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Upholsterers

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Reference Number: 8007


Job Specifications

  • Job LocationLocation: Doncaster
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: £ 8.67 (OTE £29,000 per year) / Hour
  • Job Contract TypeContract Type: Permanent
  • Employment TypeHours Type: Full Time
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: Monday To Friday

Job Description

Our client, one of the UK's best known reputable high street retailers, are offering a fantastic opportunities for UPHOLSTERERS to work within their fast paced manufacturing facility in DONCASTER.

Salary: £8.67 per hour – 40 hours per week – (OTE £29,000)

This forward-thinking, rapidly growing organisation are offering a permanent position, joining an existing team of hardworking upholstery staff, within the manufacturing department. Having invested in the latest technology you will be working in a state-of-the-art manufacturing environment

Upon joining the team, you will support the upholstery functions within the manufacturing department. Helping to ensure the efficient running of the business operations.

You will be enthusiastic, energetic, motivated, committed and hard working with excellent time keeping skills who enjoys working as part of a team as well as a keen eye for detail. This role will suit you if you are keen to maintain high standards and have strong attention to detail in your approach.

Diverse Employment are working on behalf of the advertised position so should you wish to apply, we would be pleased to hear from you.


Job Summary

Hours of Work

  • Monday to Friday, 0600 to 1430 / Monday to Thursday, 1430 to 0100 (rotating)

Responsibilities

The following are a list of responsibilities for the Upholsterers jobs in Doncaster :

  • Planning the work, advising on fabrics and estimating costs
  • Maintain records of time required to perform each job
  • Preparing patterns and templates
  • Cutting out fabric
  • Fixing webbing and springs
  • Attach fasteners, grommets, buttons, buckles, ornamental trim and other accessories to covers or frames using hand tools
  • Covering frames with padding and fabric using stitching, staples, tacks or glue
  • Making cushions
  • Measure and cut new covering materials, using patterns and measuring and cutting instruments, following sketches and design specifications
  • Operate sewing machines or sew upholstery by hand to seam cushions and join various sections or covering material
  • Sew rips or tears in material, or create tufting, using needles and thread
  • Adding trimmings like piping, fringing and buttons
  • Remove old upholstery and repairing frames before re-upholstering

Education

  • Proficient in English and have a good standard of literacy and numeracy
  • Desirable – certificate in upholstery / diploma in furnishings and/or similar

Experience

  • Extensive experience working as part of a close-knit production line
  • Previous upholstery experience is a huge advantage
  • Have a good work record and above average attendance

Desired Skills / Qualities

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Must be practical
  • An excellent eye for attention to detail
  • 100% committed & ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Must be a good team player
  • Work to high standards
  • Ability to work well with your hands
  • Physical skills such as movement, coordination, dexterity and grace are essential
  • Excellent time management and organisation skills

Job Benefits / Perks

  • Statutory Holidays
  • Free Parking
  • No shutdown
  • Coaching and development
  • 25% staff discount on all products
  • Upto 70% off at all of the clients shops
  • Share save scheme
  • Pension

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