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Date:  Jul 28, 2022
Job Req ID:  8590
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  OH
City:  Zanesville

Title:  Packaging Machine Operator


As a Manufacturing Packaging Operator, 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!


Our Zanesville Plant has focused on longevity by providing growth opportunities and educating employees on best practices in the Safety and Food Safety space.  Don’t miss out!  Apply now.



  • 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 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 better mornings and better breakfasts for our consumers.





  • Basic computer skills
  • Demonstrate ability to operate machinery
  • Physically must be able to stand for long hours and be able to lift at or above the waist at a maximum of fifty pounds
  • Must be flexible with work schedule as well as overime and holidays
  • Understanding of basic math to solve problem and manage through on-the-job tasks
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to communciate effectively and follow instructions verbal and written


Bonus Points:

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing setting or a related position
  • Experience in the food manufacturing industry
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Mechanical aptitude



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 Hiring Manager for this role is Deborah Hutcheson.

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 also offer a competitive starting pay at a rate of $19.00 per hour. 

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.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, please reach out to


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: Columbus

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