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Production Supervisor

Date: Jan 2, 2022

Location: Aurora, IL, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking an experienced, hands-on 2nd shift Production Supervisor to join our manufacturing facility in Aurora, IL for our Molding Department.  We are looking for a supervisor who is not afraid to work.  In this position, you will be required to jump in and assist your team in daily tasks such as running a machine and jumping on a forklift.  If you are a hardworking individual with good people skills, we want you!


What you’ll do

  • Receive production instructions at the start of shift.
  • Direct personnel to achieve maximum output of product.
  • Monitor progress during shift and make necessary adjustments as needed.
  • Fill in key jobs during personnel shortage or scheduled break
  • Ensure production standards are used at all times.
  • Coach and follow up on operators.
  • Collect and verify that production data collection sheets are accurate.
  • Provide Finishing with appropriate quantities.
  • Responsible for meeting production goals.
  • Responsible for communicating and assisting in the preventive and predictive maintenance in assigned areas.



Minimum qualifications

  • Possess good communication skills and be able to work with people from other departments in an office and manufacturing environment
  • Must have manufacturing experience
  • Detail oriented and well organized
  • Must have good on-time attendance and be reliable
  • Ability to make decisions
  • Self-motivated and be able to motivate others and promote teamwork
  • Ability to change from one task to another frequently
  • Ability to work well with others


Preferred Qualifications

  • Bilingual is a plus


2nd shift schedule is Monday through Friday and every other Saturday, 3:00 p.m. to Midnight. Hours can vary based on Production needs and working 10-12 hours shifts may be required.


Who we are and what we offer

Our comprehensive benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with match, stock plans, employee discounts, and more.


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing 137-year-old company is comprised of 15 business units and 140 facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. Learn more about what Leggett life is like here:


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Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

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