Position Overview

A furniture assembler is responsible for assemble different kinds of furniture. S/he must be able to read customer order to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed. This professional is also accountable for conveying materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other assigned areas.

The following sample of resume for furniture assembler will provide you with the idea of making your resume stand out. If you posses no prior experience, you may modify the experience section of this sample resume.


Furniture Assembler Resume Example


John Doe

31 Example Avenue | Arcadia, WI 98888 | (000) 989-7675 | john @ email . com

❖❖ Furniture Assembler ❖❖

SUMMARY: Self-motivated and energized individual with 5+ years’ extensive experience in physical assembly of furniture. Adept at inspecting a variety of wood and other furniture while ensuring customer service and quality standards. Well versed in adjusting, trimming, and fitting parts of a wide variety of furniture.


• Effective skills in filling requisitions, work orders, and requests for materials
• Demonstrated ability to assemble customer orders from stock and place orders on pallets or shelves
• Computer: MS Office Suite and a range of computer software related to furniture installation

● Jigs & fixtures● Drawer machine● Flip● Drill
● Ganomat● Screwdriver● Staple gun● Hammer
● Broom● Glue systems● Paint / thinner● Air hose


Furniture Assembler | Ashley Furniture – Arcadia, WI | May 2005 – July 2010

• Used various hand tools and adhesives to amass parts into a finished unit inside quality specifications
• Set up and appropriately utilized jigs to assemble component parts
• Moved parts in and out of work area by means of appropriate equipment
• Set up and adjusted workstation to suit ergonomic requirements

Selected Accomplishments
• Successfully achieved the Assembling tasks within specified period of time
• Introduced a variety of new tools which decreased assembly time by 40%
• Trained 12 new workers
• Participated in team meetings and activities
• Suggested improvements on procedure inputs
• Inspected parts for defects and informed suitable workers of non-conforming parts

High School Diploma ●  City School, Arcadia, WI ● 2005

• Good communication and customer service skills
• Ability to lift, carry and assemble parts weighing up to 100 lbs