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Machinist (Sunrise, FL, US)

Machinist (Sunrise, FL, US)

locationSunrise, FL, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/8/2023

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


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

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking a MACHINIST  at our Sunrise, FL manufacturing facility

What you’ll do

  • In addition to verbal instructions, work from engineering drawings/blueprints, schematics,

 sketches, work instructions, and procedures.

  • Set up and operate a variety of machine shop equipment and hand tools to produce complex, close tolerance material that conforms to specifications. 
  • Design tools, fixtures, jigs, and develop machining processes in order to continuously improve the quality of the product, reduce variability, and improve productivity within the department.
  • Lift, move, and position various materials such as steels, cast iron, aluminum, etc.
  • Ensure that non-conforming material is not used or allowed to pass to a subsequent operation/department.

Minimum qualifications

  • Experience with milling machines, drill presses and grinders.
  • Lathe experience a plus

Preferred Qualifications

  • Vocational Training preferred

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

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