Kellogg Reliability Maintenance Manager in OMAHA, Nebraska

Are the phrases “Loss Elimination” or “Total Production Maintenance” a part of your daily vocabulary? Perfect! As a Reliability Manager for our Omaha facility, you’ll be using your execution and maintenance experience to support the making of Mini Wheats! At Kellogg’s, we eat what we like and do what we love, so your success driven mindset will fit right in with us.

Hey, wheat’s up? Do you love food that is both nutritious and delicious? Our Omaha plant has been cooking up Pops and Mini-Wheats cereal using ingredients from field to bowl for over 70 years. Want to see what we’re made of? Come be a part of a team that shares a can-do attitude and willingness to get the job done! Our team has focused on longevity by providing growth opportunities and educating employees on best practices in the Safety and Food Quality space.


  • Maintenance Reliability – We believe in continuous improvement and strengthening our operations each and every day. You will be working collaboratively with the Maintenance and Operations teams to ensure resources are effectively focused on increasing reliability.

  • Strategic Thinking – Having an Owner’s Mindset and Agility is key to your success! You will use strong problem solving skills and root cause analysis to resolve and mitigate maintenance issues. You will be in charge of planning, scheduling, and executing planned and predictive maintenance activities

  • People Management – You will be a leader that others will rely on. You will be supervising Maintenance Supervisors, Maintenance Planning, and any Maintenance purchasing or store personnel.

  • Metrics Driven – With your metrics and success driven vision, you’ll be driving key performance indicators related to reliability along with updating Equipment Maintenance Plans based on the data you analyze.



  • High School Diploma or GED and extensive experience in a manufacturing setting with maintenance / planning supervision and/or management experience

  • Proven track record establishing Safety Programs for Maintenance teams that have consistently delivered benchmark results

  • Ability to build strategic relationships with key stakeholders across the operation to ensure improved collaboration and deliver results

  • Ability to motivate, guide and develop employees in a fast paced environment

  • Demonstrated background of large scale planning experience

  • Experience implementing best in class maintenance programs and strategies (TPM, RCM, Predictive and Preventative Maintenance)

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s degree specifically in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, or Chemical)

  • Familiarity with working on packaging machines, a background in processing

  • Extensive knowledge in manufacturing MRO systems

  • Substantial experience in SAP PM

  • Experience within the food and beverage industry

  • Strong background in reliability systems and reliability technology

  • Experience in a department or plant turnaround situation

  • Experience participating in lean manufacturing events as well as high performance organization experience


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:

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This role requires the ability to work on flexible shifts periodically during weekends and holidays. 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 for English or this Link at for Spanish.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Reliability Maintenance Manager

Location: USA-NE-Omaha

Requisition ID: MAN006098

Job Function: Manufacturing

Job Type: Executive

Closing Date: Ongoing

Relocation Assistance: Yes