CNC Operator

Website Leggett & Platt

Job Highlights

Title CNC Operator
Type Full Time
Experience 2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Grand Rapids, MI, United States
Company Leggett and Platt

Company Profile

Leggett & Platt designs and manufactures innovative, distinctive products and components for use in bedding, furniture, seating, homes, offices, airplanes, and automobiles.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a CNC Operator who will be responsible for production, quality, and safety standards as they relate to leather and fabric cutting.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or GED; or Equivalent Combination of Education and experience.

Work Experience

  • Must complete 2 years on the job training


  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists team members in solving work problems.
  • Communicate quality concerns/issues with the supervisor, engineering, and materials
  • Confers with other team members to meet production schedules.
  • Coordinate with members of the team to operate the cell most efficiently.
  • Ensure all safety standards are being followed and unsafe acts or conditions are reported.
  • Ensure preventive maintenance is performed as required.
  • Identifying defects and grading them into appropriate ranking categories.
  • Initiates or suggests plans to motivate team members to achieve work goals.
  • Inspect production materials.
  • Interprets specifications, patterns, and job orders.
  • Maintain the work area’s cleanliness and organization.
  • Maintain yield and quantity documentation by job.
  • Maintains time and production records.
  • Maximizing yield by placing identified defects in allowable areas.
  • Meet production schedules.
  • Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, product quality, and safety methods.
  • Responsible for the completion and accuracy of cycle counts.
  • Responsible for ensuring specified quality verifications and procedures are followed and quality parts are produced.
  • Responsible for filling out required paperwork.
  • Responsible for pursuing further training opportunities for one’s self-advancement.
  • Responsible for the training and development of new and current employees working on the product line.
  • Responsible for understanding non-conforming product procedures.
  • Selecting appropriate cut files based on job packets or manufacturing stickers.
  • Suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency.
  • Other duties may be assigned


  • Must possess strong math skills
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and product information books.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of an organization.

Physical Demands

  • Regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
  • Frequently is required to talk or hear.
  • Occasionally required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly lift or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

  • Regularly works near moving mechanical parts.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.


  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with match, stock plans, employee discounts, and more.

Employer’s Statement

Leggett & Platt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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