Experience Watchmaking & Jewelry Repair

Watch Technician

The company

Swatch Group is a diversified multinational holding company active in the manufacture and sale of finished watches, jewelry, watch movements and components. It is the world’s largest watchmaking group, and supplies nearly all the components required for the watches sold by its eighteen individual brands and the multi-brand retail companies Tourbillon and Hour Passion. Its production companies supply movements and components to third-party watchmakers in Switzerland and around the world. Swatch Group is a key player in the manufacture and sale of electronic systems used in watchmaking and other industries. It is also a leader in the field of sports event timing. Swatch Group brands Breguet, Harry Winston, Blancpain, Glashütte Original, Jaquet Droz, Omega, Longines, Rado, Union Glashütte, Tissot, Certina, Mido, Hamilton, Swatch, Flik Flak.

watch repair

Job description

Service and repair watches respecting repair quality level and process recommended by the Swatch Group. Carry out interventions on watches according to the Swatch Group standards and ensure perfect technical functioning of the product. • Maintain workstation and individual tools in a well organised manner and reflective of The Swatch Group standards • To carry out all partial services and exchange services to brand specific working instructions. For example – battery and reseal, bracelet adjustment, crystal changes and replacement modules. • To organise and self-manage workflow ensuring watches are serviced within the published lead time including the testing and quality control. • To inform the repair administrator and Technical Manager of any potential bottlenecks within the work flow

Profile

• A strong interest in mechanical and electronic wristwatches and how they work • Experience of attaining set targets within a service driven industry. • The ability to read and follow technical schematics enabling the ordering of required replacement parts. • The experience of working with or assembly of small components to exacting standards • A self-motivated individual who is able to maintain strict quality criteria • To organise and self-manage workflow ensuring watches are serviced within the published lead-time including the testing and quality control. • Good computer skills

Professional requirements

• 5 GCSE at A-C including Maths and English
Company address

The Swatch Group (UK) Limited Charter Court Third Avenue, Southampton HANTS SO15 0JA

 

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