Kellogg Plant Engineering and Facilities Manager in KANSAS CITY, Kansas

In the role of Engineering & Facilities Manager, you will be a vital part of the Plant Leadership team for our Kansas City, KS manufacturing location. You’ll provide technical expertise and management around capital projects, construction projects, facility maintenance, and much more. By driving our improvement culture with our Kellogg Work Systems model, you contribute to our growth and success.

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 Human Resource Manager 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?

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

  • Project Management – You’ll be a key ingredient to our success! You will be leading and directing continuous technical improvement of the facility, equipment and production systems. You will be ensuring effective execution of projects by meeting program objectives, project budgets and schedules. Collaboration is important with corporate engineering, contracted service partners, Plant Operations teams, and Quality teams.

  • Strategy & Scorecards – You will be partnering with Global Engineering to deploy corporate technical business strategies that align them with plant strategies and performance goals. You will be establishing and ensuring achievement of all function-specific Key Performance Indicators and Kellogg Work Systems continuous improvement efforts.

  • Budget Management – You will be committed to having an owner’s mindset in this role, and financial success plays a big part. You will be managing, preparing, and justifying expenses and capital budgets for the Engineering & Facilities department.

  • Plant Management Leadership Team – Supporting the plant by helping to create strategy and communicates direction to primary and secondary report personnel. Hold department accountable for adherence to plant direction and policy. Can serve as plant operations/manager as needed

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • High School Diploma and significant years of relevant experience

  • Comprehensive managerial and technical background in a related field or role

  • Project management, communication, budgeting, and excellent human relations skills

  • Management experience in a technical capacity

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

  • Knowledgeable in all state and appropriate utilities operations

  • Experience with Allen Bradley software

WHAT’S NEXT

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:

  • Kellogg K-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html

  • New Hire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.com/

THE FINER PRINT

This position requires approximately 20% travel and may require work beyond the normal hours, shift, and on weekends/holidays.

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.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Plant Engineering and Facilities Manager

Location: USA-KS-Kansas City

Requisition ID: ENG000482

Job Function: Engineering

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jul 20, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes