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Initiatives Coordinator

Date: Jan 24, 2023

Location: Greensboro, NC, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Matrex, a division of Leggett & Platt Components Company, Inc. is searching for an Initiatives Coordinator to maintain and execute our quality and safety programs. At Matrex, we provide our furniture seating customers with innovative solutions, consistent performance, and impeccable service. Our chair webbing and elastomeric fabrics for office furniture as well as our seating suspension technologies continue to contribute to our customers' growth. If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives. 

As an Initiatives Coordinator, you will have the opportunity to be involved with all phases of the business, Safety, Quality Control, Inventory, Manufacturing and will communicate with the entire staff. Your contributions will have a direct impact on the business by acting as the backbone for Quality and Safety.  The Matrex team you will be working with is collaborative, innovative, and values challenging work while empowering and supporting each other to reach their full potential.   


So, what will you be doing as an Initiatives Coordinator? 

  • ​​Facilitator, trainer & owner of our Quality Management system
  • Maintain documentation within our Quality Management System
  • Serve as Lead Auditor of our Quality Management System
  • Complete an audit schedule and drive the audits findings for our Quality Management System
  • Facilitator, trainer & owner of our Safety Programs and the associated documentation and training
  • Drive the Safety team: recruit members, create agendas’ & arrange meeting, accident investigations and general awareness.
  • Perform Cycle Counts
  • Help maintain inventory control.
  • Other duties as assigned.


To be successful in this role, you’ll need: 

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  • At least two years of direct experience working with a Quality Management System OR at least two years of direct experience with a safety program
  • Experience successfully managing multiple requests routinely 
  • Experience gathering, synthesizing, and communicating internal information 
  • Ability to create and deliver presentations to team
  • Problem-solving skills 
  • Ability to train team members in Safety and Quality Management
  • ​​Ability to communicate at all levels of the organization 
  • Ability to create processes that integrate product-related information across multiple functions of the unit 

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!  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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