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Parts Inventory Control Clerk

Date: Nov 17, 2020

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

The position of Parts Inventory Control Clerk is for our 12-hour shift, 6 p.m. - 6 a.m.


QUALITY STATEMENT: It is the responsibility of the Parts Inventory Control Clerk to:

  •  Identify and stop further processing on non-conformances related to products, processes, or the quality systems.
  •  Take action to prevent non-conformities related to the product produced, services, provided or the LP9000 management system.
  •  Make suggestions for improvement and verify the implementation of solutions.
  •  Know the location of and understand their control plans, work instructions and specifications.



  •  Must be able to write legibly and have good math skills.
  •  Ability to make basic arithmetic calculations requiring addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
  •  Possess computer and good communication skills.
  •  Show knowledge of maintenance tools.
  •  Exercise safe work practices at all times.
  •  Possess the ability to work effectively with others and be a team member.
  •  Physical ability to perform the essential functions of the job.
  •  Must demonstrate ability to successfully complete the required training.



  •  Contact Branch 79 for parts that are not in stock.
  •  Maintain orderly arrangement of all parts and supplies.
  •  Safe guarding inventories against theft, preventable waste, and unauthorized use.
  •  Maintaining and processing accurate inventory records.
  •  Keep daily records of the “Out of Parts Sheet” and note any suggestions for changes.
  •  Issue Parts and tools.
  •  Cross train to fill in on any shift when Parts Room Partners are gone for any reason.
  •  Assist in handling incoming phone calls to Parts Room.
  •  Inspecting, receiving, and stocking inventory as needed.
  •  Assist with inventories
  •  Identify damaged inventory.
  •  Deliver goods to and from vendors or customers.
  •  Print labels and tag incoming parts for scanning.
  •  Create, prepare and kit work orders as necessary.
  •  Recognize wrong parts and take the appropriate action to correct the problem.
  •  Assist TPM/Parts Room Superintendent when necessary.
  •  Follow instructions and work under general supervision.
  •  Must wear appropriate clothing, earplugs, and safety glasses and follow safety regulations.
  •  Cycle count parts in stock room.


  •  Assist in training other employees as needed.
  •  Maintain the assigned areas in a clean condition, following 6’s procedures.
  •  Participate in the Continuous Improvement process.
  •  Ability to work overtime as needed.
  •  Be able to perform any other tasks related to the operation of the department as directed by the department supervisor.
  •  Ability to perform other duties as assigned.


We offer a comprehensive benefits package.  While benefits may vary by location, we typically include: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and stock plans, tuition reimbursement, 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 compnay consists of more than 20,000 employee-partners in 130 manufacturing facilities located in 19 countries. We're not just hiring, we're building a better company.  For more information, please visit


Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veteran/Disability Employer.

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