28 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Job Level
Upholsterer Primary Location :   Bermuda-Southampton-The Fairmont Southampton Employee Status :   Regular    





Hotel Overview:  Reigning from Bermuda's highest point, over a majestic 100 acre estate, The Fairmont Southampton is located on the southern shore of Bermuda. The Fairmont Southampton has been the island's premier luxury resort since its opening in 1972 and is regarded as a leader in the hospitality industry on the island.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Director of Facility Operations, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Perform all work and usual duties relating to the art of upholstering og all types of furniture including fabrication of welting, beading, cushioms, zippers, pillows etc.
  • Responsible for reporting any defects or changes and improvements needed regarding upholstery matters.
  • Performing preventative maintenance programme
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Certification verifiying sucessful completion of a skilled workers examination specific to upholstery from an accredited training institute required.
  • Must be able to use all related tools and equipment effectively and safely
  • 5 years experience preferred
  • Basic computer skills would be an asset.


Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift
  • Frequent lifting and carrying up to (choose pounds depending on position)
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements:  Non-Bermudian candidates will need to qualify for a Bermuda Department of Immigration work permit applied for by the Fairmont Southampton Hotel.

APPLY TODAY: Whether you're launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit www.fairmontcareers.com  to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!



At Fairmont Hotels & Resort we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That's why you'll find exceptional work opportunities - throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific - as well as industry - leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London's The Savoy, New York's The Plaza, and Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award - winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

    Job Level :   Colleague Schedule :   Full-time Shift :   Rotating / Shift Work Travel :   No Closing Date :   08.Dec.2016, 3:59:00 AM Job Number:   SHP01510