Watch Chest is an online only timepiece retailer established in 2002. We deliver some of the most rare timepieces in the world to our global clientele.
If you do not know what timepiece polishing is, please see this Youtube video that goes into depth of the skill before applying to this position:
The main responsibility is to polish / refinish watches bringing the exterior to like new condition as well as other small watch repairs. When available you’ll also be doing ad hoc requests for the CEO.
What an average day looks like
The individual will accept new inventory in the morning and log it into the computer system. Once logged and if necessary, the individual will coordinate with the master watchmaker & product photographer to prepare the timepiece for repair and photography. The individual’s responsibility in this process is to polish / refinish the watch in coordination with these other team members. Once the timepiece has been through this process and is prepared for the customer, the individual will log the order & shipment in the computer system and perform quality assurance (QA) to ensure the timepiece meets standards. Once passed QA the individual will package the timepiece for UPS pickup.
Work Experience / Skills
We are seeking a craftsman/craftswoman who has empathy and a passion for customers. Previous experience and knowledge of polishing is preferred and will result in higher compensation. However, we will consider individuals with no previous polishing experience if they are naturally handy, have experience in working other things such as machinery, and are committed to learning this skill. Outside polishing courses and on the job training are only available to the most talented and committed of individuals.
This position is an integral part of our operation and requires independence, dependability, critical thinking, and the application of your talent and experience. Please, serious applicants only.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $10.00 to $16.00 /hour
Timepiece Polishing: 1 year (Preferred)
Branson, MO 65616 (Required)
United States (Required)
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