lumber yard worker resume example with 8+ years of experience

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

I have worked assembly, warehouse, shipping receiving, and have done city maintenance and park maintenance. I am a fast learner, and hard worker.

I am Reliable with 1 year of experience moving residential and commercial customers' items safely. Carefully moved large, heavy items in tight spaces without damaging property. Secured items on flat beds to prevent shifting, falling and breakage during transport.

  • Shipping and receiving
  • Product verification
  • Forklift certified
  • Freight labeling
  • Materials handling and transport
  • Wrapping and boxing
  • Inventory organization
  • Organization
  • Relationship development
  • Planning and coordination
  • First Aid/CPR
Lumber Yard Worker, 02/2020 to Current
Rr Donnelley & SonsLewisburg, PA,
  • Loaded and unloaded materials like drywall, shingles and plywood for customers.
  • Maneuvered heavy loads around lumberyard and job sites with materials handling equipment and forklifts.
  • Handled customer purchases, including processing paperwork, collecting payments and organizing deliveries.
  • Moved inventory items using forklift equipment safely to prevent accidents and mishaps.
  • Followed customer instructions about placement of items and special considerations for handling.
  • Reported to [Job title], providing updates on anticipated task completion times to maintain timeline accountability.
  • Worked with approved vendors to source and receive products for customers.
  • Planned and followed most direct route to save time and mileage on company trucks.
  • Managed vendor relationships to support supply chain and maintain product quality.
  • Optimized project completion time by multitasking duties using heavy equipment.
  • Protected company inventory by maintaining and organizing storage areas.
  • Unloaded cargo with mechanized equipment to enable receipt of pre-ordered inventory.
  • Exceeded specific team goal by partnering with staff to share and implement best practices.
  • Alerted purchasing team of shortages or damaged goods identified when unloading trucks.
  • Culled knowledge of OSHA safety standards to communicate potential hazards and issues to [Job title].
  • Drove truck safely to deliver items in original condition to destination.
  • Tracked parcel movement using hand-held scanners and daily production sheets to keep records accurate.
  • Organized efficient daily work plans based on oral instructions and written directions to meet challenging objectives.
  • Counted inventory stock periodically, reporting totals to [Job title] for auditing.
  • Performed repair work on [Type] equipment, notifying maintenance department of issues requiring more extensive repairs.
  • Contributed ideas on ways to improve or optimize warehousing procedures.
  • Disposed of debris and hazardous materials properly to avoid contamination.
  • Recognized defective material and reported issues to management to facilitate prompt resolution.
City, 11/2019 to Current
Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.State College, PA,

Plowed sidewalks during winter

Shipping Receiving , 08/2014 to 11/2015
MicronCity, STATE,
  • Organized storage areas to maximize movement efficiency and minimize labor.
  • Rejected deliveries containing damaged items or shortages and corresponded with shipper to rectify issues.
  • Received deliveries, scanned packages and updated orders in internal database to enable efficient order processing and fulfillment.
  • Compared shipment contents with paperwork to support inventory accuracy and records management.
  • Prepared accurate shipping orders and bills of lading to direct and route materials.
  • Investigated inventory discrepancies to maintain recordkeeping validity.
  • Input weights, charges, discrepancies and other data in [Software].
  • Implemented cost-effective methods, carriers and routes to optimize shipping and receiving strategies.
  • Unpacked and examined incoming shipments to confirm consistency with records and routed materials to appropriate department.
  • Tracked and documented incoming deliveries and current stock via computerized warehouse management systems.
  • Administered inbound shipping schedule to avoid congested receiving area and optimize receiving efficiency and delivery speed to customers.
  • Operated forklift, pallet jack and hand truck to move materials within warehouse and to and from shipping vehicle.
  • Performed basic maintenance on warehouse machines and arranged for repair or replacement when needed.
  • Developed positive professional relationships with shipping personnel to facilitate optimum service and enhance company's image.
  • Documented damaged, inaccurate or missing products and reported to management.
  • Coordinated multiple receiving and warehousing operations simultaneously without sacrificing quality and supported outgoing shipping in response to observed needs.
  • Unloaded and received incoming shipments, inspected packages for damage and routed packages to next destination according to documentation.
  • Opened and inspected packages received and routed to merchandise stocking or requisitioning department.
Assembly Worker, 08/2008 to 08/2014
Wahl ClipperCity, STATE,
  • Performed visual final inspections and documentation prior to assembly, resulting in 100% quality of products.
  • Assessed work for errors or compliance issues and made corrections and modifications when necessary.
  • Took on additional work assignments to assist team members with [Type] and [Type] projects.
  • Utilized equipment such as [Type] and [Type] to create and detect faulty products with minimal failures.
  • Followed safety procedures while working in noisy and dusty environments to operate machines and tools.
  • Assembled [Type], [Type] and [Type] products securely and accurately according to blueprints and specifications.
  • Worked at fast and steady pace to meet production goals.
  • Kept workstation organized and orderly, making sure production parts, tools, test equipment and documentation were properly stored and maintained.
  • Used [Tool] and [Tool] hand and power tools to assemble products.
  • Documented actions by completing production and quality forms.
  • Set up and operated greasing equipment to grease components, sub-assemblies or assemblies.
  • Collaborated with team members to complete demanding projects under tight deadlines.
  • Assembled complex components using [Type] equipment after careful review of all project specifications and directions.
  • Rotated through series of [Number] different stations each [Timeframe] based on team needs.
  • Packaged [Type] products using [Tool] and double-checked package labels for accuracy to maintain customer satisfaction with orders.
  • Prepared [Type] products for quality tests and packaging by safely operating [Tool] and closely following directions.
  • Used [Type] machinery safely and according to manufacturer instructions to prevent workplace accidents.
  • Trained new employees on [Type] and [Type] positions to support team efficiency.
  • Completed [Task] for [Type] product assembly lines efficiently and safely.
  • Completed ongoing quality checks on [Type] products, closely following strict quality assurance guidelines.
  • Optimized team performance by training new hires on use of equipment, standard procedures and organizational policies.
  • Evaluated employee performance, identified areas of improvement and communicated plans to employees.
  • Quality checked [Type] components to determine conformance to specifications, disposing of any unacceptable parts.
  • Reviewed finished products for quality and conformance to work orders, assigned grades and removed non-conforming pieces for recycling or correction.
  • Maintained excellent levels of workplace cleanliness around equipment to enhance safety and productivity.
  • Operated [Type], [Type] and [Type] machinery to assemble more than [Number] products and components per day.
  • Created and maintained production schedules based on employee productivity, company needs and seasonal plans.
  • Performed various troubleshooting tasks, including [Task] and [Task] to combat assembly issues.
  • Packaged finished products and prepared boxes, containers and pallets for shipment to distribution centers.
  • Read and interpreted work orders and blueprints and operated according to production specifications to complete high-quality [Type] products fully compliant with established tolerances.
  • Assisted newly hired team members by explaining company procedures and safety requirements and delivered positive feedback upon job task completion.
  • Inspected production equipment, troubleshot problems and completed minor repairs to maintain functionality.
  • Packaged [Number]+ completed products per day and efficiently prepared shipments.
Education and Training
GED: , Expected in 08/2008
Sauk Valley Community College - Dixon, IL

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School Attended

  • Sauk Valley Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Lumber Yard Worker
  • City
  • Shipping Receiving
  • Assembly Worker


  • GED

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