Kellogg Senior Distribution and Logistics Engineer in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Join Kellogg Company as a Senior Distribution and Logistics Engineer – where we believe in your success in a thriving environment of opportunity and development. Innovate with us at Kellogg, our engineers love the challenge of being technical experts and industry leaders as they provide world-class engineering solutions that deliver the quality products our customers and consumers expect. Engage with us as you explore different technical competencies and enrich yourself as you work for a company that delights the world through foods and brands that matter so families can flourish and thrive.

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

  • Leadership & Enhancement - Support development of CLS Warehouse Technology Master Plan and Provide leadership in developing the project technical feasibility for Supply Chain Projects, Innovation Projects, and COGS initiatives.

  • Develop the engineering scope for projects involving material handling equipment and systems, warehouse layout, and capacity analysis, and other warehouse technical opportunities. Write and compile material to include in a technical document for all assigned projects and utilize documentation to develop consensus agreement/alignment amongst project team and operations for the technical scope of projects.

  • Building consensus on recommended options in the engineering, supply chain, and business organizations based on the incumbent’s equipment expertise and evaluation of new or alternate suppliers or technologies where there is distinct justification based on performance, cost or flexibility.

  • Excite and gain stakeholder support - and alignment on scope and options for all projects through proactive communication, while using knowledge of the network and the current equipment performance and constraints to work with operations and generate new project ideas that can deliver innovation or savings to the business.

  • Cost Effectiveness - Delivering the minimum required scope at the lowest cost while meeting the needs for high productivity and efficiency and using sound methodology to troubleshoot and solve equipment problems in a way that prevents their reoccurrence. Drive capital cost and plant overhead reductions/savings through smart design and smart equipment choices.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • Are you a trailblazer? We need your skill and desire to be a current and future leader

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or a technical discipline and related work experience

  • Teamwork makes the dream work! Use your skills while you effectively manage, communicate, and influence key stakeholders

  • Can you read between the lines? You’ll be working in a fast changing and sometime ambiguous work environment

  • Clear understanding of packaging design, materials, equipment, and systems

  • Experience leading and managing projects and project teams

  • Being a strong communicator will help you succeed

Bonus Points:

  • Ownership a desire to excel

  • Experience in Food and/or Consumer Packaged Goods industries.

  • Direct experience in manufacturing , GMP’s, food and personnel safety

WHAT’S NEXT

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 http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html

  • New Hire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.com/

THE FINER PRINT

This role requires 25-40% travel, domestic and international.

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.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Senior Distribution and Logistics Engineer

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: ENG000516

Job Function: Engineering

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Oct 13, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes