Next show// Aug 25: Ottawa Farmer's Market @ Lansdowne // Studio closed from Aug 23-Sept 3; all orders will ship after sept 3

We're Hiring: junior production Assistant

Strut Jewelry Junior Production Assistant - Part Time

Strut Jewelry is a small locally owned and operated artisan jewelry company founded in 2009, and our aesthetic focuses on modern, wearable design for eclectic stylish people. The brand is sold locally and across Canada, as well as online and at in-person events, shows and markets.

We are currently looking for a junior production assistant to help with various tasks. This is a 2-3 day/week daytime in-studio position only, and our studio is located in Orleans, ON. Ability to work with us in the studio is a requirement.

The ideal candidate is organized and detail oriented, is equally comfortable making tags, assembling necklaces or soldering rings, has some experience in jewelry production or a related hands-on creative field, understands jewelry & basic jewelry construction, can work quickly but understands that doing the job correctly is of first and foremost importance.

Position tasks include:

  • Assisting designer & senior production assistant with metalsmithing sterling silver and gold-fill jewelry including but not limited to: cutting metal using jeweler's tools, soldering using torches, finishing using files, a Dremel, tumbler, etc.
  • Assembling jewelry to create finished pieces from our existing line (adding silversmithed pendants to chain for example).
  • Tagging, bagging, organizing & tracking inventory and supplies
  • Other administrative duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Excellent attention to detail, organized, efficient and thorough
  • Ability and experience using jeweler's metalsmithing tools
  • This position requires at minimum basic metalsmithing skills
  • Willingness to learn in a positive, upbeat environment

Interested? Email your resume and a cover letter outlining how you fit the position to info@strutjewelry.com with subject line "Junior Production Assistant".

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