Food Safety Manager

at Kellogg in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Job Description

Are you determined, hardworking and adaptable? We’ve been looking for someone like you! We have a lot of products to make, and with your go-getter, can-do attitude we’re positive you’ll fit right in. As a Food Safety Manager you’ll make our Memphis, TN plant safe by ensuring the development, compliance and certification of food safety programs and reporting to the Quality and Food Safety Manager in the execution of company programs. Reinforcing our passion for the future, with the practical steps to get there!

It’s about manufacturing breakfast cereal to win at Memphis Plant! We’re in the business for creating better mornings and better breakfast through our infamous Frosted Flakes, Rice Krispies, Coco Krispies, Froot Loops, and Corn Flakes! GO ahead and say it as Tony the Tiger “they are Gr-r-reat!” You kind of have to, right!? In more ways than before, we believe that we can drive positive change for the future, for each other, our company, and our communities. Our union plant walks with confidence and humility together. Come join us as you collaborate with many diverse people and perspectives and be a part of the united values and winning culture at Kellogg! Kellogg is progressing toward unleashing our full potential by the end of 2023. After this portfolio transformation journey is complete, this role will support WK Kellogg Co., a leading food company in the U.S., Canada, and Caribbean with a portfolio of iconic, world-class brands . Learn more about our bold next steps at ( . ? HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

+ Prioritizing Food Safety Policies – You will be responsible for the development, compliance, and certification of HACCP and other food safety programs for the facility. You will be delivering the required standards of food safety according to both Kellogg and Regulatory policies, procedures, and practices.

+ Strengthening Partnerships – Collaborate with Quality and Sanitation team members to assure successful program implementations and the use of best practices. You’ll also work closely with other plant employees to ensure compliance and identify food safety risks. With strong people skills and an eye for details, you’ll help us reach new heights.

+ Emphasizing Best Practices – With a continuous improvement mindset, you will be confirming adherence to required food safety laws, regulations, corporate policies, and practices.

+ Managing People and Team Leadership – Supervise technicians and lead cross-functional teams by being responsible for maintaining food safety in a 24/7 operation. We want you to leverage your management skills and strong ability to influence! You’ll develop, inspire, and energize the team towards a high standard of performance and self-accountability. Like being the go-to resource? Gr-r-reat!

+ Providing Cross-Functional Training – You will be accountable for food safety for all hours of operation and providing training for HACCP and food safety insuring compliance and execution of required programs. You will also ensure the plant is being held accountable to all standard work processes.

+ Managing Facility Audits – You will be managing facility inspections, traceability, testing, vendor auditing, and microbial program compliance. You will ensure key traceability, inspection program management, vendor management, and microbial program metrics are established, and deliver the established metrics and Key Performance Indicators


+ Bachelor’s degree in food science, microbiology, and/or substantial experience in quality & food safety

+ Frequently demonstrated quality and food safety experience in a manufacturing environment

+ HACCP certified.

+ SQF Practitioner and PCQI certified.

+ Extensive knowledge of applicable regulations, including GMP and food safety standards in accordance with the FDA, USDA and CFIA

+ Strong auditing and assessment skills with strong technical and software knowledge

+ People and process management experience

+ Strong written & verbal communication skills

+ Proven ability to work well independently and as a member of a team.

WHAT’S NEXT After you apply, your application will be reviewed by a real recruiter – not a bot. This means it could take us a little while to get back with you so watch your inbox for updates. In the meantime, visit our How We Hire page to get insights into our hiring process and how to best prepare for a Kellogg interview. If we can help you with a reasonable accommodation throughout the application or hiring process, please ABOUT KELLOGG COMPANY Kellogg Company (\_US/home.html) is a multibillion-dollar company with over 30 thousand employees all over the globe. We are proud to make delicious foods that people love – foods that you grew up with like Frosted Flakes, Cheez It, Eggo, Pop-Tarts, Crunchy Nut, Pringles, as well as innovative foods such as MorningStar Farms, RX bar, and Noodles. Our KValues and BetterDays commitments are at the core of who we are, what we believe and what brings us together. We’re proud to say we’ve been awarded with Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies”, DiversityInc’s “Top 50 Companies for Diversity”, Newsweek’s “Most Loved Workplaces”, and many more awards that you can check out here. Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion has been part of our DNA since the beginning. Clearly stated in our Code of Ethics “we have respect for individuals of all backgrounds, capability and opinions.” We believe that equity is more than leveling the playing field. It is making sure barriers, both tangible and intangible, are removed. Interested in the numbers? We hold ourselves accountable with our yearly Features report. (\%20FINAL\J22.pdf) Kellogg is 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 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 th is link (\Participation\_Poster\ES.pdf) . Let’s create the future of food, Kellogg Recruitment
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Job Posting: JC247736174

Posted On: Sep 13, 2023

Updated On: Oct 04, 2023

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