forklift operator resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

Industrious Forklift Operator trained in all aspects of shipment inspections and transportation. Versed in using scanners and warehouse management systems to promote safe and on-time shipment and delivery. Strong and robust individual comfortable lifting up to 50 pounds and operating all job-related equipment such as shrink wrap machines, packing machine, forklifts, and pallet jacks. Diligent and hard-working candidate ready to contribute solid effort as team member. Thorough and highly organized with excellent communication skills. Reliable worker with strong work ethic. Outgoing and friendly Barista with excellent interpersonal communication strengths. Solid experience processing payments, handling food and meeting customer demands with diligent and well-organized mentality. Certified in safe food handling.

  • Physical Strength and Stamina
  • Quality Assurance
  • Forklift Operation
  • Fast Reaction Time
  • Time Management
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Coffee and Tea Preparation
10/2021 to Current
Forklift Operator Sensient Technologies Corporation Philadelphia, PA,
  • Coordinated with other lift truck drivers and production personnel to process orders efficiently.
  • Transported goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
  • Built pallets and loads for partial and mixed pallets, wrapped finished pallets, and staged pallets and loads into truck when ready for shipment.
  • Received products using frequency scanners, unloaded shipments from trucks and fulfilled and organized orders to streamline customer delivery processes.
  • Transported stowed product inventory to various locations throughout unit, labeling and replenishing inventory items, making boxes and loading and unloading trailers to keep stock in proper condition.
  • Boosted team performance by moving materials with forklifts.
  • Practiced safe lifting procedures and used PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
  • Maneuvered forklift safely using appropriate load rates and maintaining clear visibility of work areas.
  • Wrapped pallets in plastic wrap and attached merchandise tags to prepare for shipping.
05/2021 to 10/2021
Barista Coffee And Bagel Brands Des Moines, IA,
  • Maintained accurate inventory counts to meet customer demands and sustain operations.
  • Created superlative coffeehouse experience through customer service, beverage preparation and presentation, in-store marketing and thorough cleanliness and sanitation of space.
  • Advised customers on whole bean and bulk tea purchases by detailing origin, flavor and pairing recommendations.
  • Restocked and cleaned stations and facilities to maintain cleanly and operable standards.
  • Engendered customer loyalty by remembering personal preferences and allergy information.
  • Restocked display cases with attractive arrangements to promote specialty food items like bagels and muffins.
  • Completed over successful daily cash audits to correctly balance drawers at end of each shift.
  • Maintained espresso equipment and performed minor repairs to keep coffee machines functioning properly.
  • Prioritized drink requests while managing interruptions.
  • Cleaned counters, machines, utensils and seating areas daily.
  • Controlled line and crowd with quick, efficient service.
  • Developed and demonstrated skillful and creative latte art to engage customers.
06/2019 to 05/2021
Barista Coffee And Bagel Brands Dubuque, IA,
  • Created wide variety of hot and cold drinks in average shifts with consistently positive customer satisfaction scores.
  • Maintained espresso equipment and performed minor repairs to keep coffee machines functioning properly.
  • Constantly expanded personal knowledge of coffee styles and varieties.
  • Prioritized drink requests while managing interruptions.
  • Made and served brand-specific café beverages per day with speed, quality and consistency.
  • Provided in-depth information to customers on beverage preparation and offered samples of latest brews.
  • Controlled line and crowd with quick, efficient service.
  • Listened carefully to customer requests and created personalized, delicious beverages, which improved sales.
  • Memorized recipes for specialty coffee beverages and seasonal offerings.
11/2018 to 06/2019
Front Desk Receptionist Brightview Senior Living Warren, NJ,
  • Answered multi-line phone system to respond to inquiries and transfer calls to correct departments and personnel.
  • Resolved customer issues quickly and notified supervisor immediately when problems escalated.
  • Planned coverage needs and organized services to support incoming special events.
  • Collected deposits, fees and payments.
  • Transcribed phone messages and relayed to appropriate personnel.
  • Checked people in for a set time and enforced the times.
  • Was responsible for watching front door so no kids left unsupervised.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/2020 to to
High School Diploma:
El Camino Fundamental High School - Sacramento, CA

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School Attended

  • El Camino Fundamental High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Forklift Operator
  • Barista
  • Barista
  • Front Desk Receptionist


  • High School Diploma

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