Contract Upholsterer / Upholstery Tech (Part Time/Flexible)

Te Talent Branch Ltd
Croydon, London
£25.25 Per Hour / Flexible Days
06 Oct 2016
30 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Contract Upholstery Service Technician / Upholsterer / Furniture Repair Technician (Self Employed Contractor/ Part Time Flexible) - £25.25 P/H - Flexible Working Days and territories Available - You must have your own work van and tools - For almost 20 years, my client has been the market-leading furniture care and furniture repair service extending across the UK and Ireland. Due to huge recent growth, they require several Self Employed Upholsterer / Furniture Repair Technician Contractors to cover different territories across the UK. The role is ideal for a Self Employed Upholsterer, who wants to supplement their income with an additional 1 to 3 days of guaranteed work per week, whilst also still running their own upholstery or side business. My client can be very flexible with working days and locations and require an Upholsterer / Furniture Technician for most areas of the UK in particular the South East, Midlands, Essex, Kent, Gloucester, London and many other regions. If you're an Upholsterer with previous Upholstery or Furniture Repair experience or a Furniture Technician or Upholsterer who is looking to set up their own business and worried about regular work, this could be the ideal role. We will consider an experienced Upholsterer, Furniture Technician, Furniture Restorer, Furniture Manufacture and Upholstery experience. My client offer great benefits including: · Hourly rate of £25.25 per hour · Flexible working days · Flexible working locations and territories · Ongoing training & development · Support of a large established enterprise Main responsibilities of the role include: · To inspect and repair as necessary furniture items in customer's homes · To produce written reports for company and client · To manage customer expectations and provide product maintenance advice · Liaise with clients to resolve any technical issues with may arise · Undertake other reasonable activities as required which may include UK or Ireland travel We are looking for candidates with: · Significant experience gained in a domestic furniture production and/or restoration techniques · Extensive relevant workplace experience · Strong organisation skills; proactive and methodical · Excellent written and oral communication skills · Ability to work under pressure and to meet tight deadlines · Ability to work using own initiative and with others · A customer-focused approach - both internal and external customers