forklift operator resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Efficient transportation logistics professional well-versed in materials management and inventory reconciliation. Highly organized and detail-oriented with a talent for accurate shipment tracking and problem resolution. Shop Technician well-versed in planning and estimating sheet metal job requirements and fabricating components. Lifts up to 50 or more pounds with ease. Manufacturing professional adept at maintaining equipment and repairing and modifying parts in a fast-paced warehouse setting. Forklift or other heavy machinery operator who thrives in a dynamically changing environment while working as a team member and meeting all production deadlines. Disciplined warehouse professional knowledgeable about material load capabilities, site analysis and general logistics. Shop Technician level 2 well trained in disassemble, repair, maintain and organize conventional oil tools and supporting equipment. Strong Algebra and general math skills Expert in mechanical assembly Maintenance of shop equipment HVAC system knowledge Fusing, cutting and measuring tools experience Effective at multi-tasking Power and hand tools Safety procedures knowledge Strong mechanical aptitude Effective at multi-tasking Possesses a reliable vehicle Capable of heavy lifting Organized Hard working and self-motivated Team leader Sheet metal installation OSHA standards Current Forklift Certification Fast learner Deadline-driven Quick learner Works well in diverse team environment Strong decision maker Instrumentation Test instrumentation

  • Safety awareness
  • Loading and unloading protocols
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • PPE use
  • Multitasking
  • Tool repairs
  • Equipment assembly
  • Organization
  • Working collaboratively
  • Time management
  • Customer service
Forklift Operator, 11/2015 - 08/2020
Performance Food Group Waukegan, IL,
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Transported material to correct locations and documented inventory changes.
  • Unloaded incoming items from trucks and rail cars and transported materials to staging area.
  • Inspected lifts before use to prevent damage to goods.
  • Immediately reported any safety and quality issues to management.
  • Tied and secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Drove industrial vehicles and equipment to transport goods and materials, load and unload designated trailers and route trucks.
  • Consistently met deadlines for loading trailers to meet departure deadlines.
  • Noted and recorded receipt of materials on drivers' paperwork.
  • Transported, loaded, unloaded and stacked materials.
  • Operated forklift to transport goods throughout warehouse.
  • Documented all tally sheets, slot changes, shuttle transfers and other paperwork.
  • Loaded or unloaded shipments on trucks.
  • Picked up warehouse debris and deposited waste into appropriate piles and stacked baled trash.
  • Examined empty pallets for damage and moved pallets to proper storage areas.
Shop Technician, 07/2014 - 11/2015
Pacific Office Automation Austin, TX,
  • 7522 I-20, Odessa, TX 79763.
  • Disassemble, inspect, maintain, troubleshoot and repair various conventional drilling tools and other full range support equipments.
  • Prepare tools for inspection and send to third party for inspections.
  • Work with senior Shop Technicians to ensure that the correct tools and parts are prepared for upcoming jobs.
  • Report all tool issues to Shop Supervisor to ensure that tool assembly or tool performance problems are resolved.
  • Prepare and fill out required work orders or other company paperwork correctly and in a timely manner.
  • Participates in company and manufacturer-sponsored training programs, as required.
  • Comply with Company Health & Safety Program, Occupational Health & Safety Legislation and any other municipal, provincial or federal legislation as it applies.
  • Assist with organizing shop activities.
  • Trained and worked in both Fishing and Rental departments.
  • Delivered ordered tools and equipment to designated oil fields.
Foklift Operator, 03/2012 - 06/2014
Bd (Becton, Dickinson And Company) Redlands, CA,
  • Adhered to all requirements and regulations for interstate HAZMAT carriers.
  • Sorted cargo before loading and unloading.
  • 6909 Golder 432-978-6471 432-978-6597 Education Tagged all inbound merchandise with receiving date.
  • Stacked and transported all overstock to storage areas.
  • Reported all equipment failures and malfunctions to supervisor.
  • Cleaned and maintained the warehouse in compliance with OSHA safety standards.
  • Stocked, staged and transported goods.
  • Stacked and piled orders, boards and pallets.
  • Picked up incoming stock and delivered materials to designated locations.
  • Operated forklifts and other heavy machinery safely.
  • Unloaded cargo from truck with hand trucks and pallet jacks.
  • Stacked and stored pallets at the end of the shift to keep warehouse clean and organized.
Shop Foreman, 12/2006 - 03/2012
The Custom Companies, Inc. Northlake, IL,
  • Planned and laid out work from sketches, drawings, specifications and work orders.
  • Worked with tin, sheet iron and sheet copper.
  • Cut, ground and deburred frames and profiles.
  • Used a torch to hot bend materials.
  • Performed mature and ad hoc processes and techniques.
  • Painted and applied protective coatings to various parts.
  • Tended multiple fabricating machines, including cutoff saws, shears, rolls, brakes, presses and forming and spinning machines.
  • Removed burrs, sharp edges, rust and scale from work pieces to prevent malfunction.
  • Detected work piece defects and machine malfunctions.
  • Coordinated and assembled ducts, hoods and other sheet metal products.
  • Operated hand and power tools and heavy machinery safely.
  • Supervise shop workers to get daily jobs completed.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 2002
Yap High School, Micronesia - Colonia, Yap
Status - GPA: 0

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  • Yap High School, Micronesia

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  • Forklift Operator
  • Shop Technician
  • Foklift Operator
  • Shop Foreman


  • High School Diploma

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