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Colgate Palmolive Team Leader - Liquid/Bottle Making in Villawood, Australia

No Relocation Assistance Offered

# 98368 - Villawood, New South Wales, Australia

About Us

We are Colgate - a caring, innovative growth company reimagining a healthier future for all people, their pets, and our planet. We are a leading global consumer products company with a portfolio in Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We serve consumers in more than 200 countries and territories around the world and are proud that Colgate-Palmolive is in more homes than any other brand.

Our strong culture of collaboration, diversity, sustainability and inclusion is rooted in our core values of Caring, Global Teamwork and Continuous Improvement. Employees are rewarded by rich development and career experiences and progression.

We pride ourselves on our work life balance, our focus on delivering high ethical standards and our dedication to developing our employees. With many local benefits such as Live Better activities, Product Parcels and Health Checks.

This is a rare opportunity to join a global market leader and the opportunities are endless!

About the Role

The Bottle Making & Liquid Making Team Leader is responsible for effectively managing production activities and resources for the Bottle and Liquid Making manufacturing areas at the Villawood Plant to deliver the agreed to business results and drive continuous improvement while maintaining positive employee relations.

This is achieved through collaborative partnerships with Supply Chain colleagues and cross-functional partners. The primary accountabilities of the role include daily production schedule adherence, customer service, capacity planning, area financial performance, and implementation of Operational Excellence initiatives (EHS, Quality, Factory Performance & Reliability), microbiology, labour relations, people and team development.

  • Manages people, materials and equipment by active presence on the shop floor to achieve the daily production schedule and deliver area KPI's

  • Accountable for Operational Excellence initiatives (EHS, Quality, FP&R) and activities of the production area to deliver high levels of service to internal and external customers

  • Effectively addresses labour relations issues in the area as appropriate according to CP Managing with Respect principles

  • Tracks and analyses financial variances associated with materials, finished products and other components of the plants’ conversion cost including labour cost and operating supplies

  • Accountable for adhering to Colgate-Palmolive standards and governmental regulations related to area of responsibility

  • Ensures compliance with facility policies and procedures e.g. crewing, shift rotation, vacation scheduling etc. to meet business needs

  • Identifies, recommends, and implements manufacturing cost reduction programs

  • Identifies, recommends and implements liquid making capacity programs to eliminate bottlenecks and ensure liquid making adequately meets current and future demands of the Villawood downstream operations

  • Executes new technology

  • Communicates and implements the local Supply Chain vision, mission, strategy, and objectives

  • Ensures the development of people, teams, and organizational capabilities by way of training, information sharing,mentor, feedback, delegation, and performance management

  • Ensures the effective management and implementation of change initiatives in the bottle and liquid making areas in line with the Villawood change management process

  • Coordinates maintenance activities, and reviews the area layout and workflows frequently

The Ideal Candidate

Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Science who is keen to learn and develop into a corporate leader of tomorrow

3 - 5 year’s experience in a FMCG Organization, including supervisory experience

Candidates should preferably have prior experience in either Quality / Microbiology, Engineering, Manufacturing or Planning

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.

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 accommodation.

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 Colgate-Palmolive? 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.

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, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet.

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at http://www.colgatepalmolive.com . To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit http://www.colgatebsbf.com . To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit http://www.hillspet.com . To learn more about Tom’s of Maine please visit http://www.tomsofmaine.com .

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 accommodation.

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