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Bilingual Human Resources Assistant

Date: Aug 2, 2022

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We make life more comfortable.


Leggett & Platt’s overall mission is a commitment to enhance lives – by delivering quality products, offering empowering and rewarding careers, and doing our part in bringing about a better future.


Leggett & Platt’s inventive heritage and leadership in the residential products industry span more than 130 years. As The Components People, we are the leading supplier of a wide range of products and components for all areas of life, including mattress springs and carpet cushion, as well as bedding machinery and erosion-control products.


From aerospace tubing and fabricated assemblies to flooring underlayment and carpet cushion, Leggett & Platt has divisions that design, manufacture, and sell a variety of products. Our reliable product development and launch capability, coupled with our global footprint, make us a trusted partner for customers in the aerospace, hydraulic cylinders, flooring, textile, and geo components industries.


Learn more about the history of Leggett:




The world leader in bedding technology.


Leggett & Platt has been the driving force in bedding components technology since inventing the bedspring in 1885. Now, we own more mattress industry patents than anyone in the world.


Springs, foam, adjustable beds, machinery – our Bedding businesses design, produce, and supply innovative sleep solutions that help you rest comfortably.


Learn more about Bedding Components: L&P Bedding Group


Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking to hire a Bilingual Human Resources Assistant to provide a variety of duties that support the overall administration of Branch One’s Human Resource programs while providing support to the Branch One Mission and Vision.


What you'll be doing


• Providing assistance to employment and recruitment processes.

• Participating in or supporting all job postings, advertising, interviewing, selection, and orientation processes.

• Assisting in scheduling pre-and post-employment processes including, drug screens, physicals, and candidate notifications.

• Setting up new hires in computer. 

• Conducting new hire orientation.

• Conducting monthly posting process.

• Assisting with inputting and transmittal of all employee changes.

• Assisting with completion and distribution of paperwork for terminations.

• Creating payroll scan badges.

• Answering benefit inquiries from employees.

• Assisting with payroll reports and inputting tardies and absences.

• Assisting employees with Paid Personal Time off requests.

• Assisting with ensuring new employees complete their I-9 process on hire date and inputting the employer’s portion and submitting to Equifax.

• Assisting in entering all discipline into the appropriate database.

• Reviewing quarterly and yearly perfect attendance.

• Completing physical inventory as needed.

• Assisting with input of Shared Work Program.

• Interpretting and translating documents for all members of management and Spanishspeaking employees when needed.

• Assisting with marketing/advertising.

• Providing administrative support to the HR department.


What we are looking for


• High School Diploma or equivalent.

• Must possess good communication skills (oral and written) in both, English and Spanish.

• Must possess good computer skills in Microsoft office programs.

• Knowledgeable of the manufacturing process used by the company.

• Ability to maintain an appropriate level of confidentiality, professionalism and assistance when handling employee issues.

• Ability to exemplify a cooperative attitude necessary to work with all departments and management teams.

• Proven ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize job responsibilities.

• Knowledge of policies, procedures, payroll process and benefits.


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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