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Process Optimization Engineer
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Manufacturing,Engineering
Years Experience: 2-4 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: October 07, 2021
Job Location:

Belleville, ON
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Job Description

As a Process Optimization Engineer, you’ll work cross-functionally to build potential and capability while hitting your team’s goals of safety, quality, service, cost and sustainability. Are you a diehard for fixing processes and optimization? Do you love the border between new products and quality? Come share in our success!

At Kellogg Company, we can nourish your career as well as your appetite.We want you to bring your unique flavor to our Belleville plant, where we are proud to produce famous cereals known around the globe!Our culture boasts a strong safety record, a high level of accountability, and great developmental opportunities. Join us in Belleville to add some flavor to your career!


  • Optimizing Processes –Keep the plant production processes efficient, working to improve process flow, reduce inventory costs, decrease area loss and implement efficiency-promoting practices. Plan on partnering with other teams to execute projects – including research and development, manufacturing reliability, continuous improvement, and autonomous maintenance.
  • Leading by Example –Develop high-performing teams through Kellogg Work Systems (KWS) tools that identify and analyze losses to develop solutions and control plans.Your leadership and coaching skills will be put to good use!
  • Overseeing KPIs and Work Standards –Show your owner’s mindset by developing and leading plant manufacturing standards for the production lines. As a goal-oriented professional, KPIs will be the peanut butter to your jelly, making it easy for you to develop, implement and track progress throughout the plant.
  • Driving Best Practices –Share key insights as you learn best practices throughout your projects. We need your expert communication skills to ensure we can replicate operation excellence across all shifts and lines.
  • Offering Technical Support –Provide your professional support on production processes, equipment requirements for raw materials and finished goods, standards, and specifications. We know you have a talent for all things technical, so be sure to share your expertise!



  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or a related field
  • Strong product and process optimization skills
  • Experience with manufacturing environments including safety, ingredient management, manufacturing processes, packaging processes, quality & food safety, GMP, and Lean Six Sigma principles.
  • Ability to define, develop and implement complex product and process optimization projects utilizing our Kellogg Work Systems
  • Proven success at influencing others to deliver results and create a winning team culture

Bonus Points:

  • Experience in the consumer packaged goods, food, or beverage industry
  • Experience with Integrated Work Systems (IWS) model and concepts
  • Six Sigma Certified


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:


The hiring manager for this position is Claude Boily

This position requires regular attendance and punctuality in accordance with company policies. Additionally, the ability to interact well with other employees and work overtime, as necessary, is required.

At Kellogg Canada, we take great pride in our comprehensive total rewards program. This program is an important way of recognizing the value and contribution of our employees.

Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants.


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