I am a disciplined warehouse professional knowledgeable about material load capabilities, site analysis and general logistics. I am experienced in operating sit down, stand up, electric and propane fork lifts and hoists. Experienced in the maintenance of forklifts such as changing batteries, changing propane tanks, checking fluid levels, checking leaks in hydraulic hoses etc. I look forward to providing extensive experience in high-volume warehouse operations, including logistics, distribution and inventory management.
Hard working and self-motivated
Proficient in MS Office
Shipping and receiving
Moved freight, stock, and other materials to and from storage and production areas.
Loaded docks, delivery vehicles, trailers and containers, by using forklifts and other equipment.
Sorted pallets before loading and unloading.
Attached identifying tags, scanned pallets using scanner and mark them with identifying information.
Installed protective devices, such as bracing, padding, or strapping, to prevent shifting or damage to items being transported.
Attached slings, hooks and other devices to lift cargo and guide loads.
Maintained equipment storage areas to ensure that inventory is protected.
Computers and Data Entry Read and interpreted work orders and communicated concerns with management and other team members.
Recorded numbers of units handled on daily production sheets or work tickets.
Chipper & Grinder 03/2012 to 10/2012 Empire Fp & R Inc – 2729 Wagner Rd, Waterloo, IA 50703 Grinds and chips work piece to groove, bevel, round, or straighten edges or remove excess stock from metal as specified by drawings, job orders, or guidelines or to remove defects, such as shrink cracks and holes, using portable grinders, chipping hammers, pedestal grinders, and hand files:
Positions work piece manually or by using jib of crane.
Inserts selected grinding wheel or cutting chisel into portable grinder or power hammer.
Positions and manually guides tool along specified guidelines on edge or surface of work piece.
Inspects work, using rule, straightedge, or template.
Grinds portable parts on pedestal grinder.
Removes sharp edges or burrs, using hand file.
Grinds, chips, or brushes off excess weld, splatter, and rust to improve appearance of work piece.
Sharpens chisels and dresses grinding wheels, using grinder and wheel dresser.
cut excess metal from work piece, using acetylene torch.
climb large assemblies to remove metal from improperly fabricated parts at direction of FITTER I or WELDER-FITTER.
Production Laborer01/2009 to 01/2010 Tyson foods – Waterloo, IA
Main job responsibilities are palletizing stacking boxed product coming in from the production floor, as well as some basic manifesting inventory. Boxes are 30-90 pounds per box, depending on product. Cross training may also be conducted for pallet jacks and high-rise forklift, if necessary. Must be able to work in a cold work environment
Redirected shipments en route in response to customer requests.
Coordinated with freight forwarders to expedite international shipments.
Loaded and unloaded pieces into boxes for shipment.
Maximized sales by shipping on time and accurately.
Moved freight, stock and other materials to and from storage and production areas and loading docks.
Led warehouse improvement initiatives to advance operational efficiencies.
Received, stored and shipped goods and materials.
Adhered to all requirements and regulations for interstate HAZMAT carriers.
Sorted cargo before loading and unloading.
Tagged all inbound merchandise with receiving date.
Stacked and transported all overstock to storage areas.
Material Handler 10/2012 to 12/2013 Ryder Logistics – 2280 Northeast Dr, Waterloo, IA Loads, unloads, and moves materials within or near plant, yard, or work site, performing any combination of following duties: Reads work order or follows oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be moved.
Opens containers, using steel cutters, crowbar, claw hammer, or other hand tools.
Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves by hand.
Loads materials into vehicles and installs strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent shifting or damage in transit, using hand tools.
Conveys materials to or from storage or work sites to designated area, using hand truck, electric dolly, wheelbarrow, or other device.
Secures lifting attachments to materials and conveys load to destination, using hand-operated crane or hoist, or signals crane or hoisting operators to move load to destination.
Lifts heavy objects by hand or using power hoist, and cleans work area, machines, and equipment, using broom, rags, and cleaning compounds, to assist machine operators.
Makes simple adjustments or repairs, such as realigning belts or replacing rollers, using hand tools.
Assembles crates to contain products, such as machines or vehicles, using hand tools and precut lumber.
operate industrial truck or electric hoist to assist in loading or
moving materials and products.
GED: Facility Maintenance2009JOb Corps-
Top 10 of class
Data Entry, delivery, forklifts, inventory, mark, materials, Office, Read, scanner