Upholsterer (Hillsville, VA)

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POST DATE 8/18/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016

VANGUARD FURNITURE CO INC Mount Airy, NC

Company
VANGUARD FURNITURE CO INC
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
be13a594180668b6052546b2542edc09
AJE Ref #
575916582
Location
Mount Airy, NC
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job location is 565 Industrial Park Drive, Hillsville, VA. Directions from Mount Airy: Merge onto I-77 N toward I-74 W/Wytheville (Crossing into VA), take the US-58/US-221 exit, EXIT 14, toward Hillsville/Galax. Approximately a 30 minute drive from Mount Airy.

Position Summary:
Upholster inside of sofa and chair utilizing knowledge of upholstery procedures.

Position Responsibilities:

* Transports frames to and from work station.

* Lifts frame onto bucks.

* Applies materials involved to cover inside of piece by using staple gun, staple puller, scissors & regulator.

* Removes frame from bucks.

* Responsible for fixing their own repairs before starting on new piece.

* Maintains neat and orderly work station.

* Wears required safety glasses; works safely and reports unsafe conditions to Dept. Supervisor.

* Performs other duties as required by supervisor.

Physical demands and work environment:

* Lift / Carry: Lifting in Excess of 50 lbs.; team lift greater weights. Must be able to lift/remove frame from bucks.

* Standing: Must be able to stand 8+ hours.

* Reach / Handle: Repetitive motions pinching and pulling of fabric and leather.

* Environment: Indoors, environmentally controlled - 100%.