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stand up forklift operator resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary

Forklift Operator, Safety-oriented, Reliable, Flexible Forklift Driver and knowledgeable about proper handling of heavy machinery, including pallet jacks, cherry pickers and forklifts. Works well independently and as part of team. Enthusiastic about working in team-based settings to accomplish challenging objectives. . Knowledge of shipping and receiving procedures with 10+ years of equipment operation experience and 23 years of the transportation of products.

Skills
  • Shipping and receiving experience
  • Team Player
  • Warehouse operations
  • Forklift Operation
  • Materials handling
  • Safety standards and protocols
  • Order picking and staging
  • Inventory staging
  • Shipping Documentation
  • CPR training
  • Sit Down And Narrow aisle stand up high lift , very narrow aisle fork lift, order picker fork lifts , pallet jacks electric and manual jacks
Education
Midland High School Midland, MI Expected in 1979 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Work History
Kehe Food Distributors - Stand-Up Forklift Operator
Aurora, CO, 03/1987 - 05/2000
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time
  • Used strapping and bracing techniques combined with proper balancing to prevent load shifting
  • Received cargo by removing it from trucks by hand
  • Worked in team environment to maintain high levels of productivity
  • Maneuvered forklift safely in congested and confined areas using horn and keeping safety in mind at all times
  • Stacked merchandise on both partial and full pallets and removed empty pallets
  • Operated stand up and sit down forklifts to transport materials and equipment
  • Removed orders from storage, wrapped and staged for shipments
  • Cleaned warehouse areas to maintain safety and efficiency
  • Received cargo by lifting and moving it using hand trucks and pallet jacks
  • Completed daily forklift safety checklists
  • Completed regular checks of incoming freight in staging area each day
  • 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
  • Removed plastic and straps from pallets to facilitate unloading
  • Organized and secured stored materials and parts in designated area
  • Examined shipments for quality and accuracy
  • Placed overstocked items in temporary storage
  • Communicated with floor managers to determine merchandise placement
  • Kept accurate records of all incoming and outgoing shipments
  • Moved pallets of merchandise using electric forklifts and electric pallets
  • Located proper slots on storage racks and set pallets in place with forklift
  • Unloaded trucks and moved materials to staging area
  • Manually counted Number of picked and packaged orders for any loss
  • Reported damage to racks, faulty equipment and other safety hazards to supervisor for remediation
  • Checked items against documentation for accuracy
Fort Transfer - Owner/Operator Truck Driver
Madisonville, KY, 02/2017 - 03/2020
  • Inspected vehicle and equipment before and after every trip to monitor routine wear and identify larger maintenance issues
  • Operated with safety and skill to avoid accidents and delays
  • Completed basic maintenance and minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly
  • Reported driving hours and needed data into shift logs for submission to Continuum, maintaining high level of accuracy and detail
  • Maintained safe driving record by observing all road rules, remaining cautious and alert in unfamiliar areas and keeping control of vehicle at all times
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements
  • Presented clean, neat appearance during every shift to uphold professional company presence
  • Contacted Continuum to report discrepancies and other incidents and determine best methods for resolution
  • Minimized delays by planning and adjusting routes to account for changing weather and traffic conditions
  • Demonstrated safe driving by following all regulations and safety procedures, resulting in zero accidents over 3 years
  • Clearly communicated with dispatchers, giving updated information, including estimated times of arrival and latest road conditions
  • Completed preventive maintenance checks and basic repairs to vehicles
Fort Transfer - Owner/Operator Truck Driver
Magnolia, AR, 03/2016 - 01/2017
  • Operated with safety and skill to avoid accidents and delays
  • Maintained telephone and radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions
  • Reported driving hours and location data into shift logs for submission to company, maintaining high level of accuracy and detail
  • Maintained safe driving record by observing all road rules, remaining cautious and alert in unfamiliar areas and keeping control of vehicle at all times
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements
  • Presented clean, neat appearance during every shift to uphold professional company presence
  • Minimized delays by planning and adjusting routes to account for changing weather and traffic conditions
  • Clearly communicated with dispatchers and, giving updated information, including estimated times of arrival and latest road conditions
  • Completed preventive maintenance checks and basic repairs to vehicles
Fort Transfer - Owner/Operator Truck Driver
Manitowoc, WI, 10/2011 - 11/2015
  • Spoke professionally with customers regarding complaints, gathering all necessary information to make educated decisions and address issues
  • Operated with safety and skill to avoid accidents and delays
  • Maintained telephone and radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions
  • Reported driving hours and needed data into shift logs for submission to company, maintaining high level of accuracy and detail
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements
  • Presented clean, neat appearance during every shift to uphold professional company presence
  • Contacted dispatcher to report freight incidents and determine best methods for resolution
  • Minimized delays by planning and adjusting routes to account for changing weather and traffic conditions
  • Completed annual inspections and maintenance actions, as well as basic equipment repairs, to keep equipment operating at peak levels
  • Completed preventive maintenance checks and basic repairs to vehicles

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Midland High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Stand-Up Forklift Operator
  • Owner/Operator Truck Driver
  • Owner/Operator Truck Driver
  • Owner/Operator Truck Driver

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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