Position Title: Studio Bench worker/Goldsmith position Position Summary: Fireworks Gallery is a 45-year-old family run business dedicated to fine jewelry, custom design, and integrity in jewelry repairs. We are currently looking for a full time Bench worker/Goldsmith to join our team. This position requires a minimum of 5-10 years’ experience in custom goldsmithing and repairing of fine jewelry. Key Responsibilities. Onsite jewelry repair Ring sizing, retipping, chain & earring repair Assembly and finishing work Laser welding Stone setting Casting jewelry from gold and silver Casting cleanups Clean and polish jewelry as needed Skills and Qualifications: 5-10 years of repairing, design, and manufacturing jewelry Apprenticeship in goldsmithing, jewelry manufacturing or completion of an accredited technical jewelry arts program or similar training Full background/security check require Good verbal and written English communication skills Able to estimate time required to complete more complicated repairs and designs Organized with attention to detail Team player who is flexible to the changing needs of the business Dedicated to continuous learning of the craft Benefits Competitive compensation package Professional development encouraged Benefit package after 6-month probationary period. Full time flexible position store hours Monday through Saturday daily hours 9:30 to 5:30pm (no evenings or Sundays required, Saturday optional day) Please send resumes to email@example.com
Position Title: Studio Repair liaison Position Summary: We are looking for a dynamic, organized, self-motivated Studio Repair liaison. The right candidate should have a natural sense of organization and communication skills and can work professionally within a team environment as well a create partnerships with our vendors and designers. The position requires a knowledge of goldsmithing and jewelry production. A key focus on logistics of jewelry repairs and design. This will involve managing the relationships with contractors (designers and partnering design studio). Working directly with clients since we are a client focused environment. Good computer, verbal and written communication skills is required. This is a salaried position. Starting position start rate is $22.00/hour (6-month probationary period) After 6 months minimum the salary will be assessed with benefits 5 days a week expectation (Tuesday -Saturday) 9:15am-5:45pm = 42.50 hours/week (breaks included) 5 years of experience required Studio Responsibilities Studio Repair liaison is responsible for managing the flow of repairs, follow up on repair status with our studio partners. Assist sales associates have a better understanding of studio repair work by assisting in training, assist in quotes and preparing quotes on repairs, updating associates of any changes, follow up on any repair obstacles and communicating any repair logistics that will better assist our associates with client questions and or repairs. Acts as the liaison between the sales and the studio in the following ways: Weekly review of all incoming repairs and filter then into priority as well as approvals. Confirming and or adjusting quoted repairs Weekly preparation of repairs to our repair partners Be available to answer questions regarding repair work from either sales associates and or clients in the moment. Gem identification/ gold testing, Appraisals Quality control completed repairs. Address any issues in the moment and communicating to our business partners regularly on any quality issues found. Oversee the sourcing of Gemstones and diamonds from suppliers. Manage orders in a timely and fiscally responsible way with partnership with the design studio as well as sales floor. Manage all gemstone and diamond returns to vendors in a timely manner. Ordering and entering /pricing of Stuller items on a weekly basis for studio and or special-order needs, partnering with store manager on client time expectations. Training, communication, and development of associates on any updates on repair process. Intermediate Repair Services Responsibilities The responsibilities under this service line may evolve over time with the guidance of the owner. Some basic repairs are as follows: Simple repairs including soldering of jump rings, chains, laser welding etc. Buffing, polishing, finishing of pieces Skills and Qualifications: Experience in Bench work, Jewelry production and sales Friendly and engaging personality and great people skills. Ability to adapt to change and be flexible when it comes to work schedules. High energy level and stress tolerance. Goal driven, dependable and accountable. Willingness to work in a team, supporting colleagues, praising good work, and refraining from criticism. Good verbal and written communication skills. Ability to work with numbers, math, etc. Helpful and polite to customers, colleagues, and management. Ability to take direction from management. May be required to lift large amounts of stock. Education & Experience Required: Grade 12 or equivalent education. Minimum of 5 years jewelry supervisor experience Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
At Alchemy Adornment, we are a jewellery studio creating quality, handmade gold jewellery for the body piercing industry. We pride ourselves on our craftsmanship, eye-catching designs, and unique quality of every piece passing through our hands to our retailers. As a wholesale only jewellery company, we can focus entirely on our craft and manufacturing processes with no interruptions from a retail setting or the general public. Our entire jewellery line is expertly crafted in house on beautiful Vancouver Island, BC. As a queer, female-owned business, we are value-centered and thrive with a respectful workplace for all persons to be their full selves; inclusive of pronouns and gender expressions, race and ethnicity, sexuality, ability, religion, and more. These values are expected of any applicant who is interested in joining our team. We are seeking a skilled jeweller to join our team who is also passionate about creating timeless, yet modern, high quality jewellery, is committed to continuing their training and skill building in our niche market, and committed to quality in design, materials, finished product and themselves. This position may require flexibility to move around departments as needed, depending on work flow requirements. At Alchemy, we are a hard working, focused group of individuals that come from all different backgrounds, both professionally and personally. Our studio is employed with dedicated, passionate people, who are able to work effectively as a team or be self-motivated in independent work, while maintaining excellent communication to support each other. While we each have our own skill sets and departments, as a team, we strive to be patient and respectful with each other, and aspire for perfection in all we produce. Our ideal candidate upholds these same values, drive, dedication and passion for what we do, and who we work with. Jewellery experience/skills required: Stone setting 1-6mm stones both cabochon and gem cut; synthetic, semi-precious and precious 3 years experience Jewellery/ Metalsmithing working experience 3 years experience Hand tool knowledge Soldering Polishing Additional Assets Casting CAD Design Training / Teaching bench skills Laser welding Inventory and stocking Quality control Experience with body jewellery production Alchemy Adornment Benefits Wage starts between $19 - $22 depending on experience, and will be reviewed following a 90 day probationary period Healthcare Benefits following 90 days of hire. A great medical, dental and optical benefits program 10 paid sick days Professional Development/ Workshops Use of our studio for personal work (upon completion of probationary period and with management approval) A great employee discount Freedom of self-expression! Our dress code is very lenient - clothing should be work safe, however we encourage individuality in piercings, tattoos, clothing choices, etc (violent/inappropriate clothing/images/beliefs are excluded and not welcome) Other nice stuff! Charitable Donations: We decide together which organizations to support. Working with nonprofits that help support various causes we care about. A fun, casual work environment Flexible work hours (pending probationary period and management approval) Our team is amazing and we all love working together If you are interested in joining our team please email us! Contact Chelsea or Kasi at email@example.com and include a resume and a cover letter telling us about yourself.
Dana's Goldsmithing, one of Canada’s leading independent Jewellery brands that focuses on custom Jewellery design, is looking for a part time Bench Jeweller. This is a rare opportunity to join a progressive organization that is growing rapidly. If you have the ability to integrate seamlessly into an amazing team who are committed to excellence in quality and service, this role may be for you. POSITION INCLUDES On-site jewellery repairs Assembly and finishing work Casting clean-ups Use of laser welder QUALIFICATIONS Minimum 3 years jewellery repair experience * Bench test required Successful completion of an accredited technical jewellery arts program or similar apprenticeship Good verbal and written English communication skills Organized with attention to detail Team player who is flexible with a willingness to learn Dedicated to continuous learning of the craft. Job Type: Part-time and/or Full-time, Permanent 24-40 hours per week Salary: $25.00-$35.00 per hour Please email resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org