Kellogg Maintenance Mechanic in ALLYN, Washington

Kashi? Hey, that’s a funny name. Thanks! We like it too. Our name stands for wholesome foods made with real, plant-based nutrition. Inspired by our founders’ dream of healthier living for all, we create real foods from great ingredients made by incredible people. And we want you to join us – to help share our story and our food.

Help us create positive change in ourselves and in the world by joining as a Line Maintenance Mechanic in our state of the art manufacturing facility in Allyn, WA! Working as an integral part of the organization, you will be supporting all of the warehouse functions and finished inventory while running the day to day operations. We are looking for a passionate team player who will help shape a strong future for our company and your career.

WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

In your role as Line Maintenance Mechanic at Kellogg, you will be part of our success by:

  • Knowing how to use basic hand tools and industrial shop equipment to perform job assignments

  • Performing basic troubleshooting, repairs, and preventive maintenance on mechanical and electrical equipment

  • Responding to equipment break downs in a timely manner

  • Demonstrating the ability to communicate technical subjects verbally and written to co-workers and vendors

  • Documenting and updating activities using our Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)

WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?

As well as a hunger to learn and succeed in Manufacturing, to be considered for this position you must be able to meet the following requirements:

Required:

  • Sitting, standing, walking, lifting and / or repetitive tasks throughout the day. Employee will be required to occasionally lift up to 50lbs

  • High School Diploma, GED, OR a minimum of 15 years of mechanical experience required

Preferred:

  • Experience working in maintenance at a manufacturing facility

  • Previous Food manufacturing experience

  • Journeyman Maintenance experience

  • (TIG MIG) welding experience.

  • ARC welding experience

  • Knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic systems

  • Basic computer skills

  • Effective communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Experience in basic troubleshooting, repairs, and preventive maintenance on mechanical and electrical equipment

WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?

Kashi is an independent business unit within the Kellogg Company and is the leading natural foods company in the US and the largest in the world. Kashi's dream is to make it possible for people everywhere to embrace natural healthy living by being firmly rooted in plant powered passion. Our dynamic portfolio of brands includes Kashi, Bear Naked, Stretch Island, and Pure Organic. Behind these brands, we have products in ten grocery categories. We love ingredients, taste and the undeniable fact that good food makes you feel, well, good. And that fuels our relentless desire to make a difference in everything we do.

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf for English or this Link at http://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf for Spanish.

Title: Maintenance Mechanic

Location: USA-WA-Allyn

Requisition ID: MAN004648

Job Function: Manufacturing and Distribution

Job Type: Hourly Paid

Closing Date: Aug 11, 2017, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No