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Clipper Machine Operator

Date: May 13, 2022

Location: High Point, NC, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We make life more comfortable.


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, as well as bedding machinery and erosion-control products.


From aerospace tubing and fabricated assemblies to flooring underlayment and carpet cushion, Leggett & Platt has divisions that design, manufacture, and sell a variety of products. Our reliable product development and launch capability, coupled with our global footprint, make us a trusted partner for customers in the aerospace, hydraulic cylinders, flooring, textile, and geo components industries.


Learn more about the history of Leggett:




The world leader in bedding technology.


Leggett & Platt has been the driving force in bedding components technology since inventing the bedspring in 1885. Now, we own more mattress industry patents than anyone in the world.


Springs, foam, adjustable beds, machinery – our Bedding businesses design, produce, and supply innovative sleep solutions that help you rest comfortably.


Learn more about Bedding Components: L&P Bedding Group


Job Duties:

  • Collect a mattress unit from the output of a SPHUL machine with a quick visual of any defects
  • Attach border rods on the top on bottom of the unit with hand clipping tool on each corner top and bottom
  • Slide the unit over to final clipping machine so the machine can complete the clips
  • Inspect unit for missing clips and defects
  • Repair clips as needed and report any on-going quality problems to the supervisor or unit hanger
  • Move the completed unit to a hanging trolly location near the clip machine
  • Load and unload clips from the machine when needed
  • Load and unload borders from cart or rack placing them on the boarder stands near your workstation
  • Complete training for EOJT – Level I
  • Knowledge of our labor scanning system and be able to scan as needed or required      


Qualification Requirements:  

  1. High School Diploma
  2. Sense of urgency
  3. Must be at least 18 years of age
  4. Attention to detail



6am - 6pm (36 hours 1st week, 48 hours 2nd week - alternating each week) 



Is hour hours pay plus insentive pay ( The more product you make the more money you earn)



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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