Kellogg Manufacturing Electrical Programming Technician in CARY, North Carolina

Do you have a spark for troubleshooting and repairing electrical and mechanical components? We have an opening for a Manufacturing Electrical Programming Technician in our Cary, NC Plant. You will be collaborating with Maintenance, Engineering, Operations, Quality Food Safety and Environmental Health and Safety personnel. Are you passionate, do you love writing and editing complex PLC programs, problem solving, machine innovation, and process modifications? We’re hoping you can take a new angle on what otherwise might be ordinary. Feel grounded in knowing we foster creativity. Let’s bring out the Tiger in you!


  • Maintaining Equipment andAmplifying your PLC knowledge– Youwill be constantly alternating in betweentroubleshooting,preventative maintenance, and on the spot machine repair. You will need afirm focus and understanding of programmable logic controllers. Thisperson must be creative in their solutions without being unclear in theirdocumentation.

  • Analyzing Conditions andProviding Solutions -Identifying and examining production equipment failures to understand rootcause analysis, with the help of interpreting schematics and drawings.Investigating and repairing electrical & mechanical systems such as:pneumatics, drives and hydraulics, and conveyors.

  • Prioritizing Innovation andCommunication - Activelyseeking ways to improve plant efficiency and cost savings and maintainingan open dialogue with leads and supervisors regarding day-to-dayactivities.



  • High School diploma or GED

  • 5 years of experience in mechanicaland electrical trade in a highly technical manufacturing environment

  • Previous maintenance experiencewith medium and low voltage electrical, PLC and PC, control and safety circuits, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems

  • Operate a laptop, PLC and HMIprogramming software such as Allen Bradley, B&R Automation, and GE Fanuc.

  • Basic computer skills includingMicrosoft Office

  • Demonstrated knowledge ofbehavior based safety systems

  • Sitting, standing, walking,lifting and / or repetitive tasks throughout the day. Employee willbe required to occasionally lift up to 50lbs

Bonus Points:

  • Associate's degree

  • Previous experience working in a food manufacturing plant


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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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.

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Title: Manufacturing Electrical Programming Technician

Location: USA-NC-Cary

Requisition ID: MAN007706

Job Function: Manufacturing

Job Type: Hourly Paid

Closing Date: Mar 27, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No