compensation: Starting pay $14+ per hour, commensurate with experience. employment type: full-time
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IATESTA STUDIO is a home furniture and lighting manufacturer located in Stevensville, Maryland 10 minutes outside of Annapolis. Our team of talented Craftspeople and Artisans create beautiful products that are handmade in the USA and sold to top interior designers throughout the world.
We are looking for an Apprentice Upholsterer / Tailor. Our Upholstery team thrives in a creative environment working on chairs, benches, cushions, headboards, and other unique projects You will learn how to completely upholster furniture from start to finish including; cutting foam for chair pads, applying webbing, pulling and stretching fabrics and leather, top-stitching of leather, and how to use industrial sewing machines.
We have an excellent apprenticeship program and are willing to train the right person.
The following skills and abilities are desired:
- Experience with upholstery, tailoring, dressmaking, or drapery a plus
- Excellent attention to detail
- Ability to accurately measure wood and fabrics
- Ability to perform multiple tasks while meeting tight deadlines
- Understanding of drawings, sketches, and written instructions
- Good communication skills, both oral and written
- Ability to keep accurate records and follow documented procedures and standards
- Have a good attitude and positive vibes
- Ability to work as a team player in a fast-paced environment
- Ability to stand for long periods, and bend and twist as required to upholster furniture
- Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. without assistance on a regular basis
- Available to work FULL-TIME 7am - 3:45pm Monday thru Friday. Our Artisans enjoy getting off work at 3:45!
BENEFITS AVAILABLE UPON ELIGIBILITY
- Medical, dental, and vision insurance
- Paid holidays and paid time off
- And other great perks!
If you have any of these skills, or you would be interested in learning, please apply...
How to apply:
• We are abiding by the CDC’s guidelines for business operations in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic. No visitors are permitted at this time, therefore we ask that all resumes, cover letters and applications be submitted BY REPLYING TO THIS POSTING. You are welcome to attach any examples, photos or portfolios of your previous work.
• We will respond and send you an APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT.
• If invited to interview for this position, we will meet via Zoom video chat and/or in-person at our outdoor picnic tables.
At Iatesta Studio, you will use your talent and skills to create beautiful and timeless furniture and lighting with all parts made in the USA. The top designers in the world depend on our team to deliver breathtaking furniture that exceeds their expectations. Our team members have a variety of skills that take each piece from start to finish. To learn more about our company and products, PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE DAVIDIATESTA.COM.
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