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Colgate-Palmolive Company.

Operations Supervisor

Colgate-Palmolive Company. - Hodges, SC


Hodges, SC, US

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Mennen, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Tom’s of Maine, Ajax, Fabuloso, Haci Sakir, elmex, and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet.



South Carolina

United States

Relocation Assistance Offered Within Region


Operations Team Leader - Greenwood, SC - 140000032


The Production Supervisor is responsible for effectively managing production activities for a specific area of focus of the Focus Factory and developing collaborative partnerships with CP colleagues. He or she must be able to deliver the agreed to business results while maintaining positive employee relations. The primary accountabilities of the role include daily production schedule adherence, customer service, area financial performance, Quality, Microbiology, Environmental Health & Safety, Labor Relations, people and team development.  The Production Supervisor has to be an effective and valuable member of the Focus Factory management team, to ensure delivery of subsidiary business results in his or her area. The Team Leader works within a structure that requires considerable interface with Planning and Warehousing. The Team Leader guides and empowers teams in the implementation of Category Supply Chain strategy.

Responsibilities include:

Forms, develops and coaches an operations team in a values-driven, performance based environment

Leads the team in completing key performance indicators (KPIs) and keeps the plant informed about operations performance on a regular basis

Manages daily people issues, such as timekeeping, vacation, overtime and attendance

Gathers data and identifies a daily strategy which maximizes product quality and productivity

Coordinates the activity of operations and maintenance team members

Other job functions as assigned



Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Industrial Technology or Business related field

Minimum of 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment

Minimum of 2 years of experience in managing and leading teams

Working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, email


Working knowledge of production and process equipment, preferably in a processing industry such as food, chemicals or pharmaceuticals

Ability to establish a specific course of action to accomplish goals through appropriate allocation of time and resources

Ability to clearly express ideas both orally and in writing

Project Management Skills

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply to work with us using this online application.  Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.

Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Colgate-Palmolive Company.


Operations Supervisor Colgate-Palmolive Company. - Hodges, SC, United States


Location: Hodges, SC

Company Profile:
Colgate-Palmolive Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets consumer products worldwide. The company operates in two segments: Oral, Personal and Home Care; and Pet Nutrition. It offers oral care products, including toothpastes, toothbrushes, and mouthwashes, as well as dental floss and pharmaceutical products for dentists and other oral health professionals; personal care products comprising liquid hand soaps, shower gels, bar soaps, deodorants, antiperspirants, shampoos, and conditioners; and home care products, such as dishwashing liquids, laundry and dishwashing detergents, household cleaners, oil soaps, bleaches, and fabric conditioners. The company also offers pet nutrition products for everyday nutritional needs; a range of therapeutic products to manage disease conditions; and various products with natural ingredients. Its principal trademarks include Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline, and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet, and Hill’s Ideal Balance. The company markets its pet nutrition products for dogs and cats through pet supply retailers and veterinarians. Colgate-Palmolive Company was founded in 1806 and is headquartered in New York, New York.