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Date:  May 29, 2021
Job Req ID:  1950

Title:  Facilities Technician


Come join our team as a Facilities Technician where you’ll be part of a rich heritage of innovation and progress, within a company that has grown from a small family business to a global organization, inspired by millions of families around the world who have enjoyed Kellogg’s products for over a century.


Join us in San Jose, CA 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! We boast a strong safety record, a high level of accountability, and great developmental opportunities. Join us in San Jose to add some flavor to your career!



  • Preventative Facility Maintenance – You will be responsible for evaluating, diagnosing, and troubleshooting buildings, systems, and equipment. You will be maintaining the facility and building systems in peak condition.  Some of the equipment you will maintain includes hot water systems, chilled water systems, HVAC, wastewater treatment system, air compressors, building security systems, building sprinkler and suppression monitoring systems, electrical power distribution, and ensuring environmental compliance
  • Utilizing Technical Knowledge – You will be performing work involving millwork, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and mechanical crafts. You will be operating equipment safely and reports any unsafe work conditions or practice to the supervision
  • Managing Materials & Projects – You will be identifying materials and equipment needed for work to be accomplished and maintain records of such expended on assignments. You will be evaluating work orders to determine the scope and work procedures necessary to perform the job
  • Teamwork & Best Practices – You will be responsible for offering assistance to or guiding other technicians; assisting them on assignments. You will be attending and actively participating in department team meetings. You will play a critical role in the creation of a culture of safety and environmental protection by performing work safely in accordance with Kellogg’s safety procedures and policies.





  • High School Diploma, GED, or international equivalent
  • Technical degree or related years of large manufacturing building and facility maintenance experience including HVAC, refrigeration, OSHA safety, instrumentation, hot water systems, chillers, pumps, security systems, fire suppression, and monitoring systems, etc.
  • Knowledge of and skilled in the use of standard tools, equipment, materials, methods, and practices in building maintenance crafts.
  • Thorough knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions related to building maintenance
  • Ability to locate and identify troubles in the appropriate building systems or equipment and to plan and perform necessary repairs
  • Ability to operate or use respirators, breathing machines, eye shields, and related safety equipment
  • Ability to work in the following conditions: heat, cold, heights, temperature swings, outdoors, indoors, trenches, or around the following conditions: mechanical, electrical, explosive, fume/odor, dust/mites, toxic waste, chemical hazards, and noise


Bonus Points:

  • Previous working experience in a Food Manufacturing facility



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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: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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