Part-time Assay Office Assistants, London - £19,342 pro rata
The Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office is a commercial business responsible for the hallmarking of precious metals since 1300.
We are now seeking two permanent Assistants to work part-time at an offsite facility in Central London, applying laser hallmarks to jewellery items. Each post will cover for the other during holiday periods.
- Selection, checking and retrieval of software onto the laser
- Selection of tooling to permit correct positioning of marks
- Correct setting up and use of laser
- Use of cleaning apparatus.
Whilst no formal qualifications are required, the successful applicant will have a good knowledge of computers, good eyesight (aided or unaided) as well as good hand/eye coordination.
You must also be conscious at all times of the security of items for marking and of the need to adhere to safe working practices.
Experience in a craft-based environment will be an advantage. Knowledge of the jewellery trade would also be beneficial.
To apply, email your CV and a covering letter with outlining why you think you meet our needs to Clive Painter, Personnel Manager at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 24 April 2017