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Business Name: CFF

Location: 5230 S. Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL  32809

Schedule: Flexible (normal hours are 6:00 am – 3:30 pm, weekends as work load requires)

Minimum Qualifications: Must have experience in commercial furniture upholstery (Sofas, Chairs, Banquettes, Ottomans, etc…)

Pay: Piecework and Hourly

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  • Company Name:              G. Suppes Upholstery, Inc.

    Job Site Address:             1379 Old County Road, Suite B, San Carlos, CA

    Contact information:      Phone – 650-921-4712

    Email:                                    george@gsuppes.com

    Compensation:                 $15.00 - $25.00 (DOE)

    Hours:                                   Full or Part time, Monday – Friday, between 9:00AM and 5:00 PM (Flexible for the right candidate)

    Busy furniture upholstery shop on Mid-Peninsula seeking qualified upholstery professionals.  A journeyman upholsterer that can cut and sew is preferred.  However, a furniture upholstery seamstress would also be a great help.  If you can you hang fabric, but are not really a sewer, that is fine too. Full or part time.  Pay would depend on experience, and one’s level of production.  Quality work is the most critical requirement.


    A job description is below. 

    Furniture Upholsterer

    Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

    ·          Prepare frames for upholstery using a variety of materials including webbing, padding and foam.
    ·          Work with fabric and leather to upholster frames with the use of welts, nails, adhesives, cement, tacks and other materials and hand tools including air compressed staple gun.
    ·          Operate sewing machine to sew upholstery and join various sections of covering fabric.
    ·          Remove covering, webbing, padding, and/or defective springs from workpieces, using hand tools such as hammers and tack pullers.
    ·          Fabricating and/or modifying furniture frames as directed.
    ·          Examine furniture frames, spring, and webbing to identify defects.
    ·          Understand drawings, sketches and work.
    ·          Meet timely reorders given lead time and other constraints.
    ·          Inspect frames and other parts for quality or workmanship standards.
    ·          Inspect upholstered articles to verify conformance to customer’s order or company standards.
    ·          Stuff pillows, cushions, and other materials as needed.
    ·          Measure and cut materials using manual or automated cutting instruments.
    ·          Follow all safety policies, procedures and guidelines, including proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    ·          Using company vehicle, assist with the delivery of furniture to the client requested location.
    ·          Keep workspace and equipment clean and well organized.
    ·          Complete other work-related duties as dictated by the business and management.

    Qualifications include (but not limited to):

    ·          Experience in upholstery quality pieces while meeting tight deadlines or short lead-times.
    ·          Ability to work with challenging materials is essential.
    ·          Ability to push, pull, carry 50+ pounds.
    ·          Executed with extreme accuracy and efficiency.
    ·          Effectively take direction well from the Owner, management and the design team.
    ·          Ability to follow and support the quality systems.
    ·          Possess excellent mathematical skill.
    ·          Ability to stand, bend and stretch for periods of time
    ·          Professional and effective oral and written communication skills.
    ·          Ability to work in a team environment towards a common goal.
    ·          Ability to prioritize and handle multiple work tasks.
    ·          Organized and detail oriented.
    ·          Must be able to speak, read and write English. Bi-lingual a plus.
    ·          Must be reliable and eager to work.
    ·          Interior design experience a plus.




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