• Location
    Poole, Dorset
  • Salary
    £ 12.5 - £ 14.5 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Manufacturing and Production
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Textiles, Carpets

Adecco Recruitment are working in partnership with Sunseeker International and are currently recruiting an Upholsterer to join their busy team based in Poole.

Sunseeker International is a global icon in the manufacture of luxury motor yachts, building market leading products since 1967.

Based and manufactured in Poole and Portland on the south coast of England, Sunseeker is one of Dorset's largest private employers and is represented on every continent by a global network of distributors. Never settling for second best, it's this spirit of excellence that has driven Sunseeker to its leading position in the marine industry today.

Who we are seeking

We are now recruiting experienced Upholsterer to join the Sunseeker family. As a Sunseeker Upholsterer, you will have your work admired across the world as you build some of the world's finest motor yachts.

This role may be best suited to Upholsterers from either the marine, automotive or aeronautical industry.

You'll be based at Sunseeker Technology Centre at Tower Park in Poole, Dorset. You'll have the opportunity to work at our largest sites within our award-winning workforce, truly becoming a part of the Sunseeker family.

Example Responsibilities Include:

As a Sunseeker Upholsterer, you will work across the various boatlines of our extensive product range, completing various upholstery work packages throughout our luxury cabins, modern kitchens, spacious bathrooms, and with unique upholstered items.

  • building high quality, standard and bespoke internal and external upholstery - manufactured right 1st time, to company specifications

  • templating templating, cutting leather, vinyl, canvas, textiles & foams, chasing, glueing & foam construction, stapling, fitting & dressing finished items. Ability to use power tools such as foam saws, drills, heat guns, steamers

  • maintaining pace and productivity to meet production schedule

  • supporting other departments to increase overall efficiency

  • looking for and supporting improvements on a daily basis

Our ideal candidate:

  • Has previous experience and upholstery competence in; marine, automotive, aerospace or furniture manufacturing (relevant qualifications would be advantageous).

  • Displays competence in reading and understanding technical drawings / sketches

  • Has basic IT abilities to support management information systems

  • Seeks to pursue perfection, with a coachable and engaged attitude


Monday - Friday, 7:00am - 15:15pm

If you are the candidate we are looking for or are interested to discuss this role or other live vacancies, please do not hesitate to email us on or call 01202 202810

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Mia Patel