Upholsterer/Assistant Interior Designer

Key Requirements:

Interpreting design orders and creating upholstery stencils.
Selecting and sourcing upholstery materials.
Dismantling furniture for upholstery preparation.
Measuring and cutting leather or fabric with the aid of design stencils.
Installing foam and batting to the furniture framework.
Installing and repairing furniture webbing and seating springs.
Stretching out and installing fabric or leather coverings.
Stitching, gluing, and nailing fabric into place.


Diploma in Interior Design or related field.
Must have a Minimum 4 years’ experience in a similar position.
Must have experience in repair of curtains, chairs, beddings, furniture and the like.
Must be willing to relocate, Accommodation will be provided.
Must have ability to apply a sense of style to create aesthetically pleasing interiors.
Ability to work in a remote area.


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About Summit Recruitment and search

Summit Recruitment & Search was established in 2009 to address the recruitment, mass recruitment, executive search, outsourcing and training needs of companies based in Kenya or wanting to enter the Kenyan, East African, South African and African market. We have a leading proven track record in our field in South Africa, Uganda, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Rwanda, Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana and many other African countries. We are able to advise on market trends, training requirements, prevailing salaries and offer a complete HR Solution where necessary.