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Continuous Improvement Technician

Date: Nov 24, 2021

Location: Spring Hill, FL, 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: https://leggett.com/history

 

Bedding

 

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

 

BASIC FUNCTIONS: Communicate the quality requirements to all production members through the use of procedures, work instructions, and other quality methods.  Verify all company quality standards with regards to auditing of product, processes, and quality systems.  

 

PRIMARY DUTIES:

 

  • Perform special projects as assigned by the Quality Supervisor.
  • Work closely with all management and production personnel.
  • Have a clear understanding of all processes.
  • Understand, follow, and assist with training of Quality Inspection Plans, Work Instructions, and Procedures.
  • Perform first piece audits and BOM audits.
  • Ensure any non-conforming product is controlled until the condition is corrected.
  • Perform receiving inspections according to Quality Inspection Plans.
  • Conform to all safety, quality requirements, and procedures.
  • Participate in the Continuous Process Improvement (CPI).
  • Perform machine and process capability studies as assigned by the Quality Supervisor.
  • Evaluate measurement systems and gather and analyze data.
  • Enter data from first piece audits and BOM audits into spreadsheets for analysis.
  • Help when needed to enter data from RMA audits and return material inspections into spreadsheets for analysis.
  • Perform other duties assigned by the Quality Supervisor.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly workplace (rejection area.)
  • Initiate action to prevent the occurrence of any nonconformity related to product, process, and the quality system.
  • Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process, and the quality system.
  • Initiate, recommend, or provide solutions through designated channels.
  • Verify the implementation of solutions.
  • Control further processing, delivery, or installation of nonconforming product until the deficiency or unsatisfactory condition has been corrected.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Must have basic Math, English (verbal & written) and some computer skills.
  • Must be able to work well with others.
  • Must have a good understanding of the following skills, or be pursuing them through training:
    • Safety procedures.
    • Methods to improvement.
    • Continuous quality improvement process.
  • Ability to work any shift as directed by Quality Supervisor.
  • Ability to accurately read tape measure, micrometer, caliper, precision scale, and other instruments related to the job.
  • Ability to read part specification prints.
  • Ability to train other people about our products, policies, and procedures.
  • Auditing skills for systems, products, and processes.
  • Good communication skills.

 

 

 

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: lifeatleggett.com

 

You can also create a profile, view, and apply for other open jobs: careers.leggett.com

BASIC FUNCTIONS: Communicate the quality requirements to all production members through the use of procedures, work instructions, and other quality methods.  Verify all company quality standards with regards to auditing of product, processes, and quality systems.  

 

PRIMARY DUTIES:

 

  • Perform special projects as assigned by the Quality Supervisor.
  • Work closely with all management and production personnel.
  • Have a clear understanding of all processes.
  • Understand, follow, and assist with training of Quality Inspection Plans, Work Instructions, and Procedures.
  • Perform first piece audits and BOM audits.
  • Ensure any non-conforming product is controlled until the condition is corrected.
  • Perform receiving inspections according to Quality Inspection Plans.
  • Conform to all safety, quality requirements, and procedures.
  • Participate in the Continuous Process Improvement (CPI).
  • Perform machine and process capability studies as assigned by the Quality Supervisor.
  • Evaluate measurement systems and gather and analyze data.
  • Enter data from first piece audits and BOM audits into spreadsheets for analysis.
  • Help when needed to enter data from RMA audits and return material inspections into spreadsheets for analysis.
  • Perform other duties assigned by the Quality Supervisor.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly workplace (rejection area.)
  • Initiate action to prevent the occurrence of any nonconformity related to product, process, and the quality system.
  • Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process, and the quality system.
  • Initiate, recommend, or provide solutions through designated channels.
  • Verify the implementation of solutions.
  • Control further processing, delivery, or installation of nonconforming product until the deficiency or unsatisfactory condition has been corrected.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Must have basic Math, English (verbal & written) and some computer skills.
  • Must be able to work well with others.
  • Must have a good understanding of the following skills, or be pursuing them through training:
    • Safety procedures.
    • Methods to improvement.
    • Continuous quality improvement process.
  • Ability to work any shift as directed by Quality Supervisor.
  • Ability to accurately read tape measure, micrometer, caliper, precision scale, and other instruments related to the job.
  • Ability to read part specification prints.
  • Ability to train other people about our products, policies, and procedures.
  • Auditing skills for systems, products, and processes.
  • Good communication skills.

 

 

 

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veteran/Disability Employer

 

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