Date:  Jan 30, 2024
Job Req ID:  15248
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  MI
City:  Battle Creek
Job Type:  Remote

Title:  Facilities and Utilities Technology Leader

Description: 

At WK Kellogg Co, we exist to create joy and connection to inspire Gr-r-reat days. We believe that doing good is always good for business and we have stood for this since Kellogg Company was founded more than 117 years ago. We are passionate about doing our part to make nutritious foods, create social connectivity and respect natural resources. Together, these actions create positive progress for people and the planet – today and for years to come. We have big plans for how we are going to accomplish this, and we would love for you to join us in this effort.

 

As a technical expert in facility and utilities systems for the 6 WK Kellogg Cereal locations you will review and advise on scope definition on all projects aligned to company standards.  You will serve as a critical resource overseeing utility and facility infrastructure audits, investment planning, execution, and troubleshooting.  This includes but is not limited to roofs, floors, structural loadings, walls, waste-water systems, boilers, chillers, HVAC, etc. Bonus points for food manufacturing or equivalent hygienic design industry experience. Relocation being offered.

 

As a part of the great WK Kellogg community, you will have the opportunity to be involved in much more than your day-to-day responsibilities. Our culture is full of fun, flexibility, and teams that are playing to win. Get involved with Diversity & Inclusion groups, eat your way through our elaborate breakfast and snack bar, and take advantage of our company store perks! What’s not to love?

 

 

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

  • Owns company standards for facility and utility equipment design aligned with Quality Food & Safety (QFS)/Environmental Health & Safety (EHS)
  • Orchestrates audits of critical infrastructure to create capital long range plans
  • Reviews and advises projects on technical design to match company standards
  • Maintains relationships with 3rd party Engineering Service Providers (ESPs)
  • Supports facility managers with troubleshooting and root cause analysis as well as training/building capability in facility and utilities systems to plant facility managers
  • Maintains regional view of projects to provide strategic reapplication of solutions

 

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

  • Bachelors’ degree in Engineering and 6-8 years’ experience OR no degree and 10-15 years’ experience
  • Excellent knowledge of Supply Chain operations and engineering
  • Proven ability to work cross functionally with many different stakeholders and influence at all levels of the organization
  • Experienced in budgets to plan effectively, proactively solves problems, identifies and shares opportunities and issues
  • Ability to travel up to 50%

      

Compensation Insights:

Salary Range: $127,000.00-160,000.00

Annual Bonus Percentage Target: 20%

 

At WK Kellogg Co, our success depends on our most vital asset — our people. That’s why we’re committed to providing you with benefits and programs that support your Total Health and your journey to be and feel your best — physically, financially, emotionally, and socially. Our benefit offerings include::

  • Healthcare coverage, including vision and dental.
  • Savings and Investments contributions and match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Life and AD&D insurance coverage

Our comprehensive and competitive benefits not only deliver value to you and your family, but also offer choice to meet your unique needs and knowledge to empower confident decision-making.

 

 

ABOUT WK KELLOGG CO

At WK Kellogg Co, we bring our best to everyone, every day through our trusted foods and brands. Our journey began in 1894, when our founder W.K. Kellogg reimagined the future of food with the creation of Corn Flakes, changing breakfast forever. Since then, we have embraced the same spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship in everything we do, channeling our founder’s passion and commitment to creating high quality and delicious products while fostering communities. Our iconic brand portfolio includes Frosted Flakes, Rice Krispies, Froot Loops, Kashi, Special K, Raisin Bran, Frosted Mini Wheats, and Bear Naked. With a presence in the majority of households across North America, our brands play a key role in enhancing the lives of millions of consumers every day, promoting a strong sense of physical, emotional and societal wellbeing. Our beloved brand characters, including Tony the Tiger and Toucan Sam, represent our deep connections with the consumers and communities we serve. For more information, visit www.wkkellogg.com. 

WK Kellogg Co is proud to offer industry competitive benefits (Physical, Financial, Emotional, and Social) that vary depending on region and type of role. Be sure to ask your recruiter for more information!

If we can help you with a reasonable accommodation throughout the application or hiring process, please email Recruitment@wkkellogg.com

 

 

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.

 

WK Kellogg Co is an Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to provide an inclusive work environment, a seat for everyone at the table, and embraces the diverse talent of its people. 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.

For US applicants:

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.

Let’s create gr-r-reat days, WK Kellogg Co Recruitment

 


Nearest Major Market: Battle Creek
Nearest Secondary Market: Kalamazoo