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Date:  Feb 2, 2023
Job Req ID:  11597
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  KS
City:  Kansas City
Workplace:  Onsite

Title:  Operator Packaging


As a Packaging Operator, you’ll be preparing Cheez-It, the #1 cracker at our bakery facility in Kansas City. You will also 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! 


As a Packaging Operator, you will be starting at $22.99/hour and further rate increase after 6 months!  Eligibility to receive full benefits to begin after 30 days.  Our benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision and Matching 401 (k). The package allows for potential vacation accrual every 90 days within the 1st year of service and amazing premium pay!




  • 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. You will clean and prepare machines for production, along with assembling and disassembling equipment. 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 our machines well-maintained as you perform periodic checks while inspecting products.
  • 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 great snacks for our consumers.




  • Ability to stand for long hours and lift a maximum of fifty pounds at or above the waist
  • Must be flexible with work scheduling on 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift as well as overtime and holidays
  • Effective communication skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing setting or a related position




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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.


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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

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