Watch Repair Technician
St. Thomas, USVI
As one of the premier jewelry and watch retailers in the Caribbean, Little Switzerland has a long-standing history of offering the widest selection of top name designer jewelry and watch brands to their customers. Little Switzerland is currently seeking a Watch Repair Technician who identifies with this excellence to be responsible for servicing and minor repair of watches. We sell the most sought-after luxury watch brands in the business, including:
Breitling, Cartier, Tag Heuer, Swatch Group brands, Movado and many more.
If you ever thought about living and working in paradise, this is your chance to work in beautiful St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands!
Responsibilities and Duties will include (but are not limited to):
•Work with the watch repair department to maintain a high quality and precise level of repair in customer and stock repair timepieces
•Responsible for performing timely and consistent watch repair in accordance with Little Switzerland as well as with established industry standards and procedures
•Use of hand tools, including but not limited to case knives, micro-screwdrivers, tweezers, etc.
•Operate polishing/buffing machine, sandblaster and ultrasonic equipment
•Maintain safe working area as well as maintain equipment to ensure safe and efficient operation
•Practice effective inventory controls that would maintain compliance with internal audit standards which would allow for the effective and timely ordering of watch parts and supplies
•Manage administrative and clerical procedures, system, filing and records management
•Provide helpful and accurate communication and feedback to the watchmaker, coordinator and stores as necessary to ensure customer service exceeds expectations
•Must be able to open any brand of watch that Little Switzerland is authorized to repair, including stock repair and replace batteries, check seals and gaskets, close watch and water-test in accordance with manufacture’s recommendations
•Be able to polish and refinish to manufacturer standards for any brand that Little Switzerland is authorized to service
•The ability to work independently and expeditiously is a MUST for this position
•5 years of relevant experience or two years of experience and factory training
•Strong interpersonal and communication skills
•Competency in Excel, Word and Outlook
•Precise attention to detail
•Ability to work in the USA
We have a state-of-the-art watch repair and service facility located in St. Thomas, USVI. We offer a comprehensive benefits program to eligible employees in U.S. locations. Available plans include: medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage, 401(k) Plan, life and accident insurance, disability insurance, paid vacation, paid personal and company holidays, training, and employee discount.