Do you have a passion for fine jewelry and the desire to expand your knowledge of the overall jewelry industry? Then set your sights on a career at Heritage Auctions, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with offices in New York, Chicago, Beverly Hills, London, Hong Kong, and other cities. Heritage Auctions is the largest auction house founded in the U.S. and serves more than 40 different auction categories including, Coins, Sports, Comics, Historical, Jewelry, Fine & Decorative Art, Wine, and many more.
LOCATION: South of Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, NW corner of W. Airport Freeway (Hwy. 183) and Valley View Lane
SUMMARY: The Cataloger will assist the Fine Jewelry Department by examining and evaluating jewelry for over 65 auctions held yearly. This position will provide a great opportunity to learn about antique, estate, and period jewelry, as well as the auction industry.
SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Proficiency in the identification of gemstones and diamonds using tools provided; microscope, polariscope, refractometer, etc.
Ability to test and properly identify metal
Proficiency in calculating weights of mounted diamonds/gemstones
Proficiency in Microsoft applications, specifically Word and Excel
Excellent writing and/or cataloging skills
Strong researching skills in a high production environment
Demonstrated prioritization skills and ability to meet deadlines
Heritage Auctions welcomes and encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, mature workers, and persons with disabilities. EOE.