Upholsterer

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Full Time
Job Sector:
Construction / Trades, Manufacturing / Warehouse
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Merthyr Tydfil
Salary description:
Competitive Rates of Pay
Posted:
07/02/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Triumph Furniture
Job Ref:
TF/0219U

Upholsterer

Triumph Furniture Limited - Merthyr Tydfil CF48

Triumph Furniture is looking for self-driven results orientated Furniture Upholsterers with a positive can-do attitude. You must show a clear focus on high quality in a production environment with the ability to forward plan work and assess your own performance.

We are looking for credible individuals with excellent communication skills who can work as part of a team in a multi-cultural environment.

You must be reliable, tolerant yet determined to succeed in a busy workshop.

As a Furniture Upholsterer your duties will include:

  • Fitting, installing and securing material on frames using hand tools, power tools, glue and/or staples
  • Using materials to build furniture up such as loose fibre stuffing, cotton felt and /or foam padding to form smooth surfaces
  • Re-covering existing pieces
  • Manufacturing /upholstering new furniture
  • Experience in wooden frame assembly

The ideal Furniture Upholsterer will have the following skills and experiences:

  • Previous experience of upholstery
  • Experience of sewing items for furniture
  • Strong attention to detail to locate and repair defects
  • Must be able to follow patterns, templates, sketches or blue prints
  • Measuring & cutting all types of fabric and leather
  • Use of initiative with the ability to work to time frames
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Bodywork webbing, padding, springs etc.
  • Stapling

Accountabilities:

  • Liaising with colleagues
  • Understanding technical job specifications
  • Understanding and carrying out instructions received from PGL/Supervisor
  • Hands-on understanding and skill of upholstery techniques
  • Ensuring highest quality standards are achieved

Triumph is an equal opportunities employer


To apply for this Upholsterer role, please submit your current CV and contact details online.  

Company Description

Triumph is one of the UK’s leading furniture manufacturers.

Nearly 70 years of experience combined with an unstoppable drive for innovation, ensures Triumph continues to win high profile contracts and awards. From family run headquarters in South Wales, our design team’s focus on style and quality translates into highly effective work and breakout solutions for our customers.

Manufacturing an unrivalled range of products, Triumph Furniture succeeds in creating efficient and motivating environments across the UK, Europe and Asia. Flexible and reliable service makes Furniture as the leading choice for government departments, educational establishments and corporations. Triumph has showrooms in South Wales, London, Blackburn, Holland and Shanghai.

Closing Date:
07/03/2019

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