Kellogg Plant Operations Supervisor in MEMPHIS, Tennessee

Lead with us as a Plant Operations Supervisor in our Memphis, TN facility were you will be responsible for providing overall guidance and resolution for all technical aspects of the distribution and planning areas. These areas include, but are not limited to, DM+, SAP, ID Systems, Automated Guided Vehicles and Ecc’tric.

Engage with us, as you will be the single point of contact for all AGV discussions on shift. While you are at it, you’ll be building your network and expertise in a thriving environment of professional development and teamwork. And together we’ll shape a stronger future for our company and your career.

Come be a part of The Breakfast Club! Join our leading mascot, Tony the Tiger, at our Memphis facility, where we make one of our iconic cereal brands, Frosted Flakes! 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!

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHATYOU’LL BE DOING

  • Direction and ServantLeadership – Lead and demonstrate yourpeople skills as you provide direction and support to your warehouse teamof operators

  • Leadership and Resolution– Provide leadership and resolution regarding safety, foodsafety and operational issues as it pertains to the Warehouse, along withresolution on all technical issues for DM+, SAP, ID Systems andthe AGV’s

  • Coordination is your strong point – Coordinate all department training as required bythe Memphis Warehouse and Logistics personnel

  • YouGot This! – Take the lead on assignmentsand projects as necessary and assigned by the Operations Services Managerand the Senior Operations Manager

  • Get Techy with it! – you will be responsible for overseeing all daily operations for alltechnical aspects including daily system checks, serving as a system liaisonfor the Memphis Plant, and continually analyzing and evaluating the effectiveutilization of the Memphis automated warehouse functions

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • High School Diploma or GED withsubstantial related proven leadership and supervisory experience in amanufacturing setting

  • Experience in Logistics or a manufacturing technicalbackground

  • Experience in managing the areas of procurement,logistics, inventory and or warehouse management

  • Related logistics and or maintenance/technicalexperience and/or education will be considered

  • Ability to work in conditions that include multiple, andfrequent conflicting priorities and schedules

  • Must be able to perform tasks quickly as response timeis critical to continuous operations

  • Ability to handle occasional strenuous physical activitywith or without accommodations

  • Long periods of sitting, standing and extended periodsof time on their feet troubleshooting complex systems issues

  • Must also be able to work 12 hour shifts on an alternateschedule including weekends/Holidays and the availability to be called inon a 24-hour basis, including many weekends, to support any system relatedissues

  • Ability to work in extreme heat and cool environments

  • Ability to be lift truck certified

  • Ability to push/pull unit loads into alignment

  • Working knowledge of technical concepts, practices andprocedures

  • Ability to utilize available information and quicklyproblem solve is essential

  • Ability to create multi-shift strategies aroundautomated unit load delivery and manual loading restrictions

  • Ability to accurately assess data for short term problemsolving is essential

  • Professional communication skills including excellentwritten and verbal skills

  • Working knowledge of AGV is highly desirable

Bonus Points:

  • Strong technical aptitude alongwith proficiency in Microsoft Office and experience with SAP

  • Experience in the Food & Beverageindustry

  • Experience working in a Union environment

  • BS/BA and significant relatedexperience

  • Sense of humor

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/

Kellogg Stories and News at http://newsroom.kelloggcompany.com/

THE FINER PRINT

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 https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf for English or this Link at http://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf for Spanish.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Plant Operations Supervisor

Location: USA-TN-Memphis

Requisition ID: MAN007839

Job Function: Manufacturing

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Mar 6, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No