Manufacturing Upholstery

Wasserstrom - Columbus, OH3.3

Full-timeEstimated: $31,000 - $41,000 a year
N. Wasserstrom, the nation’s leader in food service equipment manufacturing and distribution, seeks a “top talent” Upholsterers to join our team.

N. Wasserstrom began as a local, family-run business and has steadily grown to become one of the largest suppliers of food service products. With over a century of experience and a team of dedicated associates, Wasserstrom remains a family owned and operated company offering products and services that are second to none.

This non exempt position for purposes of federal wage and hour law is responsible for operating industrial sewing machinery with the knowledge OR the ability to learn various seam methods.

Position Description: Following patterns and design specifications, draw cutting lines on material. Operate industrial sewing machinery with knowledge of various seam methods. Fit, install, and secure material on frames using hand tools, power tools, glue and staples. Other duties as required.


Manages conflict appropriately
Speaks up, shares ideas and concerns
Maximizes effort and resources by doing things right the first time

Follows through on all commitments
Owns problems until solved
Holds oneself accountable for productivity and quality
Appropriately holds others accountable

Maintains a specific set of standards associated with Employer
Open, honest and appropriate communication
Supports decisions once made
Asking, debating, discussing or teaching how things should be done

Ability to work with cordless/pneumatic and basic hand tools.
Knowledge of various seam methods (i.e., regular, top stitch, French)
Ability to lift frames or bases, pull and stretch material, and stand on feet for long periods of time.
Attention to detail and group problem-solving skills required.

High school diploma or equivalent; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. See level descriptions for additional details.

Heavy Work - Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
Regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel.
Frequently required to stand and reach with hands and arms.
Required to walk.
Must be able to see close up and also at a distance.
Must be able to talk and hear.

Manufacturing environment may cause exposure to heat, noise, vibration, odors or dust.
Ambient temperatures.
Frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts.
The noise level is usually moderate but may be severe at times.

Wasserstrom & Sons offers a competitive wage and comprehensive benefits, including: medical/dental/vision plans, life and accident insurance, 401(k), employee stock purchase plan, employee assistance program, and more.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and will give consideration to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

For employment consideration, please complete an online application in the employment section at