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:

Lee Orton
Orton Jewellery
6-7 Market Street
BA15 1LH