Wax Tree Maker

Minimum 10th

Certified training for Wax Tree Maker (programme aligned to G&J/Q2606 released by the Gem and Jewellery Skill Council India)

Not Applicable

The tasks a Wax Tree Maker is expected to perform include: Assembling wax replicas of jewellery pieces on a wax tree with a central sprue

Dexterity of the hands in handling delicate wax replicas of the jewellery

Good eyesight in spotting missing diamonds on a jewellery piece or minor defects on wax pieces

Ability to match the design to the piece

Women are generally preferred for this job


Ability to work independently

Good communication skills

Team spirit

Multi-tasking ability

Decision-making skills

Observation skills

Attention to detail

It is a desk job

Need not handle a team

Travelling is not required

Part-time work and contractual work is also available

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 may be available in some organizations.

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Yes

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous

One may develop occupational hazards like minor burns if not taken care of

For freshers -INR8,000 per month

For candidates with 1/2 yearsexperience -INR10,000 -INR15,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

The demand for cast and diamond-set jewellery is on the rise in national and international markets.

With designs getting more and more intricate, wax set pieces will be in demand. This means there will be in an increase in the demand for Wax Tree Maker.

Casting units across the country, especially Mumbai

Maximum casting units are in Mumbai