Our Client is a bespoke furniture manufacturing company, who are looking for an experienced Upholsterer to join their team on a permanent basis in Hastings area. You will become part of an experienced team who design and manufacture high end, bespoke sofas and chairs.
Interpreting design orders and creating upholstery stencils.
Selecting and sourcing upholstery materials.
Dismantling furniture for upholstery preparation.
Measuring and cutting leather or fabric with the aid of design stencils.
Installing foam and batting to the furniture framework.
Installing and repairing furniture webbing and seating springs.
Stretching out and installing fabric or leather coverings.
Stitching, gluing, and nailing fabric into place.
Smoothing out imperfections.
Conducting quality checks on completed orders.
Ability to work at a fast pace while continuing to produce goods to a high standard.
Punctuality and the ability to meet targets.
Ability to work in a team.
Excellent communication skills.
Ensure that the Company’s Health & Safety Policies are rigorously applied and complied with.
Compliance with the Company’s policies and directives.
Due to the nature of the position, you will be required to lift goods so will need to have the ability to do so.
You will be on your feet for long periods of time
Qualification’s Skills and Experience
Proven work experience as an upholsterer.
Excellent design skills.
Ability to draw and interpret design templates.
Knowledge of upholstery tools including hot knives, nail guns, and sewing equipment.
Ability to lift, pull, and manipulate heavy objects.
Ability to stand, kneel, and walk for up to eight hours a day.
Good attention to detail.
Good spoken and written English.
Mondays to Fridays
We will try to respond to reply to all applications. If, however you have not heard from us within 7 days you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements advertised by CDH Recruitment Limited