$12 – $15 an hour
Number of hires for this role
Full Job Description
As a leader in the jewelry industry for generations, Jewel Box 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.
Jewel Box is looking for an experienced bench jeweler to support our jewelry repair needs. The Bench 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.
Restore damaged or broken jewelry, select appropriate gems, clean and polish jewelry while maintaining quick turn-around times
Repairs broken clasps, pins, rings, and other jewelry by soldering or replacing broken parts
Reshapes and restyles old jewelry, following designs or instructions, using hand tools and machines, such as jeweler’s lathe and drill
Adheres to all safety-related procedures to reduce the risk of accidents
Order and maintain jewelry supplies necessary in jewelry workshop
Must have the ability to multi-task, prioritize duties, and complete tasks in a timely manner
Cut and shape precious metals into jewelry pieces using cutting and carving tools
Re-size rings made from using different metals
SKILLS OR EXPERIENCE
Minimum 2 years’ experience as a bench jeweler
Advanced gemstone and diamond setting skills required
Must have in-depth knowledge about various types of gemstones and diamonds
Advanced knowledge of jeweler’s tools, machinery and equipment required along with advanced jewelry repair knowledge
In-depth knowledge of various chemical solutions used for jewelry making/repair and should have experience working with the same
Advanced expertise in setting/replacing all kinds of gemstones and diamonds with different types of settings
Should have good knowledge, understanding and experience on working with various plating solutions
And have an understanding of wax carving, fabrication, casting and custom design.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS
Please note that prior to extending you an offer at Jewel Box we will test you on your skills and conduct a thorough background check.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract
Pay: $12.00 – $15.00 per hour
Monday to Friday
Bench Jeweler: 1 year (Preferred)