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Date:  Nov 14, 2022
Job Req ID:  11237
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  KS
City:  Kansas City
Workplace:  Hybrid

Title:  Capital Projects Manager


As a Capital Project Manager, you will execute capital projects within our designated plants.  We have been looking for someone like you as you are heavily involved in the day-to-day engineering and construction projects. Your keen ability to influence and plan will be what it takes to get the job done. 


What is 1”x1” and first produced in 1921?  Cheez-It, the #1 cracker!  Be part of something great by joining our Kansas City facility where we produce over 137 million pounds of Cheez-Its a year.  Our employees at the Kansas City bakery have a high level of pride, and they should!  They have been producing great food since 1883!  Are you ready to hear about our Square Roots?



  • Lead and Plan – you’ll be leading our capital and capital expense planning, forecasting, and tracking processes for the facility related to Cost, Schedule, Performance, People Safety and Food Safety targets. 
  • Building Teams - Interact with design engineering, construction contractor, and drawing management personnel [typically Engineering Service Providers (ESPs)] to improve overall capital execution performance and processes.
  • Internal and External Partners – you’ll leverage your people skills as you meet with internal and external customers including our Supply Chain and Engineering leadership, Process, and Packaging teams. External teams include Engineering and Construction Management Service Providers, Consulting Firms, Equipment Vendors, and Co-manufacturers – we hope you like collaboration! 
  • Financial Responsibility - Understand and apply Kellogg financial policies related to capital classification, asset set-up, capital guidelines and a few more. 



  • Bachelor’s degree with 4 years of relevant work experience or high school/GED with 15 relevant technical experience
  • Experience with direct supervision of contractors and construction activities
  • Experience defining and leading project execution under multiple contracting strategies 
  • Proficient in Microsoft applications and other project management software applications
  • Demonstrated strong project fundamentals and work processes (cost / schedule tracking, change management, risk identification, options analysis, etc.)



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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 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

Nearest Major Market: Kansas City

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