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Plant Operations Manager - Cary, NC 27513

Kellogg Company

As a Logistics Warehouse Manager in one of our state-of-the-art plants, you’ll use your warehouse and distribution skills to manage our warehouse supporting the making of our delicious and sought-after brands. Your pride in keeping our inventory up to snuff along with leadership skills is what we have been looking for.

Want to be a part of The Cheez-It Institute and help in determining which flavors of Cheez-It are “Ready or Not Ready”? Join our Cary, NC facility, the home of our Cheez-It since 1921, and recipients of the State of North Carolina Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star Certification. Come be a part of our knowledgeable workforce which is made of a diverse culture where 48 countries are represented. Ready to hear about our Square Roots?


  • Leading with Motivation – You will be part of the leadership team, assisting with setting the direction, policy, and strategic plan for the plant. You’ll be challenged with meeting (and we know you’re good) and beating the annual warehouse budget.
  • All around MVP - Day-to-day you’ll be leading all inbound/outbound activities, warehouse, internal movements of products, shipping, transportation activities, and the team that supports you.
  • Successful Metrics - Food and People Safety are a top priority, so along with embracing and driving that culture, you’ll be accountable for managing all associated costs within the warehouse, creating the budget, reporting out on gaps, and developing plans to close them, on-time loading, inventory management and a few more.
  • Project Management – On time and under budget?! Use your time management and goal-oriented skills in order to provide leadership and support on distribution-focused projects.
  • Vendor Relationships – Our vendors are important to our success, you’ll be flexing your relationship-building skills as you manage our partners who help our logistics operations.
  • Support – Collaboration is one of your skillsets as you working with operations to support our production teammates. As products come in for production, you’ll oversee the logistics of getting to the appropriate line. Like being in the know and being agile? Great – as production needs change, so do your moves.



  • High School diploma/GED with significant relevant experience
  • Proven ability to plan, organize, and effectively manage people
  • Sense of humor
  • WMS experience
  • Previous Warehouse Management experience within a manufacturing setting
  • Proven ability to plan, organize, and effectively manage people in a fast-paced 7 day per-week operation

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field with significant industry experience
  • Food manufacturing experience
  • SAP experience


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
  • New Hire Benefits Guide


Travel for this role is 10%.


Relocation will be offered.

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.

Kellogg Company 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.


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.

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