Furniture Repair Technician

Crate And Barrel Tracy , CA 95376

Posted 7 months ago

We at Crate and Barrel want to ensure we help our customers, love, how they live, in the moments that matter. At our Distribution Centers, we begin to instill that feeling with every package we carefully pick, pack, and ship to our customers homes and into our award-winning stores. Our assortment includes more than 13,000 SKU's between each of our 3 brands; Crate and Barrel, CB2, and Crate and Kids. We are curious and ask ourselves is there a better way to do this. As part of the team here, you'll ensure every product we sell online or in-stores is delivered on-time and with quality, ensuring our customers are amazed and delighted with their selection.

  • Assess damages and choose the appropriate method of repair for case goods, leather, fabric, and upholstery.

  • Perform various furniture service duties to include the repair and refurbishment of all case goods, upholstery, and leather products.

  • Ability to use techniques such as use of fillers, burn-ins, color matching, structural repairs, and installation of replacement parts.

  • Demonstrate a high-level of attention to detail and professionalism at all times.

  • Maximize the company growth and profitability by performing the highest level of wood, finish, frame and/or expert upholstery repairs.

  • Determine damage and defects versus inherent characteristics of furniture to identify a course of action for the merchandise.

  • Correct the defects and perform the highest level of wood repairs, refinishing, spraying and/or upholstery to meet quality standards for customer merchandise.

  • Complete all paperwork in order to chargeback vendors for repairs to offset the cost of labor.

  • Move open furniture, merchandise, supplies, and/or boxes repetitively.

  • Follow the loss prevention and security guidelines to minimize inventory shrinkage and profit loss.

  • Promote a culture of respect and an atmosphere of teamwork in order to foster a positive working environment.

  • Abide by the established dependability guidelines to maintain business productivity.

  • Listen actively and effectively.

  • Clearly communicate in both verbal and written form.

  • Establish open and two way conversation with all associates.

  • Maintain and enhance the self-esteem of others.

  • Ask for and give clear and constructive feedback.

  • Adhere to company safety guidelines to prevent personal injury and product and facility damage.

Required Skills

  • Minimum of two (2) years of proven experience preferred

  • Experience using hand and electrical tools to repair and assemble furniture

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Proven basic computer skills

  • Experience with woodworking, upholstery and leather repair, faux finishing, paint color matching, custom framing, coatings and finishes on various surfaces, furniture construction methods

  • Ability to repair: wood, leather, fabric, metal, stone, marble, concrete

  • Team player

  • Multi task different projects at the same time

  • Exceptional color matching skills using powder stains and blendal sticks

  • Apprenticeship with a wood and/or upholstery craftsmen required

  • Complete understanding of furniture construction and assembly required Knowledge of hand tools and finishing techniques required

  • Ability to move and/or lift up to 65 pounds; heavier merchandise with team assist

  • Proficiency in English language skills (reading, written and verbal)

  • Basic math skills required

  • Must work effectively as a team member

  • High School diploma/GED or equivalent preferred

The job description and other aspects of the job listed on this job posting should not be construed to contain every function/responsibility that may be required to be performed by an associate in this job. Associates are required to perform other related functions as assigned.

Job ID 2019-3989 Date posted 06/12/2019 Position Type Full-Time

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Euromarket Designs, Inc., which does business as Crate and Barrel and CB2, will be referred to as "the Company". The Company is deeply committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact the location you are applying to here and ask to speak with a manager regarding the nature of your request.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

The Company participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the US.

State / City Compliance: The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal history, including arrest and conviction records, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring and the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.


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