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Job Information

Kellogg Senior Engineering Manager in BATTLE CREEK PLANT, Michigan

In the role of Senior Engineering Manager, you will be a vital part of the Plant Leadership team for our Battle Creek manufacturing facility! You’ll provide technical expertise and management around capital projects, construction projects, facility maintenance, and much more. By driving our improvement culture with our Kellogg Work Systems model, you contribute to our growth and success.

Be part of history!! The Battle Creek plant was the first facility to manufacture the Corn Flake back in 1906 with 44 employees and was known as the Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company.

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

  • Department Management – You’ll be a key ingredient to our success! You will be leading and directing continuous technical improvement of the facility, equipment and production systems. You will be ensuring effective execution of projects by meeting program objectives, project budgets and schedules. Collaboration is important with corporate engineering, contracted service partners, Plant Operations teams, and Quality teams.

  • Strategy & Scorecards – You will be partnering with Global Engineering to deploy corporate technical business strategies that align them with plant strategies and performance goals. You will be establishing and ensuring achievement of all function-specific Key Performance Indicators and Kellogg Work Systems continuous improvement efforts.

  • Budget Management – You will be committed to having an owner’s mindset in this role, and financial success plays a big part. You will be managing, preparing, and justifying expenses and capital budgets for the Engineering & Facilities department.

  • Energy 8 Leadership – You will be a leader for for the Grand Rapids 8 Team, responsible for delivering our 2020 Gas, Water, and Electricity reductions commitment.

  • Continuous Improvement – You will be part of the leadership team to deploy KWS strategic methods and lead initiatives within the Center of Excellence.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • High School Diploma/GED or International Equivalent, along with comprehensive engineering managerial and technical background in a related field or role

  • Excellent leadership qualities that align with facility standards

  • Project management, communication, budgeting, and excellent human relations skills

  • Demonstrated track record of safety

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or another technical related field

  • People management experience in a technical capacity

  • Knowledgeable in all state and appropriate utilities operations

  • Knowledgeable of union processes

  • Experience with Allen Bradley software

  • Food production experience

  • Working experience managing business partner relationships with corporate and plant location

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:

  • KelloggK-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html

  • NewHire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.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.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Senior Engineering Manager

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek Plant

Requisition ID: ENG000644

Job Function: Engineering

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jun 1, 2019, 8:59:00 PM

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