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Kellogg Plant Quality Assurance and Food Safety Manager in KANSAS CITY, Kansas

In the role of the Plant Quality Assurance and Food Safety Manager, it’s more than just a job title. It’s the heart of what we do. You will manage Food Safety, Sanitation and Quality for the plant here in Kansas City. We drive for results by ensuring the delivery of required standards of quality and food safety, according to Kellogg policies, procedures, and practices. You will be directly involved with the manufacturing team, the plant quality department, plant leadership and plant employees. With your owner’s mindset in Quality & Food Safety, we will be able to work together to ensure the best actions with the best results.

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 you’ll represent over 600 employees as our Plant Quality Assurance and Food Safety Manager in this Union facility that produces over 230 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?

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

  • Quality Leader – You will be leading quality, food safety, and sanitation programs. You will ensure that the Business Unit meets all required quality & food safety laws, regulations, and corporate policies. You will have a focus on continuous improvement and drive a high degree of operational management and execution for all our products.

  • Plant Partnerships – You will partner closely with corporate and the other Business Unit QFS Managers for program implementations and best practices. Just as important is your collaboration with the Business Unit leadership team and other plant employees by ensuring compliance and identifying quality & food safety risks.

  • People Management – You will leading a team of leaders and associates that will have responsibilities around quality, food safety, and sanitation in a 24/7 operation. We want you to use your people leadership and influential skills to develop, inspire, and energize your team towards a high standard of performance and self-accountability.

  • Audits – You’ll take particular care in maintaining high standards, internally and externally. You will be participating, as well as leading, the coordination, preparation, and corrective action management for yearly internal and third party audits.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in food science, microbiology, or other relevant degree and substantial experience in quality & food safety.

  • HACCP certification

  • Technical knowledge of quality & food safety

  • Continuous Improvement/Lean manufacturing experience

  • Strong written & verbal communication skills

  • Proven ability to work well independently and as a member of a team

  • Computer software skills to include Microsoft Office Suite.

Bonus Points:

  • SQF Practitioner Certification

  • PCQI Certification

  • Food processing and packaging knowledge

  • Quality & Food Safety leadership experience

  • Experience managing Sanitation

  • Experience working in a Unionized environment

WHAT’S NEXT

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:

Kellogg K-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html

New Hire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.com/

Kellogg Stories and News at http://newsroom.kelloggcompany.com/

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.

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 at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/web/media/resourcesContents/E-VerifyParticipationPoster_ES.pdf .

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Plant Quality Assurance and Food Safety Manager

Location: USA-KS-Kansas City

Requisition ID: QUA000972

Job Function: Quality

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Dec 18, 2020, 1:59:00 AM

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