We are seeking a SENIOR GOLDSMITH/JEWELLER to join our team
Orton Jewellery is a design lead workshop and showroom, with an emphasis on high quality one-off commissions. Established in 2002, the shop is situated in the beautiful historic town of Bradford-on-Avon. We are a dynamic company which generously rewards hard work and dedication. The well equipped workshop has recently been refitted to provide a fresh and efficient working environment.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Creating fine jewellery to fulfil client commissions, masters and one-of-a-kind stock pieces. Including setting
Repairs and alterations to fine jewellery and object de art
Training junior goldsmiths
The ideal candidate will have:
A minimum of 5 years mounting experience at the bench
A high degree of skill producing fine jewellery in both traditional and contemporary styles, within reasonable timeframes
Experience setting high value diamonds, and a broad range of gemstones
An efficient and organised approach to their work
A keen eye for detail and an enthusiasm for sharing their skills with junior members of staff
A presentable and personable demeanour
Good communication skills
All suitable candidates will be required to demonstrate their bench skills during the assessment process.
Salary will be commensurate to experience. We are eager to negotiate and attractive package for the right candidate.
Please send a CV with cover letter to:
6-7 Market Street