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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:  IT Operations Internship

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Dec 22, 2020
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 92304 - Piscataway, New Jersey, United States


At Colgate-Palmolive Company, we offer an exceptional internship program within the Global Information Technology Department.  The IT Operations Analyst Internship for Colgate-Palmolive is a six-month paid internship, with the opportunity to extend. Our interns act as a key contact in our Production Control command center which handles all network, hardware, and business processes globally.


As a part of our IT Operations Analyst team, you will:

  • Learn about & ensure the effective operation of the systems environment through monitoring and resolving production issues

  • Supporting areas to include Databases, SAP Unix , NT, WAN, LAN, Cisco systems, and batch job scheduling

  • Working closely with a mentor to support in troubleshooting and resolving 1st and 2nd level system issues

  • Reviewing system performance consistently, including alerts and notices, and taking appropriate action quickly to prevent downtime

  • Participating in daily operations such as tape backups, libraries, SAP recycles, printer setups, and KPI reporting

  • Working independently on adhoc projects using Google app scripts or other similar languages and integration of APIs

  • Working independently with staff in Shared Service Organizations (SSO's) to ensure that information is shared quickly and accurately to all appropriate groups

  • Working in teams to complete business and project goals


Internship Requirements

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

  • Student Currently enrolled in bachelor’s (any year) or graduate program

  • Pursuing major in: Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Business/IT Systems Management or related fields.

  • Authorized to work in the U.S. without requiring visa sponsorship now or in the future.

  • Flexible schedule, available a minimum of 20 hours per week with opportunity to work up to 40 hours per week in Piscataway, NJ. *Role is temporarily remote at this time*

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 recognised 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 programme, 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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