Be prepared to work one-on-one with customers-especially at times that sales associates are busy, benches are located on the floor in a small family friendly environment.
•Utilize various hand and power tools to set a variety of precious stones in precious metals.
•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
•Strong attention to detail
•Excellent fine motor skills
•Ability to read small print and focus on small pieces for long periods of time
•Previous jewelry making experience, with exposure to various metals and precious metals
•knowledge of production and manufacturing
Hours: This is a full-time position, scheduled to work 36-40 hours per week. Days and hours of work are Tuesday-(every other) Saturday with flexible start and stop times available within the normal office hours of 9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Occasional Overtime work may be necessary during times of heavy volume.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $10.00 to $25.00 /hour
Bench Jeweler: 5 years
Jeweler: 10 years
Required work authorization: