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Bespoke Upholstery Workshop Assistant in London

We are looking to employ a Furniture Workshop Assistant to assist with the day to day running of our busy London workshop. This is a great opportunity at entry level for someone looking for their first job. Come and learn how to be a traditional upholsterer.

What are you going to do

We are looking to employ a Furniture Workshop Assistant to assist with the day to day running of our workshop. This is a great opportunity at entry level for someone looking for their first job with a view to progressing with the company should you prove successful in this role.

Your tasks will include but are not limited to:

  • Helping to organise the workshop frame store and storing fabrics and cushions.
  • Helping to organise raw materials and take accurate stock takes.
  • Filling cushions, screwing on castors and wrapping finished sofas and armchairs.
  • Staining and polishing legs and show wood frames.
  • Doing simple upholster work.
  • Basic workshop maintenance.

This is a manual job and involves some lifting.

You will be working under the instruction of our Stores Supervisor and Workshop manager. The suitable candidate must be an enthusiastic, competent individual with a willingness to learn and able to provide assistance to our workshop team. Training will be provided and an interest in furniture, furniture design and upholstery would be advantageous.

Dudgeon sofas has always prided itself on training up our staff to reach their full potential. The current crop of upholsterers employed all began their careers here as the workshop assistant. If you proved successful in this role, further training will be provided for you to become a fully fledged upholster.

What we offer

  • Training
  • Company Pension
  • Full time employment

What we ask:

  • At least finished high school
  • Interest in Furniture
  • Willingness to learn

Extra information

Education Level
Secondary School
Location
London
Working hours per week
36 - 40
Type of Contract
Graduate Jobs, Full Time Jobs
Salary indication
£8.50 Per Hour
Responsible for
Workshop operations
Type of Job
Logistics jobs, Manufacturing / Industrial
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Yes
Cover Letter Required
No
Languages
English

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