Furniture Assembler and Installer

Uncrate, assemble, install, and repair furniture and office equipment.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Furniture Assembler and Installers do?

Uncrates, assembles, installs, and repairs furniture and office equipment in customers’ homes or offices: Uncrates and assembles items, using handtools. Repairs and paints dents and scratches in metal or wood. Cleans, repairs, and replaces safe and file drawers, locks, catches, and slides. May repair or replace damaged vinyl or fabric upholstery material, using handtools, patching, needle, and thread.

Should I be a Furniture Assembler and Installer?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • How to Become a
    Furniture Assembler and Installer

    Furniture Assembler and Installers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Furniture Assembler and Installer-related education!
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