Kellogg Sanitation Manager in CHICAGO, Illinois

As the Sanitation Manager in our Chicago Bakery 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 cleaning programs 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.

When you think of dessert, what do you crave? Well in Chicago, we want ice cream cones and pie… all day long! At our 100th St. Chicago Plant, we are passionate about the products we make, the people we work with, and the city we live in. Come join us to be a part of all the “sweet” perks we have to offer.


  • People Management – You will leading a team of leaders and associates that will have responsibilities around sanitation in a fast paced, 24/5+ operation, depending on the season. 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 sanitations programs. While working with local, state and federal regulations, our plants sanitation success is in your hands. Always washed & sanitized 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

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • 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

  • Bi-lingual


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 up to 12 hour shifts on an alternate schedule 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 at .

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Sanitation Manager

Location: USA-IL-Chicago

Requisition ID: QUA000672

Job Function: Quality

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Feb 7, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No