Job Vacancies

Experienced Upholsterer required for 8 week project – High Barnet

Experienced Upholsterer required for 8 week project

We are a design led upholstery studio based in High Barnet. Our work includes banquette seating and fabric walling.

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced upholsterer that can work independently and has excellent attention to detail.

The successful candidate must have experience in contemporary and traditional upholstery including deep buttoning, stuffing up, covering, cutting fabrics and machining.

Attractive rates of pay for the right candidate

If you are interested in this position, or have any questions, please call James on 075 3952 3227 or email your CV to

Experienced upholstery machinist required ­ – High Barnet

Experienced upholstery machinist required ­ 

We are a bespoke, design led upholstery company and require an experienced machinist with excellent attention to detail.

Flexible hours with attractive rates of pay for the right candidate

We are located in Alston Works in High Barnet (free parking / 15 minute walk from High Barnet tube station on the Northern Line)

If you are interested in this position, or have any questions, please call James on 075 3952 3227 or email your CV to


Trainee Upholsterer – Southampton

We are a small well established furnishing company fitting out luxury yachts and have an urgent requirement for a trainee upholsterer.
Attention to detail is paramount as we are contracted to some of the U.K’s most prestigious boat builders.
This is a full time position based in Southampton. 
There will be a need for some travelling, therefore a clean U.K driving licence would be advantageous.
Please apply for the position via email to Julie-Ann Kwok at with a copy of your latest C.V.

Upholstery Tutor – Shropshire

Upholstery Tutor Required

J A Milton Upholstery Supplies is looking for an Upholstery tutor to deliver short courses in traditional and modern upholstery to our clients at our workshop in Shropshire.
We therefore require a professional person with plenty of experience in the industry. This is a highly rewarding position and we are looking for someone who will work well with our existing clients and current team.  Looking for them to bring humour, personality and success to this popular part of our Business.
You need to thrive on the success of others, hold relevant professional qualifications, a commitment and enjoy providing an excellent learning experience for our students.
The Tutor can be a self-employed contractor or an employee of J.A.Milton which ever suits the candidate best. Normally a part time flexible working schedule (as courses are available during the day and weekends), but happy to discuss further.

For more details of this vacancy please contact David Hayes at

Upholsterer – Essex


A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an upholsterer / tacker to join one of the leading manufacturers of theatre and cinema upholstered furniture companies in the UK. Based in Grays, the company founded in 1945 has achieved substantial growth in the last two years and forecast to continue.

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.

For further information, please email or contact 01375 379200.


A small Barnet based company is seeking to recruit individuals to manufacture superior quality soft furnishings, including curtains, draperies and bed canopies.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate an ability for neat hand sewing and be capable of using an industrial sewing machine.

The vacancy is full time (39 hours per week).

Those interested should contact Mrs J. Bartmeier for an application form and further information on:

020 8449 9737