Forklift Operator Resume Example

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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

I have knowledge of construction and concrete work along with vehicle and equipment operations and maintenance . Along with this I have lots of knowledge over emergency response and fire suppression service . I bring forth a good work ethic and can pick up new skills very fast I’m also great with people and understanding day to day tasks

  • Equipment operations
  • Materials movement
  • Safe equipment operation
  • Pre-operational equipment inspections
  • Maintenance procedures
  • Heavy equipment operator
  • Construction background
  • Trench work
  • Work ethic
  • Vital sign assessment
  • Emergency Response
  • Respiratory care assessment
  • Field patient assessments
  • Critical decision-making skills
  • Patient evaluations
  • Quality assurance controls
  • CPR and First Aid
  • Scene assessments
  • Reporting and documentation
  • Emergency management
  • EKG procedures
  • Defibrillation and resuscitation
  • Emergency response and assessment
  • Medical response
  • Public assistance and support
  • Weather condition assessment
  • Rescue equipment proficiency
  • Conditions assessment
  • Fire suppression tactics
  • Apparatus maintenance
  • Ladder operation
  • Alarm response
  • Fire suppression work
  • Secure zone transportation
  • Human and animal evacuations
  • Water and chemical streams
  • Public safety and security
  • Fire department procedures
  • First aid certified
  • Crisis communications
  • Firefighting techniques expertise
  • Facility and equipment maintenance
  • Fire prevention and enforcement
  • Life support services
  • First response services
  • Evacuation direction and guidance
  • Time and resource allocation
  • Life and property protection
  • Hazardous materials handling
Education and Training
Leroy High School Leroy , IL Expected in 05/2019 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Bloomington Area Career Center Bloomington, IL Expected in 05/2018 Certificate : Fire Science 1/2 - GPA :
Bloomington Area Career Center Bloomington, IL Expected in 05/2019 Certificate/license : Emt-b - GPA :
Sierra Pacific Industries - Forklift Operator
Shelton, WA, 02/2021 - Current
  • Picked up warehouse debris and deposited waste into appropriate piles and stacked baled trash.
  • Employed hand signals to communicate effectively with coworkers operating transport vehicles and direct movements from floor.
  • Ran automatic packaging machines to process waste and prepare shipments.
  • Relocated goods from dock area to appropriate storage locations.
Charlotte County, Fl - Public Works Maintenance Worker
Port Charlotte, FL, 06/2018 - 11/2020
  • Developed process improvements to increase reliability and equipment performance.
  • Removed snow from sidewalks, driveways, and parking areas.
  • Observed safety protocols in field to prevent injuries and accidents.
  • Inspected and maintained facilities to maximize cleanliness and support upkeep targets.
  • Operated excavators and other construction equipment to properly grade land.
  • Transported materials around construction sites to work locations.
  • Created holes and trenches for underground stormwater sewer infrastructure.
  • Learned about new equipment and related attachments while maintaining knowledge of items used daily to meet job requirements.
  • Kept equipment fueled and ready for immediate use to support scheduling demands.
  • Located and marked underground pipes and wires to determine accurate digging locations.
  • Operated front end loader to move dirt and different base materials.
  • Implemented preventive maintenance practices and upheld equipment guidelines to avoid failures.
  • Routinely inspected equipment for preventive and emergency maintenance needs.
  • Operated heavy machinery with extreme care and caution, following specific employer guidelines for safety.
  • Cleared snow, ice and other debris from highways to maintain road safety.
  • Repaired roadway signs, fences and other structures.
  • Erected signs and cones to divert traffic in active work areas.
  • Measured locations for installation of markers, utilizing tape, string or chalk.
  • Performed preventative maintenance on vehicles and heavy equipment.
  • Hauled and spread sand, gravel and clay to fill washouts and repair road shoulders.
Lifewell Senior Living - Line Cook
Lubbock, TX, 08/2016 - 03/2018
  • Washed and peeled ingredients to prepare for different meals and recipes.
  • Kept stations stocked and ready for use to maximize productivity.
  • Modified standard recipes to account for ingredient issues, customer requests or substitutions for allergen concerns.
  • Restocked food items throughout shift to prepare necessary ingredients for cooking and timely service.
  • Maintained hygienic kitchen by regularly mopping, disinfecting workspace and washing all utensils and glassware.
  • Cooked multiple orders simultaneously during busy periods.
  • Conducted daily inspections and maintained food sanitation and kitchen equipment safety reports.
  • Grilled and deep fried various foods from meats to potatoes.
Lifestyle Communities, Ltd. - Cook
Austin, TX, 01/2015 - 09/2016
  • Interacted with waitstaff regarding special orders for customers, including those with food allergies and gluten intolerance.
  • Operated ovens, fryers and mixers safely to prevent kitchen accidents and machinery malfunction.
  • Trained, managed and guided kitchen staff to improve overall performance, service quality and productivity.
  • Regulated oven, broiler and roaster operations for cooking at correct temperatures.
  • Replenished food items from inventory and rotated ingredients.
  • Maintained safe operations of food prep equipment to reduce complications and retain safety procedures.
  • Enforced proper sanitation practices to prevent spoiling or contamination of foods.
  • Grilled and deep fried various foods from meats to potatoes.
  • Chopped, diced and sliced vegetables and fruit ahead of busy periods, including dinner rush.
  • Sanitized food preparation areas, grills and equipment to avoid cross-contamination from raw items.

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School Attended
  • Leroy High School
  • Bloomington Area Career Center
  • Bloomington Area Career Center
Job Titles Held:
  • Forklift Operator
  • Public Works Maintenance Worker
  • Line Cook
  • Cook
  • High School Diploma
  • Certificate
  • Certificate/license