material handler supervisor resume example with 15+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Organized Supervisor, experienced in coordinating workflow and delegating tasks. Works with upper management to resolve issues and advocates for employee needs. Promotes workplace safety through stringent enforcement of OSHA requirements. Skilled leader and project planner looking to advance into leading larger teams while assuming more responsibilities.

  • Database documentation
  • Budget controls
  • Safety standards
  • Mentoring and training
  • Planning production
  • Logistics oversight
  • Analytical
  • Supervision & leadership
  • Data management
  • People skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Problem resolution
  • Communication
Education and Training
Fox Valley Technical College Appleton, WI Expected in 12/2022 Associate of Applied Science : Supply Chain Management - GPA :
  • 2019-2022 - Dean's List
  • 2019-2022 - Honor Roll
  • 3.98 GPA
Fox Valley Technical College Appleton, WI Expected in 10/2014 Commercial Driver's License : - GPA :
Autokiniton - Material Handler Supervisor
Belleville, MI, 01/2021 - Current
  • Promoted safe working conditions by monitoring safety procedures and equipment.
  • Planned workflow, coordinated employee scheduling and assigned duties to maintain performance and accommodate fluctuating workloads.
  • Scheduled materials shipments and transportation for on-time delivery, reducing delays.
  • Monitored workers and reviewed completed work for proper performance.
  • Completed or assisted with difficult or skilled tasks.
  • Presented and explained work orders to team.
  • Resolved personnel problems, complaints and grievances, referring serious issues to higher-level supervisors.
  • Inspected equipment for wear, specifications adherence and issues.
  • Prepared and led staff training and instruction.
  • Reviewed supplies inventory levels and purchased necessary items.
  • Held staff meetings to share project information and address specific issues.
  • Estimated project materials, time and staffing requirements based on work orders and job specifications.
  • Conducted interviews, selected candidates and supported hiring processes to maintain staffing levels.
  • Reported employee time, job expenses and inspections results in work records.
Advantage Xpo - Material Specialist
Santa Clara, CA, 03/2019 - 01/2021
  • Analyzed new available materials and technologies for use suitability.
  • Maintained positive working relationship with fellow staff and management.
  • Sorted products and materials into predetermined sequences for production readiness.
  • Sorted products and materials into predetermined sequences for materials storage.
  • Encouraged and improved cross-department internal communication.
  • Utilized standard formulas to prepare measurement tables and conversion charts.
  • Noted changes during testing in project documentation.
  • Provided hands-on training and coaching for junior staff on office policies and regulations.
  • Recommended solutions for potential quality problems to increase productivity.
  • Lead "re-balance" activity requiring cross-functional communication between engineering, hourly production employees, hourly materials employees, and management.
  • Planned and executed multiple new process launches as well as process moves between facilities and within facilities.
Accuray Incorporated - Material Handler
Chesapeake, VA, 06/2007 - 03/2019
  • Utilized forklift to move inventory items.
  • Organized warehouse inventory according to warehouse plan.
  • Protected company inventory by maintaining and organizing storage areas.
  • Managed warehouse receiving, storing and shipping.
  • Observed inventory allocation to maintain material needs and production deadlines.
  • Coordinated incoming and outgoing shipments and placement of materials to meet scheduling requirements.
  • Worked with internal departments to locate missing packages and remedy incorrect deliveries.
Badger Federal Services - OTR Commercial Truck Driver
City, STATE, 10/2014 - 03/2015
  • Dropped off deliveries within scheduled timeframes.
  • Delivered products and freight to customers both locally and long distance.
  • Maintained accurate driving records to meet federal regulations and laws.
  • Demonstrated safe driving by observing road rules, exercising caution in unfamiliar areas and maintaining vehicle control.
  • Planned efficient routes and adjusted strategies based on current weather and traffic information.
  • Conducted vehicle inspections before and after every trip and performed minor repairs to keep truck functional.
  • Created highly effective new program that significantly impacted efficiency and developed new processes.
  • Led team in establishing PIT/PED safety committee, earning recognition from upper management.
  • Maintained production goals by allowing 0 part shortages while operating as the 2nd shift Materials Supervisor.
Activities and Honors
  • Leader of a strategic initiative project in 2019. (Women in Manufacturing) Raised $800 in donations to the Christine Anne center, while promoting diversity and inclusion.
  • Challenge coins awarded for PIT/PED safety team activities and operations review presentation.

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School Attended

  • Fox Valley Technical College
  • Fox Valley Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Material Handler Supervisor
  • Material Specialist
  • Material Handler
  • OTR Commercial Truck Driver


  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Commercial Driver's License

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