forklift operator resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Vigilant and dedicated associate, familiar with any and all equipment operation and maintenance. Skilled at efficiently moving materials across warehouse areas to help teams meet demanding objectives. Conversational abilities and 25+ years of industry experience.

Prepared loads of more than 20,000 pounds, effectively minimizing damage and supporting productivity targets. Reliable and punctual with good physical stamina, teamwork abilities and hardworking nature. Knowledgeable about warehouse operations and safety requirements.

Certified warehouse and team player experienced in all aspects of shipping and distribution. Organized and detail-oriented while handling shipping-related recordkeeping and logistics.

Forklift Operator offering extensive equipment operating skills, as well as comprehensive background in shipping and receiving food products.

Motivated equipment operations professional certified in forklifts. OSHA-trained and experienced in a range of settings.

Safety-conscious and dependable associate specializing in inspections and proper packing and labeling procedures.

Effective Material Handler offering strong leadership skills and aptitude .Proven history of displaying excellent work ethic and commitment to service. Certified in operation of forklift and pallet jack.

Safety-oriented associate knowledgeable about proper handling of heavy machinery, including pallet jacks, cherry pickers and forklifts. Works well independently and as part of team. Excellent interpersonal communication skills.

Productive associate offering 25+ years of demonstrated experience in warehouse operations. Committed to safety and cleanliness in workplace. Dedicated to learning new skills and accepting tasks of increased responsibility.

Exceptional Forklift Driver bringing more than 25 years of warehouse experience. Hard-working multi-tasker with outstanding leadership, problem solving and communication skills.

Reliable Forklift Driver enthusiastic about working in team-based settings to accomplish challenging objectives. 25+ years of equipment operation experience.

  • Shipping and receiving
  • Order picking and processing
  • Efficient data entry
  • Warehouse operations
  • Team Player
  • Materials handling
  • Forklift Operation
  • Safety standards and protocols
  • Documentation
  • Shipping and receiving expert
Work History
Forklift Operator, 04/2018 - Current
Kerry Ingredients And Flavours Affton, MO,
  • Operated all loaders, forklift and pallet equipment safely and efficiently to prevent damage to items and avoid injuries.
  • Examined shipments for quality and accuracy.
  • Placed overstocked items in temporary storage.
  • Checked accuracy of merchandise signs.
  • Unloaded and stacked materials by raising and lowering lifting devices.
  • Worked in team environment to maintain high levels of productivity.
  • Handled multiple tasks simultaneously to maximize work efficiency.
  • Unloaded materials and goods at designated locations for best project availability.
  • Located proper slots on storage racks and set pallets in place with forklift.
  • Changed out forklift batteries and connected batteries to battery charger.
  • Maneuvered forklift safely in congested and confined areas using proper forklift and pallet jack techniques.
  • Completed daily forklift safety checklists.
  • Operated equipment while observing standard safety procedures.
  • Transported goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
KFC/YUM Quality Control Auditor, 06/2001 - 01/2018
Aaa Cooling Specialist Scottsdale, AZ,
  • Increased customer satisfaction by resolving product quality issues.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Worked with multiple customers to understand needs and provide quality service.
  • Resolved problems, improved operations and provided exceptional client support.
  • Developed team communications and information for procurement meetings.
  • Transported product to customer locations daily.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Handled multiple calls per daily to address customer inquiries and concerns.
Warehouse Associate, 08/1990 - 06/2001
Food Lion Distribution City, STATE,
  • Prepared orders for shipment by systematically picking, packing and labeling merchandise.
  • Verified quantity and description of materials received by checking merchandise against packing list.
  • Managed product staging to efficiently transfer items between receiving, storage and shipping locations.
  • Kept warehouse clean and organized to maximize team efficiency and productivity.
  • Transferred inventory to and from target destinations using forklifts and other transportation vehicles.
  • Readied product pallets for optimal storage and shipment, carefully organizing boxes and balancing weight.
  • Confirmed accuracy, quality and quantity of materials received.
  • Inspected work areas for cleanliness and obstacles and removed cartons and boxes to keep work areas organized and hazard-free.
  • Compared received packages against shipping documents.
  • Entered quantity received against purchase order in computer system.
GED: , Expected in 05/1988
Northwest Cabarrus High School - Concord, NC
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School Attended

  • Northwest Cabarrus High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Forklift Operator
  • KFC/YUM Quality Control Auditor
  • Warehouse Associate


  • GED

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