Upholstery and Furniture Repair Technician / Upholsterer

Recruiter
The Talent Branch
Location
Coventry
Salary
From £23,000 to £32,000 per annum Up to £30,000 Inc serviced work vehi
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
31 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Upholstery and Furniture Repair Technician / Service Upholsterer / Furniture Restorer / Upholstery Technician £25,000 to £30,000 Inc Bonuses / Overtime / Work Van / Fuelcard / iPad – We are currently recruiting on behalf of a national furniture and upholstery repair specialist who require a skilled Furniture Repair Technician, Upholsterer or Upholstery Technician with furniture repair experience to carry our professional furniture and upholstery repairs on old and new furniture and Upholsterered items in customers homes. The successful Upholsterer or Furniture Repair Technician must have experience working as a professional Upholsterer, Upholstery Service Technician or Furniture Repair technician, skilled in upholstery, upholstered repairs and / or furniture restoration. We particularly would like to hear from candidates with experience in Leather repairs, Vinyl repairs, hand stitching, cabinet repairs, modern and old furniture restoration techniques.

Key accountabilities:

·Travelling to various locations, working within customers homes to carry out professional repairs and assessments on old and new furniture.

·Using tablet PC’s to upload detailed reports to our Head Office

·To ensure all repairs meet the required quality standard and are free from defect

·To ensure all relevant information has been gathered to guarantee work is carried out correctly

·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

·To ocassionally work away from home/region when required

Skills, knowledge and experience :

·Minimum of 5 years experience as an upholstery technician or furniture repair 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


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