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Maintenance Technician

Date: May 6, 2023

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We, at Leggett & Platt Inc., are searching for some Technician positions (as Electrician, Controls, Vision, Mold and Press Techs) within our Maintenance team to help support our automotive business. Did you know we are the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of seating support and comfort systems for transportation manufacturers, as well as tier one and two suppliers within the automotive industry? That’s right! In fact, in 2019, we were named as one of GM’s “Supplier of the Year” recipients. Our automotive products fall into four primary groups: Seating and Lumbar support, Wireless Charging, Motors and Actuators, and Mechanical Cables. If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives.

Education & Experience:


  • 4-year degree, certification, or equivalent.
  • Trained Technician (Electrician and/or Mechanics and/or Control, and/or Tooling)
  • At least 2-4 years of working experience in the trained area in manufacturing companies
  • Openings available for a 3x12 shift from Friday to Sunday (mornings or nights)


Depending on the position, below you will find the Knowledge, Skills and Ability that candidates need to have (not requiered to have all)


  • Must have basic math skills
  • Knowledgeable in machine shop operations and the use of machine shop tools and equipment.
  • Maintenance and enhancement of production of machinery both mechanically and control systems, such as PLC programming & vision systems.
  • Have mechanical or electrical or programming skills and ability.
  • Be able to use measuring tools.
  • Have good communications skills
  • Have drafting skills and be able to read blueprints.
  • Programming and maintenance of vision systems
  • Understanding of LEAN methods (TPM, SMED, or the like) and preventive maintenance
  • Working knowledge of MS Office
  • Knowledge of IATF-16949 / ISO-9001:2015
  • Problem solving skills (8D)


Things we consider a plus


  • Bilingual (English & Spanish)


Reasons You’ll Love It Here

Our benefits may vary slightly from one location to the next, but what you will find, is that we offer: medical, dental, and vision insurance; as well as paid vacation, paid personal time, and various opportunities to give back to your local community. One convenient fact about our medical plan, is that we offer tele-visits, so you don’t have to leave the comfort of your home when you are feeling under the weather! We also strongly encourage and provide opportunities for learning and professional development. Our Learning & Development team has put together in-house training on subjects like front-line supervisor essentials, how to manage conflict in the workplace, and many others.


What to Do Next

Now that you’ve had a chance to learn more about us, what are you waiting for! if you meet with some of the above criteria, apply today and allow us the opportunity to learn more about you and the value you can bring to our team. Once you apply, be sure to create a profile, and sign up for job alerts, so you can be the first to know when new opportunities become available.


Our Commitment to You

We’re proud of the fact that we are strongly rooted in being an inclusive, people-focused organization. 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 


Leggett & Platt Inc. is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. In keeping with our commitment, Leggett & Platt Inc. will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations.


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