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Date:  Sep 15, 2022
Job Req ID:  9443
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  MI
City:  Grand Rapids
Workplace:  Onsite

Title:  Maintenance Mechanic

Description: 

Do you have a natural knack for working with your hands and troubleshooting mechanical components? Join us as a Maintenance Mechanic in our in Grand Rapids plant on 2nd or 3rd shift, where we proudly produce one of our most well-known products: Pop-tarts! You'll collaborate with an upbeat, hard-working, and diverse team to keep our plant running smoothly, and continuously improve our machinery and maintenance department!  For a limited time, we are offering a $7,500 Retention Bonus for new employees (restrictions and reimbursement agreement terms apply)! This position pays $33.06 per hour and will either be 2nd Shift: 2:45pm-10:45pm or 3rd Shift: 10:45pm-6:45am.

 

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

 

  • Preventative Maintenance – Performing basic troubleshooting, repairs, and preventative maintenance on mechanical and electrical equipment, like our industrial ovens that help us produce our delicious pop-tarts and cereals
  • Ensuring Performance Efficiency – Managing machine performance by doing equipment set up and changeovers for production, and responding to equipment breakdowns in a timely manner
  • Safely Execute – Understanding, following, and enforcing all established safety, health, and quality procedures to drive forward production
  • Provide Top Notch Customer Service – Establishing rapport with business partners across the plant floor to solve problems with a strong sense of urgency

 

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

 

Required:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Mechanical Journey Card (or will have Journeyman’s Card at time of hire) 
  • 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
  • Experience in troubleshooting, repairs, and preventative maintenance on mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic systems

 

WHAT’S NEXT

After you apply, your application will be reviewed by a real recruiter – not a bot. This means it could take us a little while to get back with you so watch your inbox for updates. In the meantime, visit our How We Hire page to get insights into our hiring process and how to best prepare for a Kellogg interview.

 

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

 

ABOUT KELLOGG COMPANY

Kellogg Company is a multibillion-dollar company with over 30 thousand employees all over the globe. We are proud to make delicious foods that people love – foods that you grew up with like Frosted Flakes, Cheez It, Eggo, Pop-Tarts, Crunchy Nut, Pringles, as well as innovative foods such as MorningStar Farms, RX bar, and Noodles. Our KValues and BetterDays commitments are at the core of who we are, what we believe and what brings us together. We’re proud to say we’ve been awarded with Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies”, DiversityInc’s “Top 50 Companies for Diversity”, Newsweek’s “Most Loved Workplaces”, and many more awards that you can check out here.

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion has been part of our DNA since the beginning. Clearly stated in our Code of Ethics, “we have respect for individuals of all backgrounds, capability and opinions.” We believe that equity is more than leveling the playing field. It is making sure barriers, both tangible and intangible, are removed. Interested in the numbers? We hold ourselves accountable with our yearly Features report. Kellogg is proud to offer industry competitive Total Health benefits (Physical, Financial, Emotional, and Social) that vary depending on region and type of role. Be sure to ask your recruiter for more information!

 

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.

 

Kellogg Company 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 more information regarding our efforts to advance Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, please visit our website here.   

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 the future of food,

Kellogg Recruitment

Kellogg is taking bold next steps on its portfolio transformation journey by separating its North American cereal and plant-based foods businesses by the end of 2023, resulting in three independent public companies, each better positioned to unlock their full standalone potential. Learn more at UnleashingOurPotential.com.


Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

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