This is a truly exciting opportunity to become a part of something big. With hundreds of reviews and testimonials, Watchfinder offers a world-class experience in pre-owned luxury watches, by providing a Service, sharing Knowledge, seeking Independence and excellent Choice.
Our Service Centre based in Maidstone, Kent are currently seeking a Watchmaker to join our talented team of seven, dedicated Watchmakers.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly successful growing watch company in the South UK area, with excellent commuting links from London and the surrounding areas.
Our Service Centre is fully accredited by Omega, Cartier, Audemars Piguet, Panerai and IWC. Other manufacturer accreditations are being sought.
The successful candidate will be expected to service both MOD, Chronograph and ETA movements to manufacturing specifications. You will have the luxury of working within our state-of-the-art 4,000 sq. ft. the service centre, which is fully equipped with manufacturer-approved tools and machinery.
In return, you will gain experience of working across over 60 different brand and models, within a driven, energetic culture. You will have the opportunity to go through further accreditations and learn from the most experienced Senior Watchmakers in the company.
Duties will include, but not limited to:
You will diagnose, service and repair watches, in line with the brand specific guidelines
You will be expected to generate 4 points of output each day. A Chronograph movement is scored at 3 points and a standard automatic will earn 1 point.
Test timepieces for accuracy and performance, using specific tools and equipment
Visually checking all in-coming components (dials, cases, hands, crystals, movements etc.) for damage, marks and scratches to ensure that they meet the agreed specification and report any quality issues
You’ll need to be able to work confidently, cleanly and accurately with the following ETA calibres: 2824, 2892,7750
Have experience of working on MOD movements
Experience on working on Rolex, Tag or similar
You’ll be highly organised and capable of managing your own workload
The ability to work collaboratively in a team
Proven experience of working towards departmental targets
Ability to work under pressure achieving a high level of accuracy
Competitive salary + performance bonus + work pension + Development Opportunities