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Apprentice Upholsterer

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Busy Upholstery shop willing to train hard working individual who wants to learn a good trade. Great positive working environment. 

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Reliable hard work ethic
Positive working environment

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Upholsterer - Facilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES: * Attach bindings or apply solutions to edges of cut material to prevent raveling.

  • Attach fasteners, grommets, buttons, buckles, ornamental trim, and other accessories to covers or frames, using hand tools.

  • Build furniture up with loose fiber stuffing, cotton, felt, and/or foam padding to form smooth rounded surfaces.

  • Discuss upholstery fabrics, colors, and styles with customers, and provide cost estimates.

  • Draw cutting lines on material following patterns, templates, sketches, or blueprints, using chalk, pencils, paint, or other methods.

  • 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.

  • Make, restore, and/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.

  • Operate sewing machines or sew upholstery by hand to seam cushions and join various sections of covering material.

  • Read work orders, and apply knowledge and experience with materials in order to determine types and amounts of materials required to cover workpieces.

  • Remove covering, webbing, padding, and/or defective springs from workpieces, using hand tools such as hammers and tack pullers.

  • Stretch webbing and fabric, using webbing stretchers.

  • Maintain records of time required to perform each job.

  • Pick up and deliver furniture.

  • Repair furniture frames and refinish exposed wood.

  • Adjust or replace webbing, padding, and/or springs, and secure them in place. ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS: * Completes all assigned work efficiently and accurately, with extra emphasis on attention to detail.

  • Restyles and relines old or worn out furniture.

  • Strips furniture of worn out fabric and padding, cuts patterns of each style of furniture by measuring and fitting, sews all pieces together by hand or sewing machine, reapplies padding, fits new lining to furniture and staples to woodwork

  • Strips and installs new layouts on all table games.

  • Maintains a constant awareness of safety and accident prevention.

  • Ensures all equipment and work areas are kept clean, neat, and orderly at all times.

  • Establishes and maintains effective working relationship with all departments.

  • Works under minimal supervision, completing assigned tasks in a timely manner.

  • Performs all other job related duties as requested. REQUIREMENTS/EDUCATION: * Experience as an Upholsterer.

  • Experience stripping and installing new layouts on all table games and repairing or re-upholstering chairs, sofas, and upholstered wall panels.

  • Working knowledge of all phases of upholstery repair and renewal.

  • Excellent customer skills.

  • Have interpersonal skill to deal effectively with all business contacts.

  • Professional appearance and demeanor.

  • Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.

Location: GSR&C; Age Requirement: Must be 21 years or Over # of openings: 1

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A company in Clearwater, FL specializes in high-performance wheelchairs is seeking an Upholsterer.


·         Stretch webbing and fabric, using webbing stretchers.

·         Adjust or replace webbing, padding, and/or springs, and secure them in place.

·         Attach bindings or apply solutions to edges of cut material to prevent raveling.

·         Draw cutting lines on material following patterns, templates, sketches, or blueprints, using chalk, pencils, paint, or other methods.

·         Make, repair, and/or replace automobile upholstery and convertible and vinyl tops, using knowledge of fabric and upholstery methods.


·         Ability to work in a position that requires prolonged standing and moving around

·         Considerable knowledge of the practices, methods, tools, materials, and equipment for upholstering.

·         Skill in the selection of upholstery materials and in use and care of upholstery tools and equipment.

·         Ability to understand and work from general instructions.

·         At least 2 years of Upholstery background

·         Stable work history

·         Must be able to pass pre-employment screenings


·         2 medical plans that meet the requirements of the Affordable Care Act

·         Referral Bonus

·         Career advancement opportunities

·         Safety incentive program

·         Company sponsored employee appreciation programs

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Job Description


October 16, 2017

Marquis Seating is a growing hospitality furniture company with more than 25 years in the industry. Our products can be found in premier hotels and restaurants worldwide.  We are searching for experienced furniture upholsters to join our amazing team!  The positons require experience upholstering various forms of seating including chairs, sectionals, sofas, sleeper sofas and ottomans.


1ST SHIFT:  Monday-Friday 7:00-3:30

2nd SHIFT:  Monday-Thursday (flexible hours up to 11 PM)

Part-Time positions available

Upholsters can average up to $20/hour at Marquis

Benefits included medical, dental, vision, paid time off & 401(k) plan

Air Conditioned Facility

Requirements include:

·         3 years of furniture upholstery experience

·         Must be authorized to work in the United States

·         Must successfully complete our standard background check and drug screen process

·         Qualified candidates should apply in person at Marquis Seating, 231 South Road, High Point, NC 27262

·         No phone calls from candidates or recruiters.

·         Marquis does participate in E-Verify

Company Description

Founded by Gary Lindenberg in 1992, Marquis spent its first decade establishing an exemplary reputation as a maker of high quality, high design seating for the hospitality trade. As custom design and manufacture are essential in this demanding market, we developed an extraordinary ability to tailor our capabilities to the needs of each customer and project. Through our ongoing expansion into the contract, healthcare and assisted living markets, this flexible, customer-focused approach remains a hallmark of the Marquis experience.
Our 160,000 square foot manufacturing facility and corporate offices are located in High Point, North Carolina, placing us in close proximity to a rich variety of furniture industry suppliers and resources. The size and scope of this facility empowers us to expertly fill any size order to your complete satisfaction. And the more than 100 talented individuals who comprise the Marquis corporate family combine their skills, ideas and abilities to ensure that you have a superior experience.

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Inside/Outside Upholsterer (Lenoir , NC)

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Inside/outside Upholsterer (Lenoir , NC)

The right candidate will upholster inside/outside sections of chairs and sofas. Tack material along the front rails, outside and inside arms, and onto top outside back. Also, places padding and material over seat springs and arms, then tacks it.

Must be able to pass a drug test.

Pay is DOE.

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152 Main Street East

Valdese, NC. 28690

(828) 522-1071

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351 Sanford Dr
Morganton, NC 28655

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Overview Working directly under a trainer, this position performs routine and repetitive tasks to fit and secure material onto armatures using clearly defined and established instructions. There are multiple shift schedules: Day, Swing, and Weekend shift. Please answer the supplement questions with your preferred shift(s). There is no right or wrong answer! Your candid answer will help us find you the best position for you; it's truly about what is best for you, and your schedule. Responsibilities + Glues foam to armatures.

  • Forms, glues and staples vinyl to foamed armatures.

  • Assembles and packages doctor and assistant stools.

  • Works with assemblers and area Unit Specialists to exchange work information.

  • Achieves and maintains quality and productivity standards, follows all safety guidelines, and maintains acceptable dependability level. Qualifications + Demonstrated manual dexterity required.

  • Must be able to read, write, and communicate in English with a demonstrated ability to follow written and oral instructions and troubleshoot problems when necessary.

  • Understanding of proper hazardous waste disposal. Preferred Qualifications + Previous manufacturing experience preferred but not required. Drug screen and background check required. A-dec is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. In addition, A-dec will not discriminate against applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another. *VEVRAA Federal Contractor” Job ID 2017-1571 # of Openings 1 Job Location(s) US-OR-Newberg Posted Date 5/24/2017 Shift Varies Category Manufacturing

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Furniture Upholsterer

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Finish Pros is seeking an experienced upholsterer to join our team in Raleigh, NC. We are looking for candidates that have extensive experience doing re-upholstery. We operate a first class operation and seek first class talent.

Finish Pros is located in Raleigh, NC. Raleigh is considered one of the most desired areas in the nation to work and raise a family. Finish Pros is centrally located with a great working environment including a climate controlled studio and new equipment. We have a constant flow of good quality projects and offer very competitive wages.

We invite you to join our outstanding staff of Master Upholsterers. We are a highly professional team of craftsmen who offer a unique combination of restoration services ranging from furniture restoration to reupholstery. Our sales approach provides solutions to our clients that allows them to maximize their budget while lessening their environmental impact.

We enthusiastically strive to exceed our client's expectations, and we are committed to providing excellent customer service. Since 2012, Angie's List awarded Finish Pros with the prestigious super service award.

Job Duties:

  • Reupholstery of residential and commercial furniture

  • Sewing, cutting and applying fabric

  • Padding, webbing and spring repair

  • Working with a variety materials ranging from vinyls to silks

Skills or
Experience Required:

  • Must have a least 5 years of upholstery experience

  • Sewing skills


Paid by the piece, 45k +

Company Description

Finish Pros is located in Raleigh, NC. We offer a variety of furniture restoration services with a focus on commercial reupholstery. Our solution based services provide clients with economical options that will make a huge environmental impact by reusing and upcycling existing furnishings.

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The Upholsterer sews, fits, installs, and secures material on frames, using hand tools, power tools, glue, cement and/ or staples. The ability to repair furniture with loose fiber stuffing, cotton, felt, and/or foam padding to form smooth rounded surfaces. Attaches fasteners, grommets, buttons, buckles, ornamental trim, and other accessories to cover or frame, using hand tools.

The Upholsterer reads work orders, and applies knowledge and experience with materials in order to determine types and amounts of materials required to cover work pieces. Draws cutting lines on material following patterns, templates, sketches, or blueprints. Maintains records of time required to perform each job and the materials used for the repair.

The Upholsterer needs the skill to give full attention to detail and communicate effectively.

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Atlantic Powder Coating is Northeast Florida's leader in powder coating, sandblasting, furniture restoration, mailbox installation and repar,

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Norix is seeking an Upholsterer to join our growing team.


Norix is seeking a hard-working, motivated, and energetic individual to join our growing team as an Upholsterer. The selected individual will be responsible for the preparation of wood/plastic components for multiple Norix seating products along with attaching fabrics using staples and adhesives.

This position involves repetitive motions including standing, bending, stretching, twisting, and lifting.


·       Knowledge of Upholstery, or a willingness and dedication to learn these skills

·       Utilize tools such as pneumatic staple gun, scissors, staple puller, pliers, tape measure, and adhesive             spray guns

·       Able to Understand, Read, and Write English is preferred

·       Able to lift 50 pounds minimum unassisted

·       Able to stand 8 hours per day

Norix is a provider of high quality, durablecommercial furniture specially designed for challenging environments.  Norix products go beyond institutional furniture, integrating contemporary design and color with robust structural integrity.

Company Description

Norix designs innovative, robust furniture that meets the real-world need for humanizing challenging environments. For more than 30 years, the company has served the behavioral healthcare, corrections, fire/rescue, military, shelter, public safety and variety of commercial industries by providing uniquely reliable furnishings for every application. All furniture is designed for safety, security and extreme durability. Norix furniture is extraordinary by design, surpassing industry standards for strength, safety and long-term performance. Aside from its durability, Norix products also come in aesthetically pleasing designs and colors and are made especially for facilities that require furniture that can humanize their environments. The privately held company is headquartered in West Chicago, IL with consultative sales representatives and dealers
throughout the U.S.

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Upholsterer / Re-Upholsterer

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A&W Upholstery Co. is hiring quality Upholsterers. Both just for upholstery of new pieces and re-upholstery of vintage and residential furniture pieces. being able to cut and sew is a plus and would be taken into your pay consideration.  Skills set will determine pay. 

Auto upholsterers welcome to apply!

Drug and alcohol free please, and good work ethic is a must. 

Some part time hours may be considered based on need.

We are trying to put together a solid team at our new location. This is a great opportunity to take part in many notable jobs in and around Nashville.

We look forward to meeting you!

Company Description

We began as your average mom and pop upholstery shop. But have grown into being the top custom upholsterer for top designers all over Nashville and other major cities across America. A&W has also diversified over the years into building custom furniture for these same designers, which morphed into manufacturing hotel, club, resort and other venue seating.
We look forward to meeting you.

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