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Automotive Trimmer - Seat Upholstery

Chair Care Upholstery in West Park, FL 33023 USA


$10 Hourly (plus commission)

Employment Type


Automotive Trimmer

You will be part of a team that is dedicated to providing reupholstery service for commercial and domestic automotives.

This is an outstanding opportunity to become a high-visibility player within a very employee-oriented, dynamic, and growing organization. You will have an opportunity to make a significant impact!

Our Automotive Trim work provides the first and most lasting impression of our product to our customer. In this role, you will work collaboratively with our team to reupholster automotives to provide the best visual outcome for our customers.

Responsible for the construction of all upholstered products assigned with the correct fabric specified by the customer and the inspection of SKUs that go through upholstery to ensure the highest customer satisfaction.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Sewing experience in the auto industry
  • Sewing top stitch, design patterns such as diamonds, and welt cord
  • Repairs or replaces upholstery in automobiles, and trucks
  • Removes old upholstery from seats door panels of vehicle
  • Measures new padding covering materials and cuts them to required dimensions, using knife or shears.
  • Sews covering material together, using sewing machine
  • Fits covering to seat frame and secures it with glue tacks
  • Strong interest in automotive design and production
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work closely with others when required
  • Be self-motivated and innovative
  • Automotive experience preferred


  • Attention to detail and quality is a must.
  • Prior upholstery experience is highly preferred, but we will train someone who is motivated to learn.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, with ability to read, speak, and understand English.
  • Mechanical aptitude and strong manual dexterity.
  • Hardware recognition skills.
  • Part number identification skills
  • Ability to use air, power and manual hand tools.
  • Ability to follow instruction and work well in a team environment.
  • Displays a high degree of integrity, honesty and takes responsibility for one’s own actions; shows consistency between words and actions
  • Ability to stand for 8 or more hours per day.

Education, Experience and Other Qualifications:

  • Education: High school diploma
  • Years of experience: Some experience working with upholstery in a warehouse or factory setting
  • Computer proficiency a plus
  • Dedicated to business and willing to adjust schedule and hours as needed

Essential Functions of the Position:

  • Performing tasks in a standing position for extended periods of time.
  • Repetitive movements.
  • No physical limitations that limit the ability to carry and move furniture weighing up to 130 pounds.
  • Consistent regular scheduled attendance is considered an essential function of this job.

Shift: ​Day Job (1st)

This is an entry-level position starting at $10/hour. You must be able to perform the above duties with minimal supervision. This is small-to-medium parts assembly in a fast-paced environment. Qualified candidates should submit a resume or apply in person.

One week paid vacation is available after one year of employment. Opportunities for growth will be available for exemplary performance.

Apply Now: ​Please include the following information: 1) when you can start (if chosen), 2) written

examples of your ability to multitask in a fast paced environment, 3) what city you live in, 4) and if you

are bilingual.

Please send us your RESUME to the email link above and include professional references.

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Posted date: 26 days ago

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