Smooth soldered joints and rough spots, using hand files and emery paper, and polish smoothed areas with polishing wheels.
Position stones and metal pieces, and set, mount, and secure items in place, using setting and hand tools.
Create jewelry from materials such as gold, silver, and platinum.
Make alterations, such as enlarging or reducing ring sizes, soldering rings together.
Clean and polish metal items and jewelry pieces, using jewelers' tools, polishing wheels, and chemical baths.
Mark and drill holes inside rings to center stones according to design specifications.
Examine assembled or finished products to ensure conformance to specifications, using magnifying glasses or precision measuring instruments.
Plate articles such as rings, using rhodium plating.
Engrave our logo, names, and dates on the inside of rings.
Ability to use computer programs.
Inventory management software — Inventory tracking.
4ever2 will train candidates involving both on-the-job experience and informal training with experienced workers. A recognized apprenticeship program may be associated with this occupation.