Job Vacancies

Marine Upholsterer & Cover Maker


Join the winning team…

Elite Marine are a young company based in POOLE, DORSET who refit everything from 20ft day boats to 100ft super yachts with anything from decking to carpet and upholstery to vinyl wrapping. We work mostly in the UK but also in France, the rest of Europe and sometimes the Caribbean.  We’re looking for someone experienced with doing all kinds of upholstery on yachts to a very high standard.  Someone that can recover a chair one day and replace all the headlining the next.  You’ll be helping deliver a 5 star experience to every single customer.

For more details, please contact Mr Rad Dougall, Commercial Director on 01202 232279.   or email   For more details concerning this vacancy, please view:



UPHOLSTORY… every piece tells a story

Busy furniture manufacturer in Staines, TW19, Surrey seeks an upholsterer for full or part time work.

Our company designs and manufactures a wide range of high quality, custom made furniture using both modern and traditional techniques.   We are a growing company, continually evolving in the pursuit of excellent quality and customer service.

Please email Gavin:

Job Type: full-time or part-time

To be considered for this role, you should be:-

  • Within an easy commute of Staines, TW19
  • Eligible to live and work in the UK

Please note, we do not use recruitment agencies to help source candidates, therefore only direct applications will be considered.


A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an upholsterer/tacker to join one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of theatre and cinema upholstered furniture companies.    Based in Grays, Essex the company, founded in 1945, has achieved substantial growth over the last decade and forecast to continue.   We are looking for a dynamic individual who, not only has the ability to complete exceptional products, but also has experience in using new technology to improve operational standards.

Job Description

  • Manage sewing team and equipment
  • Produce prototype customer samples
  • Manage production schedule and liaise with woodshop, upholstery and procurement
  • Oversee stock levels and complete monthy stock counts
  • Oversee Work In Progress
  • Manage work area, keep clear, functional and efficient.

Core hours 08:00-16:30 Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week.

Competitive pay.

Key skills required:

  • Experience of traditional upholstery techniques
  • Ability to produce a quality product with excellent attention to detail
  • Work efficiently to meet production deadlines.

Please contact Lindsey Laker on or telephone 01375 379200



2 x Experienced Upholsterers

Stephen Ball Upholstery ltd

The Joiners Workshop

Church View




CA10 3AB


We are currently looking for two experienced upholsterers.

If you have skills in traditional or contemporary upholstery, or both, and would like to work in a small busy workshop situated between the northern Pennines, the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales national parks then we may have a job for you.

We enjoy an excellent reputation and our work is varied and interesting.

Please email with your details including your phone number and I will call for an informal chat.


Stephen Ball, Director