Apr 19, 2024

Bench Jeweler

Newport Beach, CA - Headquarters
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About Us

Guided by our core values – The Lugano Way – our team embodies a proactive mindset that fuels our drive for success. We work with a people-first mentality and foster an environment of continuous learning and mutual growth. Our ultimate goal? To consistently find a path to YES and deliver remarkable in all we do. Through innovation, teamwork, and collaboration, we bring this to life. Join us in shaping a future of brilliance and endless possibilities.

About You

Your deep experience fabricating, repairing, and assembling fine jewelry pieces has prepared you to take your career to the next level in Lugano’s high-jewelry, luxury environment. You are skilled at collaborating with Production and Workshop teams and working independently as you exceed client expectations through your extraordinary craft. You are agile and ready to pivot in priorities, projects, and meet tight deadlines to deliver one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces 

 What You Will Do

  • Supports daily jobs with filing, polishing, plating, and sizing to create unparalleled pieces for our clients
  • Works with both laser and torch welding with safe handling practices at the forefront
  • Assembles, solders, and repairs different types of chains and clasps
  • Hand fabricates basic jewelry pieces and findings with precision and care
  • Works with precious metals and gemstones, as well as a variety of materials
  • Polishes and assembles raw castings

What You Bring

  • You have experience working on a bench with high jewelry in a manufacturing environment.
  • You’ve mastered basic jewelry fabrication and different types of precious metals.
  • You have a curiosity to add to your knowledge base by becoming versed in new technologies and techniques.
  • You understand the importance of clear, effective communication.
  • Your attention to detail is unwavering. Mise en place has meaning to you.
  • Curiosity is part of who you are. You like finding solutions and when you don’t know something you look for answers.
  • Your high standards drive your commitment to contributing to an excellent client experience.

Pay Transparency

Targeted base compensation is $30/hour plus annual bonus. The total compensation package is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training.

Our Work Environment

Our workplace is clean, orderly, appropriately lighted and ventilated with the proper safety compliance. Noise levels are considered low and daily physical activities are considered light: office work, seldom lifting up to 25 pounds, bending, stooping, kneeling, or walking. Employees must have the stamina to work long hours if assigned. Hours and days of work may vary by position. Reasonable accommodation may be made to allow people with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their job within the environment. 

Our Benefits 

Lugano Diamonds is a fast-growing company with many opportunities for you to master your craft and grow your career. We are proud to offer employees a generous compensation package that includes commission and bonus plans for all employees, multi-option healthcare plans, 401k with match, and paid time off. Join the team and carve your own path to the future. 

Being You at Lugano 

Lugano is committed to creating a diverse work environment that recruits and rewards employees based on capabilities and performance. We are inclusive, celebrate our differences, and welcome a broad range of perspectives and ideas without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Join Our Team – Where People, Leadership, Innovation, and Passion come first.

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