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Assistant 2nd Shift Superintendent

Date: Oct 22, 2021

Location: Statesville, NC, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We at Leggett & Platt, Incorporated are looking for an Assistant 2nd Shift Production Superintendent for our Carpet Cushion branch in Statesville, NC. You will report to the Plant Manager and will have the overall responsibilities of the shop floor production. You will manage the area Supervisors to effectively organize and monitor work flow, participate in Continuous Improvement projects and achieve safety initiatives. If you are a driven leader who empowers others to take ownership and pride in branch operations then we want you!


What you will be doing?


  • Ensure the plant is running as efficiently as possible while meeting customer demands
  • Assist Supervisors and Leads in directing their departments
  • Oversee shift production, product quality, employee safety, and machine maintenance
  • Manage work flow by planning, monitoring, and executing targeted job results
  • Work with production team to develop, plan and execute continuous improvement initiatives
  • Encourage safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel
  • Achieve acceptable quality and OTD requirements
  • Improve efficiency, productivity and reduce scrap to achieve product cost targets
  • Ensure compliance with company policy and procedures


What are we looking for?


  • Supervisory experience in Manufacturing Environment
  • Proven skills with Lean/Six Sigma and Continuous Improvement disciplines
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Suite, Word, Excel, etc.
  • Ability to manage a large, diverse group in a busy environment that is fast paced and rapidly changing; Multi-tasking abilities are a must
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management or related field is a plus

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.


We’re an innovative, people-driven company with opportunity. While many companies might show you a ladder to climb for reaching your career goals, at L&P, we show you lattice. Whatever your interests and goals may be, you can achieve them here.


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing company consists of more than 19,000 employee-partners in 130 manufacturing facilities throughout 23 countries. Leggett & Platt offers a positive work environment, competitive compensation, and a comprehensive benefits package.  To find out more, please visit


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