Upholsterers, Sewers and Frame Builders

Bassett Furniture   Newton, NC   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on July 9, 2021


We are now taking applications for:

Experienced Upholsterers, Sewers
and Frame Builders

$5,000 Sign-on Bonus!

Competitive Wages
Health Insurance
Vacation/Holiday Pay

An upholsterer will construct or repair upholstered furniture by covering the furniture frame with materials such as leather, cotton or suede.


Attaches fabric/leather to the arms, backs, seats and outside backs to wooden frames using a compressed air staple gun.

This job requires continuous stapling with one hand while pulling the material with the other hand to complete the sofa, loveseat, chair or ottoman according to specifications.

Physical requirements are standing all day, bending, occasionally may have to lift 80 to 100 pounds.

Follow all safety procedures while performing the position


6 months or more of experience working as an upholsterer in a production setting

Ability to work well in a team-oriented environment

Must be 18 years of age or older


We are seeking an experienced fabric sewer at our Upholstery Division in Newton, NC to sew fabrics and leathers for sofas, loveseats, ottomans, etc.

Primary duties, requirements and experience include:

Sewing pre-cut fabric patterns together in preparation for upholstering various furniture frames;
Constant standing; frequent bending, lifting up to 10 pounds required;
Minimum six months experience operating a "stand up" industrial sewing machine.

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Bassett is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.