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Date PostedMay 16, 2023
Location Albright, AB
Earnings $23.86 hourly
Work Hours 32 to 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date May 30, 2023
- Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
- or equivalent experience
- Replace worn-out webbing, springs and other furniture parts
- Lay out, cut, fabricate and install upholstery
- Tack, glue or sew ornamental trim, braids or buttons
- Discuss upholstery fabric, colour, and style with customers and provide cost estimate
- Repair furniture frames and refinish wood surfaces
- Operate sewing machines or sew by hand
- Garnish the bottom and the back of a seat with interoven rattan
Type of materials
Type of industry experience
- Furniture and fixtures manufacturing company
- Furniture upholstery and repair shop
Specialization or experience
- Antique furniture and furnishings
- Marine cabin interiors and other furnishings
- Seats for stadiums, halls etc.
- Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
- Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
2 years to less than 3 years
Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.
Interest in precision working to lay out, cut, fabricate and install upholstery in aircraft, motor vehicles, railway cars, boats and ships; may install, fabricate, maintain and repair interior components of aircraft, such as seats, coverings, drapes, cargo nets, flooring, closets, bins and panels
Interest in compiling information to install padding and underlays and to fasten covering materials to furniture frames
Interest in speaking with customers to discuss upholstery fabric, colour and style; may repair furniture frames and refinish wood surfaces
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