WK Kellogg Co

Production Machine Mechanic - Lancaster

Lancaster, PA

Job Description

Production Machine Mechanic

Posted: Thursday, 4/18/2024

At WK Kellogg Co, we exist to create joy and connection to inspire Gr-r-reat days. We believe that doing good is always good for business and we have stood for this since Kellogg Company was founded more than 117 years ago. We are passionate about doing our part to make nutritious foods, create social connectivity and respect natural resources. Together, these actions create positive progress for people and the planet – today and for years to come. We have big plans for how we are going to accomplish this, and we would love for you to join us in this effort.

 

Looking for a challenging yet rewarding career with a company that produces the world’s most recognizable products? Join us in Lancaster, PA as a Maintenance Mechanic on either 2nd or 3rd shift. This location has been cooking up cereal using ingredients from field to bowl for over 70 years! We are passionate about the products we make, the people we work with and the city we live in.

 

As a Maintenance Mechanic, you’ll help bring cereal to customers by ensuring our production equipment is operating efficiently. You will have the chance to work on a variety of mechanical equipment from production to packaging in the plant, as well as collaborate with operations, safety, and expert maintenance leadership!

 

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

  • Conducting Preventative Maintenance – Perform basic troubleshooting, repairs and preventative maintenance on production equipment as well as building. You’ll aim for excellence every day, helping us bring the best to families!
  • Ensuring Performance Efficiency – Manage machine performance by supporting Operations when they encounter mechanical failures or issues doing production as well as equipment set-up and change overs. We’re looking for someone who brings dedication to the table!
  • Following Best Practices – Understand, follow and enforce all established guidelines. Your attention to detail will ensure compliance with all safety, health, quality and company policies, procedures and recognized practices. You’ll help us keep delivering success!

 

Incentives to join our team!

  • $36.76/hour with shift differential
  • 2nd Shift: 3pm-11pm, 3rd Shift: 11pm-7am
  • Up to $5,000 sign on bonus
  • Incredibly competitive benefits package
  • 401k match
  • Employee Stock Program

 

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

  • Journeyman’s OR Mechanical/Technical Degree OR 4 year of equivalent experience
  • Basic knowledge of troubleshooting industrial manufacturing equipment
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • Demonstrated knowledge of behavior-based safety systems
  • Sitting, standing, walking, lifting and / or repetitive tasks throughout the day. Employee will be required to occasionally lift up to 50lbs

 

Bonus Points:

  • Previous experience in food manufacturing
  • Experience with troubleshooting, repairs and preventative maintenance on mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Previous welding experience
  • Basic computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office

 

ABOUT WK KELLOGG CO

At WK Kellogg Co, we bring our best to everyone, every day through our trusted foods and brands. Our journey began in 1894, when our founder W.K. Kellogg reimagined the future of food with the creation of Corn Flakes, changing breakfast forever. Since then, we have embraced the same spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship in everything we do, channeling our founder’s passion and commitment to creating high quality and delicious products while fostering communities. Our iconic brand portfolio includes Frosted Flakes, Rice Krispies, Froot Loops, KashiSpecial K, Raisin BranFrosted Mini Wheats, and Bear Naked. With a presence in the majority of households across North America, our brands play a key role in enhancing the lives of millions of consumers every day, promoting a strong sense of physical, emotional and societal wellbeing. Our beloved brand characters, including Tony the Tiger and Toucan Sam, represent our deep connections with the consumers and communities we serve. For more information, visit www.wkkellogg.com

 

WK Kellogg Co is proud to offer industry competitive benefits (Physical, Financial, Emotional, and Social) that vary depending on region and type of role. Be sure to ask your recruiter for more information!

 

If we can help you with a reasonable accommodation throughout the application or hiring process, please email [email protected]

 

THE FINER PRINT

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.

 

WK Kellogg Co 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 US applicants:

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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