Leggett & Platt, Incorporated Plant Manager in Oxford, Massachusetts
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.
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
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: lifeatleggett.com
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