Gem And Diamond Worker Interview Questions

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Interview Question #1:

What are the main job duties and responsibilities of "gem and diamond worker" employee?


Gem and diamond worker responsibilities are to examine gem surfaces and internal structures, using polariscopes, refractometers, microscopes, and other optical instruments, to differentiate between stones, to identify rare specimens, or to detect flaws, defects, or peculiarities affecting gem values; examine gems during processing to ensure accuracy of angles and positions of cuts or bores, using magnifying glasses, loupes, or shadowgraphs; estimate wholesale and retail value of gems, following pricing guides, market fluctuations, and other relevant economic factors; assign polish, symmetry, and clarity grades to stones, according to established grading systems; identify and document stones' clarity characteristics, using plot diagrams; advise customers and others on the best use of gems to create attractive jewelry items; examine diamonds or gems to ascertain the shape, cut, and width of cut stones, or to select the cuts that will result in the biggest, best quality stones; immerse stones in prescribed chemical solutions to determine specific gravities and key properties of gemstones or substitutes; secure gems or diamonds in holders, chucks, dops, lapidary sticks, or blocks for cutting, polishing, grinding, drilling, or shaping; hold stones, gems, dies, or styluses against rotating plates, wheels, saws, or slitters in order to cut, shape, slit, grind, or polish them; dismantle lapping, boring, cutting, polishing, and shaping equipment and machinery in order to clean and lubricate it; select shaping wheels for tasks, and mix and apply abrasives, bort, or polishing compounds; measure sizes of stones' bore holes and cuts to ensure adherence to specifications, using precision measuring instruments; sort rough diamonds into categories based on shape, size, color, and quality; place stones in clamps on polishing machines, and polish facets of stones, using felt-covered or canvas-covered polishing wheels and polishing compounds such as tripoli and rouge; locate and mark drilling or cutting positions on stones or dies, using diamond chips and power hand tools; replace, true, and sharpen blades, drills, and plates; split gems along pre-marked lines in order to remove imperfections, using blades and jewelers' hammers; regulate the speed of revolutions and reciprocating actions of drilling mechanisms; secure stones in metal mountings, using solder; lap girdles on rough diamonds, using diamond girdling lathes; regrind drill points, and advance drill cutting points according to specifications for channel depths and shapes.

Interview Question #2:

What are the skills required from gem and diamond worker employee in order to success in his work?


Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance, Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times, Talking to others to convey information effectively, Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems, Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.

Interview Question #3:

Describe the abilities you have in order to work with us as gem and diamond worker?


I have the ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer), make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects, keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position, match or detect differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness, tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.

Interview Question #4:

What are the knowledge elements you obtained from your education, training and work experience would support your gem and diamond worker career?


The knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction, raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods, the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar, arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications, principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.

Interview Question #5:

How would you describe (gem and diamond worker or your) needed work style?


My work style matching exactlty what cashier job requires by: being honest and ethical, being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks, being reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations, persistence in the face of obstacles, developing one's own ways of doing things, guiding oneself with little or no supervision, and depending on oneself to get things done.

Other gem and diamond worker interview questions to expect:

Tell about yourself and why you think you are successful gem and diamond worker?

Why do you like to work as gem and diamond worker?

What could you do not like to work as gem and diamond worker?

What are your future steps after experience you'll gain from your gem and diamond worker job?

As gem and diamond worker, what training courses or extra education that you think will improve your work performance?

What salary do you expect you'll get from being gem and diamond worker employee?

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