Skilled Upholsterer

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Employer - Atlas Contract Furniture
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Job title - Skilled Upholsterer

Job Description

The successful candidate will take pride in their work and will have excellent attention to detail. A big part of the role will be being able to follow handovers, producing work to the Atlas standard and being able to follow quality checks.
The role will be physically demanding, involving lifting and carrying furniture.
You may not find this work suitable if you have certain allergies.
Job Responsibilities
Reading and being able to follow detailed handovers
Working to exacting standards
Factory work, upholstering complete items or loose furniture
Planning own work in line with production schedules, ensuring seating is always produced on time, whilst maintaining high quality
Preparing patterns and templates as and when required
Cutting out fabric to exacting detail
Covering frames with padding and fabric using stitching, staples, tacks or glue
Making cushions
Adding trimmings like piping, fringing and buttons
Using sewing machines within Marine and Banquette areas, as and when required
Removing old upholstery and repairing frames before re-upholstering
Fixing webbing and springs as and when required
Skills required: Relevant up-to-date experience in an upholstery role Experience of:
Hands-on Banquette seating experience desirable
The ability to take accurate measurements and work out amounts of materials
Excellent attention to detail
Patience and perseverance
Be dependable and professional
Be resourceful, inventive and self-confident
Self-motivation and the ability to work without supervision
How to apply?
Please send your CV and a covering statement to Ruth Hatton-Bird, HR Officer, via
In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.
Equal opportunities
Atlas Contract Furniture is an equal opportunities employer. We will treat everyone equally and we place an obligation upon all staff to respect and act in accordance with the policy. Atlas Contract Furniture shall not discriminate unlawfully when deciding which candidate is submitted for a vacancy. Atlas Contract Furniture will ensure that each candidate is assessed only in accordance with the candidates merits, qualifications and ability to perform the relevant duties required by the particular vacancy.

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Job Location Christchurch
Date Posted 30 Mar 2020
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