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Manufacturing Careers

Safety and efficiency are paramount at every General Mills manufacturing plant location. We are focused on continuous improvement in all areas of our business including cost, quality, customer service and productivity.

The manufacturing team works across plant and supply chain functions to establish goals, develop and execute strategies, and drive performance. Hands-on professionals with experience in processing and/or packaging systems or flour milling systems are in demand at General Mills.

Manufacturing & Engineering Associate (MEA) Program

This 24-month program is designed for early-career engineers who want to gain experience in a sophisticated manufacturing environment. As an MEA, you will lead performance, safety or sustainability projects, as well as develop and lead improvement plans for complex manufacturing machinery platforms.

Depending on your area of interest, you will work with processing and/or packaging systems or flour milling systems and serve as a team leader for operations or maintenance staff members at your location. You will also have the opportunity to work with cross-functional teams in logistics, quality, human resources, finance, and research and development.

MEA candidates must possess a bachelor’s or master’s degree in chemical, electrical, industrial, mechanical, food process or agricultural engineering, or milling or feed science.

Hourly Manufacturing Jobs

Our manufacturing operators are among the brightest in the industry.  With an unwavering commitment to both food and human safety, as well as a passion to make food that people love, our front-line employees work directly on our production lines to create food that brings families together across the world.

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