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 Senior Food Technologist in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Come grow with us and advance your career in the food service industry. As a Senior Food Technologist you will lead food process technology projects and programs including scale-up and introduction of new Kellogg products, product quality improvements, productivity increases, and capacity changes in our Supply Chain. Innovate with us by developing, managing, and executing food product projects. You will use your creativity and problem solving skills to help ensure that the Kellogg’s brand upholds the quality we are known for. Engage with us by developing, managing, and executing food product projects.

As a member of a dynamic and experienced team, working with an extensive team of contactors, you will play a role in making us the most innovative food company in the world. We are looking for someone who is motivated, innovative and a good team player who can develop, and translate research, extracting insights that help create experiences to delight our consumers.


  • Skilled Leadership and Drive to Succeed - Directing activities and leading a team of analysts

  • Strong Analytics - Demonstrating and/or developing expertise in the operation of key analytical instrumentation and direct/perform analyses

  • Consulting and Partnership - Consulting with customers to appropriately apply testing to meet project objectives

  • Troubleshooting - problem solving a variety of technical issues on ingredients and finished products, involving aspects of ingredient functionality, processing, stability, and shelf life

  • Driving the Business - Maintaining state-of-the-art food science knowledge and laboratory skills to meet business objectives



  • A Bachelor of Science Degree in science or engineering with extensive related experience

  • Technical leadership with a customer service oriented mindset

  • Demonstrated ability to use critical thinking skills, creativity and flexibility to successfully conduct project work and investigate technical problems on a variety of product and processing issues

  • Your skillset in leadership, cost consciousness, communication skills, and diplomacy will promote good relations with all facets of management and other technical and scientific disciplines

  • Flexibility to be a Project Manager, Planner, Coordinator, Communicator and Senior Technical Expert

Bonus Points:

  • Master’s or PhD degree in Food Science or related field with significant experience in a related role

  • Experience in food physical properties testing with specialization in cereal chemistry

  • Knowledge of fats and oils and their functionality in food


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:

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Travel 30-50%.

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 .

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Senior Food Technologist

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: RES000951

Job Function: Research and Development

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jul 6, 2019, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes