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Date:  Nov 9, 2023
Job Req ID:  16521
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  MI
City:  Wyoming
Workplace:  Onsite

Title:  Plant Operations Manager


Looking to put your short and long-term strategy planning skills into effect? Join us as the Plant Operations Manager here in Wyoming, MI. You’ll execute projects while keeping in mind people and quality food safety, continuous improvement, and budget. Here at Wyoming, we believe in working with great people like you to accomplish our goals. 


A Taste of What You’ll Be Doing  

  • Culture Ownership  people safety is our top priority here. Youre responsible for owning the department culture that includes safety, quality, and driving our Equity, Diversity & Inclusion strategy.
  • Budget Planning  youll participate in the business planning and budgeting process by developing short and long-term cost savings strategies
  • People Development   help our team grow and learn through  coaching and developing leaders on continuous improvement processes while ,  promoting skill-set enhancement , recognition, compatibility, and employee progression/readiness.
  • Driving Metrics  build upon our success as you look to measure production, delivery, quality, cost, safety, and morale through scorecards. 


Your Recipe for Success 

  • High School diploma/GED with significant managerial experience in a manufacturing setting
  • Experience with leading and applying lean principles in a manufacturing environment 
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate others 
  • Strong problem solving, negotiating, and decision making skills with the proven ability to manage complex situations 
  • Proficiency with computers, including the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Collaborative work style, ability to partner with leaders of other functional areas and business partners to drive overall performance


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!  


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: Grand Rapids

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