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Date:  Apr 6, 2024
Job Req ID:  15404
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  TN
City:  Memphis
Job Type:  Onsite

Title:  Power Plant Mechanic


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 Boiler Operator in our Memphis, TN manufacturing facility, you’ll steam forward your career as you ensure our boilers are always in good working order. You will be a key ingredient in unleashing our energy into performance, helping us deliver the world’s most recognizable and nourishing food products. Using your strong communication skills, you’ll collaborate with operations, quality food safety and environmental health and safety. Join us and work with diverse people and perspectives, participating in the united values and winning culture at Kellogg Company!


Want to come be a part of The Breakfast Club? Join our leading mascot, Tony the Tiger, at our Memphis facility, where we make one of our iconic cereal brands, Frosted Flakes! We boast a world class safety record and a tenured, knowledgeable work force. Come play a vital role in making G-r-r-reat food and bring out your tiger! 



  • Leading Preventative Maintenance – Conduct daily preventative maintenance for instant troubleshooting and repairs on all boiler room equipment. You will test the boiler water, well water, cooling tower water, chilled water for air conditioning and brine. We’ll rely on you to add chemicals as needed to keep our operations running smoothly.
  • Ensuring Performance – Operate and maintain all boilers, chillers, turbo air compressors, cooling towers and their associated equipment. You will conduct weekly factory inspection rounds and note the sprinkler system’s condition. You got this!
  • Following Best Practices – Understand, follow, and enforce all. established safety, health, quality, and company policies, procedures, and recognized practices. You’ll aim for excellence every day with a passion for precision.




  • High school diploma or GED
  • Basic computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Must have active 1st Class Steam License from Shelby County
  • Must have active Refrigeration license.
  • Ability to sit, stand, walk, lift up to 50 pounds and complete repetitive tasks throughout the day.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the safety and operation of power plant equipment
  • Experience with large industrial chillers, high pressure steam equipment and large reciprocating and centrifugal air compressors



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, KashiSpecial K, Raisin BranFrosted 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


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



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: Memphis

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