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Salary: £35k - 40k per year

Location: Flecknoe, Warwickshire

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 29 Apr 2022

Reference: 5444

Upholstery Trimmer
Hours:  40 hours per week
Monday-Friday: 7am-4pm

Pay Rate: £36,000-£40,000 per annum

We are currently recruiting for a skilled Upholstery Trimmer to work for a specialist automotive company whose adeptness is in highly prestigious vintage vehicle restorations. They are a family run business who pride themselves on the highest quality products, attention to detail and specialist know-how. Their services range from restoration projects to vintage part supply, classic trim work and rally preparation.

The duties and responsibilities of the Upholstery Trimmer:


  • Full development, patterning and trimming skills required.
  • Experience of continuous development of a product from early design to production intent.
  • Produce high quality interior and exterior trim for custom, classic and vintage cars using a variety of materials including leather, vinyl, hooding materials and carpets
  • Day to day: Applicant to join highly skilled team restoring classic and vintage cars in a world renown business
  • A high level of CAD understanding, being able to highlight potential trim issues on screen
  • Ability to modify development seat foams (material on and off)
  • Expert experience of working with a wide range of natural and synthetic soft materials and experience working in a Upholstery Trimmer environment


It is essential that the Upholstery Trimmer:


  • Must be able to Sew, Cut, Pattern and fit various types of materials
  • Repair and make seat cushions and squabs using horsehair and foam
  • Be proficient in fluting, quilting and deep button styles
  • Capable in produce hoods and tonneaux for all types of cars
  • Design and make trim for bespoke cars with no original leather to pattern from
  • Have any mechanical or wood working skills
  • Personality: Enthusiastic, team player, flexible, polite, able to deal directly with customers

To show your interest in this Upholstery Trimmer role please Apply Now with a copy of your CV, should you be successfully shortlisted a member of our Team will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. All applications are treated in the strictest confidence.