The Diamond Setter & Bench Jeweler possesses the skill set necessary to sets stones in platinum and gold materials supplied by Hearts On Fire, to meet both aesthetic and internal quality standards. This person will maintain a minimum of stones breakage and loss while consistently producing superior product. This person is responsible for maintaining a flow of goods through the shop based on deadlines provided.
•Have experience working with stones from 3.00mm (0.10ct) and up.
•Set diamonds using pave, burnishing, bead, channel, fancy prong, cut-down and bright cut setting techniques.
•Responsible for sizing and repairing Jewelry by Hearts On Fire.
•Inspect mountings 100% prior to setting and review work after setting completion.
•Responsible for assembling moderate to high complex fine jewelry items using precious metals with diamonds.
•Recommend design improvements to Manager.
•All work completed must meet Hearts On Fire Quality Assurance standards.
•Keep track of and count daily workload.
•Reconcile all stones used in work orders and notify supervisor of discrepancies.
•5+ years’ diamond and colored stone setting experience. (Preferably working with high end jewelry)
•Knowledge/experience of a Laser Welder Machine.
•Strong organizational skills and relentless attention to details.
•Excellent communication skills
•Professional work ethic demonstrative of compliance with all company policies and procedures including but not limited to safety, confidentiality, security; attendance.
•Technical understanding of polishing and jewelry manufacturing techniques.
•Significant experience with performing and troubleshooting setting repairs.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use their hands, talk, and hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Additionally, this position may require working with a jeweler’s loop &/or magnification equipment.