Workshop Assistant

Workshop Assistant

Reports to: Head of Production

Salary: $15.00 - $18.00 per hour

Location: 3345 La Cienega Place, Los Angeles, California

Applications Due: January 2019

Interviews: Upon Request

Start Date: February 1, 2019

Company Overview:

Dom Vetro is an American eyewear manufacturer, producing optical frames using the highest standards of quality and craftsmanship. All of our frames are handcrafted by our small team of specialists and each frame is made to order. Our motto, “every pair is personal,” reinforces the care and attention we put into every product and the integrity of our process from beginning to end.

Job Summary

An opportunity has arisen for a Workshop Assistant it is important that candidates have a high attention to details and produce the product to the requested and desired finish.

Key Responsibilities

  • Carry out the planned work load

  • Assemble customer orders with an acute attention to detail

  • Work proactively as a member of the production team

  • Maintain the cleanliness and tidiness of the workshop

  • Observe safe working practices at all times

  • Health and Safety adherence

  • Daily operation of machine tools

  • Accurate measurement activities including limited adjustments and setting up under direction.

  • Inventory management duties.


  • Participate in promoting a team approach at all times

  • Be polite, courteous and supportive to all team members

  • Work in accordance with training and agreed policies, practices and procedures

  • Take ownership of role and suggest improvements

  • Listen carefully to others and check to ensure understanding

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Experience in a workshop (woodworking, sculpting, jewelry making, etc.) or manufacturing environment, including use of machines, power tools and precision measuring instruments

  • Ability to comply with instructions.

  • Capacity to learn new skills quickly

  • Physically capable of performing workshop duties including lifting and moving.

  • Organizational and problem solving skills

  • Strong inter-personal skills (friendly, caring, patient)