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 Plant Maintenance Electrician in MEMPHIS, Tennessee

Do you have a spark for tinkering with electrical and mechanical components? If the answer is yes, than come join us in our Memphis, TN facility where we are passionate about the products we make, the people we work with, and the city we live in.

To be successful in this role, you could certainly use two scoops of communication skills and a bowl full of previous manufacturing experience, while preparing some of the world most favorite product for shipment. You will also collaborate with many diverse people and perspectives, and be a part of the united values and winning culture. At Kellogg’s we eat what we like and we do what we love.

Since we opened 60 years ago, we’ve been the largest producer of this Kellogg favorite. We boast a world class safety record and a tenured, knowledgeable work force. Come play an important role in making GRRREAT! food and bring out your tiger!


In your role as a Maintenance Electrician you will be part of our success by:

  • MaintainingEquipment and Amplifying your PLC knowledge - You will be constantly alternating inbetween troubleshooting, preventative maintenance, and on the spot machinerepair. You will need a firm focus and understanding of programmable logiccontrollers. This person must be creative in their solutions without beingunclear in their documentation.

  • AnalyzingConditions and Providing Solutions - Identifying and examining production equipment failures tounderstand root cause analysis, with the help of interpreting schematics anddrawings. Investigating and repairing electrical & mechanical systems suchas: pneumatics, drives and hydraulics, and conveyors.

  • PrioritizingInnovation and Communication - Actively seeking ways to improve plant efficiency and costsavings and maintaining an open dialogue with lead and supervisor regardingday-to-day activities.



  • High School Diploma or GeneralEquivalency Diploma (GED

  • Physically must be able tostand for long hours and be able to lift at or above waist at a maximum offifty pounds

  • Experience working with ProgrammableLogic Controllers (PLC)

  • Experience performing electricalmaintenance at a manufacturing facility


  • Experience in troubleshooting,repairs, and preventative maintenance on electrical equipment

  • Experience working with AllenBradley Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

  • Previous Food manufacturingexperience

  • Basic computer skills

  • Effective communication,interpersonal, technical, problem solving and organizational skills


It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. Don’t forget to add your resume - we want to see what great ingredients you have to offer! To connect and learn more about our Kellogg culture, click on the link below:

Kellogg K-Values at

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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 for English or this Link at for Spanish.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Plant Maintenance Electrician

Location: USA-TN-Memphis

Requisition ID: MAN008109

Job Function: Manufacturing

Job Type: Hourly Paid

Closing Date: Jul 4, 2019, 9:29:00 AM

Relocation Assistance: No