Upholsterer / Furniture Technician

The Talent Branch
25000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual
19 Oct 2019
25 Oct 2019
Contract Type

Upholstery Technician / Furniture Technician / Upholsterer

GBP30,000 to GBP32,000 Package Inc. Bonuses, Overtime, Work Vehicle, Fuel Card and much more???

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Upholsterer / Upholstery Technician or Service Upholsterer on behalf of a national furniture repair specialist who operate on behalf of many well known furniture retailers and manufacturers across the UK.

Benefits of the role include:

  • GBP30,000 to GBP32,000 + in your first year (Increasing thereafter)
  • Earn additional overtime after 40 hours
  • Weekend overtime available at higher rate (Optional)
  • Company vehicle, fuel card, tools and expenses included
  • Comprehensive training including Leather repair and color mixing courses
  • A structured progression programme offering training opportunities including formal training qualification
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Insurance Cover
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Access to discounted gym membership

Upholstery / Furniture Technician Key accountabilities:

  • Travelling to various locations, working within customers homes to carry out professional upholstery and furniture repairs
  • To ensure all repairs meet the required quality standard and are free from defect
  • Manage your own workload to ensure the most efficient use of time and resources
  • To represent the company in their customers homes and ensure the customer experience is a positive one

Upholstery / Furniture Technician experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience as an Upholsterer or Upholstery Technician
  • Experience as a service technician would be desirable
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the industry, modern upholstery techniques and furniture restoration
  • Good administration and organisational skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative and to evaluate action needed to satisfy customers
  • Excellent personal presentation
  • A good standard of report writing
  • Good IT skills