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South Africa: Curtains Seamstress posted by Greys Recruitment

Date 2024-05-26
Job Title Curtains Seamstress
Employer Greys Recruitment
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Salary 7500
Category International
Location South Africa
/ South Africa

Job Summary


  • Sewing Skills: Proficiency in sewing machine operation, serging, and hand-stitching techniques. Ability to sew straight lines, create even seams, and execute complex stitching patterns.
  • Fabric Knowledge: Familiarity with a wide range of fabrics, including their properties, care instructions, and suitability for different applications. Understanding of fabric weights, drape, and texture.
  • Attention to Detail: Meticulous attention to detail and a commitment to producing flawless finished products. Ability to work with precision and accuracy to meet client specifications.
  • Creativity: Creative flair and an eye for design to help clients choose fabrics, colors, and styles that enhance their interior decor.
  • Communication Skills: Strong verbal and written communication skills to interact with clients, suppliers, and team members effectively.
  • Time Management: Excellent time management skills to prioritize tasks, meet deadlines, and handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Problem-Solving Abilities: Resourcefulness and adaptability to troubleshoot issues that may arise during the fabrication process and find innovative solutions.
  • Experience: Previous experience in curtain making, upholstery, or related fields is preferred but not required. Willingness to learn and adapt to new techniques and technologies.

Job Duties

  • Fabric Selection: Assist clients in choosing suitable fabrics for their curtains based on factors such as color, texture, durability, and light filtration. Knowledge of different fabric types including cotton, linen, silk, velvet, and polyester is crucial.
  • Measurement and Cutting: Take accurate measurements of windows and calculate fabric requirements. Cut fabric to the required dimensions, ensuring precision and minimal waste.
  • Sewing and Assembly: Use sewing machines, sergers, and hand-stitching techniques to sew curtains and draperies. Pay close attention to seam allowances, hems, and pleats to ensure a polished finish. Skillfully attach linings, headers, and trims as per client preferences.
  • Installation Preparation: Collaborate with installation teams to prepare curtains for installation. Add features such as grommets, hooks, or tabs for easy hanging. Ensure that curtain panels are properly labeled and packaged for transport to client locations.
  • Quality Control: Conduct thorough quality checks at each stage of the production process to ensure that curtains meet the highest standards of craftsmanship and durability. Address any defects or inconsistencies promptly.
  • Client Communication: Communicate effectively with clients to understand their design preferences, budget constraints, and timeline expectations. Provide recommendations regarding fabric choices, styles, and embellishments based on client requirements.
  • Maintenance and Repairs: Offer maintenance advice to clients to prolong the lifespan of their curtains. Provide repair services for damaged curtains, including mending tears, replacing hardware, and restyling as needed.
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Curtains Seamstress position available in South Africa, South Africa. This job position was posted by Greys Recruitment. The job has been posted as a char8000 ad on 2024-05-26 at 01:20:40 in the International category

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South Africa: Curtains Seamstress posted by Greys Recruitment

Requirements:Sewing Skills: Proficiency in sewing machine operation, serging, and hand-stitching techniques. Ability to sew straight lines, create even seams, and execute complex stitching patterns.Fabric Knowledge: Familiarity with a wide range of fabrics

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