Posted August 17, 2017 by Esslinger Staff
William Travis Jewelry is an upscale, full-service jewelry store located in Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill, known as the Research Triangle Park, in North Carolina. Owner and head designer, William Travis Kukovich, is a 5th generation metalsmith with numerous design accolades, including 17 AGTA Spectrum Awards. We have a strong emphasis on custom design, with nearly 90% of gross sales stemming from items made in house. We require employees to take pride in their work and push the limits of design.
Our team is seeking a creative, talented bench jeweler who meshes well with the WTJ family. The position requires an individual who is detail oriented and exceptional at meeting deadlines. Candidates must have excellent problem solving and communication skills, as they will be working with customers to create custom jewelry. Mad skills are needed; mad pay is available.
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Previous bench jewelry experience, minimum 5 years or trade school equivalent
- Torch work, including soldering and laser welding
- Knowledge of working with gold, platinum, and silver
- Polishing and rhodium plating
- Wax carving
- Stone setting
- Excellent customer service
Salary based on experience and additional benefits availableFlexible and artistic work environmentPositive atmosphere
If you are interested in joining the William Travis Jewelry team, please send us your resume, cover letter, and your personal jewelry design portfolio. Thank you for your interest!
Job Type: Full-time
- Bench Jeweler: 10 years