Kellogg Senior Production Supervisor in CARY, North Carolina

As a Senior Production Supervisor in one of our state-of-the-art facilities, we want you to have vision for tomorrow and a plan to get there! You will collaborate with many diverse people and perspectives while overseeing the daily activity and development of our operation's team. You’ll work to identify opportunities to more efficiently produce great food at a low cost – it’s about an owner’s mindset. We will lean on you to provide leadership and ensure we’re exceeding our standards for safety, food safety, quality, people development, service and cost.

Want to be a part of The Cheez-It Institute and help in determining which flavors of Cheez-It are “Ready or Not Ready”? Join our Cary, NC facility, the home of our Cheez-It since 1921 and recipients of the State of North Carolina Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star Certification. Come be a part of our knowledgeable work force which is made of a diverse culture were 48 countries are represented. Ready to hear about our Square Roots?

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

  • Set the Pace - Directing all activities for your assigned shift in accordance with goals, product standards, costs, budgets, manpower and established procedures

  • Drive Change - Managing plant projects that drive and facilitate change and communicating strategic vision to employees, motivating them to work toward common plans and objectives

  • Impact Results - Identifying opportunities to eliminate cost and/or waste through applying Kellogg Work Systems (KWS/TPM) principles as well as driving Continuous Improvement activity throughout the facility

  • Take a New Angle - Identifying, developing and implementing best practices for safety, quality and equipment maintenance

  • Fresh Thinking - Using problem solving skills and root cause analysis to resolve and/or mitigate operational issues

  • Collaborate to Win - Incorporate a culture of inclusion and continuity within all departments, while acting as a liaison between the department and other departments, or business units, in the organization

  • Drive Efficiency - Performing schedule adherence monitoring and make necessary adjustments due to downtime, inventory, demand, and projection fluctuations. Additionally, manage unplanned downtime through proper equipment operation and preventative maintenance

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required

  • High School Diploma or GED with substantial related proven leadership and supervisory experience in a manufacturing setting

  • Demonstrated knowledge of managing safety and/or quality programs & processes

  • The ability to prioritize and manage multiple competing requests while maintaining a culture of accountability and execution - with a focus on results.

  • The ability to coach and drive the KWS/TPM process; support Grassroots/Pillar teams; and lead the development of our operation's team

Bonus Points

  • BS/BA and significant related experience

  • Experience working in an engineering related role

  • Demonstrated experience leading Continuous Improvement events, and managing projects and timelines

  • Experience in the Food & Beverage industry

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:

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

  • New Hire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.com/

THE FINER PRINT

The position is 1st shift, however must be able to work on multiple shifts (including weekends) with some 12+ hour days.

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 https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf for English or this Link at http://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf for Spanish.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Senior Production Supervisor

Location: USA-NC-Cary

Requisition ID: MAN006284

Job Function: Manufacturing

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jul 4, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

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