Kellogg Manufacturing Continuous Improvement Resource in OMAHA, Nebraska

As a Manufacturing Continuous Improvement Resource, we’re hoping you can take a new angle on what otherwise might be ordinary. You play a key role on the Kellogg manufacturing team by driving overall plant initiatives to improve OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) and delivering cost savings through building capability in KWS (Kellogg Work Systems) methodologies, systems, and tools.

Based in one of our progressive manufacturing facilities, you’ll be helping in the creation of continuous improvement initiatives that engage the teams, while focusing on leadership, safety, quality and overall methods and performance. Take your career further with a company who cares about your success. We are committed to continue shaping the future of our industry. We look forward to forging new paths and inspire new thinking, because we believe in helping people, striving for a better, brighter future.

Here is what we are made of. Our Omaha plant has been cooking up Pops and Mini Wheats cereal using ingredients from field to bowl for over 70 years. Need I add, we get it all done with a can-do attitude and willingness to get the job done, now come show us what you are made of!


  • Tools for Success -Deploying KWS strategic methodologies, systems, and tools, such asAutonomous Maintenance, Reliability Maintenance, Problem Solving, ProcessMapping, etc. to deliver site OEE and cost savings goals

  • Drive Change -Enabling capability for others to function within the KWS environment, aswell as driving and supporting cost ideations and diagnostics, along withtracking and communicating projects for visibility between other plantfunctions and teams

  • Continuous Improvement - Integrating system health and projectmonitoring into current KWS structure to ensure sustainability ofimprovements

  • Strategize to Win -Continually collaborating with hourly personnel and supervisors toidentify and troubleshoot chronic and sporadic losses through dataanalysis

  • Impact Results -Utilizing KWS systems and tools to deliver a reduction in minor stops andbreakdowns

  • Empower Efficiency -Building capability in the Reliability Maintenance COE (Center ofExcellence) team to effectively plan, schedule, and execute work;installing and sustaining the Breakdown Elimination and equipmentclassification systems

  • Take a New Angle -Developing and executing training for operations, leadership and plantassociates on KWS methodologies, systems and tools

  • Empower Teams -Supporting plant implementation of AM and RM by coachingsupervisors/managers to ensure their capability to lead work teams



  • Bachelor’sdegree in Industrial Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering or technical orbusiness field

  • Musthave experience leading continuous improvement projects (Lean, TPM, Six Sigma,KWS, IWS, HPO)

  • Proficiencyin Microsoft Office Suites

  • Demonstrated ability to communicateeffectively with all levels of the organization

  • Demonstrated ability to influence

Bonus Points

  • Demonstratedability to plan and manage priorities

  • Demonstrated problem-solving and analytical skills

  • Demonstratedability to manage complexity

  • Demonstrated ability to leadcross functional teams across all levels of the organization


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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 for English or this Link at for Spanish.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Manufacturing Continuous Improvement Resource

Location: USA-NE-Omaha

Requisition ID: MAN007477

Job Function: Manufacturing

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Mar 10, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No