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7437 UPHOLSTERERS AND RELATED WORKERS
 


    Upholsterers and related workers upholster furniture, make mattresses, or make and install interior decorations of textile, leather and similar materials.

    Tasks include -

    (a) installing, arranging and securing springs, padding and covering material to furniture frames;

    (b) fitting and installing covers and cushioning for seats and other furnishings on vehicles, such as motor cars, railways coaches and aircraft;

    (c) making mattresses;

    (d) fitting and installing soft furnishings and interior decorations of textile, leather and similar materials;

    (e) performing related tasks;

    (f) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Maker, mattress

  • Upholsterer, furniture

  • Upholsterer, vehicle


   
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 Updated 19 September 2004, by VA.