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 Materials Handler / Forklift Certified in CARY, North Carolina

Come join our team as a Production Materials Handler in one of our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities where you’ll be part of a rich heritage of innovation and progress! Join us in Cary, NC where we are passionate about the products we make, the people we work with, and the city we live in.

Want to be a part of The Cheez-It Institute and help in determining which flavors of Cheez-It are “Ready or Not Ready”? Join our Cary, NC facility, the home of our Cheez-It since 1921 and recipients of the State of North Carolina Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star Certification. Come be a part of our knowledgeable work force which is made of a diverse culture were 48 countries are represented. Ready to hear about our Square Roots?


  • Safety First! – From your first day, you will start training to get up to speed on following company Safety Rules and Good Manufacturing Practices. No injuries here!

  • Refills included! – You will be responsible for keeping refilling materials at all of the work stations and removing scrap from the working area. Let’s keep the production floor clean and tidy!

  • Hop to it! – You will be filling the machine hoppers and changing the hoppers out as needed. Efficiency is key!

  • Let’s Get it Done! – You will be responsible for understanding the different pallet designs as you load and unload materials onto or off pallets, skids, and or lifting devices. You will be transporting product by utilizing a walker rider, forklift, hand lift or pallet jack. Look both ways! Also will be relieving machine operators as needed.



  • High School Diploma or General Equivalent Degree

  • Basic math and computer skills

  • Ability to accurately follow written and/or verbal instructions

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Willingness and ability to work on weekends, holidays and variable shifts

Bonus Points:

  • Experience working with forklifts and hand jacks (manual or electric)

  • Forklift Certified with slip-sheet proficiency

  • Previous experience in warehouse facility and (or) Experience in a food manufacturing plant

  • Experience with voice-command order picking software


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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New Hire Benefits Guide at

Kellogg Stories and News at


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: Materials Handler / Forklift Certified

Location: USA-NC-Cary

Requisition ID: MAN008280

Job Function: Manufacturing

Job Type: Hourly Paid

Closing Date: May 4, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No