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Senior Maintenance Manager

Company: Kellogg's
Location: Battle Creek
Posted on: September 12, 2021

Job Description:

Come join our team as a Maintenance Manager at our Battle Creek facility! You will use your expertise in manufacturing to drive strategic decisions while leading a close-knit and collaborative team. You will play a crucial role in identifying and delivering maintenance programs and processes that are essential to plant operations. And with your self-starter, go-getter, team-player work ethic, we're positive you'll fit right in.

Be part of history!! The Battle Creek plant was the first facility to manufacture the Corn Flake back in 1906 with 44 employees and was known as the Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company.

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

  • Leading By Example: You will be a part of the Senior Leadership team that sets the direction and policies for one of our largest manufacturing facilities! You will assist in the development of an inclusive culture while directing, training and developing the maintenance team.
  • Promoting Best Practices: You will be responsible for identifying opportunities to eliminate cost and/or waste through lean manufacturing principles. You will build systems and processes to ensure a reliable and sustainable operation that delivers improved results.
  • Implementing Policies and Procedures: You will ensure that the team is maintaining the highest level of Safety, Quality, and Food Safety standards while also identifying, implementing and documenting maintenance and reliability best practices.
  • Project & Budget Management: You will be responsible for partnering with other team members to create the scope, definition, and execution of capital projects. You will collaborate with other department managers to create operating budgets and capital budgets. You will be responsible for developing short and long-term cost containment or reduction strategies.
YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, a technical field, or related years of experience
  • Experience in a manufacturing setting with operations supervision or management experience
  • Ability to build strategic relationships with key stakeholders across the operation to ensure improved collaboration and deliver results
  • Proven technical mastery in maintenance systems, programs, and budgeting practices
  • Experience participating in lean manufacturing events and managing lean projects
Bonus Points:

  • Experience implementing best in class maintenance programs and strategies (TPM, RCM, Predictive and Preventative Maintenance)
  • Familiarity with working on packaging machines or other production equipment
  • Experience within the food and beverage industry
  • Experience within an Unionized environment
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 the links below:

  • Kellogg K-Values
  • New Hire Benefits Guide
THE FINER PRINT

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.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, please reach out to USA.Recruitment@kellogg.com.

LET'S CREATE THE FUTURE OF FOOD

Kellogg Recruitment

Nearest Major Market: Battle Creek

Nearest Secondary Market: Kalamazoo

Keywords: Kellogg's, Battle Creek , Senior Maintenance Manager, Other , Battle Creek, Michigan

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