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Shipping Clerk

Date: Jan 11, 2022

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt’s overall mission is a commitment to enhance lives – by delivering quality products, offering empowering and rewarding careers, and doing our part in bringing about a better future.


Leggett & Platt’s inventive heritage and leadership in the residential products industry span more than 130 years. As The Components People, we are the leading supplier of a wide range of products and components for all areas of life, including mattress springs and carpet cushion, automotive components as well as bedding machinery and erosion-control products.


Learn more about the history of Leggett:


What you’ll do

  • Assist Customer Service Team with logistics inquiries including freight quotations and ETA’s for delivery (tracking shipments)
  • Oversee and arrange GSG (Porter, IDEA Center, Gribetz, Gateway, etc) machine shipments both domestically and internationally with carriers, freight forwarders and overseas brokers.
  • Prepare all documentation for shipments including bills of lading, import and export documents and documents for shipments with banking such as Letters of Credit.
  • Gathering all parts for Customer Service Shipments.
  • Shipping all Parts orders in LPCS.
  • Processing Parts orders via UPS or Fed Ex Computers.
  • Support Shipping Department (ordering supplies, claim resolutions for all outbound and inbound shipments)
  • Ensure that all functions are performed in accordance with L&P policies and procedures.

Minimum qualifications

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal & written).
  • Must have a cooperative attitude, necessary to work effectively with others.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Must be detail oriented.
  • Ability to multi-task.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience as a Shipping Clerk a plus but not required.


Who we are and what we offer

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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