Patek Philippe is the last family-owned independent Genevan watch manufacturer. We are currently recruiting an experienced Polisher to fill this full-time vacancy in our UK Service Centre in Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire.

You will work within our busy polishing team, producing quality work and will be responsible for the refinishing and water resistance of watch cases prior to scheduling to the watchmakers

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Main duties:

  • The polishing of watches, respecting company procedures and the limitations regarding the necessity to maintain the original shape and lines of the case
  • Rhodium plating of cases and bracelets as and when required
  • Gluing of crystals and changing of case parts including pushers to ensure the water resistance of watch cases
  • Maintaining stock control

Skills required

  • Considerable experience in polishing
  • A good aptitude for mechanical work
  • Excellent communication skills, both written & verbal
  • Ability to read and interpret documents with a technical aspect, such as spreadsheets, estimates and invoices
  • Attention to detail with excellent numeracy and literacy skills, accuracy is critical
  • Have an enthusiastic and positive personality and effectively manage your time and productivity whilst at work
  • Proven organizational skills, works well on your own
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and manage in pressured situations
  • Technically minded with a proven track record of working meticulously & accurately
  • Confident in demonstrating techniques to colleagues and end customers
  • Well rounded organizational skills and the ability to work well on your own initiative or as part of a team

Competitive salary, pension, healthcare & benefits. Please send your CV and covering letter with salary expectations to:

The company carries out DBS, reference and right to work checks during the pre-employment process. Due to the volume of applications received, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.