The Career Search Engine service is the largest free online employment database in our industry, according to GIA Career Services Advisor, Anna Hayman. More than 7,000 industry jobs have been posted since it was launched in 2000.
Employers post open job notices on the GIA Career Search Engine and reach people from all over the world interested in a career in the gem and jewelry industry.
The Career Search Engine is free, open to anyone and is continuously updated with new gem and jewelry career listings. The jobs range from entry-level to executive titles and vary widely in description. The available positions span the world, from the
Available careers include jewelry buyers, appraisers, business development associates, vice presidents, marketing creative directors and more. Some of the companies listing positions include: Damiani, Blue Nile, Inc., Stuller, Inc. and Tiffany & Co.
The Institute’s Jewelry Career Fair recently held in
“We had a phenomenal showing of 30 companies who recruited at Career Fair, offering a wide array of career opportunities,” said Kimmel. “For the job seekers who were unable to attend Career Fair, some of those positions offered at the event and more are available for application on the Career Search Engine.”
For job seekers, the GIA Career Search Engine can be found online at www.gia.edu/_webapps/education/jobsearch/index.cfm. Employers interested in listing positions for free on this engine can visit www.gia.edu/educational-programs/careers-in-gems-jewelry/for-employers/index.html.