Michigan Manufacturing Jobs

Mobile michigan-jobbank Logo

Job Information

Kellogg Maintenance Mechanic in Wyoming, Michigan

Looking for a challenging yet rewarding career with a company that produces the world’s most recognizable products? Join us in Wyoming, MI as a Maintenance Mechanic where we are passionate about the products we make, the people we work with, and the city we live in. You'll collaborate with many diverse people and perspectives, and be a part of the united values and winning culture at Kellogg!

Do you have a passion for wholesome ingredients and crave-worthy flavors? Our Wyoming plant has revolutionized the snacking experience by turning it into a multi-sensory experience with our Special K, Kashi, and Kellogg granola and meal bars. We have a snack to fit your every need! Creating delicious taste-full foods for every lifestyle, including gluten-free options. Come join an upbeat, hard-working, and diversity-focused team where you can make a direct impact to enhance our processes within our production environment.

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

  • Preventative Maintenance – Performing basic troubleshooting, repairs, and preventative maintenance on mechanical and electrical equipment and industrial ovens in our cookie bakery

  • Maintaining Equipment and Amplifying Skills - Alternate between troubleshooting, preventative maintenance, and on-the-spot machine repair. You will need a firm focus and understanding of programmable logic controllers. This is a special opportunity to enhance your expertise, but you need to already be a creative problem-solver who clearly documents your learnings!

  • Ensuring Performance Efficiency - Managing machine performance by doing equipment set up and changeovers for production and responding to equipment breakdowns in a timely manner

  • Analyzing Conditions and Providing Solutions - Identify and examine production equipment failures to understand root cause analysis, with the help of interpreting schematics and drawings. We’ll rely on you to investigate and repair electrical and mechanical systems such as pneumatics, drives and hydraulics, and conveyors.

  • Prioritizing Innovation and Communication - Actively seek ways to improve plant efficiency and cost savings, maintaining an open dialogue with your lead and supervisor regarding day-to-day activities. Your drive for excellence and ability to connect with others will lead you toward a successful future!

  • Following Best Practices – Understanding, following and enforcing all established safety, health, quality, and Company policies, procedures, and recognized practices.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Effective communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Sitting, standing, walking, lifting (50 lbs), and/or repetitive tasks throughout the day

  • Previous experience as a mechanic in a manufacturing setting

Bonus Points:

  • Previous experience in Food Manufacturing

  • Experience in troubleshooting, repairs, and preventative maintenance on mechanical and electrical equipment

  • Journeyman license or equivalent education and experience

  • Knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic systems

  • Previous welding experience

  • Basic Computer skills including Microsoft Office

  • Programmable Logic Controller experience

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 (https://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/values.html)

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 (https://e-verify.uscis.gov/web/media/resourcesContents/E-Verify_Participation_Poster_ES.pdf) .

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

LET’S CREATE THE FUTURE OF FOOD

Kellogg Recruitment

DirectEmployers