order selector forklift operator resume example with 1+ years of experience

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

Detail-oriented order selector with 10 years of warehouse industry experience. Expert in order selector with training in handheld scanner use and electric pallet jack/sit down forklift maintenance. Resourceful and punctual worker skilled at order selecting and streamlining processes for increased productivity. Proven skills in supporting warehouse operations by keeping accurate records and checking shipments. Detail-oriented in evaluating products, processing paperwork and coordinating movements around warehouse locations. Familiar with operating equipment such as sit down forklift and warehouse lead and staying on top of maintenance demands. Team-oriented Warehouse professional accustomed to streamlining shipping and receiving processes to increase overall efficiency. Industrious and dedicated with talents in team leadership and motivation. Energetic individual equipped to work hard in fast-paced, constantly changing environments. Talented and focused individual with over 10 years of expertise loading and unloading merchandise and operating warehouse equipment. Looking for Order Filler position with top-notch organization. Diligent Inventory Specialist with talent for working with diverse product lines and multiple store locations. Industrious Forklift Operator trained in all aspects of shipment inspections and transportation. Versed in using scanners and warehouse management systems (WMS) to promote safe and on-time shipment and delivery. Strong and robust individual comfortable lifting up to 50+ pounds and operating all job-related equipment such as shrink wrap machines. Hardworking Forklift Operator with advanced mechanical aptitude and problem solving skills. Efficient and organized worker possessing strong work ethic and drive to exceed goals. Certified in electric pallet jack/ sit down forklift paired with 10 years of hands-on experience handling warehouse duties. Vigilant Forklift Operator familiar with double pallet jack operations and maintenance. Skilled at efficiently moving materials across areas to help teams meet demanding objectives. Conversational bi-lingual abilities paired with 5+ years of experience. Dependable order-selector with history facilitating productivity and accuracy for on-time delivery. Well versed in operation and maintenance of industry-standard equipment. Highly trained Order Picker with strong performance record of high production in product selection and packing. Excellent level of accuracy in pick and pack, successfully meeting quotas in high production tempo. Supports shipping team with assistance palletizing, labeling and loading trucks. Energetic Order Picker offering background maintaining zero error database of packages while tracking large number of orders. Dedicated to sound safety practices and considered highly effective forklift operator. Astute, highly skilled in quality control, as well as sealing and labeling packages. Committed individual well-versed in mentoring newly hired warehouse personnel. Talented and focused individual with expertise loading and unloading merchandise and operating warehouse equipment.

  • Critical thinking
  • Compassion
  • Conflict resolution
  • Supervision
  • Analytical skills
  • Multitasking abilities
  • Planning and Coordination
  • Collaboration
  • Training & Development
  • Written Communication
  • Flexible & Adaptable
  • Self-motivated professional
  • Cultural awareness
  • Basic math
  • Order Picking and Processing
  • Materials Handling
  • Forklift Operation
  • Optimizing Efficiency
  • Inventory Staging
  • RFID Tracking
  • Material Inventory
  • Safe driver
  • Safety standards and protocols
  • Shipping and receiving
  • CPR training
  • Team Player
  • Shipping Documentation
  • Material packaging
  • General laborer
  • Lifts up to 50 pounds
  • Documentation
  • OSHA-trained
  • Warehouse operations
  • Packing and scanning
  • Assembly line experience
  • Shipping and receiving expert
  • Route logs
Whittier Adult School Whittier, CA Expected in 01/2021 GED : - GPA :
Work History
Cargill, Inc. - Order Selector/Forklift Operator
Fresno, CA, 07/2020 - 10/2021
  • Used strapping and bracing techniques combined with proper balancing to prevent load shifting.
  • Removed debris and waste materials from machinery to reduce possibility of clogs and malfunctions.
  • Unloaded and stacked materials by raising and lowering lifting devices.
  • Transported goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
  • Coordinated team member movements based on current needs, avoiding safety concerns or delays.
  • Monitored production schedule to keep proper amount of inventory on hand.
  • Inspected equipment for defects and performed repairs or maintenance tasks.
  • Prevented waste when transferring materials between transport containers and processing equipment.
  • Removed orders from storage, wrapped and staged for shipments.
  • Updated daily logs with production data such as weights, destinations and delivery times to keep management current on team activities.
  • Unloaded materials and goods at designated locations for best project availability.
  • Changed out forklift batteries and connected batteries to battery charger.
  • Verified functionality of forklifts through performance of preventive maintenance and effective troubleshooting of malfunctions.
  • Wrapped pallets in plastic wrap and attached merchandise tags to prepare for shipping.
  • Coordinated with other lift truck drivers and production personnel to process orders efficiently.
  • Operated all loaders, electric pallet jack and forklift equipment safely and efficiently to prevent damage to items and avoid injuries.
  • Received cargo by lifting and moving it using hand trucks and pallet jacks.
  • Packed items into appropriate containers for shipment.
  • Monitored area for pedestrian and vehicular traffic while operating various types of equipment.
  • Communicated with floor managers to determine merchandise placement.
  • Streamlined packing procedures by keeping detailed track of over 20 pounds of food/ cold produce daily stock packing and identifying areas for improvement
  • Inspected incoming and outgoing shipments to verify accuracy and prevent errors
  • Moved boxes and organized aisles to open up floor space and enable forklift operators to move freely through warehouse
  • Entered package information into company's computer system
  • Trained new warehouse employees on safety procedures and provided updated safety manuals for review purposes
  • Reduced fulfillment errors by using RF scanners to quickly pick items to proper bins
  • Boosted team performance by moving materials with forklifts, cranes and other equipment.
  • Completed inventory cycle counts and documented all information in (Warehouse management systems) WMS reports to give to inventory control management.
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed mechanical issues, completed basic repairs and conducted preventive maintenance actions to keep equipment functional.
Arrow Electronics Inc, - Warehouse Lead
New Jersey, NJ, 06/2020 - 10/2021
  • Used hand-held scanners and physical logs to accurately track item movements.
  • Followed verbal and written instructions to properly move and ship products.
  • Collaborated with management to implement new initiatives and policies and achieve benchmarks for production, quality and safety.
  • Acted as liaison between company departments and warehouse teams.
  • Managed resource allocation and scheduling of employees.
  • Delivered updates on anticipated task completion times.
  • Managed day-to-day operations of warehouse, freight and parcel shipments, returns and transfers.
  • Safely transported hazardous items using electric pallet jack equipment avoiding accidents and mishaps.
  • Managed scheduling and task delegation for 25+ member warehouse team.
  • Adhered to industry best practices for warehousing, material handling and documentation.
  • Prevented load shifting or damage by using bracing and strapping techniques.
  • Promoted safety policies and practices among personnel, enforcing appropriate handling and use of equipment and products.
  • Removed debris and hazardous materials from packing area to avoid contamination.
  • Maintained top performance standards while working in hot warehouse environment.
  • Oversaw warehouse staff and maintained efficiency in fast-paced environment.
  • Double checked records, daily reports and inventory transactions to identify and correct variances.
Simplified Labor Staffing Solutions/ Menasha - Machine Operator
City, STATE, 12/2019 - 01/2020
  • Manually set up machinery, lathes and grinders.
  • Followed tooling instructions and product specifications to determine and implement operational sequences.
  • Calibrated, tested, and adjusted machine settings or controls in preparation for production operations.
  • Monitored machines during operation to detect sounds of malfunction or excessive vibration and adjusted machines to eliminate problems.
  • Set up and operated various machine tools and jigs to produce precision parts.
  • Set up and ran machinery to produce exceptional products for industrial needs.
  • Fabricated new and repaired defective components, using lathes and 3D printers.
  • Kept detailed production records and identified hold-ups
  • Complied with company and OSHA safety rules and regulations
  • Operated machining equipment safely with team of operators
  • Set appropriate stops and guides to specified lengths as indicated by scale, rule or template
  • Updated daily production logs and informed management of production incidents or non-conformance issues
  • Used CNC and manual equipment to perform rough and finishing machining, working with tin, sheet iron and sheet copper
  • Assessed equipment after each production run and performed preventive maintenance to keep machines running smoothly
  • Set accurate feed rates and trimming protocols to maintain efficient production and meet schedule demands
  • Tended operating machinery to identify equipment malfunctions and locate sources of product defects
  • Identified malfunctions or failures by routinely monitoring and analyzing equipment operations
  • Maintained equipment performance by lubricating and cleaning components

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School Attended

  • Whittier Adult School

Job Titles Held:

  • Order Selector/Forklift Operator
  • Warehouse Lead
  • Machine Operator


  • GED

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