We are currently looking to fill the following position(s):

 

FULL TIME BENCH JEWELER

We are looking to hire full time bench jewelers to make our Catbird jewelry line.

Requirements include:

  • strong bench jeweler skills (soldering, polishing, assembly)
  • casting finishing
  • attention to details a must
  • efficient time management and ability to multitask
  • stone setting experience is a plus 

Must have excellent communication skills since you will be working as part of a team. We are a growing company that produces a large amount of jewelry, you must be willing to embrace repetition as a challenge or mantra. FT position is five days a week in our jewelry studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Email a resumé, cover letter, and images of your work. Please make sure “JEWELER APPLICATION” is in the subject line.


PHOTOGRAPHER, PT

We are looking for an in-house photographer to come in weekly - 2 or 3 days a week on a scheduled basis at our sun-filled Brooklyn office. The work runs the gamut from product shots for our website, to styled shots for advertising, to photoshoots with a model, to on-body jewelry shots using our staff...plus more.

We are looking for someone who is

  • easy to get along with
  • has a passion for photography, lighting and capturing the perfect shot
  • preferably loves, or at least really appreciates, jewelry
  • understands following guidelines, but is also interested in pushing the boundaries
  • can work both collaboratively, and as a self-starter
  • has ideas to offer on their own

Musts/Responsible for

  • Styling experience
  • Attention to detail
  • File prep/Organization

Plus

  • Jewelry experience
  • Retouching skills
  • Videography skills (iphone, styled, mood etc)
  • Smartphone photography/social media experience
  • Product photography experience

Please email a resumé as well as a cover letter and a link to a portfolio and your Instagram handle (if you have one!).  Please put "PT PHOTOGRAPHER POSITION" in the subject line. This is currently a temporary position.


QUALITY CONTROL COORDINATOR

We are looking for an action and quality oriented person to join our Quality Control team. The ideal candidate will have past experience working in quality inspection in a related field and have experience in process improvement and implementing creative solutions to solve problems. Must have an eye for detail and be ambitious. And be magic.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Ensure that hundreds of pieces of jewelry produced in house daily are inspected to meet established quality standards.
  • Work with training to establish information feedback loop
  • Work with training to identify quality standards
  • Communicate training and material deficiencies with Quality and Development Manager
  • Create quality documentation and communicate to team (and get them to adopt and use)
  • Develop tools for consistency and speed in reviewing work
  • Develop methods of information collection and use to increase the studio’s output quality overall

Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of jewelry, including metals, stones, settings, etc
  • No jewelry production background necessary
  • 2-3 years experience in quality control in a relevant industry
  • Strong computer skills
  • Must have excellent communication skills since you will be working as part of a team in a fast paced jewelry studio.

Other 

  • Room for growth
  • Management experience a plus.
  • Excellent employment perks and environment

This is a full time position. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please email resumé and cover letter and please write "QC Coordinator" in the subject line. 


FULL TIME STONE SETTER

We are looking to hire a full time bench jeweler with strong stone setting skills in our Williamsburg studio.

Requirements include:

  • 2-4 years stone setting experience is a must
  • strong bench jeweler skills (soldering, polishing, assembly)
  • casting finishing
  • attention to details a must
  • efficient time management and ability to multitask  

Must have excellent communication skills since you will be working as part of a team. We are a growing company that produces a large amount of jewelry, you must be willing to embrace repetition as a challenge or mantra. FT position is five days a week in our jewelry studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Email a resumé, cover letter, and images of your work. Please make sure “STONE SETTER APPLICATION” is in the subject line.

If you are interested in joining our team but don't see a position listed that you are suited for please email us! Please include a resumé and tell us a lot about yourself. 

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