Production Team Lead

Job Description

Company: FreshPoint Connecticut
Location: US-CT-Hartford
Zip Code: 06114
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 0-1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0

 

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OVERVIEW:

FreshPoint, a Sysco company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers 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.

POSITION SUMMARY:  The Team Lead, Repack is responsible for providing daily leadership, direction, and support to Packing associates and maintaining a safe, organized, clean and efficient operation.  Must be able to proactively identify and analyze problems and implement appropriate corrective action(s) to improve performance. 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Review daily orders and develop a production plan for a given product line.
  • Work with other line supervisors 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 given packing line.
  • Ensure efficient use of product and packer time by assessing the characteristics of raw product being run.
  • Track the yield from individual lots to ensure minimal shrinkage.
  • Identify quality issues and work with Buyers to ensure appropriate corrective actions are taken.
  • While in production, the following duties will be expected:
    • 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.
    • Maintain constant updates to managers if any questions or issues arise.
    • Alert supervisrs or managers of any problems.
    • Ensure all HACCP and ther food safety guidelines are followed at all times.
    • Alert the Safety Manager of any accidents or incidents requiring medical attention.
    • Review packed product for quality issues and implement corrective actions as required.
    • Understand specific customer requirements and ensure that the products packed meet or exceed customer expectations.
  • Closing duties include the following:
    • Ensure all production due is complete without any shorts.
    • Alert management of any shorts.
    • Make sure prduction area has been cleaned.
    • Review orders for the next day and notify management of any questions or issues.
  • Good attendance and adherence to the work schedule.  May be required to work overtime.
  • Follow all SQF principles pertinent to your position as specified by the SQF Practitioner.
  • Perform other tasks, as assigned by PRDC Director or designee.

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

Demonstrated leadership ability.
2 years (extensive) produce knowledge, or related industry.
General understanding of processing procedures of a high volume warehouse and production facility.

 

EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent. 
  • A minimum of 3 years of progressive job duties and responsibilities.
  • Ability to read, write and communicate fluently in English.

 

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Able to manually move 25lbs. frequently; up to 50lbs. occasionally.
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, push and pull.
  • Constant standing and walking for periods in excess of eight hours.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Warehouse environment.

Company: FreshPoint Connecticut
Location: US-CT-Hartford
Zip Code: 06114
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 0-1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0

 

More information about this job:

 

OVERVIEW:

FreshPoint, a Sysco company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers 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.

Employment Type: Full Time