motor vehicle upholsterer


Motor vehicle upholsterers create manufacturing templates, manufacture and assemble interior components for cars, buses, trucks etc. They use power tools, hand tools and shop equipment to prepare and fasten materials. They also inspect incoming materials and prepare the vehicle interior for trim items.

Alternative label

  • truck upholstery worker

  • car upholsterer

  • lorry trimmer

  • motorcycle trimmer

  • car upholstery worker

  • motorcycle upholstery worker

  • truck trimmer

  • bus trimmer

  • lorry upholstery worker

  • bus upholstery worker

  • car trimmer

  • bus upholsterer

  • lorry upholsterer

  • coach trimmer

  • motorcycle upholsterer

  • truck upholsterer

  • coach upholstery worker

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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