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American Seating Company Upholsterer 2nd Shift in Grand Rapids, Michigan

div div spanPOSITION SUMMARY:/spanspanMakes, repairs, and replaces upholstery for transportation vehicle seating./spanspanFits, installs, and secures material on frames, using hand tools, power tools, glue, and/or staples./spanspanThe goal is to produce a quality product to be shipped to our customers. Attention to detail is required to be successful at this position./spanspanPRIMARY DUTIES RESPONSIBILITIES:/spanullispanReads and comprehends instructions and follows established procedures./span/lilispanVerifies all material and equipment needed to begin the process./span/lilispanTakes measurements to ensure perfect fit./span/lilispanAligns material and puts together parts./span/lilispanChecks output to ensure highest quality./span/lilispanMaintains equipment and workspace in good condition./span/lilispanInputs data of production quantities and time./span/lilispanReports on issues, malfunction, or defective parts./span/lilispanOther duties as assigned./span/li/ulspan/spanspanMINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:/spanullispanHigh School Diploma or GED/span/lilispanPrevious experience is preferred/span/li/ulspan/spanspanSKILLS ABILITIES:/spandivullispanBasic computer knowledge./span/li/ul/divul type="disc"lispanTechnical knowledge and ability to read blueprints, drawings, engineer grade tape measures (includes decimals), etc./span/lilispanAbility to use hands to pull and stretch fabric to ensure a good fit./span/lilispanGood understanding of quality control principles./span/lilispanGood communication skills (verbal and written)./span/lilispanExcellent hand-eye coordination and physical condition./span/li/uldivullispanAbility to work regular schedules set forth by the Management team./span/li/ul/divspan/spanspanWORKING CONDITIONS:/spanullispanStanding for entire shift./span/lilispanAble to lift up to 40 pounds./span/lilispanAble to twist, bend, stoop as needed./span/lilispanSafety glasses are required./span/li/ulemspanThis job description is intended to describe the type and level of work being performed by a person assigned to this job. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required by a person so classified./span/emspanIf you've ever ridden in a bus, sat in a desk, enjoyed a performance or been to a ballpark, chances are you've sat in a seat made by American Seating. American Seating prides themselves on consistent quality and innovation for 130 years, which has allowed us to stand the test of time. In early 2017, American Seating discontinued their Fixed Seating Line of Business, to focus strategically on office products and transportation. We are thinking one turn ahead as the public transportation industry is moving up. We manufacture passenger seating for city service buses, rail, motor coaches and demand response markets. Today, we will continue to lead the industry with solutions that provide valu