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Upholster/ Trimmer Trainee

Location : Conover, NC
Job Type : Temp/Contract
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 1+
Required Education : HS Diploma or GED is required
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Industry : Manufacturing

Job Description :

Position: Upholstery Training Line

Shift: 1st Shift M-F
Hours: 6:00 am to 3:30 pm
Starting Pay: $10.00 per hour
Location: Conover, NC

Interview: YES

We are your bridge to a full-time opportunity with Vanguard University!  Acceptance into the Vanguard University is a great opportunity for you to learn new skills and jump-start a career that will provide you with lucrative earning potential.

We are assisting with the search for candidates interested in a career in Upholstery. We are ONLY wanting candidates with a genuine interest in a career in upholstery. 
Interviews are required and should be set up by our staff after you have completed the necessary paperwork and testing in our office.

All positions are a 1st shift, Monday-Friday 6:30 am-3:00 pm.
Temp to perm positions for candidates that successfully meet the allotted amount of hours with ProStaffing.

Must have a good attendance record and performance must meet company standards.
Trainees will be trained, but need to have at least one year of steady work history.


Position Summary: Upholsters outside sections of chairs and sofas, utilizing knowledge of upholstery procedures. 

Position Responsibilities:

Trainees will be responsible for an investment of time and dedication into learning the craft of upholstery (insider) or trimming (outsider). The trainee will be evaluated upon completion of the initial training period for graduation into the final stages of the training program. Trainees will be responsible for learning how to accurately and efficiently:
Upholster- tear down, application of arms, seats, and backs, knowledge of styles and products, maintain high levels of quality while increasing speed and output.
Trimmer - tear down, application of skirts, application of out-arms and out-backs, double welt and exposed wood, Introduction to brass nailing, and application of panels and bullion.

**Will be responsible for the purchase of required tools needed.
**Current position will not be held and all trainees must assume a certain level of risk into entering the program. The company is offering an opportunity for advancement and trainees must be invested in the program.


If you are interested, please call Prostaffing at 828-466-0162 or come by our office located at 113 First Street West, Conover, NC.  For more information about our agency, please visit

Required Qualifications :
HS Diploma or GED is required.

Must have at least one year of steady and consistent work history.
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113 First Street West

Conover, NC 28613

910 Burkemont Avenue

Morganton, NC 28655