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Upholsterer, Poole

Posted 7 March by SOS Recruitment Easy Apply Ended

A fantastic opportunity has become available for an Upholsterer to work for our well-established client based in Poole, Dorset!

Location: Poole, Dorset

Hours: Monday - Friday, 7.00am - 3.30pm, 40 hours a week plus overtime

Salary: £10.38 - £12.37 per hour, dependent on experience

Our client are now looking for skilled Upholsterers to join the team. Working in a new and purpose built upholstery manufacturing centre you will ideally have a background in the Marine, Automotive or Aerospace Upholstery sector!

Job responsibilities:

  • Safety - To maintain Health, Safety and Welfare of self and others via compliance of the Safety Management System.

  • Quality - Expected to build high quality, standard & bespoke internal & external upholstery - manufactured right 1st time, to company specifications.

  • Competence - Competent in templating, cutting leather, vinyl, canvas, textiles & foams, chasing, gluing & foam construction, stapling, fitting & dressing finished items. Ability to use power tools such as foam saws, drills, heat guns, steamers.

  • Output - Maintain pace & productivity to meet production schedule.

  • Team Work - Ability to work independently & as part of a team. Support work with other departments to increase overall efficiency. Must be flexible & conscientious.

  • Continuous Improvement - Looking for and supporting improvements on a daily basis. Participate in projects where appropriate

Skills and experience:

  • Previous experience & upholstery competence in; marine, automotive, aerospace or furniture manufacturing. (qualifications in this field would be advantageous).

  • Competence in reading & understanding technical drawings / sketches.

  • Basic IT to support management information systems i.e. SAP.

  • Good numeracy & literacy ability.

Our aim is to respond to your application within 48 hours. However, due to high volumes of candidates applying for positions, please assume that if we have not contacted you within 48 hours you have been unsuccessful for this role. We will keep your details and contact you should a more suitable position become available.

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Required skills

  • Upholsterer

Reference: 34628952

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