Continuous Improvement Senior Analyst

at Kellogg in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to drive initiatives/projects to improve OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) in a manufacturing facility? Join us as a Continuous Improvement Senior Analyst at our Memphis, TN plant where we make some of the worlds most recognized products including Frosted Flakes! You will play a key role in identifying opportunities to enhance the production process through root cause analysis. To meet the needs of our customers, we need someone who is willing to work 1st or 3rd shift.


+ Tools for Success: Leverage KWS (Kellogg Work Systems) strategic methodologies, systems and tools, such as 5-S, Autonomous Maintenance, problem-solving, process mapping and loss analysis to drive results of key KPIs for the site. Deliver robust and effective presentations, using your communication skills to be a change agent.

+ Drive Change: Gather and analyze performance data. Identify process inefficiencies and execute process improvements and cost savings projects that successfully deliver results. Track and communicate projects for visibility across the plant and teams.

+ Strategize to Win: Engage individual employees and teams to identify opportunities, problem solve and implement sustainable countermeasures.

+ Impact Results: Champion KWS systems and tools to eliminate losses.

+ Empower Efficiency: Conduct audits on programs and systems to ensure they are meeting KWS standards of excellence.

+ Empower Teams: Provide training to all associates on KWS methodologies, systems and tools to build capability in operations and support teams.



+ Proven experience leading continuous improvement projects (Lean, TPM, Six Sigma, KWS, HPO)

+ Manufacturing Experience (2 years minimum)

+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel

+ Effectively communicate complex matters in a simple understandable format to multiple levels

+ HS Diploma/GED and commensurate experience professionally supporting/implementing Continuous Improvement / Lean Manufacturing and / or Six Sigma principles

+ Must be willing to work 1st or 3rd shift

Bonus Points:

+ Bachelor’s degree in Industrial, Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering, related food science degree

+ Food Manufacturing Experience

+ Ability to multi-task and prioritize requests from multiple sources

+ A passion to learn new things and to teach others

+ Proficient in Tableau, Microsoft Project

+ Experience in a union environment

WHAT’S NEXT 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 the links below:

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+ Benefits Guide

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. 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 (\_US/home.html) . 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 (\Participation\_Poster\ES.pdf) . If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, please reach out to LET’S CREATE THE FUTURE OF FOOD Kellogg Recruitment
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Job Posting: JC189855018

Posted On: Aug 12, 2021

Updated On: Oct 18, 2021