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Upholstery Sewer

Operate sewing machines to join cut fabric parts.

What does an Upholstery Sewer do?

Operates sewing machine to join cut fabric parts to fabricate upholstery coverings for aircraft, automobile, boat, household, and railroad furnishings: May sew pull bands into seams of upholstery parts. May sew welts or false pleats into upholstered furniture covers and be designated Welt Sewer. May sew cord into fabric to make boxpleats and be designated Boxing-Machine Operator. May be designated according to section or part seamed as Cover Maker; Cushion Closer; Cushion Maker II. Performs duties as described under SEWING-MACHINE OPERATOR, REGULAR EQUIPMENT Master Title.