Thank you to everyone who applied! We have filled our positions.

We’re looking for a Part Time Sales Associate and a Product Photographer!

Part time Retail Sales Associate:

We are looking for a Sales Associate with a minimum of 1 – 3 years of retail experience and 18 years of age.

  • Qualities we are looking for: Someone who is organized, energetic, friendly, honest, self-motivated and reliable. We would prefer someone with knowledge and interest in our products, although we do train. We would like someone who is excellent customer relations, is detail oriented, and has proficient knowledge of Microsoft Word and Social Media.
  • You will need to learn about our extensive inventory including Minerals, Rocks, Fossils, Meteorites, Gemstones, Jewelry, etc. in all their different forms.
  • Details of Position: This is a part-time position, but there is an opportunity to become a full time position. The schedule is not definite at this time however we do require most Saturdays. Our current store hours are as follows: Monday – Friday 10 am – 6 pm and Saturday 10 am – 5 pm.
  • Duties will include: Assisting customers, cleaning, straightening, and organizing of store, restocking, typing store labels and displays, polishing jewelry, posting on social media, and other duties.

Product Photographer:

We are looking for a Product Photographer with a minimum of 1 – 3 years of photography experience and 18 years of age.

  • Responsibilities include: Photographing gems, minerals, and jewelry items ranging in sizes. General edit of all images – exposure, shadows, contrast (no fine editing required). Upload/delivery of edited JPEGs to within one week of photoshoot date.
  • What we’re looking for: Product Photography OR current college student experience required. Portfolio of product photography work demonstrating understanding of lighting and styling capabilities.  Your own photography equipment is mandatory as well as the potential for any external lighting kits (does not have to be large/extensive). A positive attitude and someone who is detail-oriented!
  • This position does not have set hours! 

You can apply for both positions below, on or in our store.

We look forward to reviewing your applications,
Your Team at Gary’s Gem Garden

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