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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet, Hill's Prescription Diet and Hill's Ideal Balance.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Productivity Engineer Jr.

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Nov 19, 2020
No remote working option

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 92993 - Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colombia


To participate and contribute in the available resources management (Capital, Workers and Machines), giving information and identifying continuous improvement opportunities to reach an optimums decision making and plant profitability improvement. 


  • To give and analyze information for an optimums decision making.
  • To elaborate, coordinate and control the fixed and variable plant expenses budget.
  • To optimize the available resources in the plant (Workers, capital and machines). 
  • To prepare tonnage report
  • To prepare overtime report
  • To consolidate information to report it in SCPM data base
  • To prepare and analyze the plant performance report (PPR)
  • To prepare AU & OOS presentation results
  • To calculate the labor and machine activities standard cost.
  • Make a capacity utilization report for each line.
  • Follow up to variable conversion cost
  • To review the workers shifts list according to the standards.
  • Times and movements study / Kaizen events
  • Calculate Savings (FTG)
  • Next Generation data base up dating
  • To create rate routings and work centers.
  • Rate routings update (Cost standard generation).
  • Costs simulations
  • Manage and Follow up SFR System & OPERA (Ensure data integrity)
  • Ensure effective compliance of Continuous Improvement Standard
  • To support AM implementation through sponsorship program
  • Attend Daily meetings and Focus Factory meetings.
  • Attend FP&R Meeting as required.
  • Attend PPR meeting
  • Attend EOHS, Quality and FP&R audits as required according to position.
  • Accomplish with the Management System of safety and Health at Work "SGSST" as required according to position. 





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 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

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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