forklifter resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Cooperative Forklift Operator with 1 year of experience lifting and carrying heavy loads using warehouse equipment. Qualified to operate various classes of forklifts and practiced in wide range of heavy equipment. Talented problem-solver with strong ethics, integrity and relationship-building abilities. Talented ware house associate with over 3 years in warehouse environments successful at working quickly in fast-paced, demanding settings. Efficient team player and problem-solver. Possessing top communication and conflict resolution skills. Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. Seeking entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth.

  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Incident Reporting
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Warehouse Management Systems
  • PPE Compliance
  • Materials Handling
  • Equipment Inspections
  • Problem-Solving
  • Loading and Unloading
  • Safe Moving Operations
  • Time Management
  • OSHA Compliance
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Storage and Stacking
  • Waste Prevention
  • Physical Strength and Stamina
  • Good Depth Perception
  • Problem Anticipation and Resolution
  • Forklift Operation
  • Load Inspection
  • Quality Assurance
Forklifter, 06/2021 to Current
Les SchwabCentennial, CO,
  • Prepared finished stock for shipment by identifying, pulling and packing product.
  • Checked shipments for damaged or incorrect items.
  • Picked up warehouse debris and deposited waste into appropriate piles and stacked baled trash.
  • Tied and secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Reported safety and quality issues to management.
  • Maneuvered forklift over and around loaded pallets, boxes and other materials.
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Transported material to correct locations and documented inventory changes.
  • Inspected lifts before use to prevent damage to goods.
  • Moved freight, stock and other materials to and from storage and production areas and loading docks.
  • Used handheld scanners for warehouse management system compliance.
  • Communicated with supervisor and other warehouse staff to coordinate work.
  • Operated power material handling equipment to accurately select and palletize loads.
  • Packaged, labeled and tagged goods before transfer.
  • Troubleshot problems to resolve equipment issues.
  • Squared stacked displayed materials for safe and orderly conditions.
  • Tracked materials moved for stocking purposes and to complete logs for management.
Tire Service Technician, 04/2022 to 11/2022
Cardinal HealthMarshfield, WI,
  • Mounted, balanced and repaired tires for consumer and commercial vehicles quickly, expertly and without need for rework.
  • Assessed and diagnosed customer needs for tires, services and other products, responded to questions and delivered superior service resulting in repeat business.
  • Exceeded customer expectations regularly by beating estimated service times and exceeded employer expectations by outpacing other team members in completed jobs per hour.
  • Built strong customer relationships through courtesy and top-quality work and earned confidence of customers and management.
  • Performed tire rotations, mounts and balancing on vehicles.
  • Spearheaded new shop safety procedures that virtually eliminated staff injuries and accelerated rate of tire service completions for customers.
  • Executed broader vehicle service and multi-point inspections for customers.
  • Diagnosed and repaired tire and rim issues.
  • Changed and rotated tires for customers to provide safety and maximize customer service rankings.
  • Planned work and determined appropriate tools and equipment.
  • Checked vehicle for leaks and topped off fluids.
  • Upheld record accuracy by using work order reporting system.
  • Maintained clean and professional tire bay by merchandising tire displays and automotive products.
  • Inspected tires on customer vehicles to report mechanical defects.
  • Repaired and plugged vehicle tires to help customers avoid purchase of new tires.
  • Cleaned and maintained tire service bays to keep work areas organized.
  • Delivered customer service by answering questions and explaining tire installation process.
  • Balanced and mounted new tires for customers, providing detailed breakdowns of services performed.
  • Used tools, parts and equipment to maintain and repair customer tires.
  • Identified and replaced worn tires and related components, optimizing safety.
  • Collaborated with team members to fulfill sales and service requests.
  • Led staff members in tracking of tire fatigue, pressure, tread depths and sidewall inspections on products.
Warehouse Associate, 02/2020 to 04/2021
AmazonCity, STATE,
  • Packed and labeled merchandise to prepare for loading and shipment to customers.
  • Picked and prepared numerous daily shipments in controlled atmosphere warehouse environment.
  • Moved boxes, containers and pallets with special-purpose equipment to meet demanding production targets.
  • Organized warehouse design to maximize space for stock while allowing for high volume traffic zones.
  • Used pallet jacks to move items to and from warehouse locations.
  • Assisted coworkers with special projects to learn new tasks while gaining additional responsibilities.
  • Received deliveries, scanned packages and updated orders in internal database.
  • Examined packages and goods for damage and notified vendors of replacement needs.
  • Compiled, sorted and filed records of product orders, business transactions and other activities.
  • Updated inventory and production information using warehouse management systems and scanner guns.
  • Reviewed inventory sheet against shipments received and alerted manager of discrepancies.
  • Stored items in orderly and accessible manner in warehouse tool rooms, supply rooms, or other areas.
  • Maintained records pertaining to inventory, personnel, orders, supplies or machine maintenance.
  • Received merchandise into warehouse, relocated products using forklifts and pallet jacks and processed orders for shipment.
  • Processed requests and supply orders and pulled materials to successfully prepare orders.
  • Kept shelves, workstations and pallet areas neat and tidy to maintain safe work environment.
  • Filed requisitions for out of stock items and supplies.
  • Collected stock location orders and printed requests to maintain inventory control.
  • Read computer-generated move tickets, put-away labels and delivery labels to properly move merchandise.
  • Packed materials and items in designated crates and boxes and properly sealed and labeled crates.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2002 to Old Town High School - Old Town, ME

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School Attended

  • Old Town High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Forklifter
  • Tire Service Technician
  • Warehouse Associate


  • High School Diploma

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