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Electrical Engineering Co-op

Date: Jul 19, 2021

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt


Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking bright and professional Electrical Engineering Co-op students within our Bedding Group in Carthage, Missouri. We’re looking for someone with a learning mindset, willing to jump in to get their hands dirty, with the ability to communicate effectively with teammates across the globe. There is a full-time co-op opportunity as early as the summer of 2021 with the potential to extend into the Fall 2021 semester OR begin in the Spring 2022 semester and continue through the Summer.


Essential Responsibilities

  • Collaborating with team members on ground to maintain machinery
  • Communicating with the makers of the machines internationally
  • Suggest process improvements and participate in projects to increase efficiencies
  • Research machine intelligence and present improvement opportunities



  • Must be pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in engineering from Missouri University of Science & Technology
  • Demonstrated ability of using good oral and written communication
  • Able to work independently and as a cohesive member of a team


Desired Skills

  • Preferably pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering with emphasis in controls
  • Experience in hands-on projects
  • Ability to speak Swiss German or Croatian


Bright students are welcome and wanted in Doors, Leggett & Platt’s internship program. Our interns gain real experience, working on challenging projects alongside experienced teams.  For more information, please visit


Who we are and what we offer

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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