EXPERIENCED GOLDSMITH

EXPERIENCED GOLDSMITH POSITION

FLEXI-TIME | MINIMUM 3 DAYS PER WEEK | POSTED 19.01.19

As Stonechat is getting busier and busier, we are on the lookout for an experienced goldsmith.  This exciting position will also include looking after our lovely customers and getting involved in the many, many varied aspects of running a contemporary jewellery business.  Stonechat is a wonderful place to be – there is great variety and no two days are the same!

This is an amazing opportunity for someone who has goldsmithing experience and wants to push their jewellery making skills in a busy retail environment.

To be a part of the Stonechat team, we would like you to have:

Workshop

  • At least 3 years’ experience handcrafting jewellery from precious metals
  • Previous formal or on-the-job goldsmithing training
  • An eye for detail
  • An ability to follow working drawings
  • Experience in customer service and/or retail
  • An ability to work under pressure and with an audience (our in-house workshop is open to the public at all times)
  • Problem solving skills and be able to think outside the box
  • An ability to take instruction but also have the initiative to work independently
  • Good organisational skills and be a tidy worker
  • Good time management skills

Personal skills

  • Energy, dynamism and enthusiasm as well as a love of jewellery
  • Good interpersonal skills and be well presented
  • Fluent English and be computer literate
  • An ability to work as part of a team
  • Availability to work at the weekend

Desirable

  • Experience in remodelling old jewellery
  • Stonesetting experience
  • An aptitude for sketching
  • Experience in repair work

Does this sound like you? And do you like what you’ve read about the Stonechat team and our growing business?  Send us a copy of your CV to growingtheteam@stonechatjewellers.ie  – don’t forget to let us know why you think you are perfect for the job!  Please also include up to 3 images of pieces of jewellery you have made.

We promise to get in touch with all applicants.  A bench test is part of our interview process.  As we value the individual skills that each person brings to the team, salaries are offered based on experience.

We’re hoping to recruit as soon as possible so don’t delay!