About the Job
OMJ Job Number/Reference Code: 3605476
Desired Skills/Duties: PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES: Replaces and repairs automotive trim and upholstery, including carpets, seats, roof and door linings and interior trim. Manufactures replacement fabric, leather, plastic or vinyl parts to customize or replicate factory appearance. Fit, install, and secure material on frames using hand tools, power tools, glue, etc . Align parts or workpieces to ensure proper assembly. Make, repair, or replace automobile upholstery using knowledge of fabric and upholstery methods. Design upholstery cover patterns and cutting plans, based on sketches, customer descriptions, or scope of work. Prepare fabrics or materials for processing or production. Operate sewing machines or sew upholstery by hand. Measure and cut new covering materials, using patterns and measuring and cutting instruments, following sketches and design specifications. Draw cutting lines on material following patterns, templates, sketches, or blueprints, using chalk, pencils, paint, or other methods. Draw guide lines or markings on materials or workpieces using patterns or other references. Maintain records of time required to perform each job. Must be flexible to be cross-trained in other departments as needed. MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: High school education or equivalent. Automotive training required. Minimum of 3 years in the trim industry. BASIC SKILL AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS: Must enjoy working on automotive upholstery having a mechanical aptitude. Must be a self-starter and self-directed. Must be able to lift, bend and work with heavy vehicle components. Must be able to work in a fast-past environment. Attention to detail. Must be willing and able to work overtime as needed. We conform to all the laws, statutes, and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We prohibit Retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint or otherwise oppose discrimination.