With 2009 sales of nearly $13
billion, Kellogg Company is the world`s leading producer of cereal and a
leading producer of convenience foods, including cookies, crackers,
toaster pastries, cereal bars, fruit-flavored snacks, frozen waffles and
Kellogg Company currently has an
opening for an Assistant Food Technologist in Battle Creek, MI. The
Assistant Food Technologist manages small to medium size food process
technology projects and programs to scale-up and introduce new products,
improve product quality, productivity and capacity in Operations
worldwide. The individual supports medium to large size projects and has
a major impact on the Corporation through knowledge and application of a
-Develops, organizes, manages, and coordinates important projects while
increasing the incumbent`s level of understanding of project executions,
processes, and methods, as well as giving general direction to assigned
cross-functional teams in accomplishing projects on scientific and
technical investigation or developments.
-Keeps current with the latest developments and technology through
investigation, training, and communication within that discipline.
-Exhibits innovation in discovery, evaluation, and advancement of new
technologies in the area of food/process research and development, which
can have a significant impact on new products and/or processes, improved
products and/or processes, and capital spending avoidance.
-Provide innovative, timely, and cost effective concepts, developments,
improvements, or scientific insight and understanding, with respect to
new or existing products or processes.
H.S.degree/GED; and 5 years experience in food processing or related
field. OR Bachelor`s Degree in Engineering (e.g., Biosystems, Chemical,
Mechanical), Food Science, or science-related field.
No supervisory/managerial experience is required.
Requires verbal and written communication skills to convey information
that may be somewhat complex to others who may have limited knowledge of
the subject in question. Role may require basic negotiation and
influence, cooperation, tact and diplomacy, etc.
Travel Required: 50-75%
Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide
an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the
diverse talent of its people. Kellogg EOE M/F/D/V