9532 – Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectors | Canada NOC |

9532 – Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectors

Furniture and fixture assemblers assemble parts to form subassemblies or complete articles of furniture and fixtures. Inspectors inspect furniture and fixture subassemblies and finished products to ensure product quality. They are employed by furniture manufacturing companies.


Index of titles

Example titles

Assembled furniture inspector

Assembly inspector – furniture manufacturing

Bed assembler

Bedspring stretcher

Bench worker – furniture manufacturing

Billiard table assembler

Box spring assembler

Box spring frame assembler

Box spring unit assembler – furniture manufacturing

Cabinet assembler – furniture manufacturing

Cabinet assembler – wood products manufacturing

Cabinet inspector – furniture manufacturing

Chair assembler

Chair caner – furniture manufacturing

Chair inspector – furniture manufacturing

Chair seat weaver

Coffin and casket fitter

Desk assembler

Drawer assembler

Drawer fitter

Fixture assembler

Frame maker – furniture manufacturing

Furniture and fixtures assembler

Furniture and fixtures assembling inspector

Furniture and fixtures assembly inspector

Furniture and fixtures inspector – furniture manufacturing

Furniture and fixtures manufacturing inspector

Furniture assembler

Furniture assembly final inspector

Furniture assembly inspector – furniture manufacturing

Furniture caner

Furniture checker

Furniture finishing inspector

Furniture fitter-up – furniture manufacturing

Furniture inspector

Furniture parts inspector

Furniture shipping inspector

Gluer – furniture manufacturing

Hand laminator – furniture manufacturing

Hardware assembler – furniture manufacturing

Hardware installer – furniture manufacturing

Hardware mounter – furniture manufacturing

Hydraulic chair assembler

Inspector – furniture manufacturing

Lead hand assembler – furniture manufacturing

Marquetry worker – furniture manufacturing

Mattress assembler – furniture manufacturing

Mattress inspector

Mattress maker

Mattress manufacturing inspector

Metal cabinet assembler

Metal casket assembler

Metal chair assembler

Metal furniture assembler

Metal furniture inspector

Metal hardware installer – furniture manufacturing

Metal locker assembler

Metal table assembler

Mirror and picture frame assembler

Mirror and picture frame maker

Office chair assembler

Picture frame assembler – furniture and fixtures manufacturing

Product inspector – furniture manufacturing

Production worker – furniture manufacturing

Sofa inspector – furniture manufacturing

Stock grader – furniture manufacturing

Subassembler – furniture manufacturing

Table assembler

Upfitter – furniture manufacturing

Wood casket maker

Wood furniture assembler

Wood furniture frame assembler

Wooden casket assembler

Wooden furniture assembly repairer

Wooden table assembler

Main duties

This group performs some or all of the following duties:
Furniture and fixture assemblers

Prepare, sand and trim wooden furniture and fixture parts using hand and power tools

Assemble wooden or metal furniture and fixture parts to form subassemblies and complete articles using hand and power tools

Assemble a combination of parts made of wood, metal, plastic, cane or other materials to form subassemblies or complete furniture articles

Reinforce assembled furniture and fixtures with dowels or other supports

Install hardware such as hinges or clasps on furniture and fixtures.

Furniture and fixture inspectors

Inspect furniture and fixture subassemblies and finished products for conformance to quality standards

Mark defective parts or products for repair

Make minor adjustments and repairs

Record information on products inspected.

Employment requirements

Some secondary school education may be required.

On-the-job training is provided.

Experience as a labourer in the same company may be required.

Additional information

Mobility is possible between jobs in this unit group.

Progression to supervisory positions is possible with experience.


Furniture finishers and refinishers (9534)

Other wood products assemblers and inspectors (9533)

Supervisors of workers in this unit group (in 9224 Supervisors, furniture and fixtures manufacturing)

Woodworking machine operators (9437)