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Mechanical Engineering - Project Manager Internship

Date: Nov 3, 2021

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is looking for a Project Manager Intern to join the Bedding team at the IDEA Center in Carthage, MO. The ideal candidate will be very organized and outstanding customer service skills. If you love playing a key role in the growth of new products, this might be the perfect next move for you.


What you’ll do each day

  • Effectively manage development projects to meet both design and timeline requirements
  • Fully support manufacturing operations by preparing new products for a seamless handoff
  • Work closely with sales, product engineers and management to convert market demands and concepts into production-ready products
  • Manage product implementation from startup to launch



  • 40 credit hours or more towards Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Diverse communication skill set to allow for effective interaction with a wide range of L&P positions and customers
  • Student design project experience a plus
  • Comfortable with Microsoft products
  • Familiarization with CAD systems and Zoho Projects beneficial but not required 
  • Familiarization with manufacturing concepts


Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) believes in hiring the very best, and our intern program, Doors, is all about developing the next generation of employees. We offer real challenges, a robust learning experience, and many opportunities for career advancement. We’re not just hiring interns; we’re building a better company. Leggett & Platt employs more than 20,000 employees in corporate offices, manufacturing facilities, R&D centers, and distribution warehouses throughout 23 countries worldwide. 


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