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Press Operator 1st and 2nd Shifts

Date: Jan 15, 2022

Location: Saltillo, MS, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

In our Furniture Components business, we design, manufacture, and distribute a wide range of components and finished products that enhance comfort, motion, and style in upholstered furniture, including recliner mechanisms, seating support systems, and sofa sleeper units. With a global footprint that includes international manufacturing, product development, distribution and sales, we are strategically positioned to support upholstered furniture manufacturers around the world.


Leggett & Platt is North America’s leading independent manufacturer of office furniture components and mechanism. Our Work Furniture business produces task and finished components, as well as select lines of private label finished seating. From surface-critical bent tube assemblies and molded plywood components to chair mechanisms, bases, arms, seats, and backs, Work Furniture brings diverse world-class manufacturing capabilities together in the production and assembly of high-quality contract furniture products.



Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking a Press Operator at our Omega Motion facility in Saltillo, MS. We manufacture hardware mechanisms for the motion furniture industry.


What you’ll be doing: You’ll be manually operating a press machine that performs an operation in the production of quality fabricated parts. You may be required to assist in the set-up of presses.


A few things you’ll need:

  • Ability to follow diagramed instructions.
  • Ability to identify parts and use measuring tools.
  • Possess the physical ability to stand and operate a press for a 10-hour shift.
  • Ability to rework defective parts as required.
  • Commitment to working safely.


Things we consider a plus:

  • Strong attendance record.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work individually but be a team player.



Reasons you’ll love it here:

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.


Our comprehensive benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with match, stock plans, employee discounts, and more.


How to learn more about us: For a glimpse into who we are, how we got here, and what makes us different, take a look at our careers site and everyday Life at Leggett. 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.


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