forklift loader operator resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Safety-oriented Forklift Operator knowledgeable about proper handling of heavy machinery, pallet jacks, cherry pickers and forklifts. Works well independently and as part of team. Excellent interpersonal communication skills. Diligent and hard-working candidate ready to contribute solid effort as team member. Thorough and highly organized with excellent communication skills. Reliable worker with strong work ethic.

  • Effective Prioritization
  • Packing and Scanning
  • Parts Design
  • Overhead Crane Operator Training
  • Route Logs
  • Loader Cranes
  • Business Ethics
  • Stock Management
  • Order Picking and Processing
  • Shipping Operations
  • Palletizer
  • Heavy Load Hoisting
  • Weight Documentation
  • Bulk Liquid Transportation
  • Pallet Disassembly and Assembly
  • Load Inspection
  • Straddle Carriers
  • Wrapping and Banding
  • Flatbed Trailer Load Security
  • Safe Moving Operations
  • Equipment Operation
  • Inventory Control
  • Pallet Construction
  • Inventory Reporting
  • Warehouse Best Practices
  • Storage and Organization
  • General Laborer
  • Material Inventory
  • General Construction
  • Material Handling
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Production Deadline Management
  • Warehouse Management
  • OSHA Workplace Safety
  • Dock Operations
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Forklift Safety
  • Safety Standards
  • Warehouse Management Systems
  • Loading and Unloading
  • Business Problem Solutions
  • Basic Math Aptitude
  • Supply Chain and Inventory Management
  • Shipment Procedures
  • Safety Precautions
  • Customer Orders
  • Service-Oriented
  • Attention To Detail
  • Forklift
  • Applicable Laws And Regulations
  • Physical Examination
  • Driving Skills
  • Material-Handling Equipment
  • Unloading Cargo
  • Repair
  • Ability To Communicate Effectively
  • Pallet Jack
  • Ability To Lift
  • Cycle Counts
  • Shipping
  • Loading And Unloading
  • Forklift Operation
  • Purchase Orders
  • Administrative Duties
  • Beverage Products
  • Cleaning And Sanitation Practices
  • Communicate Effectively
  • Management
  • Food Safety Standards
  • Math
  • Decision-Making Abilities
  • Manage Inventory
  • Maintenance And Repair
  • Written And Oral Communication
  • Safety Equipment
  • Tire Pressure Check
  • Oil Changes
  • Mathematical Reasoning
  • Public Safety
  • Engine Repairs
  • Structural Drawings
  • Safety Practices
  • Hand And Power Tools
  • Job Specifications
  • New Construction
  • Exceptional Customer Service
  • High School Diploma
  • Job Training
  • Reading
  • Onboarding And Training
  • Basic Welding
  • Steering Systems
  • Fabrication Skills
  • Diagnostic Troubleshooting
  • Equipment Inspections
  • Technical Knowledge
  • Repair Equipment
  • Electric Motors
  • Company Policies
  • Labeling
  • Company Objectives
  • Maintain Inventory
  • Inventory Maintenance
  • Generating Reports
  • Logistics
  • Computer Skills
  • Safety Training
  • Planning
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Commodities
  • Assist Customers
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Commercial Vehicles
  • General Housekeeping Duties
  • Equipment Repair And Maintenance
  • Management Skills
  • Company Safety Policies
Work History
08/2022 to 12/2022
Forklift Loader Operator Lincoln Tech Albuquerque, NM,
  • Transported goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
  • Used strapping and bracing techniques combined with proper balancing to prevent load shifting.
  • Maneuvered forklift safely using appropriate load rates and maintaining clear visibility of work areas.
  • Unloaded and stacked materials by raising and lowering lifting devices.
  • Wrapped pallets in plastic wrap and attached merchandise tags to prepare for shipping.
  • Removed orders from storage, wrapped and staged for shipments.
  • Packed items into appropriate containers for shipment.
  • Coordinated with other lift truck drivers and production personnel to process orders efficiently.
  • Unloaded materials and goods at designated locations for best project availability.
  • Removed debris and waste materials from machinery to reduce possibility of clogs and malfunctions.
  • Received cargo by lifting and moving it using hand trucks and pallet jacks.
  • Communicated with floor managers to determine merchandise placement.
  • Manually counted Number of picked and packaged orders for any loss.
  • Boosted team performance by moving materials with forklifts, cranes and other equipment.
  • Verified functionality of forklifts through performance of preventive maintenance and effective troubleshooting of malfunctions.
  • Monitored production schedule to keep proper amount of inventory on hand.
  • Changed out forklift batteries and connected batteries to battery charger.
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed mechanical issues, completed basic repairs and conducted preventive maintenance actions to keep equipment functional.
  • Maneuvered swivel-hooks, hoists and elevating platforms to move materials.
  • Prevented waste when transferring materials between transport containers and processing equipment.
  • Managed to load 8 semis daily during night shift.
01/2020 to 07/2022
Machine Operator Assembler Bana Box City, STATE,
  • Calibrated, tested and adjusted machine settings or controls in preparation for production operations.
  • Followed tooling instructions and product specifications to determine and implement operational sequences.
  • Operated machining equipment safely with team of operators.
  • Manually set up machinery, lathes and grinders.
  • Assessed equipment after each production run and performed preventive maintenance to keep machines running smoothly.
  • Complied with company and OSHA safety rules and regulations.
  • Updated daily production logs and informed management of production incidents or non-conformance issues.
  • Monitored machines during operation to detect sounds of malfunction or excessive vibration and adjusted machines to eliminate problems.
  • Maintained equipment performance by lubricating and cleaning components.
  • Planned and paced work efficiently in order to meet daily, weekly, project or production goals.
  • Recognized and reported defective material and equipment to shift supervisor.
  • Executed entire assembly process by accurately interpreting set-up sheets, work orders, drawings or blueprints.
  • Followed safety measures and protocols, enabling department to meet safety rating for 18 consecutive days.
  • Set up and ran machinery to produce exceptional products for industrial needs.
01/2020 to 06/2022
Security Guard Sustaita City, STATE,
  • Oversaw daily monitoring and patrolled buildings, grounds and work sites.
  • Answered alarms, investigated disturbances and contacted law enforcement personnel to escalate crises.
  • Gathered information, identified and implemented resolution, planned follow-up and logged and filed incident report to successfully manage complaints.
  • Operated handheld metal detector and other surveillance devices to screen individuals entering facility.
  • Greeted guests professionally and courteously to cultivate welcoming atmosphere while making safety top priority.
  • Secured premises and personnel by patrolling property and monitoring surveillance equipment.
  • Remained calm, assertive and mindful to think critically and problem solve during stressful situations.
  • Responded quickly to incidents and assessed active situations for security concerns.
  • Responded quickly to emergency situations to assess and deflect issues.
  • Completed full building and grounds patrols to spot and investigate concerns.
  • Checked identification of persons entering and exiting facility to eliminate unauthorized visitors.
  • Secured personal and company goods against robbery, vandalism and illegal entry.
  • Checked and verified photo identification prior to granting facility access.
  • Permitted entry with escort for approved persons into secure locations.
  • Adhered to established procedures and posted orders to enforce company rules, policies and regulations to general public.
  • Watched different facility areas from central location via different CCTV feeds, obtaining maximum coverage of important areas.
  • Contacted law enforcement in case of unauthorized persons, documents and materials.
  • Scanned incoming and outgoing personnel and packages using hand-held wands and x-ray machinery to protect building, assets and individuals.
  • Regulated vehicle and pedestrian traffic onto building grounds.
  • Recorded observations and occurrences and interviewed witnesses to complete and submit incident report.
  • Analyzed and produced course-of-action reports and escalated issues outside scope of expertise to management.
  • Inspected and adjusted security systems, equipment and machinery to maximize coverage of parking lots and building interior and exterior.
  • Promoted public awareness and community education programs to educate public on false alarm prevention and compliance.
  • Oversaw exit & entry of upto 150 employees and visitors daily
Expected in 02/2023
Certificate : Welder Specialist
McAllen Careers Institute - Mcallen, TX
Expected in 05/2022
High School Diploma:
Premier High School - Pharr, TX,

  • Welders Training -2019
  • Certified Specialist - 22023 Completion

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School Attended

  • McAllen Careers Institute
  • Premier High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Forklift Loader Operator
  • Machine Operator Assembler
  • Security Guard


  • Certificate
  • High School Diploma

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