Vehicle Carpeter and Upholsterer

Assembly Department

Salary: Competitive

Location: Mells, Somerset

Type: Full Time

Closing Date:

Would you like to be a part of Arkonik - The world’s leading custom Land Rover Defender specialists? Arkonik has been established for over 10 years with production facilities in the UK and with Sales internationally, predominantly within the USA. We are looking for a Vehicle Carpeter & Upholsterer to join our team at Arkonik HQ. This is a role that offers you the opportunity to grow and progress within the company. On offer is a permanent role that pays a competitive pay rate, pension & 28 days holiday.




  • To carry out upholstery and carpet installation to the highest standard
  • Work closely with the Vehicle Assembly Supervisor & Manager
  • Ensure the correct equipment is being used
  • Eager to progress within role and take on more responsibility
  • Other ad hoc jobs as requested
  • Complete tasks by deadlines set – using the company production planner as a guide
  • Wear correct PPE at all times and abide by the Company Health and safety Policy




  • Previous experience or knowledge of Land Rover Defenders, useful but not essential
  • Attention to detail and a passion for working with materials essential
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Can work as part of a team or on own initiative without supervision
  • High attention to detail required
  • Reliable, punctual and highly motivated
  • Own transport essential due to rural location


  • GCSE Grade C+ in English and Maths

Closing date for applications is 31 December 2019

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