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Manufacturing Technician

Date: Jun 5, 2022

Location: London, ON, CA

Company: Leggett & Platt

We, at Leggett & Platt Inc., are searching for a Manufacturing Technician.  Did you know we are the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of seating support and comfort systems for transportation manufacturers, as well as tier one and two suppliers within the automotive industry?  That’s right!  In fact, in 2019, we were named as one of GM’s “Supplier of the Year” recipients.  Our automotive products fall into four primary groups:  Seating and Lumbar support, Wireless Charging, Motors and Actuators, and Mechanical Cables.  If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives.


This role is the technical contact person for the manfucturing area and makes sure that machines can operate smoothly after changes and breakdowns. The Manufacturing Technician maintains equipment lifetime by implementing preventive maintenance measures as well as improvements.


So, what will you be doing as a Manufacturing Technician?


1. Based on technical skill (electrician, mechanics, control, tooling) responsible for equipment start up after change over, breakdown, shutdown (incl. first of tool parts)

2. Based on technical skill (electrician, mechanics, control, tooling) responsible for accompanying shift process support for the runing equipment ensuring product to print.

3. Based on technical skill (electrician, mechanics, tooling) responsible for resolving smaller equipment issues during the shift

4. Support for fulfilling the preventive maintenance plan.

5. Support in the identification and implementation of improvement activities for all manufacturing equipment and processes.

6. Ensure legal and EHS compliance in regards to the implemented manufacturing equipment and processes.

7. Fulfill assigned primary, secondary and or tertiary deputy/back-up roles as assigned and required on occasion by the business.


Educational requirements, Certifications: Trained Technician (Electrician, Mechanics, Control, Tooling, or the like


Knowledge, Skills and Ability:

- Technical expertise in respective area

- Working knowledge of MS Office

- Understanding of LEAN methods (TPM, SMED, or the like) and preventive maintenance


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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