Upholstery Technicians
at Advanced Personnel Resources

Date Posted: 5/9/2017

Job Description

Upholstery Technicians

Advanced Personnel Resources is currently seeking experienced Upholsterers for our clients located throughout the Triad. Candidates who apply need to be familiar with wood and metal furniture.

Job Description:

  • Fit, install, and secure material on frames, using hand tools, power tools, glue, cement, or staples.
  • Build furniture up with loose fiber stuffing, cotton, felt, or foam padding to form smooth, rounded surfaces.
  • Examine furniture frames, upholstery, springs, and webbing to locate defects.
  • Attach fasteners, grommets, buttons, buckles, ornamental trim, and other accessories to covers or frames, using hand tools.
  • Remove covering, webbing, padding, or defective springs from work pieces, using hand tools such as hammers and tack pullers.
  • Read work orders, and apply knowledge and experience with materials to determine types and amounts of materials required to cover work pieces.
  • Draw cutting lines on material following patterns, templates, sketches, or blueprints, using chalk, pencils, paint, or other methods.
  • Make, restore, or create custom upholstered furniture, using hand tools and knowledge of fabrics and upholstery methods.
  • Measure and cut new covering materials, using patterns and measuring and cutting instruments, following sketches and design specifications.
  • Discuss upholstery fabrics, colors, and styles with customers, and provide cost estimates.* Repair furniture frames and refinish exposed wood.
  • Interweave and fasten strips of webbing to the backs and undersides of furniture, using small hand tools and fasteners.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • HS Diploma preferred.
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must be able to match fabrics.
  • Upholstery experience
  • Ability to complete required tasks.

Pay is DOE.

This is a 1st shift position.

Temp-Hire opportunity

Job Snapshot

About Us

Advanced Personnel Resources has provided full service staffing solutions, recruiting and professional search services to the Triad region for almost 30 years.

We work in partnership with a majority of the region's most well-known organizations, institutions and healthcare practices from entrepreneurial start-ups to Fortune ranked corporations in fulfilling Professional, Administrative, Health Care, Manufacturing/Distribution and Light Industrial staffing needs. We provide the highest quality talent and job opportunities in diverse industries and positions including:

  • Accounting / Finance
  • Administrative / Clerical
  • Aerospace
  • Biotech
  • Call Center / Customer Service
  • Consumer Goods
  • Executive Management
  • Human Resources
  • Insurance
  • Information Technology
  • Legal
  • Light Industrial
  • Manufacturing / Distribution
  • Medical / Healthcare
  • Purchasing / Supply Chain
  • Sales / Marketing
  • Transportation

Our team of highly experienced recruiting and staffing professionals are known for their market intelligence, unparalleled contacts, high-impact service and proven record in recruiting the most qualified job seekers specifically selected to match our clients' needs. We combine over 125 years of staffing and search industry expertise. We are committed to maintaining our total quality service mission and personalized attention to deliver a successful match for both our client employers and job seeking candidates.

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