Maintenance Technician - Colgate's Greenwood Plant

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Junior industry position

Colgate-Palmolive is seeking a Maintenance Technician to join the team at our Greenwood, SC Plant where we manufacture SoftSoap, Irish Spring and Speed Stick. The Greenwood Plant is a new, clean, and highly automated plant. We offer a competitive hourly wage (with opportunities for overtime), excellent medical benefits for you and your family, and a savings and investment retirement plan that is much more than a regular 401K with a company match.


Our Maintenance Technicians are responsible for the effective operation, repair and changeover of production equipment. You will be measured and rewarded for high equipment reliability and uptime, safety and environmental compliance, quality procedures, data collection, housekeeping, problem solving and continuous improvement as part of a highly functioning team.


Basic requirements for this role include:

A high school diploma or GED

Mechanic, pneumatic, hydraulic and basic electrical knowledge

Ability to work shifts, weekends, and overtime

Computer proficiency

At least of 1 year of manufacturing, military or relevant experience

Ability to lift 50 pounds, climb ladders and bend to 90 degrees


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, 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.


For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit


Location: Hodges, South Carolina, United States
No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 68466


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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Greenwood , United States