Operations Team Leader
Company: Hill's Pet Nutrition
Posted on: November 23, 2022
No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 146046 - Topeka, Kansas, United States
At Hill's we have a purpose. Every day around the world, we
transform the lives of millions of pet families through pioneering
innovation, amazing nutrition, and the best and brightest people.
If you're interested in work that matters, fueled by passion for
pets, we invite you to apply.
Founded more than 75 years ago with an unwavering commitment to pet
nutrition, Hills' mission is to help enrich and lengthen the
special relationships between people and their pets. Our decades of
science and research guide us in creating nutrition that's a step
ahead so pets and pet parents can enjoy every day together. As the
US #1 Veterinarian Recommended pet food brand, knowledge is our
first ingredient with 220+ veterinarians, PhD nutritionists and
food scientists working to develop breakthrough innovations in pet
We are looking for a highly motivated Operations Team Leader to
join our team! The Operations Team Leader (OTL) is responsible for
forming, developing, and coaching the operating team in a values
driven, performance-based environment. The OTL also leads the team
to achieving key performance indicators and daily performance
goals, coordinates activity between shifts and departments and
keeps the plant informed about operations performance on a regular
basis. The OTL coordinates the activity of up to 35 operations and
maintenance team members, gathers data & identifies a daily
strategy which maximizes product quality & productivity and
facilitates troubleshooting of production problems on a timely
What you will do
*Coordinates team training and activities regarding Good
Manufacturing Practices (GMP's), quality, sanitation, maintenance
*Accountable for meeting or exceeding work safety standards
according to published Hill's and Colgate Safety Policy
*Helps teams translate business needs into daily operations.
*Utilizes continuous improvement methodology to drive performance
*Support implementation of Quality Assurance and Food Safety
*Ensure personnel adhere to Hill's policies, safety standards,
GMP's, including Quality Assurance and Food Safety.
*Facilitates a problem-solving environment that values and rewards
team member involvement.
*Coaches team to handle daily activities such as timekeeping,
vacation, overtime and attendance.
*Work with teams to increase innovation, technical expertise,
analysis and problem solving skills.
*Participates in equipment commissioning to ensure effective
operationalization and transfer of technology
*Leads by exhibiting Company values and the principles of Managing
*Benchmarks best practices from existing Supply Chain
*Mentors, champions and delivers key training initiatives to build
team social, business and technical skills.
*Performs other duties as assigned
*Complies with all policies and standards
*Must be proficient with Google Suite: Docs, Slide and Sheets
*Availability to work any shift, weekends, holidays and be on
*Previous SAP experience
*At least 2 years Supervisory experience
*At least 2 years Manufacturing experience
Salary Range $77,600 - $86,100 USD
Pay is based on several non discriminatory factors including but
not limited to experience, education, skills and office location.
In addition to your salary, Colgate-Palmolive offers a performance
based bonus and competitive benefits package.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual
orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital
status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other
characteristic protected by law.
Are you interested in working for Hill's Pet Nutrition? You can
apply online and 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.
Work that matters, fueled by passion for pets! At Hill's we have a
purpose. Every day around the world, we transform the lives of
millions of pet families through pioneering innovation, amazing
nutrition, and the best and brightest people. Founded more than 75
years ago with an unwavering commitment to pet nutrition, Hills'
mission is to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships
between people and their pets.
HILL'S - Prescription Diet - therapeutic pet foods, HILL'S -
Science Diet - and HILL'S - Ideal Balance--- wellness pet foods are
sold worldwide. Hill's is a division of Colgate-Palmolive, a
leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral
Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition, with sales of
products in more than 200 countries. To learn more about Hill's and
Colgate, please visit http://www.hillspet.com and
http://www.colgatepalmolive.com, or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook,
Twitter and YouTube.
Reasonable accommodation during the application process is
available for persons with disabilities. Please contact
Application_Accommodation@colpal.com with the subject
"Accommodation Request" should you require
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