Automobile Upholsterer Posted on Aug 23, 2017 by Custom Classic's Upholstery
Location Rocky Mountain House, AB
Earnings $25.89 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Dec 21, 2017
Custom Classic's Upholstery
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
2 years to less than 3 years
- Operate sewing machines or sew by hand
- Lay out, cut, fabricate and install upholstery
- Replace worn-out webbing, springs and other furniture parts
- Discuss upholstery fabric, colour, and style with customers and provide cost estimate
- Tack, glue or sew ornamental trim, braids or buttons
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 not covered by employer
Specialization or Experience
- Automotive interior
- Antique furniture and furnishings
Type of Materials
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.
Dec 21, 2017
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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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