Authentication Carlsbad, California

FASHIONPHILE is more than just fashion — we’re revolutionizing the ultra-luxury fashion experience in order to create a sustainable alternative that extends the life cycle of products and makes them more accessible to a diverse customer base. As we strive to become the world’s most sought-after brand in luxury re-commerce, we know it’s our team members who make it all happen! We value diversity in our people, perspectives, and products. For us, it’s the only way to cultivate the creativity and innovation essential to achieving our mission and supporting our customers. We do this both in-person and through our digital omni-channel experiences. If you’re someone who embraces change, is authentic, and wants to make an impact this is the place for you.

About the Opportunity:

We are looking for a Watchmaker to join our team onsite at FASHIONPHILE’s Flagship in Carlsbad, CA. The main responsibilities of this role are to authenticate all watch parts and confirm all components are in working order with applicable certificates/packing, through proper testing and quality checks.

watch repair

Responsibilities include: 

  • Assess all timepieces to verify authenticity and functionality, document condition and serial numbers.
  • Conduct quality control on all timepieces sold prior to shipping to the customer.
  • Source watch parts and facilitate third party or in-house repairs when needed.
  • Assist sales team during showroom appointments with watch sizing and other customer needs.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What We’re Looking For:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Graduate Watchmaker, WOSTEP, AWCI, SAWTA or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years recent experience in the watchmaking field
  • Customer service, sales or some customer interaction experience
  • Excellent vision or corrected vision, excellent time management and organizational skills, and  strong attention to detail
  • -Nice to Have: 5 + years recent experience in the watchmaking field
  • -Nice to Have: Authentication experience, working with Rolex, Audemars Piguet, Vacheron Constantin, Patek Philippe
  • -Nice to Have: Full watch repairs experience

What We Offer:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • FSA options for Medical, Dependent Care & Commuter Benefits
  • Paid Time off, Paid Sick Time, and Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) with generous match program
  • Free Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Employee Discount


Pay Rate: Compensation is based on experience related to job requirements, nice to haves, and location. The compensation range is between $29.33-$36.06. With 2-3 years = $29.33-$31.73, with 3-4 year = $30.77-$34.13, and with 4+ years = $34.13-36.06 for all New Hires into FASHIONPHILE’s West Coast Flagship in Carlsbad, CA. Additionally, this position is eligible for a bi-annual bonus of up to $5,000 a year.


FASHIONPHILE Group LLC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application and/or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation at:




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