Job Title: Upholsterer -NOC:7341(Ver.2006)- 6345(Ver.2011)
Company Name: Freestyle Design Upholstery Inc
Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full time.
Start Date of Employment (Approx.): As soon as possible
Wage Rate: $ 23.00 per hour for 40 hours per week.
Location: 1601 Venables Street, Vancouver BC V5L 2H1
Benefits: As per employment standards act. Overtime after 40 hours of work per week, 10 days paid vacations.
• Completion of Secondary Education
• Completion of college program in the related field is required OR Several years of on-job training or as furniture helper required.
• Examine furniture frames, upholstery, springs, and webbing to locate defects.
• Fit, install, and secure material on frames, using hand tools, power tools, glue, cement, and/or staples.
• Interweave and fasten strips of webbing to the backs and undersides of furniture, using small hand tools and fasteners.
• Make, repair, and/or replace automobile upholstery and convertible and vinyl tops, using knowledge of fabric and upholstery methods.
• Discuss upholstery fabric, color, and style with customers and provide cost estimate for upholstering furniture or other items
• Layout, measure and cut upholstery materials according to sketches or design specifications
• Replace worn-out webbing, springs and other furniture parts using hand and power tools
• Operate sewing machines or sew upholstery materials by hand to seam cushions and join sections of covering materials
• Install padding and underlays and fasten covering materials to furniture frames
• Tack, glue or sew ornamental trim, braids or buttons on upholstered items
• Layout, cut, fabricate and install upholstery in aircrafts, motor vehicles, railway cars, boats, and ships
• May make upholstery patterns from sketches, customer descriptions or blueprints
• May install, fabricate, maintain and repair interior components of aircraft, such as seats, coverings, drapes, cargo nets, flooring, closets, bins, and panels.
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