We have a full-time permanent role available for a Diamond and Gemstone Setter to join our Craftsmen based in either our Glasgow or Edinburgh workshop. In this role you will be responsible for setting a variety of gemstones of different shapes into exquisite bespoke pieces of fine jewellery.
Responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):
•Setting a variety of gemstones of different shapes into exquisite bespoke pieces of fine jewellery.
•Being proficient across different styles of setting, claw, channel, pave, thread and grain, flush, rubover.
•Setting company stock.
•Closely following any drawings or agreed requirements and specifications during the creation of commissions.
•Working within agreed timescales.
•Liaising with Goldsmiths and Designers across the company.
•Production of stock and special commissions for clients.
•Managing workload to ensure clients timescales are achieved.
•Maintaining accurate records of tasks undertaken.
•Maintaining stone melee and workshop stock.
•Being responsible for a safe working environment, ensuring all health and safety policies and procedures are adhered to.
•Maintaining client confidentiality
Skills and experience required:
•Minimum five years of experience in a similar role
•Experience setting high value fine jewellery pieces.
•Experience working to deadlines and to a high quality.
•Knowledge of fine metals and gemstones in relation to the creation of and repair of a variety of pieces.