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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Date: Jun 27, 2022

Location: Salisbury, NC, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

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.


Flooring Products


The cushion under your carpet is vital to your home's comfort – that's why Leggett & Platt's carpet cushions provide luxurious comfort and support, along with enhanced carpet appearance and longevity. Carpet pad doesn't get the marketplace attention it deserves. Few people talk about it. There just hasn't been enough education on how quality carpet pad is the source behind the comfort and added durability in your carpeting.


Learn more about Leggett & Platt Flooring Products: Flooring


Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking a Mechanical Maintenance Technician at our Walk-On Products facility in Salisbury, North Carolina, where we manufacture carpet cushion.


What you’ll do – You will work as part of a team to provide repair services, pm, troubleshoot, modify, and upgrade all equipment. 


Minimum qualifications

  • Proficient communication skills.  Must be ablet to read, write and speak English well.
  • Experience in hydraulics, pneumatics, bearings, sprockets, and chains.
  • Detail oriented and well organized
  • Good on-time attendance
  • Ability to make decisions.
  • Self-motivated and able to motivate others and promote teamwork
  • Must be able to change from one task to another frequently
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends
  • Ability to lift to 50 pounds                                                                        


A few things you’ll need:

  • Your own hand tools
  • Forklift experience


Things we consider a plus:

  • At least 5 years’ experience in production environment
  • Welding/fabricating experience
  • Overhead crane and man lift experience

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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