Canadian Gem Inc – Quality Control Assistant

Quality Control
Montreal, Quebec
Posted 7 months ago

Who we are:

Canadian Gem Inc. is a leading North American pearl jewellery manufacturing and distribution company. Based in Montreal, Canada, with an office in Hong Kong, Canadian Gem is a trailblazer in the importation of genuine cultured pearls from Asia and Australia.

Job Category:

Part-time or Permanent, full time, non-unionized position 

Position Summary:

The Quality Control Assistant helps the Quality Control Manager in ensuring that components as well as the finished assembled product adheres to the client’s requested parameters.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Check finished/assembled goods for problems, defects or poor workmanship
  • If a problem is found, inform production worker of specific workmanship issues that need to be fixed.
  • Help in cleaning/fixing certain defects or workmanship issues.
  • Check incoming components for defects
  • Help in ticketing or packaging product when necessary

Education and Experience:

  • No Specific education required but basic English spoken and written skills are a plus.
  • Basic gemology experience preferred but a specific title or certificate not required. Must understand gems and jewellery and know the basics of how to use grading tools such as microscopes or loupes.
  • On the job training will be provided.

Other qualifying skills and abilities

  • Professional work ethic and integrity.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Strong visual acuity
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
  • Strong sense of initiative, autonomy and resourcefulness.

Hours of work: up to 37.5 hrs/week on premises

Starting Salary Range: up to CAD 36,000 – 40,000 per year depending on knowledge/experience


  • Group insurance partially subsidized by employer: medical, dental, life, coverage for dependents.
  • Two-week paid vacation per year; sick and personal days.
  • Employee discount on company products.
  • Downtown Montreal location – easily accessible by public transit

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