Kellogg Veterans

Veterans Careers at Kellogg Company

You’ve given your time and talent as a military veteran. You’ve demonstrated your commitment to career development with pride and passion during your service years. You’ve seen, heard and had experiences unique to only those who have served their country.

From Plant Operation Supervisors to Senior Financial Analysts, Kellogg offers opportunities for military veterans to grow with us. We are proud of our history of recruiting and developing veterans across the United States and are committed to recruiting and hiring more. We recognize that military-experienced talent bring exceptional and valuable knowledge, skills and experience to our company.

The values that you’ve come to learn and live through your service are similar to our K Values, which describe who we are, what we believe and what brings us together as a global community. Our K Values – integrity, respect, accountability, passion, humility, hunger, simplicity and success - help define what makes our company and our people special and how we all play a unique and critical role in the ongoing success of Kellogg.


W.K. Kellogg saw a better way—shaping our industry through a passion for people, and the goodness of food. And every day, we continue our founder’s legacy of leadership. Together we take the steps that show the way, with a vision for tomorrow and a plan to get there. We encourage you apply for a position that leverages your military experience and invite you to grow and lead with us.

Job Information

Kellogg Intern – Food Safety & Sanitation – Summer 2020 in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

As a Food Safety & Sanitation Intern with Kellogg for Summer 2020, you will have the opportunity to work closely with Corporate and Plant Sanitarian managers to understand how sanitation impacts the plant and how the plant systems and operations, in turn, impact sanitation. You also are part of the process to develop initiatives to improve overall plant hygiene and product quality, productivity and capacity.

When you are a Kellogg’s Intern, you will be a contributing member of the Plant Sanitarian team and your input matters! Did we mention we have plenty of snacks?


  • The Daily Grind – You will conduct assigned projects while increasing the level of understanding of processes and methods while also providing technical or scientific direction through research on assigned project.

  • Collaborating for Success – Teamwork is key. You will be interacting with the project teams and laboratory personnel in the plants, particularly the engineering or maintenance manager, chemical supplier, pest manager and so on! Teamwork makes the dream work right?

  • Attention to Detail – In this role, there is lots of exposure to a variety of food ingredients and operation of certain process equipment may be necessary.

  • Adaptability – Being adaptable to the ever-changing needs of operations and sanitation activities is extremely important and will help you succeed through the summer!



  • Student majoring in (included but not limited to) Food Science, Food Safety, Chemistry, Microbiology, Agricultural/Mechanical/Chemical/Biological & Food Process Engineering, etc.

  • Minimum of 3.0 cumulative GPA

  • Ability to demonstrate strong leadership

  • Strong organizational and communication skills

Bonus Points:

  • Students with previous engineering/plant experience

  • Master’s or PhD students with similar backgrounds


As part of the Kellogg Internship program, you will participate in a corporate onboarding orientation at our Kellogg World Headquarters in Battle Creek, Michigan (Cereal City, USA!). This event consists of executive exposure, previous intern panels, networking events, community activities and much more.

This paid internship requires a 12-week, full-time commitment starting May 2020. Relocation advising and sign-on bonus provided. This role is located in Battle Creek, MI and/or Grand Rapids, MI and requires a 3-month commitment (May 11th- July 31st). There may also be some travel associated with this position. The summer concludes with a Final Showcase event and presentation to functional leaders.

Apply today and find out what it’s like to #InternAtK


It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:

  • Kellogg K-Values at

  • Kellogg Stories and News at

  • Kellogg Intern Video


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 .

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Intern – Food Safety & Sanitation – Summer 2020

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: MAN009250

Job Function: Manufacturing

Job Type: Internship/Graduate

Closing Date: Dec 1, 2019, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No