Kellogg Sr Capital Project Manager in MEMPHIS, Tennessee

As the Senior Capital Projects Manager, you will inspire others as a manager of people and execute our capital projects within our cereal plant. We have been looking for someone like you as you are heavily involved in the day-to-day engineering and construction projects. Your keen ability to influence and plan will be what it takes to get the job done.

Want to come be a part of The Breakfast Club? Join some of our leading mascots, at our Memphis facility, where we make one of our iconic cereal brands, Froot Loops and Rice Krispies. We boast a world class safety record and a tenured, knowledgeable work force. Come play an important role in making G-r-r-reat food and bring out your tiger!


  • Lead and Plan – You’ll be executing with excellence a single large (> $15MM) project, 1-2 medium ($5-15MM) projects or multiple small ($0.25-5MM) projects. Major processing line renovation, multiple packaging lines replacements or multi-site innovation projects are typical scopes of work. Get ready!

  • Building Teams - Providing training, coaching and mentoring to Project Managers, Associate Project Managers and other engineers.

  • Internal and External Partners – you’ll leverage your people skills as you meet with internal and external customers including our Supply Chain and Engineering leadership, Process, and Packaging teams. External teams include Engineering and Construction Management Service Providers, Consulting Firms, Equipment Vendors, and Co-manufacturers – we hope you like collaboration!

  • Financial Responsibility - Understand and apply Kellogg financial policies related to capital classification. Deliver lowest cost capital installation by: selecting best value contracting strategies, utilizing industry knowledge and experience to challenge contractor estimates, influencing design constructability, pulling appropriate level of engineering, effective managing day-to-day site activities



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical, Mechanical or other engineering discipline with extensive project manager experience

  • Demonstrated project management on project(s) $10 million

  • Strong leadership and communication skills

  • Ability to function effectively as a Project Manager, Planner, Coordinator, Communicator and Project Systems Expert

  • Strong Project Management fundamentals: budget control, change management, scope and risk management, project reporting, etc

Bonus Points:

  • Continuing education in various project management and related topics (e.g. PMP certification)

  • Demonstrated experience as a project manager in industry with GMP application (food, pharmaceutical or other)

  • Understanding of OSHA 30-hr for Construction

  • Food Industry Sanitary Design and World Class Occupational Safety Experience


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: Sr Capital Project Manager

Location: USA-TN-Memphis

Requisition ID: ENG000552

Job Function: Engineering

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Feb 3, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes