Employer Job Opening 113 W. Charles St., Muncie, IN 47305
Please submit a resume and cover letter by email or in-person. Job Title: Bench Jeweler Job Description: This is a full-time position that is primarily responsible for repairing, polishing, assembling, setting, and maintaining fine jewelry in a high quality and timely manner. The jeweler will also sometimes work directly with customers to explain jewelry services, perform transactions, and occasionally sell jewelry. Our business is a family-owned and operated fine jewelry store that takes great pride in quality craftsmanship and offering customers excellent service. Currently there are seven employees: six full-time and one part-time. Four of the seven are members of the Murray family. We are a group of progressive people, and we show respect to all customers despite our differences. Primary Responsibilities Include:
Perform requested and necessary work on jewelry including sizing, repairing, soldering, laser welding, polishing, setting, and cleaning in a high quality and timely manner.
Ensure the quality of store merchandise and provide accurate assessments of merchandise quality and condition.
Maintain the workshop and personal workspace in a clean, organized, presentable, and efficient manner as directed by management.
Operate, maintain, and clean all workshop equipment and tools as necessary to ensure safe operation and maintenance.
Maintain and request as necessary all workshop supplies, including tools and findings, adhering to workshop budget.
Assist customers, when other employees are unavailable, with their repair needs, browsing and purchasing merchandise, and delivery of their items back to them.
Listen carefully to customers and work politely with them to understand their jewelry repair needs.
Continually pursue personal and store improvement by learning, sharing, and updating yourself on new and more effective and/or efficient jeweler skills, tools, and methods.
Work professionally, efficiently, and courteously with customers and other employees.
Communicate issues or concerns thoughtfully to the managers. Job Requirements:
Bench jeweler training, experience, or similar transferable skills are preferred but not required.
High-school degree or GED.
Customer service oriented.
Good organizational skills.
Basic computer skills.
Work typical business hours Tuesdays through Saturdays, plus Thursday evenings. Sundays & Mondays are off work. Extra days and hours required during Christmas season. Pay & Benefits:
Minimum starting salary of $30,000. Negotiable based on training and experience.
Three weeks paid vacation annually (two weeks during first year).
Generous health insurance coverage.
Opportunity for retirement benefits. The Star Press. Keywords: Jeweler, Location: Muncie, IN