Lee Read Jewelers is looking for a skilled, experienced Bench Jeweler/Designer to join our Team.
Enjoy working in one of the best equipped repair and service centers in the Northwest with some of the nice people in the jewelry industry.
Lee Read Jewelers is a 54-year old, Family owned company deeply focused on our community.
Located in Meridian ID, inside the Boise metro area, we are a 10,000 square-foot Full-Service jewelry store which provides service for thousands of customers every year.
Our In-Store Repair Facility is wide open (approximately 1000 square-feet) with plenty of space to work comfortably at your own, dedicated work bench.
We have a state-of-the-art Laser Welder to provide ease with most repairs. 99% of repairs are completed in our store.
About the Bench Jeweler/Designer Position:
•This is a Full-Time position.
•Schedule; five days a week, Monday though Saturday. Closed on Sunday.
•Hours; 9am to 6pm
•The hourly wage starts at $15-$25 per hour* (based on experience) .
•Full Medical-Vision-Dental Insurance.
•Paid Vacation upon completion of 1-year of employment.
•Work extensively with silver, gold, platinum, palladium.
•Complete many repairs with a state-of-the-art Laser Welder.
•Perform a full-range of repairs from general soldering, ring sizing, prong rebuilds/re-tipping, channel rebuilds, shank replacements, etc.
•Stone setting for diamonds, colored gemstones, etc.
•Stone tightening and prong adjustments.
•Inspect, clean and polish jewelry.
•Identify and recommend needed jewelry repairs.
•Assist Sales Team in the jewelry maintenance process when needed.
•Assist Team in regular minor upkeep of the facility.
•Experience as a Bench Jeweler.
•Excellent stone setting skills.
•English language skills.
•Basic computer skills.
•Flexibility for retail hours.
•Ability to work as a team player.
•Confidence in your abilities.
•Willingness to continually learn, improve, and share knowledge.
•Please contact Larry Read through this site to find out about the application process.*
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $15.00 to $25.00 /hour
Pay may depend on skills and/or qualifications
•Bench Jeweler/Design: 3 years (Required)