Quality Engineer

Date: Mar 30, 2024

Location: Zhaoqing, Other/Not Applicable, CN

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




Leggett & Platt Automotive is a global provider of wire forms, mechanical control cables, wireless charging, as well as seat lumbar, suspension, bolster, actuator, and motor systems. In addition to these award-winning, category-leading products, we offer tailored goods due to our expertise in product development and attention to market trends. Our unique competitive advantages give us unmatched insight into the demands of the consumer.


Learn more about Leggett & Platt Automotive: Leggett & Platt Automotive


1. Using advanced quality tools and methods, support Quality Manager to Implement, improve and monitor the company’s management system to meet customer and LPA's requirements and expectations. Lead, develop and coach Branch staff to play the roles of (police, doctor and coach) and facilitate quality branch activities. Review and develop action plans to improve Branch KPI (Cost of poor quality, internal PPM, Customer PPM, PPAP submission on time). Lead problem solving (8D report etc.), implement corrective actions in a Branch, and document it in knowledge database. Support Quality Manager to hold the Branch team accountable for maintaining records and reports in a concise manner, and update documents accordingly.


2. When involved in product launch, champion advanced quality planning process on developing customer programs by acting as internal and external customer liaison. Plan and prevent customer concerns using advanced quality planning concepts and methods (including DFMEA, PFMEA etc.) in conjunction with core team by being the quality liaison. Work with Manufacturing, Branch Quality, Supplier Development, Materials, and Engineering on product development and implementation. Create and update as necessary prototype and early production containment instructions for developing and launching programs (safe launch). Perform PPAP documentation for all customers using AIAG Standards or customer specified format. Develop methods to check and ensure downstream quality in new products (APQP and safe launch) and ensure quality of existing products. Note: For larger branches, this can be a full time job


3. Assist Quality Manager and quality department to provide support to branch operations (such as continuous improvements and LAMPS) and service to the customer. Establish and implement procedures to ensure quality of the incoming and outgoing material


4. Ensure Compliances of quality, regulatory, and customer requirements, such as IATF 16949, RoHS, IMDS, ISO/IEC 17025, etc.


5. Maintain/improve customer and supplier intimacy through customer visit/contact and create effective working relations.

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Our Values

Our values speak to our shared beliefs, and describe how we approach working together.

  • Put People First reflects our commitment to safety and care of each other, learning and development, and creating an inclusive environment of mutual respect, empathy and belonging.
  • Do the Right Thing focuses us on acting with honesty and integrity, delivering the results the right way, taking pride in our work, and speaking the truth – good or bad.
  • Do Great Work…Together occurs when we engage without hierarchy, collaborate as a team, embrace challenges, and work for the good of all of us.
  • Take Ownership and Raise the Bar demonstrates our responsibility to add value and make a difference, challenge the status quo and biases to make things better, foster innovative and creative solutions to drive impact, and explore new perspectives and embrace change.


Our Commitment to You

We're actively taking steps to make sure our culture is inclusive and that our processes and practices promote equity for all. Leggett & Platt is comprised of people of all abilities, gender identities and expressions, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, veteran status, and more. Join us!

We welcome and encourage applications if you meet the minimum qualifications. Even if you do not meet the preferred qualifications, we’d love the opportunity to consider you.

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