Laser Machine Operator Diamond

Sawing Machine Operator Diamond

Diamond Cutting Operator

Laser Diamond Machine Operator

Laser Cutting Machine Operator

Minimum 12th

On-the-job training in rough cutting and laser operations

Certified training for Laser Supervisor (programme aligned to G&J/Q 4404 released by the Gem & Jewellery Skills Council of India)

Minimum of 3 yearsexperience in laser sawing

The tasks a Laser Supervisor is expected to perform include

Monitoring the running of day-to-day work flow and processes of the laser cutting department

Dexterity of the hands

Good eyesight

Sharp mind

Physical strength

Ability to work with high noise generating machinery

Ability to clearly understand concepts such as the geometry of diamonds, internal diamond structures (graining, etc.), technology being used, maintenance aspects of tools and machines, etc.

Ability to guide operators and provide direction in case of queries from operators

Knowledge of computers and laser machine operations

Ability to identify individual team member?s strengths

Leadership qualities


Ability to handle a team

Good communication skills

Team spirit

Multi-tasking ability

Decision-making skills


Sharp mind

High level of concentration and patience

It is not necessarily a bench job

Needs to handle a team of laser cutters

Travelling is not required

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Most companies usually work for 6 days a week and 8 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available in some organizations

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?


One may develop occupational hazards like dust inhalation, eye strain, poor posture leading to back and shoulder problems, long working hours and accidents with

machinery if not taken care of

For candidates with 3 yearsexperience -INR25,000 -INR30,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

As per the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council, the value of exports in the year 2013-14 was USD 35 billion. The market size of the industry is expected to rise by leaps and bounds by 2020 considering India is the global leader in the diamond processing industry. Diamonds cut and polished in India are of world-class quality. 11 out of 12 diamonds set in jewellery globally are cut and polished in India. This means there will be an increase in the demand for Laser Supervisor.

Diamond processing units in India and abroad

Diamond processing units across India

Will be updated

Indian Diamond Institute - City Centre

Indian Diamond Institute

Goyam Diamond Institute, Surat

Indian Institute Of Jewellery (IIJ)

Will be updated