Full Job Description
Quality Gold, Inc. is a growing fashion jewelry & gift wholesale distributor/manufacturing company located in Fairfield, OH. QG is seeking positive, energetic, and dependable individuals to join our team.
This person must perform a wide range of duties in various areas of expertise, such as sizing and rounding of rings, assembling pieces, setting stones, repairing damaged jewelry, creating original pieces from design specifications, and other tasks that involve the assembly and making of jewelry.
Hours: Full-Time, scheduled to work 40 hours per week. Monday through Friday with hours scheduled between 7:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Overtime and Saturday hours may be required during peak seasons.
•Utilize various hand and power tools to size and “round” rings, and set stones
•Assemble jewelry articles such as rings, charms, bracelets, necklaces, and pendants
•Perform repairs such as tightening, re-tipping, and rebuilding prongs
•Grind and smooth surfaces using tools such as lathes, drills, grinders and emery sticks
•Apply solder and position parts in specified relationship to each other using hand tools
•Apply heat by torch or soldering oven, when necessary
•Smooth soldered joints and rough spots using hand file and emery paper
•Knowledge of commonly-used practices and procedures in utilization of small hand tools in a manufacturing/production environment related to jewelry
•Experience working with precious metals
•Experience fabricating and repairing jewelry
•Knowledge of production and manufacturing
•Strong attention to detail
•Excellent fine motor skills
•Ability to read small print and focus on small pieces for long periods of time
•Requires high school diploma or its equivalent
2 or more years of bench jeweler experience