Experience Watchmaking & Jewelry Repair

Job details
Salary
$18 – $28 an hour
Job Type
Full-time
Number of hires for this role
1
Qualifications

•High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Benefits
Pulled from the full job description
Store discount
Tuition reimbursement
Paid time off
Employee discount
Flexible schedule

Full Job Description

Is This You?

· You have a passion for the craftsmanship of beautiful jewelry and other luxury items.

· Your pursuit of sound jewelry design and flawlessly functioning high-end watches drives you daily.

· You prefer to work with a small business over the bureaucracy of a larger organization or as a solopreneur.

If yes, apply now to work with and learn from an artisan whose history in the jewelry industry spans generations. Join a team that becomes family, find a fulfilling career, advance your skill and build opportunity.

We are a family-owned business that is an integral part of our community. Since opening in 2017, we have significantly grown our customer base and want to continue providing excellent service to our community. We are looking for an individual who wants to join our dedicated team in fulfilling our mission to be the community’s trusted source for quality jewelry and excellent jewelry services on Southern Delaware’s beautiful coast!

Our ideal candidate has a strong work ethic, takes personal pride in their craft and is confident in the most common jewelry repairs. If you lack some of the know-how but have the passion, some knowledge and the right innate abilities, we will teach you.

Responsibilities

•Swiftly identify the root cause of the required repair
•Complete repairs with excellence and efficiently
•Must complete a minimum of 3 jobs per hour
•Reshape rings
•Apply different style of finishes on rings
•Size rings up or down varying in different sizes or width in gold, silver
•Half shank rings varying in sizes and width
•Solder rings together.
•Knowledge of semi-precious colored stones
•Set and tighten melee stones
•Solder and service all styles of bracelets and chains (clasps)
•Laser engraving
•Re-tipping of prongs
•Manage scrap metal and repair components with integrity
•Identify and accurately assess gemstones and diamonds
•Adhere to company procedures

· Enthusiastic about staying up to date on product knowledge to provide the best customer experience possible.

· Takes personal pride in repairs and custom work.

Qualifications

· Demonstrated skill of the most common jewelry repairs such as; ring sizing, stone setting and/or tightening, laser soldering, chain shortening/lengthening, clasp repairs, prong repairs, polishing and refinishing.

· A passion for generating a top-notch customer experience

· Self-motivated

· Dependable

· Strong organizational skills

· Experience in jewelry field

· Professional and courteous manner

· Team oriented

· Creativity and strong problem-solving skills

· Proficient with bench tools

· Strong time management skills

Education And/or Experience

•A high school diploma or equivalent is preferred but not required
•Previous experience in the jewelry industry and previous bench experience
•GIA certifications (preferred)
•Preferred degrees would be BA, BFA, MA, MFA
•Trade schools (preferred)
•Jewelers of America (preferred)

Benefits:

•Paid time off
•Paid holidays
•Tuition reimbursement
•Merchandise Discounts
•Flexible Schedule

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 – $28.00 per hour

Benefits:

•Employee discount
•Flexible schedule
•Paid time off
•Tuition reimbursement

Schedule:

•8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

•Ocean View, DE 19967: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Education:

•High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

•Bench jeweler: 2 years (Preferred)

Work Location:

•One location

Work Remotely:

•No

Work Location: One location

 

 

 

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