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Leggett & Platt, Incorporated Mechanical Engineering Co-op in Carthage, Missouri

Mechanical Engineering Co-op


Date:Feb 7, 2020

Location:Carthage, MO, US

Company:Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking bright and professional Mechanical Engineering Co-op students within our Bedding Group in Carthage, Missouri. We’re looking for someone with a learning mindset, willing to jump in to get their hands dirty, with the ability to communicate effectively with teammates across the globe. There is a full-time co-op opportunity in the Fall 2020 semester with the potential to start early in the summer.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Collaborating with team members on ground to maintain machinery

  • Communicating with the makers of the machines internationally

  • Research machine intelligence and present improvement opportunities


  • Must be pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in engineering from Missouri University of Science & Technology; Mechanical Engineering preferred

  • Demonstrated ability of using good oral and written communication

  • Able to work independently and as a cohesive member of a team

Desired Skills

  • Experience in hands-on projects, especially related to drafting

  • Ability to speak Swiss German or Croatian

Bright students are welcome and wanted in Doors, Leggett & Platt’s internship program. Our interns gain real experience, working on challenging projects alongside experienced teams. For more information, please visit http://leggett.com/internships/.

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 more than 20,000 employee-partners in 130 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. For more information, please visit www.leggett.com or our Life@Leggett blog.

Leggett is proud to be an

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veteran/Disability Employer

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