Discover the new Jouffre workroom in New York. Watch video
FR - EN
Recruitment

Join the JOUFFRE adventure

Seamstresses, draughtsmen, onsite upholsterers, business coordinators, HR, communication… Join us and be part of a team devoted to excellence.

Our values


At Jouffre, creativity means feeling free to create, co-create, collaborate with talented interior designers and help them bring their vision to life. Always challenge the status quo and find innovative solutions for continuous improvement.

At Jouffre, perseverance is the determination to take on the boldest challenges to achieve ever more ambitious goals. It means believing in one's abilities and putting in the effort required to make a project a success, without ever giving up.

At Jouffre, transference is the sharing of savoir-faire and knowledge which perpetuate the great tradition of the craft that drives us. It also means teaching our skills to new employees who join us so that they can improve, grow and train the best artisans. It also means transmitting the information, making sure it is available to the team and we are not holding it alone.

At Jouffre, rigor is what each individual imposes on themselves in their work to strive for perfection. It means pushing the limits of one's craft, profession, techniques, and methods every day.

All the available

jobs

Framer | Woodworker New York | Carpentry Workshop

Jouffre is now looking to expand its carpentry workshop in order to increase its in-house carcass production capacity and raise its quality level. Therefore, we are looking for an experienced seat carpenter with a solid knowledge of carpentry and cabinet making as well as some experience in building carcasses for upholstery.

Apply More info
Job description

While being an expert in woodworking, your main objective will be to build up a woodworking shop worthy of the name capable of meeting our productivity and quality requirements within Jouffre New York.

You will be responsible for:

● Construction and assembly of solid wood carcasses ready to be upholstered
● Knowledge and mastery of the various assembly techniques
● Mastery of cabinet making techniques
● Application of veneers
● Working with solid wood and plywood
● Use of hand and power tools
● Use of modern woodworking machinery
● Mastery of the highest quality finishes
● Collaboration with our team of designers and the manager of our headquarters workshop in order to
build the carcasses according to their needs
● Quality control of the finished parts

Required profile

For this position, we are looking for an autonomous and proactive person, focused on quality and attention to detail. The ideal candidate will be a true team player with the ability to pass on and share knowledge.

You will be part of a constantly evolving and growing company, as such, you will need to have the ability to complete work on a defined schedule and planning and sometimes in short time frames but maintaining a consistently high level of quality.

Requirements:
● Knowledge of all carpentry techniques
● Mastery of solid wood work
● Mastery of complex shapes
● Knowledge of wood species, their characteristics and their applications
● English language skills (essential for this position), Spanish is optional

Published: 05/18/2022 / City: New York / Department: Carpentry Workshop
Apprenticeship - ERP & IS Development Officer Lyon | Continuous Improvement

We are looking for our next student who will be the main actor in the development of our new ERP and who will be a reference in terms of Information Systems within the company!

Apply More info
Job description

During this apprenticeship, you will work in two main areas and you will have the following missions

ERP

- Implement and follow the deployment plan of our new software
- Develop and adjust the ERP
- Understand the users' needs and translate them into technical solutions
- Have a very good knowledge of the services, processes and business issues within the company
- Be in contact with the integrator and know how to explain the different needs of the company
- Accompany employees in the use of the tool (training, advice, etc.)
- Carry out data analysis on performance

IT & IS

- Accompany employees in the development and improvement of existing tools
- Participate in the deployment of new tools
- Be responsible for the computer and telephone fleet of the whole company (order the elements, follow the stocks, install the necessary software...etc)
- Accompany employees and answer their questions concerning their IT problems
- Offer IT training (google tools, cybersecurity...etc)

Required profile

You have a good analytical mind and synthesis, you are dynamic and you enjoy interacting with people of all ages and with varied profiles.

Agile, with a constant concern for collaboration and teamwork, you are curious and rigorous and you have a strong appetite for the management and design of information systems.

You have a strong sense of initiative and like to share your technical knowledge and you know how to support employees in their daily IT problems.

You are autonomous and you quickly succeed in understanding the different processes and workflows of a company in order to be able to discuss them from a technical and business point of view with the different people involved.

You have a Bac +4 / +5 in information systems management / IT / database management and you want to be responsible for the implementation of our new internal software within our manufacturing SME? Then this work-study program is for you!

Prerequisites :
- Have a solid foundation in various development languages
- Have a good knowledge of databases and information systems
- Have a good command of google tools (Google sheet, Google slide...etc)

Published: 05/13/2022 / Contract type: Apprenticeship / City: Lyon / Department: Continuous Improvement
Internship - Project Management Lyon | Design Office

We are looking for our two future project management interns whose main mission will be to participate with the Design Office teams in the management, coordination and piloting of projects (micro-edition / custom projects) from the time the order is taken by the designer to the delivery to the customer!

Apply More info
Job description

- Organize launch meetings with the different departments of the company (Manufacturing, Design & Methods Studio, Logistics, etc.)
- Create and develop "project files" (retroplanning, action plan, etc.)
- Contact the suppliers and follow up on the receipt of the various orders
- Update the various follow-up documents (follow-up of supplies, receptions, customer visits, etc.)
- Assist the Design Office in the creation of various documents for shipments (export invoices, packing list, quality assurance documents)
- Participate in the elaboration of quotations: contacts with fabric editors (sample requests, price requests...)
- Participate in the quality control and conformity of the productions
- Inform clients of the progress of their projects
- Improve internal communication tools and reporting of commercial activities
- Provide administrative assistance to stakeholders as needed

All other contributions that may arise during the course of this internship and depending on the progress of the missions mentioned.

Required profile

Very autonomous and with a spirit of analysis and synthesis, you are not afraid to learn. You are organized by nature and you like to interact with people of various profiles.

You have a Bachelor's degree / Master's degree / Master's degree and you have a strong appetite for service and contact with teams. Agile, with a constant concern for collaboration and teamwork, you enjoy working in project mode while keeping an operational mindset.

If you want to join a creative workshop, participate in exceptional projects and contribute to the excellence of a company labeled "Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant", don't hesitate and apply!

The practice of English is a plus to carry out the various missions of this internship.

Published: 04/19/2022 / Contract type: Internship / City: Lyon / Department: Design Office
Upholsterer New York | Upholstery Workshop

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 years of experience in making new furniture as well as reupholstery.

Apply More info
Job description

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.

Required profile

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 camille.m@jouffre.com. We will come back to you directly if the application matches our needs.

Published: 10/18/2021 / City: New York / Department: Upholstery Workshop
Installer New York | Installation - Draperies | Furniture | Wall upholstery

Jouffre is looking for a multi-tasking, outgoing and dynamic installer to be the face of our company onsite when installing our window treatments, furniture and wall coverings.

Apply More info
Job description

Jouffre Inc., a French company based in Long Island City, NY and specialized in French high-end Drapery and Upholstery is looking for an Installer with:

-Solid experience in installation of drapery tracks, shades and Decorative hardware,
-Excellent knowledge in installation of roman shades (manual and motorized) and able to rig (required),
-Good knowledge in motorization (Lutron, Somfy and Silent Gliss),
-Strong organizational skills,
-Knowledge and/or desire to work with wall covering and upholstery would be required.

Required profile

The right candidate must be proactive and autonomous in order to adapt easily to the constantly changing environment of a fast-growing company and a demanding clientele.

The right person must be able to travel across the US and international, sometimes for several days (a valid passport will be required).

A clear driving license is required. The installer will have to drive from the workshop to project sites on a daily basis.

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.

Published: 10/18/2021 / City: New York / Department: Installation - Draperies | Furniture | Wall upholstery
Installer Lyon | Wall-Upholstery & Installation

Jouffre is looking for an installer, dynamic and having the sense of contact to represent the company on site and carry out the installation of our various achievements, from our curtains to our sofas through our wall hangings

Apply More info
Job description

On our building sites, in France or abroad, as well as in our Lyon workshops, you will join a team of qualified craftsmen.

Your mission will consist in :
● To carry out dimensional measurements,
● Design in conjunction with the various parties involved, produce and/or install window decorations, including motorised ones, according to a defined set of specifications,
● Making templates, fabric/leather cutting, contemporary upholstery, sewing, covering and finishing,
● Tension and sheathing work (fabric and leather),
● Manage the tooling in conjunction with the logistics team,
● Numerous trips to the site for installation (in France and abroad)

Required profile

We are looking for an autonomous and proactive upholsterer, focused on quality and attention to detail. A true ambassador for the company on its sites in France and abroad, we are looking for a candidate who attaches great importance to customer service and contributes to the high-end image of our company.

The ideal candidate will be able to work as part of a team and must have a genuine ability to listen, transmit and share his/her know-how.

We expect at least 5 years of experience in renowned companies. Mastery of all tapestry techniques is required and fluency in English would be nice.

If you think you fit the profile then send us your CV and a cover letter to the following address : sara-salome@jouffre.com

Published: 02/10/2021 / City: Lyon / Department: Wall-Upholstery & Installation
Upholsterer Lyon | Upholstery Workshop

We are looking for an experienced upholsterer who will have as main mission to realize upholstered furniture (armchairs, beds, sofas and seats) on measure and high quality, according to a defined schedule of conditions.

Apply More info
Job description

The required profile will have to master all traditional and modern upholstery techniques of lining, covering, cutting and sewing, including :
● Upholstery,
● Creating templates,
● Cutting fabrics / leathers,
● Sheathing work (fabrics and leathers),
● Hand and machine sewing,
● Cover and finishes,
● Working on fabrics,
● Eventual site visits for installation (in France and abroad).

Required profile

We are looking for an experienced upholsterer who is autonomous and proactive, focused on quality and attention to detail. The ideal candidate will be able to work as part of a team and must have a real ability to transmit and share his/her know-how.

We expect at least 5 years of experience in renowned companies.
Mastery of all modern and semi-traditional tapestry techniques in cutting, sewing, trimming and covering is required.

If you think you fit the profile, send us your CV and a covering letter to the following address : sara-salome@jouffre.com.

Published: 02/10/2021 / City: Lyon / Department: Upholstery Workshop
We apologize,

There are no job positions matching your criteria for now.
However you can still:

Reset
the criteria
Reset
Send us a spontaneous application

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Latest news

from the workshops
03/24/2022

JOUFFRE IN THE INTERNATIONAL PRESS

The opening of our new Long Island City workshop has been highlighted by the international press. Just unveiled last November, our new location is featured in the pages of two leading interior design...

03/09/2022

EUROPEAN DAYS OF CRAFTS 2022

Created in 2002 by the National Institute of Crafts, the European Days of Crafts take place in Spring each year. This year, these days highlight the theme “Our hands in unison” and will take...

12/02/2021

Eric Nakassa, Furniture Designer for Jouffre USA

« Jouffre celebrates the beauty of craftsmanship and offers a close working relationship across multiple departments. As I learned more about Jouffre, I realized I had just as much to gain as I had...

+

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. More info
svg-square needle-backsvg-square epv