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Leggett & Platt, Incorporated Plant Manager in Oxford, Massachusetts

Plant Manager


Date:Sep 30, 2021

Location: Oxford, MA, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking aPlant Managerto join our Bedding manufacturing operations inOxford, MA. This role is responsible for leading the day-to-day operations of the facility including production and shipping. We need a driven leader who empowers others to take ownership and pride in branch operations.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Ensure efficient plant operations while meeting customer demands

  • Assist Supervisors and Leads in directing their departments

  • Plan and monitor raw material inventory

  • Manage finished goods inventory

  • Monitor shift production, product quality, shipping, employee safety, and machine maintenance for inefficiencies

  • Goal oriented, and able to achieve targeted job results

  • Work with production and shipping teams to develop, plan and execute continuous improvement initiatives

  • Encourage safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel

  • Achieve acceptable quality requirements

  • Improve efficiency, productivity and reduce scrap to achieve product cost targets

  • Ensure compliance with company policy and procedures

    Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management or related field is preferred. We will also consider equivalent work experience.

  • Supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Ability to manage in a busy, fast paced environment that is rapidly changing

  • Proven skills with Lean/Six Sigma and Continuous Improvement disciplines

  • Integrity and ethical standards to properly safeguard confidential information

  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Proficient with Microsoft Suite, Word, Excel, etc.

    Who We Are and What We Offer

    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 23,000 employee-partners in 145 manufacturing 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:

    Our comprehensive benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with match, stock plans, employee discounts, and more.

    Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veteran/Disability Employer

    Nearest Major Market:Worcester Job Segment: Plant, Plant Operator, Plant Manager, Machinist, Manufacturing