Upholstery Supervisor

Recruiter
Pure CF
Location
Stone
Salary
circa £22-25k per annum (depending on exp)
Posted
02 Sep 2017
Closes
23 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Pure CF are aleading British manufacturer of high quality contract furniture for the hospitality and leisure industry. For over 30 years they have been passionate about producing stunning furniture and have successfully built up many long-term relationships with clients in the UK, USA and Middle East. They oversee projects from concept through to completion, including design, sourcing materials and managing the set up in the venue and produce furniture to the highest of standards. They have a diverse product range including classic, traditional and contemporary furniture, and they now have a vacancy for an Upholstery Supervisor to join their team.

The main objectives of this role are as follows:-

- to ensure all Upholstered Products are completed 'on spec' to the correct standard and quality in line with costs and in a timely manner to meet the production plan and customer expectations.
- Manage the performance of all operatives in the department, including HR support to Upholstery Manager and recording and control of production timesheets.
- To support all improvement initiatives
- Provide the Upholstery team with the daily production plan.
- Ensure Housekeeping within the department is of a satisfactory standard.
- To support the Quality Control Technician with quality matters
- To work safely and to comply with the company's health, safety and environmental policies and procedures, including a monthly audit.

To be shortlisted for this role you will need:-

- Experience in ALL Upholstery skills & techniques.
- Previous experience managing a team not essential but may be advantageous.
- Experience of working to a production plan.
- Flexibility of working hours will be required.
- Experience with MS Office suite inc. Word & Excel
- Experience / knowledge of quality control processes and procedures
- Ability to use own initiative to enable the department to meet production deadlines

Ideal skills & qualities for this role:-

- Professional manner, appearance and attitude are a must
- The ability to work calmly, effectively and accurately in a challenging and pressured environment
- To be resilient and positive with a "can do" attitude
- A flexible and co-operative approach (e.g. towards tasks undertaken and overtime)
- A strong team ethos

If you would like to apply for this role, please send us your fully detailed application, quoting job ref. UP130 by clicking APPLY NOW.

PLEASE NOTE: We have a number of dates available for suitable candidates to meet with our client. These dates are 22nd & 29th Sept, 6th and 13th October so please try to keep one of these dates clear in your diary.