Operations Technician / Operations Associate

Date Posted: March 25, 2021

Deadline: April 1, 2021

Organization: Colgate-Palmolive

Location: Greenwood

City: Hodges

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Competitive hourly wage and fantastic slate of benefits

Requirements:

Required Education & Skills - Operations Associate 

  • High School Education or Equivalent

  • Proficient with computers, software, and data processing 

  • Self-Motivated with strong drive to learn

  • Prefer a minimum of 1 year of manufacturing experience (not required)

Required Education & Skills - Operations Technician

  • High School Education or Equivalent 

  • 1+ years of related experience (including mechanical and/or hydraulic)

  • Proficient with computers, software, and data processing 

  • Highly collaborative and team oriented 

  • Demonstrated skill in problem solving/decision making, effective communication,and basic troubleshooting

  • Prefer GMP and/or consumer goods manufacturing experience (not required)

  • Prefer Technical college/vocational school certificate or Associates degree in related field (not required)

Physical Requirements (Both Roles)

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds independently

  • Ability to climb stairs and ladders, bend to 90 degrees repeatedly 

 

Work Schedule (Both Roles)

  • Evening shift (7pm - 7:30am) 

  • Rotating Schedule of 2 - 2 - 3 (for a total of only 3 or 4 days per week full-time!)

  • Must be able to work evening shifts, weekends and mandatory overtime as needed. 

 

Job Description:

Colgate-Palmolive is among the world’s most trusted and recognized brands, serving hundreds of millions of consumers across over 220 countries. A truly global company, we have a world of opportunities and experiences to offer. Join our growing team in Greenwood, South Carolina.  

 

NOW HIRING: OPERATIONS ASSOCIATES and OPERATIONS TECHNICIANS

 

These critical roles work closely together to operate a  variety of manufacturing equipment and/or lines. Responsibilities include safety and environmental compliance, quality procedures, daily production, cleaning and sanitation procedures, equipment maintenance procedures, data collection, housekeeping, problem solving and continuous improvement as part of a work team. 

 

Do you have a strong desire to learn and excellent attention to detail? Then we are looking for YOU!!

 

Operations Associate duties include (but not limited to):

  • Responsible for safety and environmental compliance, quality procedures, cleaning and sanitation procedures, data collection, housekeeping, problem solving and continuous improvement as part of a work team.

  • Accurately completing computer entries using SAP and RF for receiving, transferring and shipping

  • Responsible for material handling

  • Executing daily housekeeping and record keeping as required to meet GMPs and FDA requirements  

  • Provides additional production support with line set up and change overs, etc...

 

Do you have basic mechanical and/or hydraulics experience and strong communication skills? Then we want to hear from YOU!!

 

Operations Technician duties include (but not limited to): 

  • Operating highly automated manufacturing equipment using basic knowledge of mechanical and/or hydraulic concepts 

  • Initiating start-ups, executing change-overs, and monitoring operation of equipment 

  • Completing minor equipment maintenance 

  • Conducting equipment troubleshooting 

  • Responsible for safety and environmental compliance, quality procedures, cleaning and sanitation procedures, data collection, housekeeping, problem solving and continuous improvement as part of a work team.

 

 

 

Why Colgate? 

Clean Work Environment with Heating & Air Conditioning

Structured Onboarding and New Employee Training Programs

Tuition Assistance & Career Development

Fantastic Benefits, including Medical / 401(k) with company match/ and Bonus program!!

 

Every one of our employees plays an important role in ensuring we deliver the quality products consumers rely on to care for themselves and the ones they love. So we recognize that our success is driven by these talented and dedicated Colgate people around the world. And in turn we are dedicated to the success of our people.

 

We’re committed to helping our people get where they want to go. Explore the world of opportunities and experiences Colgate-Palmolive has to offer you.

Schedule:
Evening shift (7pm - 7:30am)

Rotating Schedule of 2 - 2 - 3 (for a total of only 3 or 4 days per week full-time!)

Must be able to work evening shifts, weekends and mandatory overtime as needed.
Contact Name:
Mary Rossi-Conaway
Contact Phone Number: 8625967807
Application Process:
Submit an application at the link below. If your background matches what we are looking for, you will have a short phone screen with a member of our HR team. If selected to move forward, you would do 1-2 in person assessments of technical aptitude and 2 rounds of phone interviews (30 minutes each, conducted back to back).
Employer Address:

5421 US-25
Hodges, SC 29653
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.