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Spring Machine Operator

Date: Jul 23, 2021

Location: Winchester, KY, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Spring Machine Operator


Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking an Innerspring Machine Operator at our Spring plant in Winchester, Kentucky.


Minimum qualifications


  • Six months of operating manufacturing machinery
  • Good communication skills and work well with the operation crew
  • Ability to use and understand standard as well as metric tape measure and fill out all necessary information either in written form or electronic such as timecards, quality reports and maintenance records.
  • Physical capability to move quickly from machine to machine and make necessary
     adjustments to the machine
  • Physical capability to lift (up to 75 lbs.), stoop bend, and move quickly to perform all physical demands.
  • Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Must exhibit acceptable attendance



Preferred Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent qualification
  • A minimum of 2-years’ experience in a similar role
  • Good math, technical skills, and the ability to effectively troubleshoot problems.
  • Strong understanding of quality control standards and testing techniques



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.



$16.11 to start, $16.73 after completing training. This is an incentive position. Most Operators make between $17.00-$20.00 an hour with incentive pay.


Shift: Night shift 12 Hours with a $1.00 an hour shift differential.


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 company consists of 22,000 employee-partners in 142 manufacturing facilities located in 23 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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