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Date:  Nov 20, 2023
Job Req ID:  16620
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  OH
City:  Zanesville
Workplace:  Onsite

Title:  Engineering and Facilities Manager


In the role of Plant Engineering & Facilities Manager, you will be a vital part of the Leadership team for our Zanesville Plant. You’ll provide technical expertise and management around capital projects, facility maintenance, construction projects, and much more. By driving our improvement culture with our Kellanova Work Systems model, you contribute to our growth and success.


A Taste of What You’ll Be Doing


  • Project Management  Youll be a key ingredient to our success! You will be leading and directing continuous technical improvement of the facility, equipment, and production systems. You will be ensuring effective execution of projects by meeting program objectives, project budgets and schedules. Collaboration is important with corporate engineering, contracted service partners, Plant Operations teams, and Quality teams.
  • Leading to Deliver  You will lead the plant teams that focus on engineering, facility maintenance, environmental compliance, wastewater treatment systems, boiler and powerhouse operations to deliver against the Zanesville Plant objectives.
  • Strategy & Scorecards  You will be partnering with Global Engineering to deploy corporate technical business strategies that align them with plant strategies and performance goals. You will be establishing and ensuring achievement of all function-specific Key Performance Indicators and Kellanova Work Systems continuous improvement efforts.
  • Budget Management  You will be committed to having an owners mindset in this role, and financial success plays a big part. You will be managing, preparing, and justifying expenses and capital budgets for the Engineering & Facilities department. 


Your Recipe for Success


  • Comprehensive managerial and technical background in a plant environment
  • Project management, communication, budgeting, and excellent human relations skills
  • Management experience in a technical capacity
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in an engineering/technical or other related field and five (5) years of relevant experience OR High School diploma/GED and ten (10) years of relevant experience


What’s Next

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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

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