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A part of Colgate-Palmolive since 1976, Hill's Pet Nutrition offers the highest-quality pet nutrition available through product lines Prescription Diet® and Science Diet®. Veterinarians worldwide recommend and feed their own pets Hill's products more than any other brand of pet food.

Available in approximately 80 countries around the world, our extensive line of products includes more than 60 Prescription Diet brand pet foods and more than 50 Science Diet brand pet foods.

We believe all animals should be loved and cared for during their lifetimes. That is why we are proud our pet foods can make a difference in your pet's life.

A career at Hill’s Pet Nutrition or 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:  Packaging Operator

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Sep 14, 2023

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 154346 - Clinton, Oklahoma, United States


Are you interested in work that matters, fueled by passion for pets? If so we invite you to apply for our Packaging Operator position for our Clinton, Oklahoma manufacturing facility.


What we offer:

  • $16.15 - $19.00 per hour
  • 2-2-3 shift schedules with overtime available.

  • $1 dollar shift differential for off shifts.

  • Great work environment 

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Coverage for employee & eligible dependents - Start on Day 1.

  • Basic Life Insurance for you and eligible dependents at NO Cost.

  • 15 Days of Paid Vacation.

  • Paid Parental Leave.

  • 14 Paid Holidays.

  • Saving & Investment Plan with Company Match.

  • Tuition Assistance - up to $10,000 per year.

  • Employee Assistance Program.

  • Access to discounted Company products.


Sign on Bonus/Internal Referral Program

  • After 90 Days, $500 Dollars
  • After 180 Days, $500 Dollars


Shift Differential:

  • Night Shift: $1/Hour


The Role:

 The Packaging Operator position is responsible and accountable for assuring all finished product is packaged according to proper specifications and standards. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate within specified efficiency/productivity standards based on formulation and packaging capability and within established finished product specifications for each formula.

  • Perform packaging evaluation checks as required, and maintain accurate documentation as defined by site requirements. 

  • Perform packaging equipment adjustments and preventative maintenance activities as required to assure finished packages are in compliance with specifications and standards.

  • Perform sanitation duties as required by the Master Sanitation Schedule with particular attention to lockout/tag out and confined space entry when required 

  • Assist the plant to meet or exceed production goals 

  • Participate and adhere to all food safety requirements, quality management processes, and site safety programs to ensure that all standards are met.

  • Maintain a clean, safe work environment that promotes associate safety and product integrity


Physical/Environmental Requirements:

  • Standing on a concrete floor 

  • Wearing proper personal protective equipment (hair net, bump cap, ear plugs, safety shoes, and uniform) 

  • Bending, stooping, twisting, turning, standing for extended time periods, reaching, climbing stairs, and lifting up to 55 lbs 

  • Must be able to adapt to temperature and environmental extremes, such as hot to cold, dust, dirt and chemicals


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Be 18 years of age or older 

  • Have a High school diploma, GED or equivalent education 

  • Must be willing and able to work and accept varying shifts and schedules 


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of manufacturing experience operating a variety of machines 

  • 2 years of work experience within manufacturingpc

  • Computer experience 

  • Knowledge of inventory control principles


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 and, or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

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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