Leggett & Platt
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www.leggett.com Carthage, MO 5000+ Employees

Leggett & Platt Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jun 19, 2014
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Engineer Interview

Engineer
Tupelo, MS

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Leggett & Platt in October 2013.

Interview Details – They sent an email saying they were interested and then scheduled a phone interview.

Interview Question – They were the standard interview questions about your strengths and weaknesses.   Answer Question

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Regional Sales Trainer Interview

Regional Sales Trainer

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Leggett & Platt in June 2010.

Interview Details – 2 Phone interviews
Panel interview in LA

Negotiation Details – There wasn't one, they told me my salary
Got company car and expense account

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Controls Engineer Interview

Controls Engineer
Port St Lucie, FL

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Leggett & Platt in March 2011.

Interview Details – We had a Phone interview before hand. They then set up a 1-1 interview at the Fl office. Since I was i Fl at the time, they rented out a car and asked if I could drive down. There were 3 other candidates applying for the same job. Had a general meeting with the team and manager.
Then sat down for a 2-hr extensive interview that involved an electrical test. Then had a wal-around of the facility.

Interview Question – Electrical Design test. Involved a lot of motor rating calculations and electrical theory   Answer Question

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Internal Auditor Interview

Internal Auditor
Carthage, MO

I applied through college or university and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Leggett & Platt.

Interview Details – The whole interview processes took about 4 weeks. The HR called for a Phone interview first and I went to their company for the onsite interview a week later with one HR, two people from auditing department and VP. After two weeks of my onsite interview, they email me I didn't go to the final list.

Interview Question – No, they just go through your resume and ask some basic questions.   Answer Question

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Local Driver Interview

Local Driver
Carthage, MO

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4 days - interviewed at Leggett & Platt in May 2010.

Interview Details – If you are a non American you stand a better chance to be hired here than you do if you are a White American citizen.

Interview Question – Why does management stick together and over look over 20 complaints about another member of management?   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – You are a number here and they look at Company profit over the health and safety of the employees.

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Machine Operator Interview

Machine Operator

I applied through an employee referral and the process took a day - interviewed at Leggett & Platt in December 2009.

Interview Details – I went in talked to the person who was going to be my manger, the head of human resources, the head of OSHA for our plant. I had to watch safey viedos and a few other ones and fill out Q&A papers that related the what i had watched i was taken around the plant inside and out showed where i would be working if i was hired. i talked to the head of human reasources and went threw the rules and what was expected of me as an employee. Everyone was very nice and helpfull.

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Accepted Offer

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Setup Interview

Setup

The process took 2 days - interviewed at Leggett & Platt in August 2010.

Interview Details – i filled out app they called had interview took drug test then started

Interview Questions

Negotiation Details – nothing

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Accepted Offer

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Systems Engineer Interview

Systems Engineer
Windsor, ON (Canada)

I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Leggett & Platt in January 2009.

Interview Details – Submitted the resume for posting on the internet. Got a call from HR generalist for basic questions. Then scheduled for 1st round of interview with a couple of managers. After that one, got called for a second round with the director of engineering. After about 2 weeks got a call and offered the job.

Interview Question – Did not have any   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – I did not negotiate. They offer a 3 month probation as it was a new position. But did give credit for the time works when converted to full time.

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Accepted Offer

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Very Easy Interview

Maintenance Interview

Maintenance
Fort Worth, TX

I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Leggett & Platt in March 2013.

Interview Details – Just 1 interview. Hired on the spot because they have such a turn around they are desperate to get people.

Negotiation Details – Gave me whatever I wanted

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Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Controls Systems Engineer Interview

Controls Systems Engineer
Carthage, MO

I applied through other source and the process took a day - interviewed at Leggett & Platt in May 2011.

Interview Details – They met with me. They already know me from working on projects from them.

Interview Question – Can I climb a ladder?   View Answer

Negotiation Details – They interviewed me 1 on 1 and hired me the next day. Great people and they have a great personality.

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