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Electrical Project Engineer

Date: Oct 26, 2017

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt Incorporated

Leggett & Platt, Inc. is the leading innovator in the sleep industry, with more than a century of experience helping people sleep better and more bedding technology patents than anyone else in the world. Our Adjustable Bed division in Carthage, Missouri is seeking an Electrical Project Engineer to join our growing team. This position will be responsible for collaborative design, testing, and troubleshooting new components.


Essential Responsibilities

  • Design electrical circuits and build prototypes to prove concepts
  • Ensure component introduction and change management activities are effectively completed and communicated
  • Automate test equipment
  • Perform board level and system level testing
  • Prepare test procedures and protocols for technicians
  • Document test results and generate high level summary reports
  • Create drawings of electrical components
  • Review product design for compliance with electrical engineering principles
  • Review UL standards and work with Test Laboratories on getting product certified



  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE)
  • 2-3 years Electrical Engineering experience
  • Demonstrated experience in many of the listed responsibilities
  • Willing to travel domestically and internationally, and communicate and interact effectively with customers and suppliers


Desired Skills

  • Hands on experience in troubleshooting servo systems, electro-mechanical systems, test engineering
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical departments
  • Self motivated, organized, attentive to detail


We offer a comprehensive benefits package. While benefits may vary by location, we typically include: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and stock plans, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts and more. 


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 19 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. For more information, please visit


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