Forklift Operator Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
Professional Summary

Prepared loads of more than 1000 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. Exceptional Forklift Driver bringing more than 15 years of transportation and logistics experience. Hard-working multi-tasker with outstanding leadership, problem solving and communication skills. Forklift driver with advanced mechanical aptitude and problem solving skills. Efficient and organized worker with strong work ethic and drive to exceed goals. Productive General Laborer offering 10 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.

  • Forklift Operation
  • Materials Handling
  • Heavy Industrial Equipment
  • Packing and scanning
  • General laborer
  • Safe driver
  • Warehouse operations
  • Repair
  • Material Inventory
  • Team Player
  • Materials transport
  • Heavy equipment operations
  • Shipping and receiving
  • Shipping and receiving expert
Work History
Shipping and Receiving Associate, 03/2020 to 09/2020
University Of UtahLayton, UT,
  • Moved shipment materials to and from designated areas using lift and hand trucks.
  • Compared shipping orders and invoices against contents received to verify accuracy.
  • Boosted inventory and recordkeeping accuracy by conducting thorough inspections and comparing shipment contents with documentation.
  • Orchestrated efficient routing by producing accurate shipping documentation and package labels.
  • Received incoming shipments, compared contents against associated records and transmitted to proper department.
  • Handled day-to-day shipping and receiving overseeing more than 15 packages per day.
Forklift Operator, to
Johns Manville CorpBremen, IN,
  • Boosted team efficiency by moving materials with forklifts, cranes and other equipment.
  • Received and unpacked shipments and new equipment as directed.
  • Loaded, transported and stacked materials.
  • Maneuvered forklift safely in congested and confined.
  • Placed overstocked items in temporary storage.
  • Packed items into appropriate containers for shipment.
  • Removed orders from storage, wrapped and staged for shipments.
  • Transported inventory items to appropriate locations.
  • Unloaded materials and goods at designated locations for best project availability.
  • Moved pallets of merchandise using electric forklifts and electric pallets.
  • Filled propane tanks, checked valves and performed other routine equipment maintenance.
  • Removed plastic and straps from pallets to facilitate unloading.
  • Operated equipment while observing standard safety procedures.
  • Wrapped pallets in plastic wrap and attached merchandise tags to prepare for shipping.
  • Unloaded and stacked materials by raising and lowering lifting devices.
  • Handled multiple tasks simultaneously to maximize work efficiency.
  • Located proper slots on storage racks and set pallets in place with forklift.
  • Transported goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
General Contractor, 02/2018 to Current
Super Service TodayDedham, MA,
  • Performed regular job site observations to provide direction for general contractor personnel and subcontractor laborers.
  • Contributed to construction planning process.
  • Monitored supply levels and identified cost-effective materials to reduce project expenses.
  • Performed basic landscaping tasks, such as mowing, snow plowing, gardening, pulling weeds and watering lawns.
  • Performed minor wall repair to maintain walls, including installing drywall and repairing and applying wallpaper.
  • Reduced opportunities for theft and trespassers by securing all entrances and exits.
  • Inspected appliances to make or plan repairs, order new ones or contact property managers.
  • Responded to maintenance requests in residential property with great speed and efficiency.
  • Worked with multiple to complete maintenance jobs, ensuring functionality and quality of repairs.
  • Tossed all outdoor debris, including yard clippings into receptacles to properly maintain grounds.
  • Prepared for new painting by removing previous materials with seam-cleaning, sandblasting, scraping and sanding.
  • Maintained restroom functionality by repairing leaking faucets, clogged toilets and other equipment.
  • Finalized work on building systems by completing basic carpentry and other finish work.
Heavy Equipment Operator, 06/2013 to 03/2014
Mdu Resources Group, Inc.Bakeoven, OR,
  • Operated Water trucks, tractors, Backho and Forklift on regular basis with advanced skill.
  • Communicated with ground team members and fellow operators to prevent safety hazards and keep materials moving.
  • Moved equipment between job locations using Flatbed Pickup truck and trailer.
  • Maintained fueled and fully operational equipment to jump on any project requirement and keep teams on tight schedules.
  • Moved materials around construction sites to work locations.
High School Diploma: , Expected in
Shafter High School - Shafter, CA

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School Attended
  • Shafter High School
Job Titles Held:
  • Shipping and Receiving Associate
  • Forklift Operator
  • General Contractor
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • High School Diploma