We are seeking a junior apprentice CAD Technician, to work within a team, making our repeatable range of high end jewellery and assisting with the making of bespoke pieces. Graff uses cutting edge technology including CNC and CAD/CAM alongside traditional techniques in our Mayfair workshops. We are offering a 3 year training apprenticeship during which you will have the opportunity to learn from some of the most skilled and experienced Jewellers in the trade worldwide. After completing the apprenticeship, candidates will have the opportunity to become a CAD designer for one of the world’s most prestigious Jewellers. This is a very rare opportunity and many of the craftsmen you will be learning from have been with Graff for between 15 to 35 years, many of whom started as apprentices themselves.
The Ideal Candidate:
- Some CAD experience would be an advantage but not essential
- GCSEs in Art and Design or Design and Technology an advantage
- Good communication skills, both written and verbal
- Good organisational and time management skills
- Collaborative with excellent team-working skills
- An enthusiastic and professional manner
- Willingness to learn
- Good eye for detail
- Ability to focus on the task at hand
- 25 days holiday per year and bank holidays
- Pension Scheme after a successful 3 month trial
- BUPA private medical insurance after a successful 3 month trial
Successful candidates will be offered a 3 month trial after which the salary will be reviewed depending on skills and performance demonstrated. To apply, please send your covering letter and CV to us by using the application form below.
Graff was founded as a family business and remains family-run, even today, as a global brand. Our devotion to this family ethos extends to our customers. We become, for however brief, part of some of the most important moments in their lives. We welcome our customers into a rare universe, inviting them to discover the most fabulous jewels in the world, and we ensure that every interaction with and experience of the Graff brand is, much like our diamonds, flawless.
From the founders, to the designers, to the craftsmen, to the staff in-boutique, Graff has developed a dedicated team of experts. We support our employees so that they can innovate and evolve, while nurturing their talent and developing their expertise. If you’re looking to join a world-class team at the forefront of cutting and polishing innovation, pioneering design and remarkable retail expansion, we invite you to connect with us.
With 60 boutiques across the globe, the opportunities at Graff are far-reaching and ever-changing. Whether in a regional role working in one of our boutiques, or working in our Mayfair atelier at the Graff headquarters, we adhere to the same ethos: providing luxury, quality, and unrivalled beauty and rarity to our clients worldwide. Graff is a business that burgeoned from the dreams of just one young man, blossoming over 60 years into an authority on diamonds. We hope to offer the same opportunity to all of our employees, helping them reach their full potential within our global network, across manufacturing, design and creation, marketing, security, retail and brand management.
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