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Branch Manager

Date: Apr 3, 2021

Location: Cape Girardeau, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We are seeking a Branch Manager for our Carpet Cushion manufacturing facility in Cape Girardeau MO. This branch specializes in Carpet Underlay using Synthetic Rubber.  You will have oversight of all aspects of production, P&L, purchasing, engineering processes, scheduling, shipping and receiving, safety, regulatory compliance, and the supervision and development of staff.  To be successful, you will need to be a strategic big-picture leader who empowers others to take ownership and pride in branch operations.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Oversee operations, quality, safety, compliance, and administration.
  • Recruit, select, orient, train, coach, counsel, develop and the corrective action of staff.
  • Build an organization of strong technical and manufacturing talent to support the business.
  • Maintain quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable governmental / corporate regulations related business activities and environmental, health and safety.
  • Develop and implement procedures and processes to improve productivity. 


What we’re looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Manufacturing, Business or related field
  • At least 8-10 years in an operational management role
  • Familiar with manufacturing equipment and processes    
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills


Reasons you’ll love it here:  Our company culture reflects values like integrity, ownership, and authenticity. We take these to heart, and if you do as well, you’ll fit right in.


We are looking for a proven leader with a strong track record in manufacturing operations management and a passion for continuous improvement.  Experience with performance management and strategy, process improvement, and quality control is required.  This is an ideal opportunity for an accomplished, dedicated leader to make a difference in a forward-moving, highly diversified company. 


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles.  Today our growing company consists of more than 20,000 employee-partners in 24 countries throughout the world. Leggett & Platt offers a positive work environment, competitive compensation, and a comprehensive benefits package. 


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Nearest Major Market: Cape Girardeau

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