material handler resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary
Highly motivated Sales Associate with extensive customer service and sales experience. Outgoing sales professional with track record of driving increased sales, improving buying experience and elevating company profile with target market.
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Inventory Control
  • Assembly and Production
  • Machine Operation
  • Cleaning
  • Materials Handling and Transport
  • Product Knowledge
  • Warehouse Operations
  • Hand Tools
  • Packaging
  • Production Scheduling
  • Supply chain distribution
  • Material packaging
  • Production reporting
  • Logistics
Work History
01/2020 to 12/2020 Material Handler Colfax Corporation | Houston, TX,
  • Prepared pallets of boxes for easy transportation between customer and storage locations.
  • Reviewed blueprints and job specifications to plan completion and estimate project costs.
  • Informed purchasing team of missing or damaged items immediately when unloading and receiving.
  • Kept storage areas organized, clean and secure to fully protect company assets.
  • Used hand-held scanners and physical logs to accurately track item movements.
  • Installed protective devices on or around products to prevent damage during transport.
  • Received and unpacked shipments and new equipment as directed.
  • Listened closely during team meetings to gain complete understanding of duties required for each shift, completing priority tasks first.
  • Quickly answered all job-related inquiries from supervisor and delivered updates on anticipated task completion times.
  • Performed cycle counts and inventory control to accurately track product levels.
  • Fastened documentation, including receipts, packing slips and bill of lading, to shipments leaving facility.
  • Operated equipment while observing standard safety procedures.
  • Packed items into appropriate containers for shipment.
  • Prepared and cleaned surfaces for rebuilding purposes by removing damaged tiles, bricks and mortar.
  • Read production orders, work orders, shipping orders and requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered or distributed.
  • Alerted supervisors and coworkers of hazards and other issues for quick resolutions.
  • Packed boxes by filling voids and arranging items to fit appropriately based on size, dimensions and weight.
  • Demonstrated and applied product knowledge of all company SKUs.
  • Attached identifying tags to containers to mark with identifying shipping information.
  • Managed warehouse operations and verified proper shipment procedures.
01/2019 to 10/2019 Quality Control Inspector Sgl Group | Valencia, CA,
  • Evaluated components and final products against quality standards and manufacturing specifications.
  • Completed precise measurements using special tools.
  • Monitored performance and generated reports detailing quality of product and defect rates.
  • Created and deployed best practices to improve efficiency and reduce defects.
  • Monitored production processes to gain understanding of problematic steps and rectify issues.
  • Reported repeated issues to supervisors and other departments, collaborating to identify issue roots and rectify problems.
  • Performed visual inspections and non-destructive tests where appropriate.
  • Checked color, shape, texture and grade of products and materials against established templates, charts and samples.
  • Disposed of unsound and unsafe materials, products and equipment to prevent inappropriate reuse.
  • Used hand tools, instruments, gauges and equipment to complete accurate measurements and noted results for official records.
  • Conducted tests and diagnostic procedures using tools such as analyzers, multimeters and power supplies.
  • Evaluated items to assign grades and marked quality level, rejection status or acceptance.
02/2018 to 10/2018 Grader Calavo Growers, Inc. | Garland, TX,
  • Removed items of inferior grades from production lines and collected for alternate use or disposal.
  • Detected abnormalities with visual inspections, hand-held instruments and basic physical tests.
  • Checked agricultural products from different producers to verify minimum quality standards and overall food safety.
  • Graded raw materials based on checklist of qualities, including color and number of visual defects.
  • Assessed livestock to compare condition, size and weight against company and government standards.
  • Identified and resolved problems affecting quality of work or safety of job site.
  • Complied with company policies and OSHA regulations to maintain safe working conditions.
01/2016 to 02/2018 Cashier Blain Supply, Inc. | Bloomington, IL,
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items and join reward programs to promote loyalty, satisfaction and sales numbers.
  • Reviewed and resolved differences between accounting information and cash drawer.
  • Processed POS transactions, including checks, cash and credit purchases or refunds.
  • Mentored new team members on POS system operation, customer service strategies and sales goals.
  • Arranged paper and electronic payment records to maintain well-organized fill systems and recordkeeping compliance.
  • Checked prices for customers and processed items sold by scanning barcodes.
  • Checked bills with counterfeit pens and examined coins to spot and refuse foreign currency.
  • Increased sales by offering advice on purchases and promoting additional products.
  • Assisted customers by answering questions and fulfilling requests.
  • Counted cash in register drawer at beginning and end of shift.
  • Promoted customer loyalty and consistent sales by delivering friendly service and knowledgeable assistance.
  • Educated customers on promotions to enhance sales.
  • Used cash registers and POS systems to request and record customer orders and compute bills.
  • Reconciled cash drawer at start and end of each shift, accounting for errors and resolving discrepancies.
  • Answered questions about store policies and concerns to support positive customer experiences.
  • Organized and reported on financial information to document payment histories and assist with sound financial accounting.
Expected in 05/2017 to to High School Diploma | Nueva High School, Lamont, CA, GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Nueva High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Material Handler
  • Quality Control Inspector
  • Grader
  • Cashier


  • High School Diploma

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