Automotive Leather Installer at Wright Restyling

$23.00 - $24.00 hourly
  • Private Company
  • Unit 6 - 2115 30 Ave NE, Calgary, AB T2E 6Z6
  • Mar 21, 2018
Full time Automotive

Job Description

40 hours per week

Language of work: English

Wage range: CAD$23-CAD$24 an hour, based on experience. May be eligible for wage increases or bonuses per company policy to be determined on an annual basis.

Benefits: Benefits include a Health Spending Account that can be assigned per employee preference (options include dental, vision, extended health). Company benefits will cover interim health coverage equivalent to Alberta Health Care if required by successful applicant until he or she becomes eligible for Alberta Health Care coverage.

Job Duties:
We are looking for an automotive upholsterer to join our team of specialists.
Wright Restyling is a family-owned business, focused on custom interior automotive restyling. We are authorized to install Katzkin leather interiors in all types of vehicles for Calgary and surrounding areas and our role is to transform vehicles by changing their interiors over from cloth to leather. Specific job duties include the following:
• Discuss custom interior restyling with clients and provide cost estimates;
• Remove and reinstall vehicle seats;
• Install custom auto leather interior (Katzkin);
• Install foam underlays and fasten covering materials;
• Repair damaged leather upholstery;
• Install automotive carpets as required;
• Install 12 volt accessories (ie: seat heaters, DVD systems, back-up cameras, etc) as required

We are seeking an experienced upholsterer to handle the growing volume of business at our Calgary location. Applicant must be detail oriented, customer-service oriented, and able to manage a high volume of work with competing deadlines. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. We are seeking someone with 5 years of experience in Katzkin or other specialized leather restyler, capable of working in a team environment, willing to train and mentor other staff members, when required. In lieu of experience, we would consider an individual with specialized related course work, an apprenticeship (such as a journeyman upholster), or someone with experience removing trim in automotive upholstery and/or automotive leather repair.

To apply, please send your resume, attention to Karin Wright (Re: Upholstery Position) at, or send it by mail to Unit 6 - 2115 30 Ave NE, Calgary, AB T2E 6Z6 attention to Karin Wright (Re: Upholstery Position).