Melanie Casey Corp is seeking a full-time bench jeweler to join our growing team of goldsmiths in our Andover, Massachusetts facility. This is an entry-level position, requiring 1 to 3 years of professional experience as a dedicated bench jeweler.
Requirements to apply:
1-3 years of professional work experience at a jewelers bench
A bachelors degree in jewelry or graduation from a recognized bench jeweler training program
Applicant must have expertise in the following skills:
Soldering (experience soldering 14k gold is a plus)
Basic stone setting (prong setting a round stone or cabochon)
Stud earring assembly
Advanced stone setting is a plus, but not a requirement for this position
Experience on a laser welder is a plus, but not a requirement
This bench jewelry position is full time, 40 hours, Monday – Friday. Optional overtime is typically available. We are not a retail location, so we are closed for major holidays unlike most retail operations. Pay rate will be based on experience. We offer a full benefits package, including health, dental, and vision insurance, paid time off and a 401k retirement plan with matching.
is ideal for someone who wants to be a production jeweler as a long-term career, and will be able to take advantage of the combined years of business and jewelry-making experience at Melanie Casey. We are looking for patience, enthusiasm, and the willingness to go the extra mile to learn a new skill.
To apply, submit your professional resume and a cover letter with the details of your relevant experience.
Applications without a cover letter or required years of professional experience will not be considered. We do require candidates to pass a bench test to demonstrate proficiency in the listed required skills.
A little bit about us at Melanie Casey:
Our fine jewelry collection is handmade in our Andover, Mass. studio. We work in 14k gold and platinum, and our collection requires a lot of stone setting! Training and skills growth are always a focus in our shop, and each jeweler is expected to produce exceptional quality work. We believe in the benefits of technology and quality tools to produce the best possible quality of craftsmanship, so our jewelers have access to some of the best technology in the industry. We operate in a paperless environment with each jeweler working from their own dedicated iPad.
Job Type: Full-time
•Professional Bench Jeweler: 1 year (Required)
•Paid time off
•Monday to Friday
•8 hour shift