Kellogg Senior Food Safety Technical Partner in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

As a Senior Food Safety Technical Partner, we want your passion and expertise to protect our brands and consumers. You will provide technical support to the plant and corporate teams, and build a strong partnership to ensure safety of our products from end to end. This role assures adherence to and continuous improvement of the facility’s Food Safety Plan and key food safety programs such as Allergen, Environmental Monitoring, and Lethality Programs.

Join a team that supports each other and values working together to attain success! Share our values and become part of our collaborative culture at Kellogg.


  • Drive Results - Leading the development, sustainability, and execution of effective food safety programs at the facilities. Monitoring the effectiveness (retention and knowledge application) and adherence of food safety programs by proactively assessing through plant visits and audits.

  • Proactive Mindset - Conducting risk assessment to identify, monitor, correct, and eliminate food safety gaps. Being the primary contact for plant investigations of food safety incidents.

  • Collaborate, Grow & Develop - Building food safety capability at plants (internal and external manufacturing) and corporate through training and coaching.

  • Compliance - Ensuring FSMA compliance and monitoring regulatory compliance issues in assigned regions and food categories; assessing potential risks, and escalating to management as warranted. Participating in the Manufacturing Quality & Food Safety internal audits and regulatory inspections. Providing support and guidance to external manufacturers ensuring that they fully meet Kellogg’s food safety standards.



  • Act with an owner’s mindset and act decisively

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Food Science, Microbiology, or related field

  • Significant experience working at this level in the Food Industry

  • Experience working with manufacturing plants

  • Knowledge and experience in food safety plans, allergen management, and environmental monitoring

  • Knowledge of US and international food safety regulations

  • Strong critical-thinking and problem solving to drive the business forward

  • Manage issues with simplicity but proactively to improve the process and protect our brands and consumers

Bonus Points:

  • Master of Science Degree and/or Ph.D. in Food Science & Technology, Microbiology or relevant discipline

  • Are you ready to share your knowledge? We are looking for a strong leader who builds the knowledge and capability of others and the organization and anticipates future capability needs

  • PCQI/HACCP certification a plus


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This role requires up to 40% travel annually.

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 for English or this Link at for Spanish.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Senior Food Safety Technical Partner

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: QUA000618

Job Function: Quality

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Oct 5, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes