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 Millwright Mechanic in KANSAS CITY, Kansas

Join us as a Millwright & Maintenance Mechanic in our Kansas City, KS facility. As a member of our organization you will be a key partner to operations, quality food & Safety, environmental health and safety personnel. You will bring out the best in food while being a passionate team player who loves performing preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and fixing production equipment. Snack on this!!

What is 1”x1” and first produced in 1921? Cheez-It, the #1 cracker! Be part of something great by joining our Kansas City facility where you’ll represent over 400 employees as our Millwright & Maintenance Mechanic in this Union facility that produces over 137 million pounds of Cheez-Its a year. Our employees at the Kansas City bakery have a high level of pride, and they should! They have been producing great food since 1883! Are you ready to hear about our Square Roots?


  • Preventative Maintenance - Responding to equipment break downs in a timely manner using hand tools and industrial shop equipment to perform job assignments.

  • The Daily Grind - Performing troubleshooting, repairs, and preventive maintenance on mechanical equipment. Welding Stainless Steel, Aluminum, and other common metals using MIG, TIG & Stick Welding. Cutting & Fabricating Metal, Lexan, UHMW Polyethylene and other common materials

  • Following best practices - Reading, analyzing and following engineering drawings. Demonstrating the ability to communicate technical subjects verbally and written to co-workers and vendors. Following all safety and GMP requirements



  • High School Diploma or General Equivalence Degree

  • Previous Millwright experience

  • Previous welding experience

  • Basic computer skills and the ability to use the system appropriate to record work orders

  • Effective communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

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

Bonus Points:

  • Previous experience working in a food manufacturing plant

  • Previous experience in a high speed manufacturing environment


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.

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: Millwright Mechanic

Location: USA-KS-Kansas City

Requisition ID: MAN009293

Job Function: Manufacturing

Job Type: Hourly Paid

Closing Date: Oct 5, 2019, 9:29:00 AM

Relocation Assistance: No