Upholstery Technician Needed in Knoxville, TN– Legend Fitness

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Are you an experienced sewist, seamstress, upholsterer, or wanting to learn a new skill? Legend Fitness is looking for a full time Upholstery Technician in our Knoxville, Tennessee headquarters.

As a Legend Fitness Sewist/Upholsterer you will be expected to:

  • Operate hand-sewing equipment, commercial sewing machine, nail guns, hobnail and tack-hammer, hot-knife cutters and other similar equipment.
  • Use power and hand tools to apply and install batting, foam, and poly-filler.
  • Cut vinyl upholstery fabric according to patterns, to fit wood backboards in the assembly of hand-crafted equipment pads, seats, etc.
  • Attach finishes, including trim and other decorative accessories, to complete orders according to specifications.
  • Read work orders and maintain data for production schedule status.
  • Inspect wood frames and boards for defects and make repairs as needed, prior to upholstery application and other finish work.

Experience, education, and background desired for this position:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent (GED) is preferred, but not required.
  • Minimum one year of sewing experience preferred but not required.
  • College degree or diploma is not required for this position.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States.

Pay and scheduling details:

  • This is a full time position.
  • Working hours: 7:00 am to 3:30 pm, Monday through Friday.
  • Overtime may be required
  • Bi-weekly pay

Compensation and benefits offered by Legend Fitness include:

  • Training for this role will be provided
  • Overtime eligible
  • Excellent health benefits package, including dental and vision insurance
  • Paid vacation, sick days, and public holidays
  • 401K offered (with matching) after one year of continuous employment
  • Waiting period may apply for some benefits
  • Only full time employees are eligible for benefits

Location details are:

  • This position is open to anyone who meets the qualifications in Knoxville, Tennessee and the surrounding areas.
  • Remote work is not available for this position.

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