Job Title: Bench Jeweller
Expertise in crafting and repairing jewelry using various metals and gemstones.
Proficient in using jewelry-making tools, such as saws, files, and soldering equipment.
Ability to interpret and work from jewelry designs, sketches, or customer specifications.
Execute precise measurements and intricate detailing to create high-quality pieces.
Conduct repairs, resizing, and restoration of jewelry items with attention to detail.
Collaborate with other team members, including designers and sales staff, to ensure client satisfaction.
Maintain a clean and organized work area, adhering to safety and quality standards.
Stay updated on industry trends, techniques, and materials to enhance skills and contribute to innovative designs.
Provide excellent customer service, addressing inquiries and discussing customization options.
Assist in inventory management, including tracking and ordering supplies.
Proven experience as a bench jeweller or similar role.
Proficient in working with precious metals, gemstones, and various jewelry-making techniques.
Knowledge of jewelry design principles and ability to interpret design specifications.
Excellent hand-eye coordination and attention to detail.
Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work independently or in a team.
Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
Familiarity with jewelry-making tools and equipment.
Creativity and passion for producing high-quality, unique pieces.
Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and meet deadlines.
High school diploma or equivalent; additional certification in jewelry design or metalsmithing is a plus.
Minimum 2 years
Fields of expertise
- Laser engraving
- Mounting and setting would be an advantage as well as moulding and mould cutting
- Mould cutting
Salary will increase accordingly with your experience.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent, Temporary contract, Apprenticeship, Freelance, Graduate, Internship
Part-time hours: 16-45 per week
Salary: £10.00-£12.50 per hour
- 8 hour shift
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
Ability to commute/relocate:
- London, Greater London: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Work Location: In person
Reference ID: VS/bench