, and other jewelry by soldering or replacing broken parts
  • Reshapes and restyles old jewelry, following designs or instructions, using hand tools and machines, such as jeweler’s lathe and drill
  • Adheres to all safety-related procedures to reduce the risk of accidents
  • Orders and maintains jewelry supplies necessary in jewelry workshop
  • Cut and shape precious metals into jewelry pieces using cutting and carving tools
  • Re-size rings made from using different metals

 

Skills/Requirements

Requirements

  • Experience 5 years related experience and/or training
  • Education High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Skills Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions
  • Ability to work effectively with other Associates, Departments and Stores
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to interact with a professional demeanor with staff, general public, and customers
  • Effective prioritization and time management skills
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines under pressure

 

Technical Skills Advanced Gemstone And Diamond Setting Skills Required

  • Must have in-depth knowledge about various types of gemstones and diamonds
  • Advanced knowledge of jeweler’s tools, machinery and equipment required along with advanced jewelry repair knowledge
  • In-depth knowledge of various chemical solutions used for jewelry making/repair and should have experience working with the same
  • Certified Bench Jeweler (CBJ)
  • Advanced expertise in setting/replacing all kinds of gemstones and diamonds with
  • different types of settings
  • Should have good knowledge, understanding and experience on working with various plating solutions

 

 

 

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