Date:  Nov 10, 2023
Job Req ID:  15847
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  KS
City:  Kansas City
Workplace:  Onsite

Title:  Facilities Maintenance Supervisor


Have a passion for leading teams and fixing things? As a Facilities Maintenance Supervisor supporting our Kellanova’s Kansas City bakery, you will play a key role in the operation of the facility, delivering maintenance programs and processes essential to our plant operation. Based in one of our state-of the-art facilities, you will lead and develop a team of employees to sustain and maintain plant critical equipment.  You will manage building contracted services which support our day to day operation conducting regulatory inspections, building and equipment repairs. 


A Taste of What You’ll Be Doing  

  • Set the Pace -Establishing work plans that support and improve plant equipment reliability
  • Drive Change -Incorporating a culture of inclusion and continuity within all departments through Continuous Improvement
  • Strategize to Win -Directing, training and developing maintenance team members for assigned area/shift. Facilitate environmental compliance/ Including; process wastewater, air permit compliance, and CFC management. Accountable for facility equipment operation and readiness - boilers and related steam systems, air compressors, dryers, cooling towers, HVAC systems, chillers, pumps, TOX units, plumbing and drains.
  • Drive Efficiency -Using problems solving skills and root cause analysis to resolve and/or mitigate maintenance issues. Schedule and Plan work from a Master management calendar
  • Impact Results -Identifying opportunities to eliminate cost and/or waste through applying LEAN manufacturing principals.
  • Take a New Angle -Identifying, implementing and documenting maintenance and reliability best practices while incorporating a culture of inclusion and continuity within all departments


Your Recipe for Success 

  • High School Diploma or GED and related work experience
  • Related work experience in an Industrial manufacturing environment
  • Electrical and Mechanical competency, able to read and interpret electrical and mechanical prints
  • Ability to effectively communicate and problem solve
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate others and work with employees at all levels of the organization


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


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: Kansas City