Forklift Operator resume example with 9+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Organized Material Handler with 5 years of forklift experience. Skilled in Machinery and warehouse with excellent work-ethic. Known for excellent reliability and dedication to best-in-class work. Efficient forklift skilled in inventory control and warehouse safety. Extensive knowledge of shipping and receiving procedures with extensive knowledge of shipping,Packing,inventory,machine operator. Great machinery skills with proven history of Wearhouse experience. Skilled Forklift Driver adept at working quickly in fast-paced, demanding environments. Strong team player and problem-solver. Offering top communication and conflict resolution skills developed over 8 years in warehouse environments. Safety-conscious and dependable packing specializing in inspections and proper packing and labeling procedures. Certified Fall Protection Trainer since 5. Forklift Operator trained in all aspects of shipment inspections and transportation. Versed in using scanners and warehouse management systems (WMS) to promote safe and on-time shipment and delivery.

  • Shipping and receiving expert
  • Certified in forklift operation
  • Flexible schedule
  • OSHA-trained
  • Cherry picker
  • Stand up lift
  • Extrusion operator
  • Packing
  • Shipping
  • Receiving
  • Picking
  • Processing orders
  • Retail
  • Quality control
  • Great communication skills/email
  • Packaging and handling
  • Self-motivated
  • Extremely organized
  • Team leadership
Work History
Forklift Operator, 08/2018 - Current
Dart Container Of Michigan Owensboro, KY,
  • Coordinated team member movements based on current needs, avoiding safety concerns or delays.
  • Used strapping and bracing techniques combined with proper balancing to prevent load shifting.
  • Used equipment such as RF scanners to process excess materials and support recycling efforts.
  • Boosted team efficiency by moving materials with forklifts, cranes and other equipment.
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed mechanical issues, completed basic repairs and conducted preventive maintenance actions to keep equipment functional.
  • Updated daily logs with production data such as weights, destinations and delivery times to keep management current on team activities.
  • Packed items into appropriate containers for shipment.
  • Inspected packed waste for signs of hazardous materials.
  • Moved pallets of merchandise using electric forklifts and electric pallets.
  • Removed plastic and straps from pallets to facilitate unloading.
  • Placed overstocked items in temporary storage.
Slitter Operator, 01/2015 - 12/2015
Proampac Aurora, IL,
  • Achieved challenging production goals on consistent basis by optimizing machine operation.
  • Reviewed completed orders to ensure quality and accuracy.
  • Multi-tasked to keep all assigned projects running effectively and efficiently.
  • Promptly removed completed loads from the press.
  • Collected, aligned, cut and slit  materials.
  • Used gauges, calipers and other devices to take measurements and identify problems.
  • Moved materials and fixtures such as paperboard rolls, dies and repeats using pallet jacks, hand carts, and forklifts.
  • Kept equipment clean, repaired and lubricated to maximize performance.
  • Installed plates and wash blankets and verified copy checks, correct ink, scores, and barcodes.
  • Made timely adjustments to machine operations and components to meet demands of different production orders.
settup and start up crew, 04/2014 - 12/2014
Prysmian S.P.A. Lebanon, IN,
  • Updated daily logs and discussed activities such as output, materials usage, and equipment concerns to address and resolve problems affecting production.
  • Achieved production targets and produced high-quality work by utilizing correct cutting tools, accessories and management strategies for specific customer needs.
  • Prepared and maintained production reports and personnel records.
  • Made sure that products were produced on time and are of good quality.
  • Determined maintenance requirements and assigned repairs to qualified employees.
  • Maintained quality assurance and customer satisfaction objectives.
  • Responsible for achieving production requirements.
  • Implemented updated operating procedures for mill machine and adjusted use to increase productivity and longevity.
Machine Operator, 01/2009 - 02/2014
Veka West Inc City, STATE,
  • Tended operating machinery to identify equipment malfunctions and locate sources of product defects.
  • Dismantled machinery to access, remove and replace worn components and keep production within optimal tolerances.
  • Identified malfunctions or failures to troubleshoot issues by routinely monitoring and analyzing equipment operations.
  • Utilized CNC and manual equipment to perform rough and finishing machining, working with tin, sheet iron and sheet copper.
  • Adjust and manufactures until parts hit spec
  • Fabricated new and repaired defective parts components, utilizing power and handtools.
  • Calibrated, tested, and adjusted machine settings or controls in preparation for startup operations.
  • Maintained good housekeeping practices on machines and within work area, complying with all company and safety rules and regulations.
  • Set up and operated various machine tools to produce precision parts, maintaining awareness of approximate job completion times.
High School Diploma: , Expected in

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  • Forklift Operator
  • Slitter Operator
  • settup and start up crew
  • Machine Operator


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