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Controls Engineer

Date: Nov 1, 2021

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

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Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking a Controls Engineer for our GSG/Machinery division in Carthage, Missouri. This position will be responsible for collaborative design, testing and troubleshooting new components. You'll design electrical circuits and build prototypes to prove concepts, program various PLCs (i.e. Phoenix, IDEC, A-B, Mitsubishi, etc.), and program in IEC 61131. 

Minimum qualifications

  • Hands on experience in troubleshooting servo systems, electro-mechanical systems, and test engineering
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical departments
  • Self-motivation, organization, and attention to detail

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE)
  • 2-3 years of Electrical Engineering experience
  • Willing to travel domestically and internationally, and communicate and interact effectively with customers and suppliers


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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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