Seamstresses, draughtsmen, onsite upholsterers, business coordinators, HR, communication… Join us and be part of a team devoted to excellence.
At Jouffre, we are determined to take on bold challenges in order to reach ambitious goals. We take every challenge as an opportunity to surpass our own expectations and we do not give up!
Transmission is essential. Jouffre workshops train the best craftsmen of tomorrow to allow future generations to perpetuate the tradition of our savoir-faire. We have made this one of our core values to ensure that we hand down our knowledge to new talents that join us, helping provide the tools for each of them to learn and grow within the company.
More than 10 nationalities and/or origins are represented at Jouffre. From the youngest seamstresses to the most experienced upholsterers, tolerance is an asset. Understanding our colleagues, clients, and partners will allow us to keep moving together towards Excellence, with empathy and goodwill.
We are seeking for perfection at every level and every step of each project. We have the chance to develop in a fascinating environment in which expectations and requirements are at the highest echelon. Day by day, seeking for Excellence in each department of our company is a priority and a goal.
Jouffre Inc. is a French company based in Long Island City, NY and specialized in high-end French upholstery. We are looking for a full-time Upholsterer with at least 10 to 15 years of experience in making new furniture as well as reupholstery.
The following skills are required:
- Traditional and modern upholstery techniques,
- Shaping foam on curved furniture,
- Creating templates and cutting fabrics,
- Working on uneasy fabrics such as velvet,
- Sewing, both by hand and by machine,
- Making pillows and cushions, etc.
We expect the right candidate to be team-oriented and autonomous in order to adapt easily to the constantly changing environment of our fast-growing company. The right candidate must have the ability to complete jobs following a schedule, sometimes in a short time, while maintaining a high level of quality and without compromising the integrity of the job.
Fluent English is mandatory as this is the common language in our workshop. Spanish is a plus.
We are offering a full-time position. Salary will correspond with experience.
If interested, please send us your resume along with pictures/references of previous works by email to Camille at email@example.com. We will come back to you directly if the application matches our needs.
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