Kellogg Continuous Improvement Engineer in BOTANY, Australia
At Kellogg’s we are immersed in a performance culture that drives business growth, where you are given the opportunity to thrive and are empowered to do more than you imagined.
We are a global powerhouse in cereals and snacks and we make some of Australia’s favourite foods. Our iconic brands include Nutri-Grain, Special K, Sultana Bran and Coco Pops (cereals), LCMs, Be Natural (snacks) and Pringles. We continue to innovate and stay close to our customers to remain on top of the game!
An exciting and rare opportunity exists for a Continuous Improvement Engineer to work alongside our Continuous Improvement Manager in our Manufacturing plant at Botany. You will work on a range of interesting projects across waste, safety, consumer complaints and process efficiency that all tie back into our Kellogg Work System (KWS) based on lean manufacturing principles. This role is a great stepping stone to a rewarding career within our Manufacturing Plant.
In this project based role, you will work alongside a team of passionate and driven individuals who have a strong sense of pride in continuing to protect the company’s reputation by ensuring our products are of a premium quality to maintain customer satisfaction and enjoyment.
Processcapability and data analysis across key critical areas such as consumercomplaints, safety improvement, waste and efficiency
Reviewing,analysing, making recommendations and executing improved process controls whereneeded
Own theplant standards – including manufacturing standards, product manuals andstandard operating procedures and any changes made to these
Work withand interact with individuals and teams across the business from themanufacturing floor to senior management, understanding the role they play inthe organisation
Communicatingproject status to ensure relevant parties are involved, informed and inagreement with impact of change
Skills,experience & attributes sought:
Degree ordiploma qualification in either Manufacturing Engineering, Process Engineering,Quality & Mechanical Engineering, or similar
Previousexperience in a manufacturing environment is preferred, but not essential
Exposure to SixSigma green or black belt would be advantageous
Experiencein successfully delivering projects in a manufacturing environment
Ability tomanage multiple projects whilst ensuring delivery of goals and objectives
Excellentwritten and verbal communication skills
A goodworking knowledge of Microsoft Office products
Ananalytical mind, where you can review data, make observations &recommendations
Team player– working across all areas of the plant to influence change and make a positiveimpact
A can doattitude to resolving issues or improvements required
Benefits,culture & company:
We’re a company that makes great food and we hire great people!
Since first establishing in Australia in 1924, we have grown as an organisation and whilst our range of products has expanded our over-arching goal is still the same, to nourish with our foods.
Our K values (integrity & respect, accountability, passion, simplicity, success and humility and hunger) shape our Kellogg culture and guide the way the business is run.
We offer our employees competitive salaries including performance related bonuses and incentives, free on-site car parking, a focus on work/life balance and we enjoy half day Fridays! As an individual you can grow and develop your career with the support of your Manager and development programs. The benefit of a global organization is you can take your career off-shore.
Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.
Title: Continuous Improvement Engineer
Requisition ID: LOG003246
Job Function: Logistics and Supply Chain
Job Type: Professional
Closing Date: Jun 9, 2019, 1:59:00 PM