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Header Machine Operator

Date: Sep 16, 2022

Location: Saltillo, MS, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking a Header Machine Operator at our Omega-Motion facility in Saltillo, MS. In this role you will perform the setup, inspection and run the cold heading equipment, and assist other operators as needed in the manufacture of rivets. While keeping safety and quality in mind, the chosen candidate will use established methods and procedures to ensure production schedules are maintained in the most efficient, safest, and cleanest environment possible, and will contribute to other special projects as needed. You will need to have a real sense of urgency and have a basic understanding of assembly line production.

Minimum qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must be mechanically inclined, and have a knowledge of hand tools.
  • Well-developed communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. 
  • Ability to work safely, follow all safety rules and lead by example.
  • Ability to ensure quality is maintained and provide verifiable solutions.
  • Must be able to maintain good and regular attendance.
  • Must be available for mandatory overtime.
  • Ability to adapt to changes in the work environment.
  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant or similar experience
  • Further education or training





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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