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Kellogg Mechanical Maintenance Engineer in MANCHESTER, United Kingdom


Are you dynamic, a keen innovator, a trend setter, or a disruptive thinker? Then Kellogg Europe is the place for you because at Kellogg’s wefocus on agility, growth and innovation.

As the number one most trusted food and drink brand in the UK and the 3rd most reputable food and drink brand in Europe we have much to be proud of. We have a huge portfolio of over 1,600 tasty foods which includes iconic brands such as Corn Flakes, Special K, Pringles, and Crunchy Nut.

We also believe that our competitive advantage comes from our people.We say it often, because it is true. Our K Values are part of our DNA -we are acompany with a heart and soul, and our people care just as much. Our talented teams are encouraged to bring their best selves to work each day.

We are also hugely committed to the communities that we work in and strive to give back as our founder did - you’ll see this in the school breakfast clubs programme and volunteering activities that we encourage all our employees to participate in.

A career with us is exciting. Our modern and collaborative workspace and inclusive culture at our Manchester Plant reflects that.

Apply and come join our team!


Reporting directly to one of the Execution Engineers, the main responsibilities of the role are to proactively carry out planned preventative maintenance activities to improve business unit and overall plant reliability and performance.


Work proactively within a team and independently to perform:

  • Return to Standard Work

  • Planned Reliability Maintenance Inspections andTasks

  • Support reactive maintenance and fault finding

  • Practical Problem Solving leading to goodcontainment and proposed countermeasures

  • Daily Interaction with Operational Teams through astructured meeting process

  • Engage in Lean Maintenance Improvement Initiativesusing KWS techniques

  • Support efforts to adhere to processes both withinthe function and cross functionally, asregardswork flow from, RM (reliability Maintenance), AM (autonomous Maintenance)Tasks, EHS and QFS issues

  • Work independently on small engineering improvementprojects

  • Use SAP to plan work, parts kit, update bills ofmaterials and master data and accurately record completed and follow up workalong with the results and findings of reliability maintenance tasks

  • Work a fully flexible rota which will includeextended hours for scheduled shutdowns and also weekend working

  • Work in line with best practice Safety, Food Safety& Food Quality standards

  • Ensure communication is clear and consistent to allrelevant stakeholders – including operations customers and other supportfunctions


  • HNC/ONC in an Engineering Discipline with relevant experience in FMCG and a good knowledge of factory operations.

  • Strong Electrical and Mechanical knowledge and skills.

  • Good organisation and planning skills are required

  • Good knowledge of PLC systems, SAP, and other tools essential to the role

  • Good knowledge of AM & RM Lean Processes – including TPM, 5S, Operator Asset Care, RCA, 6W2H, Standardised work.


Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site.

If you experience any difficulty when applying, please contact .

Please note that the closing date may be subject to change. We will interview suitable candidates as they apply, so please don’t hesitate to take this opportunity to submit your application as soon as possible.

The Growth Competencies are a set of skills and behaviours necessary to drive success for Kellogg and for our employees. They are a common guide to selecting the right talent, developing our people & unlocking high performance across the Company. To gather more detail about the behaviours you will need to demonstrate across our leadership competencies, based on the role and responsibilities of this posting, please click here to find out more about our Growth Competencies model [link to: ].

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, trans identity, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Title: Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Location: UK-North West England-Manchester

Requisition ID: ENG000753

Job Function: Engineering

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Dec 13, 2019, 4:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No