Kellogg Shift Line Leader in WREXHAM, United States

At Kellogg's we have a vision of enriching and delighting the world through foods and brands that matter; with the purpose of nourishing families so that they can flourish and thrive.

Our Vision and Purpose are at the heart of everything we do. Simple yet powerful, they define why we're here and where we're going - made possible by the extraordinary talent of everyone who works here. People like you. Our heritage, through the inspiration of W.K. Kellogg, continues to drive our company and keeps us committed to creating a stronger future every day, by putting people first in everything we do.

Operating in more than 180 countries, across 6 continents, with dedication and passion from each and every one of our 30,000 employees, we are extremely proud of our ever growing portfolio of over 1,600 food products, which include iconic brands such as Pringles, Frosties, Special K and Corn Flakes.

These are exciting times for our Wrexham Cereal Plant where we produce a range of our iconic brands such as Cornflakes, Special K, Branflakes, Coco Pop bars, Just Right and Krave. We know the strength of our success is a result of the fantastic people who work for us, we are proud of our employees and our great reputation as an employer. We are looking for enthusiastic and talented individuals to join our Production team who have energy, determination and are happy to take accountability for what they do. Please apply if you share our passion for success and want to make a difference. It’s an exciting time to join us.


• Set and expect excellence of yourself and others in your team at all times

• Environment, Health & Safety – 100% personal team safety - Outputs (Near Miss, S7, Safety defect handling)

• Quality & Food Safety - QFS incident management - (MSS 100% adherence, 100% compliance in process checks and initial root cause and escalation, 100% Completion of CCP/OPRP, 100% completion and accountability of EOR Documentation)

• People – Total Employee involvement – (Shift based attendance management and crewing, EDR s for AL’s and line team, 100% Compliance training completion, 100% compliance to standards eg., performance management and GMP adherence)

Shift Business Unit

• Customer Service - Schedule adherence (Line Throughput targets, Sku level schedule adherence)

• Production KPI’s – (100% throughput of bottleneck - Cook rate, Packing rate, Batch Size, CIL, OEE)

• Finance – (Material losses, minimise stops, minimise rework/double handling ) Initial Root Cause Analysis and escalation.

• Make sure key operational work processes LSW are followed (CIL/CTRL, Process conformation, Defect Handling Elimination, 5S),

• Ownership of RCA

• Daily Direction Setting ownership (Shift start handover, PSRA, DDS, PDCA)

• Build capability (Coaching, Skills matrix progression, Improvement plan, 1to1’s, EDR…)

• Accountable for all decisions that impact the shiftly output metrics



• Strong People & Leadership skills (PDCA, 5E, Coaching and communication across departments, Active Listening, …)

• Outstanding knowledge and application of Food Safety, Quality, Health Safety & Environment systems

• Career path (previous experiences: technical role, line shift leader, coordinator, trade union environment…)

• Capable to lead a small improvement team (using KWS tools)


Recruitment Process:

Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site.

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Please note that the closing date may be subject to change. We will interview suitable candidates as they apply, so please don’t hesitate to take this opportunity to submit your application as soon as possible.

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The Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

Title: Shift Line Leader

Location: UK-North Wales-Wrexham

Requisition ID: MAN004174

Job Function: Manufacturing and Distribution

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jun 18, 2017, 3:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No