Experience Watchmaking & Jewelry Repair

Job details
Salary
$12 – $15 an hour
Job Type
Full-time
Part-time
Contract
Number of hires for this role
2
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.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

 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

Benefits:

Employee discount
Parental leave

Schedule:

Day shift
Monday to Friday
On call

Supplemental Pay:

Bonus pay
Commission pay

Experience:

Bench Jeweler: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

One location

Work Remotely:

Yes

 

 

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