Production Team Lead

3+ months agoHartford, CT


US1225 FreshPoint Connecticut, LLC

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This position is located at FreshPoint Connecticut in Hartford, CT. FreshPoint is a Sysco Company.

$2500.00 Sign on Bonus!

Pay Rate: $20 to $25/hr. 

  • Candidates hired in positions eligible for Sysco benefits who start work in the months of May and June 2021 may be eligible for medical and prescription drug plan coverage effective on their date of hire. This special medical and prescription drug plan eligibility period supersedes the standard benefit information below regarding Sysco’s benefits eligibility period. Standard eligibility rules (below) still apple to all other Sysco benefits. exclusions/exceptions may apply

The Line Lead worker is responsible for providing assisting the Team Leader with daily leadership, direction, and support to packing associates, line feeders and stackers; and maintaining a safe, organized, clean and efficient operation for an assigned number of lines. Must be able to proactively identify and analyze problems and recommend appropriate corrective action to improve performance to the Team Leader.


  • Provide technical, customer relations, and personnel management for major programs and projects
  • Work with other Line Leads, team leaders and management to ensure appropriate work priorities are assigned and issues are efficiently communicated and addressed
  • Assign crew members to specific duties to maximize efficiency for a department at the direction of the Team Leader
  • Ensure that the crew is working safely and efficiently as a team
  • Correct anyone who is not following preferred work methods and/or is working in an unsafe manner and ensure all

    Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) and other food safety guidelines are followed at all times

  • Perform the regular duties of a team member

High school diploma or GED equivalent

2 years (extensive) produce knowledge or related industry. General understanding of processing procedures of a high volume warehouse/ production facility


  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Ability to read, write and communicate fluently in English
  • Bi-lingual preferred

Decision Making Authority

  • Assign duties to crew members and efficiently direct workflow
  • Ensure that crew is working safely, following all preferred work methods and food safety procedures and guidelines.
  • Most important decisions made with review and approval of other individuals or supervisors (include the reviews/approvals required):
  • Assigning work priorities to meet customer demands


Candidates who start work in the months of May and June 2021 may be eligible for medical and prescription drug plan coverage effective on their date of hire. Standard eligibility rules and timelines apply to all other Sysco benefits, including additional healthcare benefits options, retirement benefits, vacation, and paid sick leave. Please visit to view additional benefits information. Exceptions/exclusions may apply


COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment and masks provided  

  • Temperature screenings  

  • Social distancing guidelines in place  

  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place 


Sysco is the global leader in foodservice distribution. With over 57,000 associates and a fleet of over 13,000 vehicles, Sysco operates approximately 326 distribution facilities worldwide and serves more than 625,000 customer locations.

We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We’re looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why Sysco is at the heart of food and service.


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Client-provided location(s): 105 Reserve Rd, Hartford, CT 06114, USA
Job ID: bb042dcdd9e2e38cf49c1a38ec7b422aafdc77df33c5641855fe31c2f83e736b