Automotive Upholsterer Posted on Jan 05, 2018 by wayne's Upholstery
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $23.25 to $26.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Feb 04, 2018
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
5 years or more
Type of Industry Experience
- Motor vehicle manufacturing
- Furniture and fixtures manufacturing company
- Furniture upholstery and repair shop
- Operate sewing machines or sew by hand
- Lay out, cut, fabricate and install upholstery
- Replace worn-out webbing, springs and other furniture parts
- Repair furniture frames and refinish wood surfaces
- Discuss upholstery fabric, colour, and style with customers and provide cost estimate
- Tack, glue or sew ornamental trim, braids or buttons
- Garnish the bottom and the back of a seat with interoven rattan
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Public transportation is available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Attention to detail
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
Specialization or Experience
- Marine cabin interiors and other furnishings
- Automotive interior
- Antique furniture and furnishings
- Aircraft galleys, dividers and other 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.
Feb 04, 2018
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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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