Upholsterers

Location UK / Dungannon Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £20000 - 30000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1360097

 Job Description

Ashton Recruitment is currently seeking multiple upholsterers for our client based in Dungannon.

Our client based in Dungannon are currently seeking multiple upholsterers for their growing organisation.

Position: Upholsterers

Locations: Dungannon, Co Tyrone

Duration: Temp – Perm

Rate of Pay: £21,000+ Per annum (Depending on experience salary may increase)

Hours of Work: 8am-5pm

Benefits: Excellent opportunity to secure a permanent job dependant on own performance, free on-site car parking, pension and holiday contributions (28 days pro rata), overtime available

Duties:

  • Factory work, upholstering complete items or particular parts like chair or sofa arms
  • Craft work on individual pieces of new furniture or renovation of old or antique furniture
  • Planning the work using provided job specifications
  • Preparing patterns and templates
  • Cutting out fabric
  • Fixing webbing and springs
  • Covering frames with padding and fabric using stitching, staples, tacks or glue
  • Adding trimmings like piping, fringing and buttons
  • Removing old upholstery and repairing frames before re-upholstering
  • Working with fabric and leather to achieve a luxury finish

Essential Criteria:

  • Significant experience gained in a domestic furniture production and/or restoration techniques
  • Extensive relevant workplace experience
  • Strong organisation skills; proactive and methodical
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to work using own initiative and with others
  • A customer-focused approach – both internal and external customers

Ashton Recruitment is acting as a recruitment business.