Recruiters-Carlsbad Career Fair


Thank you for your interest. Due to GIA’s sixth International Gemological Symposium, October 7-9 2018 in Carlsbad, GIA will not be holding GIA Jewelry Career Fair and Open House at the Carlsbad campus in 2018. Learn more about Symposium at
GIA Jewelry Career Fair and Open House will return to Carlsbad in October 2019.

No matter your professional aspirations, you’ll probably find a company looking to hire someone like you at GIA Jewelry Career Fair. You’ll have the opportunity to meet with recruiters from more than 30 companies looking to hire. Past recruiters include companies like Leo Hamel, Ben Bridge, Mark Schneider, Sterling Jewelers, Zales, and many others.

Below you can view the recruiters that attended for 2017 career fair.

Recruiters Scheduled to Attend:

Almod Diamonds/ Diamonds International
New York, NY

Diamonds International is the largest loose diamonds and fine jewelry retailer in the Caribbean, Mexico, and Alaska with approximately 130 locations. Diamonds International is a sight holder of diamonds and tanzanite.

Retail Sales
Jewelry Design/Factory

Beads, Crystals and More
Encinitas, CA

Top gem, bead and crystal retailer. Unique gems are our specialty.

Sales/Customer Service - Part-time
Beading Class Instructor

Ben Bridge Jewelers
Headquarters in Seattle, WA

Ben Bridge Jeweler associates embody passion, creativity, and strong communication skills. In every interaction your ability to develop meaningful conversations will create positive experiences for our customers and encourage lifelong relationships for all of their jewelry endeavors. We provide our customers with jewelry they will continue to love throughout their life – jewelry that grows more perfect over time.

Retail Sales Associates

Bhindi Jewelers
Artesia, CA

For the past 80 years back in the Fiji Islands, to its current development today, the Bhindi family has become veteran masters in the gold, diamond and luxury timepiece industry.Bhindi jewelry can be found on everyone, from brides to Hollywood celebrities. Currently, Bhindi has four locations: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Glendale, and Atlanta.

Sales, Arteria/Cerritos
Sales, Glendale
Assistant Inventory controller, Cerritos
Assistant Inventory controller, Glendale

Brilliant Earth
San Francisco, CA

Founded in 2005, Brilliant Earth is one of the fastest growing ecommerce jewelers in the world, and the leader in ethical origin fine jewelry. We are a team of dedicated individuals with a common goal of creating a more sustainable, transparent, and compassionate jewelry industry.

Customer Experience / Sales Associate
Customer Service
Staff Gemologist; Support

Charles Koll Jewellers
San Diego, CA

Business to consumer custom design house with full onsite manufacturing.

Design/Sales Associate – Full Time

Copper Canary
Carlsbad, CA

Copper Canary is a fine jewelry boutique located in downtown Carlsbad specializing in antique jewelry dating back to the 1700's. We are best known for both our antique bridal as well as our re-imagining concept of antique jewelry to design more wearable pieces out items like brooches and pins.


Diamonds Direct USA, Inc.
Nationwide, USA

Diamonds Direct is the fastest growing jewelry store in the US. We not only focus on delivering high quality jewelry at the right price, but we are dedicated to creating a luxury experience for our customers.

Bench Jewelers

Direct Jewelry
Los Angeles, CA

Direct Jewelry is a professional group of private jewelers in the US. We are opening doors to the jewelry industry for individuals all over the country.

Private Jeweler

ED Marshall, Inc.
Scottsdale, AZ

ED Marshall Jewelers has been in business for over 45 years and is one of the leaders in jewelry manufacturing, design and service with five on site gold smiths and one of the largest selections of high grade diamonds and colored stones in Arizona.

Sales Associate
Jewelry Designer
Estate Buyer
Diamond Appraiser

Ely & Company Fancy Diamonds, Inc.
Beverly Hills, CA

Our company was founded by Eli Noor who has dedicated a lifetime to collecting and offering some of the world’s rarest and most precious fancy colored diamonds.

Sales – Part-Time and Full Time (Graduate Gemologist credential preferred)

Los Angeles, CA

Custom jewelry design and manufacturing.

CAD Jewelry Designer
Hand Sketcher
Customer Service Associate

Newport Beach, CA

GemFind is a privately held, Newport Beach, California-based company with international team members working throughout the world, bringing together a powerful combination of gem and jewelry industry expertise with technical know-how. GemFind’s range of services has become the global gem and jewelry industry’s single source for online services, from mobile apps to inventory management solutions to comprehensive digital marketing packages and content creation.

Inside Technical Sales

Generales & Generales
Toluca Lake, CA

Our mission statement is simple, since 1969, our family-owned business has been providing fine custom-made jewelry with reliable and courteous service. Our services include jewelry repair, watch repair and appraisal service.

Assistant Manager

Carlsbad, CA

GIA's mission is to ensure the public trust in gems and jewelry by upholding the highest standards of integrity, academics, science, and professionalism through education, research, laboratory services, and instrument development.

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Giraux Fine Jewelry
San Francisco, CA

Giraux is the premier jewelry design company in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Store Manager
Super Sales Associate

Helzberg Diamonds
Locations throughout the USA

Helzberg Diamonds is committed to providing you with the best service, education and overall quality for your diamond jewelry purchase. Our elite AGS membership and industry-leading GIA certification demonstrate our commitment to serving customers with professionalism and integrity, and our Jewelry Guarantee is our promise to stand behind the quality of your purchase and make sure you are completely satisfied with your entire shopping experience.

Since 1915 Helzberg Diamonds® has been committed to providing our customers with unparalleled customer service, industry expertise, custom jewelry and engagement rings that makes that special someone say, "I Am Loved." We're proud that customers like you trust Helzberg with some of the most important diamond and jewelry purchases of your lives. Helzberg Diamonds jewelry stores are part of Berkshire Hathaway, a company known for setting the example for positive business ethics.

Full Time Sales
Part Time Sales
Seasonal Sales

Heritage Appraisers
Beachwood, OH

Jewelry appraisal company providing in-store while clients wait service.

Jewelry Appraiser (Full and part time; travel required) 
Paid Jewelry Appraiser Apprentice (Beachwood, OH)

Hubert Gems
Los Angeles

Based and founded in Los Angeles since 1988, Hubert is one of the very few jewelers who are involved with every aspect of jewelry making, from start to finish.

Sales Representative on Luxury Cruise Ships

Jennifer Pusenkoff

Fine Designer Jewelry Couture. International collection to be launched in 2018. Operations in the US and Germany.

(Master) Jeweler/Setter
CAD/CAM Developer
Prouction Assistant
E-Commerce Associate
Administratie Assistant
Executive Assistant
Sales Manager
Marketing/Social Media Manager

Leo Hamel Fine Jewelers
San Diego, CA

Leo Hamel Fine Jewelers is an upscale jewelry store that has been serving San Diego County for over 35 years. We buy, sell and repair new and vintage watches and jewelry.

Estate Buyer
Sales Assistant
Sales Professional
Master Bench Jeweler

Leonard Craft Co.
Santa Ana, CA

Leonard Craft Co. manufactures jewelry and gift products.

Wax Carver
Bench Jeweler
Production Wax Injector

Mark Schneider Designs
Long Beach, CA

Award winning jewelry designer Mark Schneider specializes in contemporary designs.

Jewelry Designer Intern
Luxury Retail Sales (Long Beach Flagship Store)

Nar Wong Jewelers
San Gabriel, CA

Since 1979, Nar Wong Jewelry, Inc. has an unwavering passion for what we do. Identifying the most exquisitely beautiful, extremely rare diamonds and gemstones and turning them into works of art with inspired designs and impeccable craftsmanship.

Staff Gemologist

Nathan Alan Jewelers
Costa Mesa, CA

Nathan Alan Jewelers is noted for creating beautiful, unique custom work, earning the accolades and referrals of both clients and other jewelers alike. Exceptional quality, timeless design and personalized service are key reasons why Nathan Alan Jewelers has been the premier independent jeweler in South Coast Plaza for over 28 years.

Sales - South Coast Plaza

Ozel Jewelers of Redlands
Redlands, CA

A full-service, family-owned jewelry store servicing the Redlands, CA community for over 30 years.

Bench Jeweler (Full Time)
Sales Associate (Part Time)

PPI Group
Headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, FL

The PPI Group help cruise ship guests find luxurious shopping ashore.

Shopping Presenter at Sea

Rahaminov Diamonds
Los Angeles, CA

Rahaminov Diamonds is an internationally recognized diamond house known for its timeless jewelry and impressive diamond inventory. Our exquisite designs showcase rare and important diamonds, brought to life through unparalleled craftsmanship with attention to detail. We believe that the diamond is as rare as the woman who wears it; a sentiment that stems from the fact that our pieces are designed for women by women. At Rahaminov Diamonds, the diamond inspires the design.

Jewelry Production Assistant

Robbins Brothers
Stores in Arizona, California, Texas and Washington

To create the best most memorable engagement ring shopping experience through quality product and trustworthy service; and to nurture those relationships for life.

Experienced Sales Professional
Customer Experience Representative
Jewelry Buyer
Merchandise Processor

Shane Co.
Locations throughout the USA

Shane Co. specializes in engagement rings, wedding rings, loose diamonds, and fashion jewelry with diamonds, rubies, sapphires, and pearls. We are America’s largest family-owned retail jeweler and have been in business since 1971.

Apprentice Jeweler
Bench Jeweler

Shy Creation
Los Angeles, CA

2017 JCK’s Jewelers Choice Award grand prize winner, Shy Creation is a brand leader in exciting diamond fashion, bridal and men's jewelry. The company experienced exponential growth and is looking for motivated team members to be part of this amazing journey. We are based in downtown Los Angeles.

Inside Sales and Customer Service Representative
Quality Control Supervisor
Merchandising Manager

Signet Jewelers
Stores Nationwide

Signet Jewelers, a leader in the retail jewelry industry, with 3600+ stores nationwide, including Kay Jewelers, Zales, Piercing Pagoda and Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry, has exciting career opportunities for you. We view our employees as our greatest resource, and believe that you need to enjoy your job to be successful.

Retail Sales - Full time
Retail Sales - Part time

Shop LC
Headquarters in Austin, TX

Shop LC is a home shopping network, family where our purpose is to deliver joy daily, direct to you, 24/7/365. Whether you're shopping for beautiful jewelry, trendy new accessories, skincare products, home décor or more, we're confident we will deliver joy through our products.

Business Analyst
Content Writer- Intern
Customer Service Agent
Customer Advisor-Personal Shopper
Direct Reponse Business Manager
Director Of Marketing
Director Of Human Resources
Host Marketing Assistant
Marketing Specialist, Merchandising
Assistant Network Administartor
Returns Associate
Visual Stylist
Warehouse Associate P/T (Overnight)
Warehouse Manager (Overnight)


Stuller is one of the largest jewelry manufacturing facilities in North America. We provide a complete range of products and services for jewelry professionals. Stuller's core product categories include: bridal, mountings, jewelry, diamonds, gemstones, findings, metals, tools, supplies, and digital solutions. Our global headquarters are located in Lafayette Louisiana.


The Loan Companies
Beverly Hills, CA

The Loan Companies is an upscale collateral lending institution specializing in large pawn loans against gold and platinum jewelry, diamonds, luxury watches, fine art, rare handbags and unique memorabilia. We are seeking candidates for our Beverly Hills and Costa Mesa locations.​

Loan Officer - Beverly Loan Company (Beverly Hills, CA)
Loan Officer- Jewelry-N-Loan (Costa Mesa, CA)

The RealReal
Secaucus, NJ

The RealReal provides the largest selection of authenticated luxury items including men’s and women’s fashion, fine jewelry & watches, and fine art & home. Consignors earn 60-70% of the sale price and items sell quickly. Its free in-home pickup service is available in 20+ major cities across the US. The fine jewelry & watch valuation offices in select cities offer people free valuations on their pieces from the company’s professional gemologists. In 2015, The RealReal was named to the Business of Fashion 500 list, which recognized companies reshaping the global fashion industry, and was awarded the ‘Game Changer’ award by W Magazine and Decoded Fashion.

Fine Jewelry & Watches Specialists

Tiffany & Co.
New York, NY

Tiffany & Co... the name instills images of Beauty, Romance and the iconic Blue Box. It is a Symbol of Excellence. For 180 years, Tiffany has created a legacy of exquisite designs and romantic ideals. Tiffany & Co.'s rich heritage of celebrated artists, historic milestones and magnificent jewelry creates the foundation from which our employees build upon each day.

Sales Professionals
Operations Professionals
Quality Assurance
Customer Service Representatives
Various Other

New York, NY

In the late 1990s, a group of creative designers decided to establish a jewelry and accessories business that would set itself apart, a new brand that would break away from existing trends and impose its own philosophy and personality. Inspired by everyday details in the world that surrounds them, our designers create objects with personality, amazing our public season after season with aesthetically unmistakable jewels.

Part-Time Sales Key Holders
Full-Time Key Holders