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East Region Field Engineer

Company: Leggett & Platt Incorporated
Location: Greensboro
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Job Description:

East Region Field Engineer
Date:Feb 23, 2023
Location: Piedmont, NC, US
Company: Leggett & Platt
We, at Leggett & Platt Inc., are searching for a(n) Eastern Region Field Engineer to help support our Home Furniture Components business. In our Furniture Components business, we design, manufacture, and distribute a wide range of components and finished products that enhance comfort, motion, and style in the contract and home furniture industries. From functional engineered recliner/ motion hardware, sleeper systems, and seating products, our Furniture Components business brings diverse world-class manufacturing capabilities together in the production and assembly of high-quality products. If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives.
As a(n)Eastern Region Field Service Engineer, you will have the opportunity to be the engineering liaison between our manufacturing plants, sales team and customers. You will provide support and communication to customers that utilize Leggett & Platt motion hardware, seating components and sleeper mechanisms.
So, what will you be doing as a(n) Eastern Region Field Service Engineer?

  • Assist Regional Sales staff in technical sales efforts and presentations to current and prospective customers.

  • Provide analysis to customers to improve productivity and performance within manufacturing facilities

  • Work with quality control, engineering, and production scheduling teams at multiple production locations to ensure quality standards and delivery timelines are met

  • Resolve customer complaints by investigating problems, developing solutions, making recommendations to management and R&D

  • Interact and resolve "end consumer" questions and issues from time to time

  • Relationship building with R&D and Product development at all motion/ recliner accounts.

    To be successful in this role, you'll need:

    • Furniture Technology or engineering degree preferred.

    • 5 years outside furniture engineering or R&D experience preferred

    • Good knowledge of furniture industry strongly preferred

    • Good Knowledge of motion recliner hardware/ Motion R&D experience.

    • Minimal overnight travel/ daily regional travel required

    • Ability to navigate ambiguity to optimally organize and prioritize work to ensure timely deadlines

    • Strong communication and decision-making skills

    • Excellent analytical skills

    • Creative problem-solving skills

    • Ability to multitask and manage multiple engineering recliner/ motion projects

    • Excellent customer service

    • Ability to work well in teams

      Things we consider a plus:

      • Preferably based in Western North Carolina

      • Experience in furniture frame building; motion furniture experience preferred

        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 Values
        Our values speak to our shared beliefs, and describe how we approach working together.

        • Put People First reflects our commitment to safety and care of each other, learning and development, and creating an inclusive environment of mutual respect, empathy and belonging.

        • Do the Right Thing focuses us on acting with honesty and integrity, delivering the results the right way, taking pride in our work, and speaking the truth - good or bad.

        • Do Great Work---Together occurs when we engage without hierarchy, collaborate as a team, embrace challenges, and work for the good of all of us.

        • Take Ownership and Raise the Bar demonstrates our responsibility to add value and make a difference, challenge the status quo and biases to make things better, foster innovative and creative solutions to drive impact, and explore new perspectives and embrace change.

          Our Commitment to You
          We're actively taking steps to make sure our culture is inclusive and that our processes and practices promote equity for all. Leggett & Platt is comprised of people of all abilities, gender identities and expressions, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, veteran status, and more. Join us!
          We welcome and encourage applications if you meet the minimum qualifications. Even if you do not meet the preferred qualifications, we'd love the opportunity to consider you.
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