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Maintenance Mechanic

Date: May 31, 2019

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Maintenance Mechanic Positions

We are looking for two experienced Manufacturing Maintenance Mechanics with the mechanical ability to maintain production through the safe operation of mechanical equipment at our Aurora, IL Flooring Products Facility.  We have one opening on first shift and one on second shift.



  • Must be capable of fabricating and repairing mechanical parts
  • Experience working with grinding machines, blades, general machinery, conveyors, pumps, loading dock equipment, air lines, hydraulic motors
  • Ability to assist in the installation, service and repair of production equipment, electric motors and other related equipment using various hand and power tools of the maintenance trade
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance, including cleaning, lubricating and servicing a wide variety of production machines and equipment
  • Ability to read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service
  • Demonstrated understanding of safety programs such as lock out/tag out, ladder safety, etc
  • Demonstrated experience with Electrical, Mechanical, Pneumatic, Hydraulic, Motors and Conveyors
  • Welding skills (stick) are a plus 
  • Must have a flexible schedule with the ability to work overtime and on Saturdays
  • Capable of standing, walking, bending, twisting and squatting for long periods of time
  • Ability to work overhead, on the ground, or in tight spaces
  • Ability to demonstrate safe lifting capabilities up to 50lbs
  • High School Diploma/GED required – Associate degree, licenses and/or certificates preferred
  • Bilingual is a plus (English/Spanish)
  • Basic computer skills
  • Pay Rate: $17 - $25 commensurate with skill level


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 22,000 employee-partners in 120 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. For more information, please visit


Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veteran/Disability Employer

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Maintenance Mechanic, Mechanic, Maintenance, Hydraulics, Electrical, Manufacturing, Engineering

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