Job details

$20 – $24 an hour
Job Type
Shift and Schedule
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Encouraged to Apply
  • Fair chance

Position: Bench Jeweler

Reports to: Production Director

Who We Are:
Bloodmilk Jewels is an independently/female owned Philadelphia-based handmade jewelry company focused on creating jewels inspired by Victoriana, Jungian Alchemy, Surrealism and Melancholia. Our clients satisfaction is of utmost importance to us, and we achieve this by creating detailed jewels made with precision and care. We focus on crafting jewels and selecting gemstones that provide their wearer with protection, comfort, and self-acceptance. We take great pride in offering our employees a diverse, accepting, and professional atmosphere that fosters creative and personal development at all levels.

Who We Are Looking For:

Our fast-growing studio is looking for full-time bench jewelers to join the team. The Bench Jeweler will work closely with Production Management to create handmade jewels. This person must be positive, accepting, possess a can-do attitude, and have proven experience with problem solving and creative thinking within the jewelry profession.

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What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Wax cleanup
  • Cleaning up sterling silver castings
  • Stone setting
  • Soldering repairs and fabrication
  • Prioritizing orders based on due dates and deadlines
  • Continuously learn new challenging settings as a part of our dedication to monthly releases

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

  • Bachelor’s degree in metal-smithing preferred
  • 2-3 years of bench jeweler production experience preferred
  • Dremel / flex shaft experience
  • Wax cleanup skills
  • Experience with prong and bezel settings
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and deadlines
  • Willingness to take direction, constructive criticism, and absorb and implement guidance
  • Desire to excel and grow within an evolving small business
  • Ability to work both independently, with minimal supervision, and as part of a team
  • Efficient time management and ability to multitask
  • Willingness to embrace repetition

Working at Bloodmilk:

We believe in mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. We offer:

  • competitive pay rate
  • comprehensive benefits plan including health, dental, and vision insurance
  • generous employee discount
  • PTO and paid holidays
  • team building activities and personal professional growth training
  • commitment to work / life balance

Bloodmilk Jewels is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 – $24.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

People with a criminal record are encouraged to apply


  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)


  • jewelry production: 2 years (Preferred)

Work Location: In person



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