Forklift Operator, 10/2018 － 12/2019Pactiv － Woodridge, IL
Secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
Transported materials to and from warehouses, production lines and packaging lines.
Documented weight and destination production data in detailed daily logs for management review.
Operated with zero safety violations and consistently met deadlines for loading trailers.
Removed incoming items from trucks and rail cars and transported materials to staging area.
Moved goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
Identified and troubleshot issues with equipment and completed basic repairs to restore functionality.
Loaded items in optimal manner to maximize work efficiency.
Collaborated with team members to coordinate efficient and accurate movements.
Accurately received, stored and shipped products safely and efficiently.
Operated industrial vehicles and equipment to transport goods and materials, load and unload designated trailers and route trucks.
Rotated stock and cleared sales floor of debris.
Operated forklifts and other transportation vehicles to move merchandise to and from target destinations.
Filled out inspection logs at beginning of each shift.
Cleaned and stored all equipment at end of each shift.
Recorded count and condition of all cargo received.
Checked inbound and outbound products, inspected for damage and recorded product code dates.
Picked orders from storage, wrapped and staged for shipments.
Divided and sorted product shipments received using account information and shipping labels.
Cleaned and removed debris from shipping and receiving sections to prevent accidents and keep areas clear.
Picked up trash, swept floor and wiped down equipment at the end of each shift.
Construction Laborer, 10/2016 － 12/2017Nash Brothers Construction Company Inc. － Chicago, IL
Assisted electrical, plumbing and carpentry teams by completing basic and semi-skilled work.
Protected crew and general public by keeping traffic away from dangerous locations.
Retrieved materials, tools and equipment from trucks and delivered to skilled workers.
Read and understood specifications, drawings and blueprints to complete accurate, high-quality work.
Protected worker safety by monitoring team member and equipment locations prior to making changes to machinery or structures.
Prepared sites and maintained safety of both workers and public by setting up scaffolding, fences and temporary structures.
Used picks and shovels to dig, spread and level dirt and gravel.
Erected and dismantled temporary bracing, shoring and scaffolding to support crew needs.
Prepared sites for concrete work by breaking up damaged concrete and leveling or contouring ground.
Relayed communication to equipment operators and helped attach special pieces.
Coordinated communication between equipment operators by using two-way radios and hand signals.
Sustained safety protocols by observing proper and safe usage of equipment and materials.
Cleaned and maintained tools and equipment to promote team performance.
Signaled equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement, and adjustment of machinery, equipment, and materials.
Collected and removed debris from work sites to maintain team productivity and minimize safety hazards.
Attended all safety trainings offered by employer to improve overall knowledge of safety measures and recognize areas requiring improvement.
Loaded and unloaded vehicles with supplies needed on job sites and kept accurate daily counts of all materials used.
Removed waste and trash from job sites before, during and after shift completion to keep work areas clean and organized.
Grinder, 12/2014 － 09/2016Fizpatric － Elmhurst, IL
Maximized shop organization and equipment lifespan by maintaning equipment.
Collaborated in team-based environment to maintain line productivity and meet expected deadlines.
Upheld all requirements for safety, performance and compliance to keep equipment operational while safeguarding all workers.
Maintained work areas organized and neat, which enabled swift cleanup following each shift.
Performed finishing work such as deburring, buffing and polishing surfaces to remove scratches and other imperfections.
Reviewed pieces to assess compliance and note defects.
Performed basic tool maintenance and lubrication based on scheduled service needs and emergency repair requirements.
Setup machines to efficiently meet daily work orders and specific tool sharpening demands.
Inspected machines and machine parts for tool effectiveness and fixed or replaced components to optimize performance.
Monitored safety protocols for various tools and coworker behaviors to minimize delay, prevent injuries and increase production.
Mounted grinding wheels onto machines and monitored operation to verify functionality and safety.
Used tracer components to duplicate finished pieces and create smooth and accurate finishes.
Used hand tools to finish projects by grinding or filing surfaces to achieve smooth finishes and sharp points.
Troubleshot and repaired machines to increase productivity and decrease spending.
Conducted research to develop energy crops with improved biomass yield, environmental adaptability, pest resistance, production efficiency, bioprocessing characteristics or reduced environmental impacts.
Examined weld for bead size and other specifications.
Set up and operated production equipment according to daily work orders and safety procedures.
Set minimum standards and providing technical guidance and support for design, installation, operation and maintenance of mechanical systems used in manufacturing process.
Maintained clean and organized work areas.
Changed equipment over to new product.
Drove team performance through effective training, coaching and motivation of line employees.
Started machine operations by inserting control instructions into control units.
Started up and shut down processing equipment.
Planned and laid out work to meet production and schedule requirements.
Read and interpreted standard operating procedures to complete work in an accurate and efficient manner.
Education and Training
06/2004Austin Community High School － Chicago, ILHigh School Diploma