Kellogg Plant Systems Engineer in ROME, Georgia

In the role of Plant Systems Engineer, you will have ownership for planning, executing, and providing technical expertise for plant electrical systems and equipment. You will be leading the engineering portion of the Maintenance Department to deliver on action plans and contribute towards the strategic vision. As you strive towards meeting our continuous improvement goals and providing technical expertise, you will be a vital part to our facilities’ success.

Welcome to Rome! Only about an hour and a half away from Atlanta, we boast a facility producing sweet treats for our customers, Rice Krispie Treats and cookies! We produce over 100 million pounds per year of gooey goodness. We take pride in our outstanding safety record and winning the Kellogg North America 2018 Plant Championship for some of our best practices. Come join all the great things we can offer here in Rome!


  • System Improvement and Innovation – We plan on you driving our future with confidence and an Owner’s Mindset. You will own the performance of the plant’s PLC software systems and network, electrical drawing system, and all power systems work. This could include personnel, hardware, software, plant/system wide architecture and surplus assets. One of the most important aspects will be ensuring the successful delivery and use of the these technologies. You will be collaborating with the site Maintenance & Reliability Manager to promote common systems, leveraging of scale, and future integration possibilities. You will troubleshoot all technical related issues and update SOP’s where needed.

  • Project Support & Delivery – You won’t just be keeping pace, you will be setting it. You will be the lead in directing, coordinating, communicating, and interpreting policy for employees to ensure that electrical projects are thoroughly planned, scheduled, scoped, and estimated. You will work with the Processing and Packing departments, as well as developing a relationship with Global Engineering to provide and capture the scope of each project.

  • Capability Development – We grow together every day. You will be coaching, developing, and leading the engineering & maintenance support organization and daily operation leadership. You will be managing training for site resources and ensuring expertise around legal and Kellogg requirements. Plan on helping influence the budgeting process.



  • High School Diploma with substantial working experience in a related technical field

  • Strong working knowledge with PLC programming

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills with ability to manage internal and external relationships

  • Ability to manage multiple and conflicting priorities

  • Strong influential skills when working with technicians, managers and other resources

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering or Technical field with extensive related working experience

  • Experience with Allen Bradley software

  • Extensive project management experience

  • Experience with high voltage equipment

  • Possess and maintain all applicable required licenses

  • Experience with server network maintenance

  • Experience with electrical power distribution

  • Ability to read and interpret equipment drawings and schematics, equipment manuals and bills of materials

  • Ability to create, maintain and modify plant AutoCAD drawings


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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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: Plant Systems Engineer

Location: USA-GA-Rome

Requisition ID: ENG000492

Job Function: Engineering

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Aug 2, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes