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 Sanitarian in PIKEVILLE, Kentucky

Join us as a Plant Sanitarian as you will be responsible for developing and overseeing the daily application of core sanitation activities here at our Pikeville Plant! We want your owner’s mindset to shine through as it will be up to you to identify and deliver programs that play an essential role to our plant food safety operations. Your work is integral to the success of our bakery. Are we peeking your interest yet? Then keep reading!


  • Be Direct – Because you are the one accountable for the holistic direction of the plant sanitation program! And be sure that you are compliant with all local, state, and federal regulations as it relates to food safety policy and procedure as well.

  • Set a Schedule – You will be responsible for managing contracted programs for sanitation and pest control and ensure they are complete as it adheres to the Master Sanitation Schedule (MSS). You will also help to schedule and implement all sanitation related training as needed.

  • Assess the Assets – As part of your role, you will be evaluating sanitary conditions, assess risk based on food safety and public health principles, and verify sanitation activities are being validated. It will help to maintain written procedures driving towards reduced water and air usage.

  • Are you a numbers person? – That will help! You will be working closely with engineering and maintenance to identify capital expense needs and ensure preventative maintenance programs are being utilized. Furthermore, you are also responsible for the monthly management of the sanitation budget and forecasts.



  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Experience in sanitation & food safety

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs

Bonus Points:

  • PCQI or PCO Certification


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

  • New Hire Benefits Guide at

  • 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 .

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Plant Sanitarian

Location: USA-KY-Pikeville

Requisition ID: QUA000777

Job Function: Quality

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Sep 8, 2019, 10:59:00 PM

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