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Date:  Mar 30, 2021
Job Req ID:  1011

Title:  Transitional Production Employee - Battle Creek, MI


As a Transitional Production Employee, you will help prepare world-class products for shipment in Kellogg Company’s state-of-the-art baking and production facilities. You will collaborate with many diverse people and perspectives as you share in our values and culture. To be successful in this role, you could certainly use two scoops of communication skills and a bowl full of attention to detail. With your can-do, go-getter, team-player work ethic, we are positive you will fit right in!


The Battle Creek Plant is where it all started and we’re now looking for new partners to help continue our tradition of making great cereals.  Join our team and help be a part of getting Raisin Bran Crunch, Special K, Bite Sized Shredded Mini-Wheats and more to store shelves and on to tables across the country.



  • Packing with Care – Prepare our finished products in accordance with prescribed packaging procedures. You’ll take particular care in high-quality packing of finished goods. We want to see your passion for precision and vision for success!
  • Operating Machinery – Work with computer-controlled equipment or mechanically-based machines. Your talent for all things technical will ensure they are set up properly, working well and producing quality products. 
  • Managing Machine Performance – Ensure machines are stocked and working at full capacity. As a meticulous worker, you’ll take care to keep them well-maintained as you perform periodic checks while inspecting our products and packaging
  • Following Best Practices – Adhere to good manufacturing practices as you prepare equipment for production. You’ll use all the right safety precautions as you support our efforts to create better mornings and better breakfasts for our consumers.
  • Mixing in the Bake Shop – You may know it as “processing,” but you’ll be responsible for getting our food started by insuring the right mix of ingredients are used in the cereals our customers know and love.




  • Industrial or mechanical background 
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to stand for long hours and lift a maximum of fifty pounds at or above waist
  • Flexible with work scheduling as well as overtime and holidays
  • Effective communication skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions

Bonus Points:

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing setting or a related position 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment


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: 




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 for English or this Link for Spanish.


Let’s create the future of food

Kellogg Recruitment

Nearest Major Market: Battle Creek
Nearest Secondary Market: Kalamazoo

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