IO Furniture Limited – We are a full-service interior design and furniture manufacturing company characterized by our uncompromising quality and innovative design solutions. With innovation, functionality, and style at the heart and soul of our company, we deliver perfection consistently. From our signature classics to our custom project designs we have managed to build a stellar reputation for excellence, quality, reliability and integrity.

We pride ourselves in our ability to interpret the essence of our clients through manufacturing and design. By working closely with each client we are able to create spaces that embody their being, because regardless of whether they are individuals, brands or establishments to us each project is personal.

Job Position: Upholsterer

Location: Ilupeju, Lagos

Reports to: Upholstery Supervisor, Production Manager

Key Summary of the Job

  • Make furniture pieces such as Sofas, headboards, ottomans, etc as per given specifications.

Core Working Relationships

  • Technical Team
  • Production Team
  • Store and Inventory Team
  • Logistics/Procurement Team.

Task Complexities

  • Take measurements and accurately cut materials required for furniture upholstery.
  • Use webbing stretchers to extend webbings and fabrics to be used as covers.
  • Manually sew upholstery or operate sewing machines to seam cushions and join various ends of fabric.

Education & Experience

  • Minimum of an SSCE qualification.
  • 5 – 7 years previous experience as an Upholsterer (sewing or tacking) at a furniture manufacturing company.

Key Job Attributes

  • Ability to work with a team
  • Ability to work independently
  • Attention to details
  • Communication skills
  • Integrity/Discipline
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.


  • Upholstery Craftmanship
  • Knowledge of stitching by hand or with the use of big sewing machines
  • Basic numeracy skills
  • Basic literacy skills.

Application Deadline
12th February, 2022

How to apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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