Catbird is hiring full time production bench jewelers. Catbird’s Bench Jewelers are primarily responsible for producing the Catbird jewelry line at a level consistent with Catbird’s time and quality standards. Bench Jewelers are familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within jewelry manufacturing and have the ability to use various levels of jewelry production techniques with semi precious and precious materials.
Our Ideal Candidate
•Strong bench jeweler skills – soldering, polishing, assembly
•Trains on Catbird products and follows the steps taught by trainer to create/repair jewelry daily
•Maintains Catbird’s high quality standards and meets due dates
•Maintains consistency despite fast paced environment and repetitiveness of work
•Consistently follows safety procedures
•Demonstrates dexterity, excellent eye-hand coordination, pays attention to detail
•Laser welder or arc welder, stamping and engraving experience are all a plus
•Must have excellent communication skills since you will be working as part of a team.
•We are a growing company that produces a large amount of jewelry, you must be willing to embrace repetition as a challenge or mantra.
•Position is five days a week (Mon-Fri) in our jewelry studio in the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
•Minimum of 2 years professional jewelry production experience required
Please submit cover letter, portfolio and resume. No phone calls please.