Tiffany & Co.

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Setter - Tiffany Workshop

Setter - Tiffany Workshop

Req # 
33864
Location 
US-NY-Pelham
Posted Date 
10/27/2017
Category 
Jewelers/Crafts/Artisans

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Overview

Superior ability and skills to set all type of fine setting work in platinum, gold and white gold metals according with Tiffany & Co. aesthetic and quality standards. Ability to evaluate and recommend stone layouts in metal for new products. Maintaining a minimum of stones breakage and loss while consistently producing superior diamond and color stone setting.

 

The estimated start date for this position is January 2018.

Responsibilities

 

  • Set diamonds and color stones using pave, burnishing, bead, channel, fancy prong, cut-down and bright cut setting techniques.
  • Inspect mountings 100% prior to setting and review work after setting completion.
  • Count and record individual daily production results, verify accuracy of work orders, reconcile all stones used in work orders, and notify supervisor of discrepancies.
  • Verify the accuracy of work orders in terms of but not limited to: tracking location, CODC if applicable, high value components.
  • Work safely at all times by consistently following safe work procedures for Setters as well as all safety procedures required at your work-site. Promptly report all incidents and safety issues to your supervisor.

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Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

 

  • High School Diploma.
  • 10+ years’ diamond and colored stone setting experience – preferably working with high end and/or one-of-a-kind jewelry.
  • Demonstrated Knowledge/experience of a Laser Welder Machine.
  • Extensive experience working with diverse materials (e.g., platinum, yellow gold, white gold) and gemstones/diamonds
  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively interact with customers and multiple staff levels.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal skills and partnership skills.  
  • Professional work ethic demonstrative of exceptional customer service, compliance with all company policies and procedures including but not limited to safety, confidentiality, security; attendance.
  • Must be flexible to adapt to changing priorities and willing to change responsibilities within the department as needed by the business.
  • Technical understanding of polishing and jewelry manufacturing techniques.
  • Significant experience with performing and troubleshooting setting repairs.
  • Flexibility to work overtime and/or modified work schedules as needed by the business.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Gemological Certification (Diamond and Colored Gemstones).
  • Proficiency using MS Office programs (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point).
  • Jewelry/Manufacturing industry experience.