heavy equipment operator resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Committed job seeker with a history of meeting company needs with consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand.

  • Good Judgement
  • Equipment Logs
  • Heavy Lifting
  • Safety Policies and Procedures
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Pre and Post-Trip Inspections
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Heavy Equipment Operation
  • Safety Procedures
  • Critical Thinking
  • Attention to Detail
  • Load Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Object Avoidance
Heavy Equipment Operator, 02/2022 to Current
Cassella Waste Systems, Inc.Belmont, NH,
  • Adjusted throttles, switches and pedals to operate bulldozers, trench excavators, road graders or backhoes.
  • Maintained equipment on-site with regular maintenance and repairs.
  • Performed pre-shift and post-shift equipment inspections and accurately completed reports to support company policy.
  • Operated compactors, scrapers or rollers to level and compact refuse at disposal grounds.
  • Drove and maneuvered equipment in successive passes over working areas to remove topsoil, vegetation or rocks.
  • Loaded both raw materials and finished components to support manufacturing and production processes.
  • Kept equipment fueled and ready for immediate use to support scheduling demands.
  • Followed safety regulations while operating equipment to achieve safe conduct.
  • Coordinated machine operations with other site personnel to keep materials moving smoothly and prevent accidents.
  • Signaled operators to guide movement of tractor-drawn machines.
  • Transported materials around construction sites to work locations.
  • Operated digging and transporting equipment to efficiently fulfill project requirements.
  • Kept records of material or equipment usage and completed entries in production logs.
  • Employed heavy equipment operation best practices resulting in minimal complaints or incidents.
Warehouse Selector, 06/2021 to 08/2021
Colorado Boxed Beef CompanyLakeland, FL,
  • Read orders to obtain item numbers and located merchandise in bins or on shelves.
  • Assembled customer orders from stock and placed orders on pallets for shipping department.
  • Received and counted stock items, recording data manually or on computer for inventory purposes.
  • Conducted inventory transactions using scanner gun.
  • Read orders to verify attributes and quantities of merchandise.
  • Operated forklift and pallet jack to transport heavy loads.
  • Prepared inventory for shipment by attaching tags and labels.
Operations Manager, 07/2018 to 03/2021
Tmc EnvironmentalKenai, AK,
  • Anticipated and tracked operational and tactical risks to provide strategic solutions.
  • Monitored resource use to achieve set goals within budget constraints.
  • Improved morale and management communication by creating employee recognition and rewards practices.
  • Aided senior leadership during executive decision-making process by generating daily reports to recommend corrective actions and improvements.
  • Supported accident investigations and prepared related paperwork.
  • Directed day-to-day operations by spearheading implementation of short-term and long-term strategies to achieve business plan and profitability goals.
  • Responded to information requests from superiors, providing specific documentation.
  • Crafted operations best practices using audits and project management team feedback.
  • Measured and reviewed performance via KPIs and metrics.
  • Managed scheduling, training and inventory control.
  • Presented performance and productivity reports to supervisors.
  • Developed initiatives for process improvement and reviewed and assessed ongoing operations.
  • Planned delivery routing, team workflows and promotional initiatives.
  • Collaborated with board of directors to determine mission and values and plan for short and long-term goals.
  • Guided employees on understanding and meeting changing customer needs and expectations.
  • Implemented policies and standard operating procedures and managed quality, customer service and logistics.
  • Delivered positive customer experiences by implementing effective quality assurance practices.
  • Built strong operational teams to meet process and production demands.
  • Identified areas of deficiency and performed root-cause analysis to solve problems.
  • Enforced federal, state, local and company rules for safety and operations.
Package Handler, 10/2013 to 07/2018
The Realreal, Inc.Oakland, CA,
  • Protected items by wrapping in cling film, padded moving blankets and tape.
  • Resolved conveyor system issues by clearing jams and blockages.
  • Palletized boxes to increase movement and shipment efficiency.
  • Packed boxes and stock using organizational guidelines.
  • Counted number of boxes or units in loading docks to confirm proper completion of work orders.
  • Recorded numbers of units handled or moved on daily production sheets or work tickets.
  • Protected company inventory by maintaining and organizing storage areas.
  • Used scanners to track parcel information, condition or receipt.
  • Sorted packages to appropriate slide, line or belt for final distribution.
  • Examined and inspected containers, materials and products to meet packing specifications.
  • Coordinated cargo unloading with other workers to achieve efficient and safe transportation.
  • Tracked parcel movement using hand-held scanners and daily production sheets to keep records accurate.
  • Secured items in truck by strapping over protective padding.
  • Carried necessary tools and supplies to transportation vehicles and returned to proper storage areas after use.
  • Reviewed work orders before starting work to determine necessary materials and meet deadlines.
  • Scanned and sorted packages according to destinations and service type using handheld scanner.
  • Picked products using RF scanner to fill orders.
  • Kept up to date on safety procedures and correct lifting techniques to prevent injuries.
  • Loaded completed orders on pallets according to delivery numbers.
  • Braced, padded and supported items in packages to prevent shifting and damages.
  • Tagged and wrote identifying information on containers, boxes and cargo.
  • Placed bracing, straps and other protective devices onto items in transit to prevent damage.
  • Logged packaging activities and filed reports in company databases.
  • Loaded and unloaded shipments from trucks and picked up and moved heavy packages and items using forklifts.
  • Placed bins, carts and containers in convenient locations to assist with loading efficiency.
  • Operated large vehicles, forklifts and pallet jacks to transport multiple freight loads.
  • Cleaned empty storage areas to achieve proper sanitation regulations and make area fit for future use.
  • Used digital database to keep records of units and stock moved.
  • Disposed of debris and hazardous materials properly to avoid contamination.
  • Followed organizational procedures to stack and store cargo in transit sheds, ship holds and warehouses.
  • Applied barcodes to cargo and used digital scanners to track and locate materials during transportation.
  • Assisted in loading delivery trucks with prepared packages.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2013
Lockhart High School - Lockhart, TX

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School Attended

  • Lockhart High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Warehouse Selector
  • Operations Manager
  • Package Handler


  • High School Diploma

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