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 Sanitation Manager in BATTLE CREEK PLANT, Michigan

As the Sanitation Manager in our Battle Creek plant you’ll drive the daily core sanitation activities while leading a team of hourly and salaried individuals. With an uncommonly good eye, you'll monitor bacteria strains and environmental factors, as the cleanliness of our facility is a number one priority. HACCP and SQF certified? Even better. Your extensive knowledge of industry standards, and knowing what it takes to produce quality results, will be key ingredients in your recipe to success.


  • People Management – You will leading a team of leaders and associates that will have responsibilities around sanitation in a 24/7 operation. We want you to use your people leadership and influential skills to develop, inspire, and energize your team towards a high standard of performance and self-accountability.

  • Analytical Yet Experienced – As a seasoned professional you’ll evaluate facility sanitary conditions, assessing risk based on food safety and public health principles, prioritizing corrective actions, and verifying sanitation activities and validation testing. Up for the challenge?

  • Overall Direction – Like being the go-to resource? Great. As the Sanitation Manager you’ll be setting the overall direction of plant sanitation programs. While working with local, state and federal regulations, our plants sanitation success is in your hands. Always washed hands, that is.

  • Setting the Budget – the monthly management of the sanitation budget is important, that’s where you come in. Managing the dollars that go into sanitation activities along with any contracted programs will be in your wheelhouse.



  • High School Diploma and extensive experience in plant quality/food safety/sanitation

  • Frequently demonstrated experience in sanitation and food safety

  • Knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s degree and experience in plant quality/food safety/sanitation or MS degree in food science

  • SAP experience

  • HACCP and/or SQF certifications

  • Pest Control certification(s) and monitoring experience


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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Must also be able to work off shift including weekends, holidays and the availability to be called in on a 24-hour basis, including many weekends, to support any system related issues 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, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, 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 for English or this Link for Spanish.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Sanitation Manager

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek Plant

Requisition ID: QUA000791

Job Function: Quality

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Nov 14, 2019, 9:59:00 PM

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