Jeweler Job Description

Jeweler Job Description

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Jeweler provides feedback to team lead and supervisor tto ensure that best practices are followed for the benefit of the of the department.

Jeweler Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective jeweler job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included jeweler job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Comply with all T&CO policies and procedures, departmental processes and best practices, including but not limited to, Internal Audit and Human Resources
Perform other duties to support department objectives and deliverables including but not limited to setting and polishing work as assigned to support departmental objectives and deliverables
Work safely at all times by consistently following safe work procedures for jewelers, all safety procedures required at your work-site
Conducts repairs on jewelry – Perform a quality inspection on all completed repairs to ensure the highest customer service standards are met
Ability to multi-task – You should have the ability to multi-task and want to learn many functions of Jewelry Repair, this includes being able to complete approximately 35 – 40 pieces per day depending upon level of difficulty
Willing and able to train other associates – Training others about jewelry repair and how to maintain all bench tools and equipment
Works in a Safe and Responsible manner – Adheres to all safety related programs and procedures to reduce and eliminate accidents
Maintain Stock – Ensures that gold and silver stock, findings, and loose stones are properly maintained and accounted for by accurately completing paperwork and properly storing materials
Work safely at all times by consistently following safe work procedures, all safety procedures required at the work-site
All work orders must be checked for count

Jeweler Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Education for Jeweler

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the jeweler job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Collage and Associate Degree in Technical, Education, Jewelry, Metalsmithing, Fine Arts, General Education, Gemology, Graduate, Design, Business

Skills for Jeweler

Desired skills for jeweler include:

Jeweler's tools
Handling of diamond and stone material in jewelry production
But not limited to
Jewelry manufacturing and repair techniques and equipment
Understanding of the jewelry industry
8 wastes and participates in collaboration and innovative problem solving
Baguette
Bead and pave
Bezel
Burnish

Desired experience for jeweler includes:

Minimum of 3 years experience in stone setting techniques in precious metals jewelry
Familiar with laser welders for assembly and repair
Skilled polishing precious metals
Must be able to routinely and repetitively lift up to 15 lbs and able to push 50 lbs on wheeled carts
Proficient computer skills utilizing software such as Microsoft Office Suite, , MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Ability to demonstrate a command of theory and contemporary knowledge, and continuing study in field

Jeweler Examples

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Jeweler Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a jeweler. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for jeweler
  • Train to perform various technical repairs of gold and silver jewelry, including but not limited to sizing, re-shanking, soldering, prong and channel repair, polishing, refinishing and stone setting/tightening in various setting styles and gemstone shapes/cuts...including quality control acceptance thereof
  • Stone Tightening
  • Organization - Maintain assigned orders in an organized fashion ensuring that due dates are adhered to
  • Provide assistance as needed throughout the center
  • Contribute to the safe and efficient operation of the workshop
  • Responsible for the detailed soldering of precious metal products
  • Physically fabricate High Jewelry products according to the project delivery timelines
  • Primary responsibilities include identification of fabrication steps to achieve High Jewelry aesthetic and integrity to create unique and statement pieces with diamonds and precious gemstones
  • Expert level knowledge and skills of jewelry making, from concept to creation of complex jewelry, including diamonds and precious stones
  • Ability to create wax and precious metal models from sketches or renderings and experience utilizing and interpreting CAD programs
Qualifications for jeweler
  • Ability to communicate effectively, get along with coworkers and management, and deals with others effectively and professionally under pressure
  • Jewelry Manufacturing Arts (JMA), Graduate Jeweler (GJ) or Graduate Jeweler Gemologist (GJG) diploma preferred
  • Minimum of three years related practical jewelry industry experience is required
  • Work is performed in a designated professional manufacturing classroom workstation and environment
  • Demonstrated proficiency and skill in the areas of sizing, chain repair, prong and stone setting repairs, all types of tone setting, and polishing or other finishing techniques
  • Must be able to complete app
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Jeweler Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a jeweler. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for jeweler
  • Communicate effectively to keep Manager updated on project status, issues, and concerns
  • Review setting request and seek out assistance if clarification is required before starting setting work
  • Work safely at all times by consistently following safe work procedures for Level II Jeweler, all safety procedures required at your worksite
  • Support the physical construction of High Jewelry products repeatable pieces according to the project delivery timelines
  • Use appropriate tooling as required and follow all work instructions and procedures
  • Responsible for the craft of piercing pearls and mounting on jewelry, pearl harvesting and shucking from raw oysters
  • Responsible for pearl measuring, oyster presentation, and up-sell jewelry settings and pre-set jewelry
  • Sell retail merchandise in accordance with his/her specific work assignments
  • Re-stock counter displays and under stock
  • Maintain merchandise counters and displays in a clean, neat, and orderly manner
Qualifications for jeweler
  • Ring sizing
  • Retip prongs
  • Solder rings
  • Simple fabrication
  • Minor bracelet repair/links
  • Channel setting straight channels
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Jeweler Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of jeweler. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for jeweler
  • Ensure that all merchandise is properly and accurately price marked
  • Maintain proper stock levels for location
  • Utilize knowledge of pearl history and sales skills to sell fine jewelry
  • Demonstrate safe work habits when working with machinery and equipment
  • Participate in the implementation of new processes and provide feedback to team lead and supervisor tto ensure that best practices are followed for the benefit of the of the department
  • Work safely at all times by consistently following safe work procedures for postion, all safety procedures required at your worksite
  • Promptly report all incidents and safety issues to your supervisor/manager
  • Transition skills learned to setting precious stones
  • Participate and carry out all assigned tasks and other team requirements
  • Collaborate with other artisans to handcraft high end and one-of-a-kind jewelry products
Qualifications for jeweler
  • Minimum 2 years experience as a production or repair jeweler, stone setter, silversmith or goldsmith, with experience in all aspects of jewelry making or repair
  • Fine arts degree in metalsmithing or related area
  • Technical school diploma
  • Craft or technical course work
  • Command of the English – Written and Spoken
  • Appropriate hand dexterity as indicated by bench assessment
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Jeweler Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of jeweler. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for jeweler
  • Create wax and precious metal models from sketches or renderings
  • Fulfill special design or custom requests
  • Work on raw casted metal to prepare for pre-polishing process
  • Solder gold and platinum heads to rings
  • Pin hole
  • Perform stone setting and setting repairs on all assigned jewelry repairs and remounts according to Tiffany & Co
  • Develop product knowledge and grow technical skills as they apply to the Tiffany quality standards
  • Improving and advising on LEAN improvements
  • Participating in various TM committees, such as Safety and Engagement
  • Participating in various Team Member committees, such as Safety and Engagement
Qualifications for jeweler
  • Ability to sit for long hours
  • Knowledgeable techniques to solder gold, platinum and silver
  • 10+ years of jeweler experience including familiarity with laser welding
  • Knowledge of complex and intricate jewelry construction and polishing precious metal properties
  • Strong bench skills for jewelry and polishing
  • Ability to communicate issues clearly in a team environment
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Jeweler Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of jeweler. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for jeweler
  • Responsible for cast cleaning, assembly and repair of platinum + gold jewelry of all levels of complexity with all types of diamonds and precious stones
  • Ability to follow directions from peer coach and management
  • Responsible for the handling of all diamonds and precious stones ensuring stones are protected at all times to avoid damage
  • Perform other duties as required by the business
  • Immediately notify manager of any discrepancies
  • Comply with security operating procedures
  • Responsible for putting away all materials and work orders before exiting the facility
Qualifications for jeweler
  • Ability to work overtime as business need arises
  • Minimum of 8 years setting experience
  • Experience working with colored stones
  • Experience with setting repair such as prong re-tipping and replacement
  • Deep knowledge in jewelry construction and repair techniques including soldering, laser welding, custom part fabrication
  • Basic verbal and written English communication skills

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