Are you detailed, focused, and love to build things? Is quality a priority for you? Are you always looking for a better way of doing things? If you said yes to all of these questions, then we think you might be a good fit as an Experienced Upholsterer at Kaas Tailored.
Here at Kaas Tailored, we value relationships. Whether it be with our customers, vendors, or employees, we are looking for individuals who can partner with us in our goal to put people first and create quality products. Kaas Tailored has been in business for over 40 years and makes custom upholstered products for discerning clients in the aerospace, hospitality, and commercial niches. As an Experienced Upholsterer, you would be part of the Product Development team that is responsible for skillfully developing patterns, build documents, and standards for new products that will go into production. Using fabricated foam and tailored sewn covers, Experienced Upholsters work to complete and assemble our beautiful pieces of commercial furniture and upholstered products. Individuals in this position have a minimum of 3 years of upholstery experience and are comfortable using a variety of tools such as foam saws, pneumatic staple guns, and spray applicators. Upholsterers who thrive in this fast-paced work environment are quick learners, creative problem solvers, and enjoy working with their hands.
Regular schedule is 5:45 am to 4:15 pm Monday-Thursday, with overtime opportunities on Friday.
*Temp to Hire Process - All time counted toward seniority and benefits waiting periods
Sound interesting to you? To learn more about us and apply for this position, please follow the link below: https://kaastailored.com/careers/open-positions
Essential Job Duties:
-Operate within a team atmosphere to complete a product.
-Utilize different types of pneumatic tools to assemble finished products.
-Adhere materials to finished frames, such as textile and foam.
-Learn and do continuous improvement activities.
-Communicate effectively with their team and internal/external customers.
-Develop and create digital production notes.
-Completed Production Line Internship to understand the Production Standards within the first year at Kaas Tailored.
Qualified applicants have:
-Stand for the duration of a 10-hour shift.
-Able to lift 50 lbs frequently.
-Experience in Upholstery and with a desire to grow into a journey-level upholstery position in Production or in Product Development.
Kaas Tailored is a growing, world-class manufacturing company located in Mukilteo, WA and for the last 40 years, we have built high-quality furnishings for airplanes, homes, and commercial environments. In an effort to love our employees better, we do things a little differently by training our teams in the use of lean principles and by providing the tools and skills necessary to improve their work and remove burden from processes. We also have the pleasure of sharing these principles and tools with companies from around the world who come to our shop to learn our way of thinking, see our processes, and hear from our great people how small changes can make a big difference in daily work.
Benefits package includes:
Compensation starting at $21.00+ depending on experience
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Under 12 months: 1 hour PTO for every 30 worked.
After 1 Year: 70 hours PTO
After 3 Years: 110 hours PTO
After 5 Years: 120 hours + 30 hours paid Holiday during Christmas week
Holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas are paid for 10 hours after 3 months of employment.
Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits: Eligible for coverage on the 1st day of the month following completion of 60 days of employment.
Tuition Assistance: Eligible after 6 months of employment.
401(k): Employer match based on the profitability of the company.
Technology Reimbursement: Eligible after 1 year of employment.
We are committed to achieving a diverse workforce through the application of our affirmative action, equal opportunity, and nondiscrimination policy in all aspects of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, or veteran status.
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