Manufacturing Engineering Technician

We are delighted to present a brand new job opening for a seasoned Automotive professional. If you are passionate about the vehicle industry, we urge you to submit your application for this job. As an Automotive Technician at our firm, you will have the prospect to collaborate with a skilled crew of professionals and considerably impact the automotive industry. We can’t wait to receiving your application!


Job title: Manufacturing Engineering Technician

Company: Leggett & Platt

Job description: We, at Leggett & Platt Inc., are searching for a Manufacturing Engineering Technician within our Carthage, MO operation to help support our Automotive business. Did you know we are the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of seating support and comfort systems for transportation manufacturers, as well as tier one and two suppliers within the automotive industry? That’s right! In fact, in 2019, we were named as one of GM’s “Supplier of the Year” recipients. Our automotive products fall into four primary groups: Seating and Lumbar support, Wireless Charging, Motors and Actuators, and Mechanical Cables. If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives.

As an important interface between Manufacturing Engineering and Manufacturing, the Manufacturing Engineering Techician’s purpose is to analyses problems, work on solutions together with the team and ensure the know-how is shared with manufacturing

So, what will you be doing as a Manufacturing Engineering Technician?

  • Responsible for manufacturing problem analysis or prototype development
  • Support manufacturing process improvement activities (PLC, Vision, Testing, tooling…)
  • Responsible for resource/know how transfer to manufacturing
  • Ensure prototype build
  • Leading a Safety-first approach maintaining a zero-accident culture. Ensures and monitors work, accident prevention and safe working environment across the business.
  • Fulfill assigned primary, secondary and or tertiary deputy/back-up roles as assigned and required on occasion by the business.

To be successful in this role, you’ll need:

  • Trained Technician (Electrician, Mechanics, Control, Tooling, or the like)
  • Minimum of 5 years of working experience in the trained area
  • Experience with PLC and vision systems
  • Ideally, experienced in manufacturing companies
  • Technical expertise in respective area
  • Working knowledge of MS Office
  • Very good communication skills on all levels
  • Very good problem analysis and organizational skill

Reasons You’ll Love It Here

Our benefits may vary slightly from one location to the next, but what you will find, is that we offer: medical, dental, and vision insurance; as well as paid vacation, paid personal time, and various opportunities to give back to your local community. One convenient fact about our medical plan, is that we offer tele-visits, so you don’t have to leave the comfort of your home when you are feeling under the weather! We also strongly encourage and provide opportunities for learning and professional development. Our Learning & Development team has put together in-house training on subjects like front-line supervisor essentials, how to manage conflict in the workplace, and many others.

What to Do Next

Now that you’ve had a chance to learn more about us, what are you waiting for! Apply today and allow us the opportunity to learn more about you and the value you can bring to our team. Once you apply, be sure to , and sign up for job alerts, so you can be the first to know when new opportunities become available.

Our Commitment to You

We’re proud of the fact that we are strongly rooted in being an inclusive, people-focused organization. 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.

Leggett & Platt Inc. is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. In keeping with our commitment, Leggett & Platt Inc. will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations.

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Location: Carthage, MO

Job date: Sat, 13 May 2023 04:07:50 GMT

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Thank you for your evaluation in our job opportunity position. We think that this is an exciting opportunity for a skilled professional like you to take the next step in your career in the vehicle industry. If you are an ambitious and customer-focused individual with an enthusiasm for vehicles, we encourage you to apply for this position. We are looking forward to hearing from you soon and possibly welcoming you to our team.

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