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Date:  Mar 28, 2024
Job Req ID:  14960
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  IL
City:  Chicago
Workplace:  Hybrid

Title:  Senior Structural Engineer


Looking for an opportunity to manage and lead major building and architectural projects and programs around the globe? The Senior Structural Engineer  will be involved with projects such as new building construction, improving quality, productivity and capacity in our Kellanova Manufacturing sites. This opportunity is based in North America.


A Taste of What You’ll Be Doing


  • Safety First – Develop people safety, foody safety and sanitary requirements
  • Lead with Excellence – Act as the subject matter expert to North America & International manufacturing locations for technical and/or project expertise and communication
  • Set the Standard – Establish the global strategic direction and priorities to ensure we have the facilities of the future
  • Collaboration is Key – Work with vendors, manufacturing teams, and corporate leadership to gain insight into business needs
  • Program Management – Design, develop, maintain the budget, and on-time delivery for all facilities programs.


Your Recipe for Success


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a technical discipline and 10 years related work experience.
  • Travel will be required up to 40% of the time
  • Advanced communication skills to disseminate highly complex information to multiple audiences
  • Ability to meet objectives efficiently and effectively


What’s Next

After you apply, your application will be reviewed by a real recruiter – not a bot. This means it could take us a little while to get back with you so watch your inbox for updates. In the meantime, visit our How We Hire page to get insights into our hiring process and how to best prepare for a Kellanova interview.


If we can help you with a reasonable accommodation throughout the application or hiring process, please email


This role takes part in Locate for Your Day, Kellanova’s hybrid way of working that empowers office-based employees to, in partnership with their managers, find a balance between working from home and the office.


About Kellanova


Kellanova is a leading company in global snacking, international cereal and noodles, plant-based foods, and North America frozen breakfast, and a portfolio of iconic, world-class brands, including Pringles, Cheez-It, Pop-Tarts, Kellogg’s Rice Krispies Treats, MorningStar Farms, Incogmeato, Gardenburger, Nutri-Grain, RXBAR, and Eggo. We also steward a suite of beloved international cereal brands, including Kellogg’s, Frosties, Zucaritas, Special K, Krave, Miel Pops, Coco Pops, and Crunchy Nut, among others.


At Kellanova, we are committed to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (ED&I), uplifting each other and embracing our differences to achieve our common goals. Our focus on ED&I enables us to build a culture where all employees are inspired to share their passion, talents, ideas, and can bring their authentic selves to work. Learn more here.


We’re 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 Finer Print


Kellanova 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.   


Ready to Taste the Future of Food? 

-Kellanova Recruitment


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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