We are hiring!

We're you wondering about the work and whimsy of watch repair? Do we have a deal for you!

Shop Assistant, part-time

 

Seeking a reliable and friendly person, able to work well with clients and coworkers. Experience with watches is welcome, but not necessary...we can train you!

Please note: this is not a full-time position! We can't afford that! If you're still interested, please send a resume (if you have one, not required) to info@caliberworkswatchrepair.com. You can also feel free to just email us, use the "contact us" button above, or call to set up an interview.

 

 

Important information:

  • This is a part-time, 20 hours/week position. Must be able to work a fairly consistent combination of Wednesday, Thursday, Friday or Saturday, totaling 20 hours. Store hours are 10-6 Wednesday – Friday, and Saturday 10-2.

  • $20/hour.

  • One week (7 days) paid time off after 90-day probationary period.

 

Job description

Customer service and retail duties, including:

  • Assisting clients with band/strap purchases

  • Guiding clients in the repair process

  • Intake and logging repair work

  • Answering phone

  • Calling clients with updates

  • Light cleaning of retail area

  • Organizing of watch materials

  • Using POS system to complete sales

 

Quartz watch repairs, including:

  • Movement replacements

  • Crystal replacements

  • Stem and crown replacements

  • Cleaning and polishing of cases and bracelets

  • Battery changes

  • Band repairs

  • Other issues that may arise

Potential for mechanical watch repairs, to be determined based on aptitude and interest, including:

  • Complete disassembly for cleaning

  • Case and bracelet refurbishing

  • Timing and regulating movements

  • Complete overhaul services

  • Note: this is NOT a watchmaker position. Watchmakers are like cats, in that they will probably start marking the walls inappropriately if not introduced slowly! And also like cats, they are expensive to maintain and require regular grooming; are prone to angst; and will lure you in with their eyes, only to attack when you are vulnerable.

 

Preferred qualifications:

  • Customer service or retail experience.

  • Interest in watches, or ability to convincingly feign interest in watches while on the clock (so to speak).

  • Organizational skills. God, there is so much to organize...please help.

 

Required qualifications:

  • Honest, reliable and punctual.

  • Friendly, and willing to remain friendly throughout the day.

  • Mechanically inclined, with good hand-eye coordination.

  • Ability to take direction and improve performance as needed.