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Kellogg Sanitation Operator in CHICAGO, Illinois

As a Sanitation Operator in our Chicago 31st Street Plant, you will take particular care in upholding the integrity of our sanitation department. It’s the heart of what we do every day. Whether at work or at home, maintaining a clean environment is key to success. In this position you will be committed to our zero waste and recycling efforts. Your pride in cleanliness will make you a great fit for our company and is a key ingredient to our success.


  • Owners Mindset - You’ll be responsible for all zero waste and recycling duties such as; maintaining a master sanitation schedule, operating the main baler, and weighing and tracking all food waste.

  • Embracing Agility - You will be cleaning equipment and infrastructure as well as performing all plant janitorial responsibilities. You will be also operating forklifts, manlifts, and commercial scrubbers.

  • Prioritizing quality, safety and housekeeping - Actively seeking ways to improve plant safety and quality and maintaining an open dialogue with the lead and supervisor regarding your day-to-day success.



  • High School diploma or GED

  • Effective communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge of behavior based safety systems

  • Basic math skills and the ability to use a calculator

  • Ability to comprehend and communicate basic English

  • Sitting, standing, walking, lifting and / or repetitive tasks throughout the day. Employee will be required to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs

Bonus Points:

  • Food manufacturing experience

  • Experience operating a mechanical sweeper / scrubber

  • Experience in quality / food safety within a manufacturing environment


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This role supports the Fruit Snacks business, which is subject to a future divestiture. Kellogg has agreed to sell the Fruit Snacks business to Ferrero International S.A. (“Ferrero”). In the purchase agreement, Ferrero, directly or through an affiliate, committed to extend offers to all impacted employees. Further details will be discussed through the interview process.

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.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Sanitation Operator

Location: USA-IL-Chicago

Requisition ID: MAN008498

Job Function: Manufacturing

Job Type: Hourly Paid

Closing Date: Jun 22, 2019, 8:59:00 PM

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