Employment opportunity for a experienced craftsperson skilled in all
phases of hand construction, casting and gem setting. We are
designer-goldsmiths and gemologists with twenty years in the same
location specializing in hand fabrication and fine colored
We are looking for a creative person who enjoys a
challenge and takes pride in producing pieces of fine hand
We are not a repair or job shop. R. W. Wise is a vertically
integrated European style atelier located in the beautiful Berkshire
mountains of Massachusetts just a mile from the Tanglewood Music
Festival. Lenox is a small historic New England town with an
international reputation and clientele. Lenox is known for its
culture, beauty and for its excellent public school system.
We have a busy retail business from July through December and spend
the balance of the year designing and producing fine hand fabricated
pieces to stock the gallery. You will work in a modern shop under
the direction of a master smith and a Graduate Gemologist. A visit
to our online gallery will give you the flavor of what we do.
We are a small shop. If you are an experienced journeyman or master
craftsman with good design and technical skills interested in
practicing your craft in a small town rural setting, call or send us
your resume. We offer a competitive salary, medical and retirement
This position is currently available and we anticipate filling it by
spring 2006. We are not in a position to sponsor foreign applicants
unless they have a work permit. Please email or mail resume to
Richard W. Wise:
R. W. Wise, Goldsmiths, Inc.
81 Church Street
Lenox, Ma. 01240
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