BENCH JEWELER – PORTSMOUTH
Summary of Position:
A Bench Jeweler position for Springer’s Jewelers includes repairing, estimating, cleaning, and inspecting our client’s jewelry, our stock merchandise, and our estate merchandise. Bench Jewelers are proficient in working in sterling silver, platinum, gold, and some palladium jewelry. Jewelers are accomplished in stone setting both diamonds and colored stones, round and fancy shapes, and in all techniques (i.e. prong, bezel, channel, flush). Jewelers are also capable of communicating effectively with sales staff as well as customers and are able to comply with the tasks given. Jewelers are responsible for meeting all repair and production deadlines while ensuring product and service quality.
Job Duties include but are not limited to:
•Evaluating and estimating incoming repair jobs
•Completing Customer Repair, Stock or Estate jobs by the noted due date
•Operating the Laser Welder, torches, steamer, ultrasonic, buffers and rhodium station
•Proper opening and shut down of the shop equipment
•Notating if additional/alternative work is required on incoming repairs
Preferred Experience / Qualifications:
•3- 5+ years bench jewelry experience
•Consistently demonstrates high quality work
•Attention to detail
•Strong work ethic
•Basic computer skills
•Ability to work as part of a larger store team to create the best possible experience for both clients and coworkers
•Full-time, 40 hours per week
•Competitive pay and benefit package
•Retail setting requires extended hours during the holiday season
About Springer’s Jewelers:
Springer’s Jewelers is a coastal New England family-owned chain of jewelry stores that provides high quality fine jewelry to thousands of New England patrons and visitors. Since 1870, Springer’s Jewelers have celebrated their clientele’s most important life moments. We are Maine’s oldest operating jewelry store and are one of the oldest fine jewelers in the United States.
Springer’s Jewelers is prideful of its company culture that consists of an employee-driven, fun, fast-paced and thriving work environment. We offer competitive pay and a rich benefit package. A Fine Jewelry Sales Professional will be offered base pay plus monthly commission. In addition, every employee has the opportunity to earn a bonus based on the achievement of company wide gross profit goals that are set annually. Springer’s Jewelers also offers every employee as a portion of the annual profit-sharing bonus pool based on our company’s net operating income at the end of each fiscal year.
Springer’s Jewelers is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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