Byron Center, MI 49315
As an upholsterer, employees will work in the upholstery department of a foam manufacturer, upholstering seat cushions and chairs.
Wrap fabric around cushion or chair tightly and then staple or glue fabric to item.
Lift chairs/cushions onto upholstery table- 40lbs each and large and bulky
Clean up work area throughout the shift
Ability to meet strict schedule requirements and overtime requirements by complying with shift times
Ability to lift 40 lbs consistently
Ability to work as a team and willingness to perform miscellaneous tasks
Ability to use a staple gun
Plant can get warm in the summer but there are fans blowing. Comfortable in the winter.
Will upholster on the "Swoop" line (chair for Herman Miller). Will lift up to 40 lbs consistently. Will pull, tug or wrap fabric around frame of chair and then use a glue or staple gun. Currently, they are working 6 days a week on this line. This is a pretty physical position. HEAVIES only. Gerber cutter experience, leadership experience, and fabrication experience are all beneficial.