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Prototype Technician

Date: Nov 24, 2021

Location: Detroit, MI, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We at Leggett & Platt Automotive are looking for a Prototype Technician to join our growing Automotive Team at our facility in Detroit, Michigan. We are a multi-billion-dollar globally diversified company that designs and manufactures various engineered components and products. Our growing automotive business unit, which exceeds one billion dollars in sales, is comprised of four main product segments with operations on three continents. Our customers include OEM and Tier 1 automotive companies.


In this role, you will report to the Prototype Supervisor and will execute work plans using equipment and process methods for prototype to meet and maximize regional prototype capabilities. This role will ensure work efforts are completed to meet schedules in support the set timeline.  

What you will be doing?

  • Support company vision/mission beliefs and maintain aligned behaviors and safety vision.
  • Perform daily prototype builds using equipment, materials, and processes as outlined by program and project
  • Provide prototype execution in line with the C2P delivery process


We're looking for someone with:

  • High School degree required
  • Technical orientation preferred
  • 3-5 years in product prototype environment or equal technical environment
  • Experience with electrical prototyping and electronic manufacturing equipment an asset
  • Knowledge and/or willingness to learn on automotive customer product requirements
  • Team oriented, hands on mentality, creative, good problem solving skills
  • Technical skill skills related to the field of engineering application

Reasons you’ll love it here: 


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.


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 company consists of more than 22,000 employee-partners in 120 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. For more information, please visit


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