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Department Lead 2nd shift

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Leggett & Platt
Physical Address
969 Corporate Blvd
Aurora, IL 60502
Job Description

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We, at Leggett & Platt Inc., are searching for a Department Lead to help support our Flooring Products business. Did you know Leggett & Platt Inc. is the largest manufacturer of carpet cushion and hard surface underlayment in the United States? Our Flooring businesses manufacture and distribute foam-, rubber-, and fiber-based flooring underlayment for residential and commercial use. Our flooring underlayment products provide support, cushioning, and noise reduction under virtually any finished flooring material in your home or business. If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives.

This is an opportunity for a mature professional, with the ability to multi-task and manage people effectively to lead all production activities during the second shift.

So, what will you be doing as a Department Lead?

Work on giving breaks and lunches or relieving personnel when necessary
Supervise employees in the assigned department and ensure the employees are performing their job duties
Perform daily safety meetings
Complete and turn in reports pertaining to assigned department
Follow and enforce company policies
Communicate closely with the production manager and other supervisors
Communicate with maintenance personnel in order to keep production efficient
Maintain accurate attendance and payroll records
Ensure self and subordinates adhere to safety policies
Department housekeeping
Preventive Maintenance
Perform other functions as directed
Ensure quality of scrap and work is to standards
Coach and follow up on subordinates
Assist with Safeguard policies and training

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

Have great communication skills and ability to work with people from different departments in an office and manufacturing environment
Be detail-oriented and well organized
Be self-motivated and be able to motivate others and promote teamwork
Be able to change from one task to another frequently
Comply with all plant and safety rules, and company policies
Adhere to safety, OSHA policies.
Be committed to LP-9000 and continuous improvement

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 create a profile, 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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