Lift Truck Operator resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

As an employee:

- I am ambitious and driven to succeed.

- I work well with others and especially enjoy training and teaching.

- I remain cheerful and foster a positive work environment.

- I am self-motivated and eager to learn.

- I am diligent and always work my hardest.

- I am efficient and energetic; willing and able to work long and hard hours.

- I am honest and value integrity.

- I am meticulous and pay attention to the small details.

- I am punctual; always on time or early to work.


* Operation of Logistics/

Warehouse Management

* Trained and Certified Employees

through J.J. Keller and Associates

in operation of electric forklift & pallet jack

* Certified Propane Tow Motor/Forklift Operator

* Certified Electric Tow Motor/Forklift Operator

* Certified Motorized Hand Cart Operator

* Certified Electric Pallet Jack Operator

* Certified High Lift Order Picker

* Certified Stand-Up Rider

04/2018 to 03/2020
Lift Truck Operator Lamb Weston Holdings Inc Eagle, ID,
  • Positioned lifting devices around loaded pallets, skids and boxes to secure materials for transport to designated areas.
  • Accurately measured and recorded product weight, dimensions or other production data for use in tag and label.
  • Employed hand signals to communicate effectively with coworkers operating transport vehicles and direct movements from floor.
  • Logged weight and destination production data in detailed daily logs for management review.
  • Loaded, unloaded, transported and stacked materials through careful operation of various warehouse equipment.
  • Identified and troubleshot issues with equipment and completed basic repairs to restore functionality.
  • Communicated with team members to coordinate efficient and accurate movements.
  • Scheduled or performed needed maintenance on equipment to promote longevity of use.
  • Visually assessed materials for conformance to quality standards and shipping orders, removing nonconforming products and reporting for further action.
  • Tied and secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Improved profit margins by streamlining operations and workflow and negotiating competitive vendor contracts.
  • Improved customer satisfaction by finding creative solutions to problems.
  • Performed site evaluations, customer surveys and team audits.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Recognized by management for providing exceptional customer service.
  • Delivered product to customer locations.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding company requirements.
  • Created agendas and communication materials for team meetings.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
08/2004 to 08/2005
Shipping and Receiving Clerk Production Resource Group Dallas, TX,
  • Prepared accurate shipping orders and bills of lading to direct and route materials.
  • Rejected deliveries containing damaged items or shortages and corresponded with shipper to rectify issues.
  • Compared shipment contents with paperwork to support inventory accuracy and records management.
  • Liaised with vendor representatives to rectify damages and shortages.
  • Prepared and processed shipping documents, including work and shipping orders, route materials and bills of lading.
  • Collaborated with carrier representatives to determine receipt methods and make special delivery arrangements.
  • Organized storage areas to maximize movement efficiency and minimize labor.
  • Implemented cost-effective methods, carriers and routes to optimize shipping and receiving strategies.
  • Performed inspections of shipment contents, verifying accuracy against invoices and manifests.
  • Investigated inventory discrepancies to maintain recordkeeping validity.
  • Determined best shipping method for materials, considering shipping procedures, routes and rates.
  • Coordinated with carrier representatives to arrange and issue instructions for shipping and delivery of materials.
  • Prepared shipments for postage through careful packing, sealing and labeling of materials.
  • Unpacked and examined incoming shipments to confirm consistency with records and routed materials to appropriate department.
  • Operated lift and hand trucks to transfer materials to and from target areas.
  • Reported delays, accidents or other traffic and transportation situations.
01/1996 to 10/2000
Warehouse Manager Education Realty Trust Inc. Campbell, CA,
  • Considered individual product requirements and accessibility needs to maximize efficiency of warehouse storage areas.
  • Satisfied reporting requirements with timely and accurate logging of daily activities.
  • Secured resourcing for materials, equipment and personnel to meet warehouse operational needs.
  • Efficiently dealt with changes, delays and unexpected events to ensure customers received products on time.
  • Conveyed inventory levels and processes to internal and external customers to meet diverse requirements and smooth process flow.
  • Maintained knowledge of federal, state and local regulations to enforce adherence to requirements in daily operations and advise management on policy changes necessary for compliance.
  • Maintained accurate order and shipment forms and inventory documentation to facilitate timely material flow.
  • Supervised employees in receipt and storage of products.
  • Established and maintained good relations with customers, vendors and transport companies.
  • Reconciled accounting records, including shipping and receiving logs and purchase orders.
  • Complied with all local, state and federal requirements involving shipping and handling of hazardous materials.
  • Monitored equipment for signs of mechanical issues and organized repairs to maintain functionality.
  • Scheduled shifts for employees ensuring appropriate staffing for each shift across all positions.
  • Examined incoming shipments to verify quality and quantity and returned unacceptable items to suppliers for refund or replacement.
  • Provided detailed instructions for job responsibilities, safety protocols and company guidelines to new employees.
  • Researched issues to address shipping errors and packaging mistakes.
  • Promoted performance improvements by coaching, counseling and disciplining personnel and appraising job results.
  • Managed day-to-day shipping and receiving.
  • Established and trained personnel in security and safety procedures to reduce liability and safeguard warehouse operations.
  • Applied schedule, organizational and routing knowledge to enhance delivery planning.
  • Project managed warehouse system updates to increase productivity and reduce errors.
  • Coordinated maintenance on physical condition of warehouse and equipment, routinely assessing each for needed repairs, updates or replacements.
  • Trained staff on material handling processes to reduce shipping times.
  • Planned stock quantities according to marketplace demand and sales forecasts.
  • Hired, trained and motivated warehouse staff to meet tight schedules and demanding performance targets.
  • Planned and implemented layout enhancements to promote efficiency and maximize space utilization.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/1987
High School Diploma:
Mt. Gilead High School - Mt. Gilead, OH
Expected in 06/1987
Data Accounting & Processing :
Tri-Rivers Career Center - MARION, OH
Expected in
: Business Management & Human Resources
Ohio State University - Marion, OH

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School Attended

  • Mt. Gilead High School
  • Tri-Rivers Career Center
  • Ohio State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Lift Truck Operator
  • Shipping and Receiving Clerk
  • Warehouse Manager


  • High School Diploma
  • Data Accounting & Processing

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