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Apprentice Upholsterer

Lynn Lloyd Soft Furnishings Ltd
Pay: £146.25
Location: Manchester Manchester United Kingdom
Category: Entry Level
Available from: Apr 2020
Finishes on: Ongoing Position
Type of work: Full Time, Indoor & Outdoor
Job reference: E03268300
2019-10-21 2020-04-18

Job Description

Duties include:

  • Making all part or part blinds, curtains and all other associated soft furnishings

  • Following instructions for each sewing job

  • Using a range of machine programs and machines, such as over lockers, hemmers, and bar tackers, to carry out a range of tasks and produce different finishes

  • Guiding the material through the machine, correcting any mistakes as you go

  • Altering machine settings to suit the type of materials and finish required

  • Working with designers and pattern cutters to make up new samples of new styles for buyers

Personal Qualities :

  • Keen and willing to learn

  • Punctual and reliable

  • Work well as part of a team and on own initiative

  • Keen interest in sewing

Skills Required :

  • Keen attention to¬†detail

  • The ability to switch from one order to another quickly and efficiently

  • Must have good practical ability and a good knowledge of Health & Safety

Future Prospects :

To continue onto full-time employment.

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