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Job Details

Upholsterer

Posted on Mar 18, 2021 by Calgary Interiors Corp.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 17, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Calgary Interiors Corp.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

5 years or more

Type of Industry Experience

  • Specialty seat manufacturing company
  • Furniture and fixtures manufacturing company
  • Furniture upholstery and repair shop

Specific Skills

  • Lay out, cut, fabricate and install upholstery
  • Replace worn-out webbing, springs and other furniture parts
  • Repair furniture frames and refinish wood surfaces
  • Tack, glue or sew ornamental trim, braids or buttons

Work Site Environment

Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • In shop
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Specialization or Experience

  • Furniture
  • Antique furniture and furnishings
  • Walls and other interior areas (i.e. partitions)

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

In Person:

3635 Manchester Road SE
Calgary, Alberta T2G3Z7
Between 07:00 AM and 04:00 PM

By Mail:

3635 Manchester Road SE
Calgary, Alberta T2G3Z7

Advertised Until

Apr 17, 2021

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 Codes
The Upholsterer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Upholsterers
OBJECTIVE

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

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to install padding and underlays and to fasten covering materials to furniture frames

INNOVATIVE

Interest in speaking with customers to discuss upholstery fabric, colour and style; may repair furniture frames and refinish wood surfaces

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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