1st Shift Jewelry Finisher in Owatonna

Owatonna, Minnesota
Job Type
US$ 10.00 per hour
Reference Number
Thompson,Karen, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion is currently looking for a 1st shift Jewelry Finisher of their Owatonna client. Ideal candidate must possess great organizational skills and have a hand for detail with little error. Candidate must have prior jewelry finishing experience.

Job Duties:
1. Clean and polish metal items and jewelry pieces, using jewelers' tools, polishing wheels, and chemical baths
2. Create jewelry from materials such as gold, silver, platinum, and precious or semiprecious stones
3. Cut, shape, and smooth metal pieces, using abrasives, grinding stones
4. Examine assembled or finished products to ensure conformance to specifications
5. Make repairs, such as enlarging or reducing ring sizes, soldering pieces of jewelry
6. Mark, engrave, or emboss designs on metal pieces
7. Plate articles such as jewelry pieces and watch dials
8. Position stones and metal pieces, and set, mount, and secure items in place, using setting and hand tools
9. Alter existing jewelry mountings in order to reposition jewels or to adjust mountings
10. Mark and drill holes in jewelry mountings
11. Smooth soldered joints and rough spots, using hand files and emery paper, and polish it
12. Soften metal to be used in designs by heating it with a gas torch and shape it
13. Burn grooves or crevices in molds in order to correct defects
14. Record the weights and processing times of finished pieces

Working hours: 6:30am to 3pm Monday through Friday

Minimum of five years' experience in jewelry production

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