equipment operator resume example with 2+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Hardworking Equipment operator known for observing all safety protocols and procedures during shift. Committed to daily inspections of equipment and vehicles. Meets and exceeds productivity standards and quickly adapts to changes in work environment. i have always been very conscious and aware of my area and hazards and other people near machines while i work. Safety always comes first in my head. I am the type to be very very open to learning new things and also learning better methods to do things. I always do my absolute best to get the job done in a safe and timely manner. I am young but since a young age I have always known what i would enjoy doing for what people call work but i honestly look at the job title as way more than that.

  • Expert in [Equipment]
  • Materials Transportation
  • Grading Experience
  • Stump and Rock Removal
  • Problem-Solving
  • Attention to Detail
  • Safety Monitoring
  • Land Clearing
  • Roadway Construction
  • Excavation and Backfilling
  • Problem Solving
  • Load Management
  • Team Communication
  • Utilities Location
  • Accident Prevention
  • Critical Thinking
  • Decision Making
  • Attachment Installation
  • Following Project Plans
  • Construction Quality Standards
  • OSHA Compliance
  • Schedule Coordination
  • Distance Measurement
  • Equipment Cleaning
  • Dependable and Punctual
  • Professional Operator Certification
  • Labor and Cost Estimation
  • Hand and Power Tool Operation
  • Materials Usage Reporting
  • Fuel Supply Management
  • PPE Compliance
  • PPE Usage
  • Team Training
  • Weight Balancing
  • Materials Transport
  • Grease and Lubricant Application
  • Strap and Tarp Regulations
  • Workflow Management
  • Worksite Maintenance
  • Testing and Troubleshooting
  • Equipment Transportation
  • Heavy Lifting
  • Hand and Foot Coordination
  • Storage Yard Maintenance
  • Weather Monitoring
Education and Training
Associated Training Services Sun Prairie, WI, Expected in 12/2022 Heavy Equipment Operator : HEOP - GPA :
Bibb County High School Centreville, AL Expected in 06/2020 High School Diploma : - GPA :
  • Licensed Equipment Operator - 2022
  • Certified Heavy Equipment Operator, ATS - 2022
Firstservice Residential - Equipment Operator
Ashburn, VA, 06/2021 - 12/2022
  • Operated machinery on job sites to reduce accidents or injury.
  • Maintained clean driving record to drive construction vehicles to and from work site.
  • Checked equipment for defects before and after shift and submitted report indicating equipment condition.
  • Steered forklifts, hand trucks, scissor lifts and other equipment to move materials around work sites.
  • Inspected and repaired equipment to maintain durability and optimal performance.
  • Used equipment to complete jobs quickly and correctly.
  • Operated earthmoving machines to move soil and other material on heavy construction sites in preparation for further building.
  • Leveraged mobile devices to communicate and coordinate worksite resources.
  • Kept equipment fueled and ready for immediate use to support scheduling demands.
  • Followed signals from ground crew and other operators to safely move materials and prevent dangerous interactions or missed cues.
  • Loaded and moved dirt, rocks, equipment and materials.
  • Operated equipment to remove debris, snow or other equipment from streets and work areas.
  • Kept records of material or equipment usage and completed entries in production logs.
  • Turned valves to control air or water output of compressors or pumps.
  • Adjusted throttles, switches and pedals to operate bulldozers, trench excavators, road graders or backhoes.
  • Positioned or moved loads in response to hand or audio signals from crew members.
  • Tested atmosphere for adequate oxygen or explosive conditions while working in confined spaces.
  • Checked fuel supplies at sites to verify adequate availability.
  • Drove and maneuvered equipment in successive passes over working areas to remove topsoil, vegetation or rocks.
  • Followed worker hand signals to align machines, cutterheads or depth gauge makers with reference stakes and guidelines.
  • Signaled operators to guide movement of tractor-drawn machines.
  • Adjusted handwheels and depressed pedals to control blades, buckets and scrapers.
Aaron's - Forklift Operator
Anchorage, AK, 01/2022 - 10/2022
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Unloaded incoming items from trucks and rail cars and transported materials to staging area.
  • Used handheld scanners for warehouse management system compliance.
  • Squared stacked displayed materials for safe and orderly conditions.
  • Inspected lifts before use to prevent damage to goods.
  • Reported safety and quality issues to management.
  • Maneuvered forklift over and around loaded pallets, boxes and other materials.
  • Maintained yard appearance, keeping ground clean and clear.
  • Tracked materials moved for stocking purposes and to complete logs for management.
  • Communicated with supervisor and other warehouse staff to coordinate work.
  • Transported material to correct locations and documented inventory changes.
  • Checked shipments for damaged or incorrect items.
  • Picked up warehouse debris and deposited waste into appropriate piles and stacked baled trash.
  • Operated power material handling equipment to accurately select and palletize loads.
  • Moved freight, stock and other materials to and from storage and production areas and loading docks.
  • Prepared finished stock for shipment by identifying, pulling and packing product.
  • Employed hand signals to communicate effectively with coworkers operating transport vehicles and direct movements from floor.
  • Positioned lifting devices around loaded pallets, skids and boxes to secure materials for transport to designated areas.
  • Estimated weights, heights and centers of balance to make precise placements.
  • Weighed materials or products to record data on tags or labels.
  • Communicated with team members to coordinate efficient and accurate movements.
  • Signaled workers to discharge, dump or level materials.
  • Positioned lifting devices to secure material or products for transport to designated areas.
  • Loaded, unloaded, transported and stacked materials through careful operation of various warehouse equipment.
  • Followed maps and GPS systems to promptly complete tasks.
  • Inspected product load for accuracy to foster timely and complete delivery.
  • Secured loads on pallets to minimize damage and worker injuries.
  • Relocated goods from dock area to appropriate storage locations.
  • Drove gasoline- or electric-powered vehicles to transport materials between loading, processing and storage areas.
  • Accurately measured and recorded product weight, dimensions or other production data for use in tag and label creation.
  • Followed safe practices to mix and apply chemicals.
  • Scheduled or performed needed maintenance on equipment to promote longevity of use.
  • Moved levers or controls of lifting devices to load, unload or stack material.
Lawnstarter - Lawn Care Worker
Atlanta, GA, 01/2021 - 06/2021
  • Cleared pathways of overgrowth, debris and snow to reduce hazards.
  • Pruned trees and bushes to improve visibility and shape.
  • Operated landscaping equipment to maintain grounds and remove trees.
  • Applied mulch and burlap coverings to bushes and trees for winter.
  • Trimmed shrubbery and trees to help plants produce more flowers and fruit to benefit wildlife.
  • Answered customer questions regarding care and general knowledge of landscape.
  • Maintained garden areas and landscaping greenery to enhance property appearance and plant health.
  • Utilized automatic sprayers to mix and spray fertilizers and herbicides onto grass and trees.
  • Used hand tools to break up clumps of dirt, transplant seedlings and mix in fertilizers.
  • Pruned and trimmed trees and shrubs with shears and pruning saws.
  • Picked and chose new shrubs and plants according to bedding and sunlight.
  • Cut and trimmed lawns using power mowers and edgers.
  • Planted trees, shrubs, bushes and flowers in decorative planters and displays.
  • Pruned and trimmed trees and hedges with shears, pruners, or chain saws.
  • Cared for lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding or grubbing.
  • Decorated gardens, paths and beds with stones or plants.
  • Watered lawns, plants, or trees, using sprinkler systems or watering cans as part of overall maintenance plan.
  • Mixed and sprayed or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides using hand or automatic dispensers.
  • Shoveled snow and spread salt on walkways and parking lots.
  • Built or maintained greenhouses, fences or benches,
  • Advised customers on plant, flower or shrubbery care.
  • Adjusted amount of water consumption using irrigation methods to prevent waste.
  • Followed landscaping designs to determine placement of sod, flowers or foliage.
  • Provided proper upkeep of planters, paved areas or other grounds features.
  • Set support stakes and attached wires from planted trees.
  • Raked, mulched and composted leaves.
  • Trimmed flowers and cleaned flower beds.
Burlington Coat Factory Corporation - Store Associate
Gastonia, NC, 05/2020 - 02/2021
  • Counted cash, made change and stored coupons to keep organized and balanced cash register drawer.
  • Assessed assigned areas and displays to maintain presentable condition, restocking and reorganizing merchandise.
  • Answered questions about current promotions and resolved issues according to store policies.
  • Answered telephone to give callers store information and look up order details.
  • Stocked, replenished and organized inventory to keep store merchandise fresh.
  • Processed merchandise returns and exchanges for customers to refund payments, trade items and offer store credit.
  • Maintained attractive merchandise displays to maximize purchases.
  • Welcomed customers, offered to help locate items and suggested merchandise without being intrusive or pushy.
  • Followed loss prevention guidelines to deter theft.
  • Unloaded and moved merchandise to maintain aisles and set up product displays.
  • Arranged merchandise for display to highlight new styles, attract customers and enhance sales.
  • Improved customer service feedback scores through outstanding service.
  • Engaged positively with each customer, providing professional and polite support for sales and service needs.
  • Evaluated daily transactions for suspected fraud or criminal activity.
  • Monitored sales floor to identify customers in need of assistance and merchandise requiring replenishment.
  • Wrapped and bagged purchases to help customers load merchandise into vehicles.
  • Maintained current store, product and promotional knowledge to drive consistent sales.
  • Answered store and merchandise questions and led customers to wanted items.
  • Recommended merchandise to customers based on needs and preferences.
  • Organized store by returning merchandise to proper areas and restocked displays.
  • Solicited sales from customers by identifying product needs and locating merchandise.
  • Recommended, selected and located merchandise based on customer desires.
  • Unboxed new merchandise and restocked shelves in appealing and organized arrangements to promote items.
  • Greeted customers to determine wants or needs.
  • Prepared merchandise for purchase or rental.
  • Opened and closed cash registers by counting money, separating charge slips and balancing drawers.
  • Ticketed, arranged and displayed merchandise to promote sales.
  • Stocked shelves and supplies and organized displays to focus customer attention on specific items.
  • Performed floor moves, merchandising, display maintenance and housekeeping to keep sales areas well-stocked, organized and current.
  • Placed special orders or called other stores to find desired items.
  • Watched for and recognized security risks and thefts to prevent or handle situations.
  • Computed purchases and received and processed cash or credit payment.
  • Bagged or packaged purchases and wrapped gifts.
  • Maintained knowledge of sales and promotions, return policies and security practices.
  • Described merchandise and explained use, operation and care.
  • Cleaned shelves, counters and tables to maintain organized store.
  • Exchanged merchandise for customers and accepted returns.

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School Attended

  • Associated Training Services
  • Bibb County High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Equipment Operator
  • Forklift Operator
  • Lawn Care Worker
  • Store Associate


  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • High School Diploma

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