This position’s primary focus will be fulfilling the jewelry repair needs of the company on the Bench. Your secondary (non-primary) focus will be designs applicable to milling forms or laser forms.
Bench Work (80% of job)
•Ability to make basic ring repairs. (Re-tipping, sizing, refinishing, etc.)
•Operate Laser Welder
•Knowledge of basic soldering techniques
•Stone Setting (Pave, Shared Prong, Channel, Burnish)
•Knowledge of Electroplating and Masking
•Ability to polish all types of metals
Ring Design (15% of job)
•Using and understanding the necessary software (3-Design and/or Solid Works) to prepare ring design files for either milling or laser manufacturing.
•Sketching proposed styles before committing to design
•Operate necessary pieces of equipment to manufacture and test designs
•Designing New Styles
Miscellaneous (5% of job)
•Assist team members with problem rings, etc.
•Assist Bench Jeweler as needed
•Keep work area organized and clean
•Education: High School diploma or equivalent
•Experience: 1-year Bench experience
•Skill Set: Artistic Ability
•Physical: Ability to sit for 8+ hours, Manual dexterity, Good eyesight
•Other:Good Organization, Good Communication Skills, Team Player, Punctual, Focused
•Education: General Bachelor’s Degree
•Experience: 2 years Bench Experience
•Physical: Ability to sit for 8+ hours, Manual dexterity, Excellent near vision
O•ther:Proficiently operate Laser Welder, Produce quality oriented work while maintaining efficiency, Works well in team environment, Effective Communication
SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY!! NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
Benchmark has been around for 40+ years. We are a USA based manufacturer that designs and engineers some of the coolest products within our industry segment. We have great benefits, tenured management and are looking to grow.