About the job
As a leader in the jewelry industry for four generations and as the largest family-owned jeweler in the U.S., Shane Co. serves our customers with an unparalleled standard of excellence. Our associates get to share in our customers’ milestone moments such as weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, and everything in between. We are looking for passionate, vibrant individuals who want to be a part of our dynamic company culture in a luxury retail environment.
The jeweler will perform all requested and necessary work on jewelry to include setting, sizing, retipping, welding, soldering, polishing, engraving, cleaning, and other work consistent with Shane Co standards of quality, service, and timeliness.
Why Work for Shane Co.?
Shane Co. is a family-owned business and everyone who works in our organization is part of the family. This family point of view is exactly why we want to take care of you AND your family.
•We want driven and competitive people who help us satisfy the customers’ needs. We do not sell on commission, we offer a competitive base rate and we bonus based on team performance.
•We focus on providing you a time off package that is very generous for retail! It is important for us to be available when our customers need us so we do work weekends, however our hours of operation are the best in the business (We close at 5pm on Saturday and Sunday). You accrue 3 weeks of vacation in your first year! In addition, you also earn 6 sick days per year. We are closed on 7 holidays (unlike most retailers), AND we pay you for one volunteer day per year! The longer you work with us, the more vacation time you earn.
•Unlike other companies who just offer low paying disability insurance to cover your major illness situations, we offer the ability to earn time off at FULL pay for the care of yourself or a family member! When your family needs you, we want you to be able to be there for them.
•We offer very competitive medical, dental and vision plans, as well as a 401 (k) plan with a company match, company paid life insurance, and flexible spending accounts for medical, daycare or mass transit commuting expense. We also offer a number of discounted voluntary benefits including long-term disability, life insurance for your dependents, pet insurance and even things like discounted travel and movie tickets!
•We have benefits focused on you AND any family member (partner, children and even your parents!) including counseling, legal advice, assistance in finding appropriate medical specialists and even help in understanding medical bills!
And, of course, we offer a generous discount in our stores or online for you AND your family members!
•Ensure the quality of Company merchandise and make and provide accurate assessments of merchandise quality and condition.
•Provide accurate assessments of merchandise quality and condition so that the company may make proper decisions on the best course of action.
•Maintain the shop and personal workspace in a clean, organized, presentable, and efficient manner.
•Maintain, operate, service and clean as necessary all shop equipment and tools ensuring at all times safe operation and maintenance.
•Maintain and request as necessary all shop supplies, to include tools and findings, adhering to best shop practices. This includes the proper consumption and recovery of findings as per Company direction.
•Constantly pursue personal and shop improvement and development by learning, sharing, and updating yourself on new and more effective and/or efficient jeweler skills, processes, and methods. Work professionally, efficiently, and courteously with all Store and Company staff, fostering teamwork and respect.
The primary environment for this role is in assigned jewelry shop. The role requires close attention to visual detail and extreme manual dexterity. In addition, business is conducted using the telephone and computer technology. Travel is not required.
•Prior bench experience; a minimum of 2 years and more is preferred.
•A High School diploma or equivalent is required.
•Must have weekend and evening availability.