Hard working and highly motivated team lead with 5 years experience in a team lead position. A team player who is committed to safety and high quality in a manufacturing environment. Able to command a team of multiple employees to efficiently meet necessary requirements to keep a production department from gridlock due to inadequate materials. Excellent professionalism and leadership abilities.
material handling expertise
timely safety audits
quality assurance training
contract logistics center expert
strong leadership skills
inventory management specialist
ability to multitask
dedicated team player
years experience forklift operator
certified CPR and first aid, certified fork lift operator, certified high voltage line clearance, and certified crew foreman.
logistics team lead, 06/2010 － CurrentDraexlmaier Automotive of America － Duncan, SC
material handler, forklift operator, trainer and team lead. In charge of supplying production teams with raw materials in a prompt and timely fashion
-investigated and implemented ideas for quality improvement.
-oversee approximately 7-12 associates' deliveries of goods to production teams
-manage logistics activities so that all orders are shipped on time or stored correctly.
-manage documentation and train employees on company procedures and work instructions
forklift operator in shipping and receiving , 04/2009 － 04/2010Spartanburg Steel Products － Spartanburg, SCoperated forklift to pull orders for BMW, John Deere, Mercedes, and Honda. Stage, scan, label, and ship orders. Drove box truck to deliver "hot parts" to certain plants to avoid production shut down.
Tree bucket operator and foreman, 07/2007 － 02/2009ABC Professional Tree Co. － Greenville, SC
operated tree bucket to trim right of way easements for Duke Energy. State of emergency response nationwide due to violent acts of nature. Oversee both bucket truck and conventional tree crews. Responsible for paperwork, as well as training fellow crewmen. Supervised and safely operated a super crew of 7 tree climbers.
-championed quality initiatives
-managed and documented training of employees on company procedures and work instructions.
tree bucket operator, 09/2005 － 04/2007Davey Tree Expert Co. － Greenville, SCtrimmed Duke Energy right of ways. cut for new construction of power line installation. worked power outages nationwide in state of emergencies.
head of security/cook, 09/2003 － 11/2004Wizard's Bar and Grill － Greenville, SC
provided food orders and managed crowd control
subcontractor, 06/1997 － 09/2003Tom's Cable TV － Greenville, SCunderground installation of main line cable lines and service drops for Charter Cable. Operated ditch witch trencher. Restored all properties where work was performed with proper landscaping.
foreman, 05/1991 － 06/1997Davey Tree Expert Co. － Piedmont, SC
buried service lines for Bellsouth, Telecable of Greenville, and Charter Cable.
-maintained daily productivity reports.
-drove productivity with effective communication and leadership
Supervised interior cleaning of Aerial Manufacturing and Industrial Plant. Crew of 11 employees
-championed quality initiatives
-placed, coordinated and assigned manpower to meet production
-created/updated department work instructions.
-addressed personnel issues promptly and professionally.
forklift operator, 11/1988 － 04/1990Fluor Daniel － Greenville, SCoperated forklift at GE gas turbines plant. Shipping and receiving department. loading and unloading trucks. Delivered parts to warehouse and plant floor
forklift operator, 01/1987 － 11/1988W.R. Grace － Greenville, SCloading and unloading trucks. Placing pallets of bagged potting soil in respective places. Used bobcat to load raw materials into proper outside hoppers.
foreman, 01/1985 － 01/1987RL Smith Inc. － Cato, NYOversaw crew of 10. Placement of overhead and underground copper and fiber optic mainline telephone cables for New York Tel and Ninex Telephone Co. statewide.
laborer, 06/1983 － 01/1985Smith Farms － Spring Lake, NYoperated all farm equipment necessary to plant and harvest crops on a dairy farm.
1983North Rose-Wolcott High School － Wolcott, NY, USHigh School Diploma