Full Job Description
Burdeen’s is a family-owned company founded in 1983. Our flagship store features one of the largest pre-owned watch programs in the US, allowing you a variety of high-end timepieces to work on. In addition, we own multiple Richemont Boutiques in Chicago allowing tremendous access to high-level training programs in Cartier, IWC, Panerai, Jaeger Le-Coultre, Omega, Breitling and many others. We are looking for an enthusiastic, positive and entrepreneurial-minded watchmaker to join the watchmaking team in our modern state of the art shop. Our shop is fully equipped with ergonomic benches, top notch equipment and features windows and natural lighting. Join Chicagoland’s finest watchmaking team and enjoy a quiet safe location, on site parking, easy access to the city and surrounding amenities and the enjoyment of working with a great team of support and sales professionals.
The right candidate for this position will possess a WOSTEP, CW21 or OWME 1120 Certification; additional brand training is a plus. Proficiency in ETA based quartz and mechanical movements desired. Experienced candidates looking to work on a team are great, but new graduates are welcome as well, you will be judged as much on your attitude as your aptitude! Cleanliness, organization, customer care and reliability are key.
Knowledge and experience of the following brands are a plus: Panerai, IWC, JLC, Omega, Rolex, Audemars Piguet. Our ideal candidate will be a team player, demonstrate a positive attitude, a friendly demeanor, and be willing to expand his or her skill set.
Burdeens Jewelry will offer the right candidate all expenses paid brand certifications, benefits, and paid vacation, and a state of the art working environment within a supportive team of professionals.