Occupation Profile – Upholsterer – (ANZSCO 393311) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleUPHOLSTERER
ANZSCO Code393311
Occupations in this Group393311 Upholsterer
DescriptionMakes, rebuilds and repairs upholstered articles such as chairs, sofas, beds and mattresses.
Skill Level3
SpecialisationFurniture Upholsterer
Mattress Maker
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-conferring with clients to determine materials and cost of furniture items to be made or repaired
-making and repairing wooden frames, and removing and replacing defective springs
-removing coverings, webbing and padding from old furniture
-securing material, padding, springs and webbing to articles to be upholstered
-measuring and cutting materials and covering furniture
-seaming cushions and joining sections of covering material
-attaching ornamental trims, braids and buttons
-padding and covering spring units to upholster mattresses
-may finish wooden surfaces on furniture
-may remove stains from fabric
Skills Assessment AuthorityTrades Recognition Australia
Related OccupationsNone
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)