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Upholsterer Advanced

Upholsterer Advanced

Joining incentive available **

South West Upholstery is a growing family-run upholstery and bespoke furniture company. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced advanced upholsterer to join our team. You will carry out interesting and varied work in a friendly environment. With regular socials, flexible working, and a paid day off for your birthday, we offer a welcoming environment to work in and would love to hear from you.

Job Vacancy
Upholsterer Advanced

  • Full Time 40 hours per week Plus Overtime if you like
  • 5 days per week – 7am – 4pm
  • Up to £13-18 per hour depending on experience
  • Overtime paid at time & a quarter
  • Paid day off for your birthday
  • Immediate start


We have a vacancy for a passionate skilled advanced upholsterer to join our upholstery team straight away. You will have vast sewing experience and be able to pattern match and cut a range of materials including cloth, leather & vinyl for sewing using industrial sewing machines and over-lockers producing high quality upholstery & soft furnishings with an excellent eye for detail.

The role will include upholstering various types of new/old seating from scratch, as well as furniture from scratch using fabric, vinyl, and leather. The successful candidate must have experience working as a professional upholsterer, excellent sewing skills, and be able to work alone and as part of a team on a wide range of projects small to large.

Skills Required

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and keep calm under pressure
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Good work ethic
  • Must be experienced in the use of industrial sewing machines, over-lockers & upholstery
  • Willing to take direction with changing priorities

What we can offer

  • Competitive pay of up to £18.00 per hour if you are an experienced upholsterer
  • Permanent contract within a well-established company
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Free on-site parking & excellent working environment
  • Great social events
  • Quarterly bonus scheme
  • Paid day off for your birthday
  • Free tea & coffee
  • Overtime opportunities during peak periods

Based at our workshop in Bedminster, BS3 5QY.

£13 – £18 Per Hour depending on experience.

Experience required.

Pictures of work to be provided.

Work remotely

Job Types
Full-time, Permanent

£13 – £18 per hour


  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Performance bonus

COVID-19 considerations:
SWU Is fully complying with COVID-19 and social distancing.


  • Upholstery: 3 years (preferred)


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