utility worker resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Forklift Operator offering nine years of experience in related roles. Hardworking and dedicated with unyielding work ethic. Commended for promoting workplace safety and implementing improved safety training protocols. I am a highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills. I am also a reliable forklift operator with strong ability in precision driving and forklift safety . Offering five years of order pulling in warehouse and nine years of forklift operating experience all together.

  • Clear Communication
  • Technical Documentation Interpretation
  • Troubleshooting and Diagnostics
  • Mechanical Repair
  • Equipment Dismantling
  • Heavy Object Lifting
  • Decision Making
  • Task Concentration
  • Problem Detection and Resolution
  • Perceptual Speed
  • Supply and Parts Ordering
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Heavy Lifting
  • Hand and Power Tool Operation
  • Physical Strength and Stamina
  • Loading and Unloading Procedures
  • Willing to Learn
  • Equipment Assembly
  • Visual Inspection
  • Workshop Crane Operation
  • Handheld Computers
  • Microsoft Office
Utility Worker, 09/2020 to 02/2023
Baptist Hospitals Of Southeast TexasBeaumont, TX,
  • Maintained clean, organized and fully stocked work areas for maximum efficiency.
  • Followed daily maintenance lists to keep work areas productive and operational.
  • Organized tools, equipment and supplies necessary to complete assignments.
  • Gathered and removed trash, debris and liquid waste.
  • Performed routine inspections of assigned areas, detecting necessary repairs or hazardous conditions.
  • Inspected finished work for quality and customer requirements.
  • Wore appropriate clothing, erected barricades and signage and used proper equipment and tools.
  • Completed detailed inspections on equipment to check safety and functionality.
  • Deep-cleaned machinery, vehicles and facility areas weekly.
  • Logged services provided in job ticket system.
  • Coordinated daily utility repair activities with teammates and supervisor.
  • Read meters and recorded customer consumption.
  • Implemented preventive maintenance practices and upheld equipment guidelines to avoid failures.
  • Repaired machines, equipment or structures using tools or equipment.
  • Implemented troubleshooting techniques to resolve issue.
  • Routinely inspected equipment for preventive and emergency maintenance needs.
  • Assembled, installed or repaired electrical or electronic components and pipe systems.
  • Adjusted devices or control instruments using hand tools, levels or straightedges.
  • Performed routine maintenance by inspecting drives, motors or belts.
  • Maintained or repaired specialized equipment or machinery.
  • Cleaned or lubricated shafts, bearings or other parts of machinery.
  • Ordered parts, supplies or equipment from catalogs or suppliers.
  • Recorded type and cost of maintenance or repair work.
  • Set up and operated machine tools to repair or fabricate jigs, fixtures or tools.
  • Diagnosed and corrected mechanical problems using blueprints, repair manuals or parts catalogs.
Finishing Machine Operator, 04/2018 to 08/2020
Sheridan Group Inc. CompanyLyme, NH,
  • Maintained work area safety and appearance, focusing on safety, organization and cleanliness.
  • Operated and set tools on various machines and kept machines running to required levels.
  • Trained new employees on company and safety standards, providing assistance and remediation with issues.
  • Understood and complied with plant environmental, health and safety, environmental and OSHA regulatory requirements.
  • Reviewed pieces to assess compliance and note defects.
  • Executed machine offsets and tool changes and troubleshot and cleared machine alarm conditions.
  • Equipped machines to meet or exceed target production output with low scrap numbers.
  • Repaired and adjusted tools and fixtures and assisted engineers with installation, start-up and debugging of new equipment.
  • Understood and followed oral and written directions.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Promoted high customer satisfaction by resolving problems with knowledgeable and friendly service.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Maintained updated knowledge through continuing education and advanced training.
Order Assembler (forklift), 05/2014 to 04/2018
Cooper TireCity, STATE,
  • Fulfilled orders quickly to accomplish challenging daily objectives.
  • Selected products and items from shelves and pallets for customer orders.
  • Picked products from designated locations using various tools and transferred to appropriate areas for further processing.
  • Picked up heavy objects using proper lifting techniques to avoid personal injuries.
  • Cleaned and organized aisles, work stations and floors to promote operational productivity.
  • Achieved productivity and accuracy standards to meet company guidelines.
  • Operated warehouse equipment with caution and according to manufacturer instructions to reduce risk of accidents and malfunctions.
  • Confirmed items picked for orders by keying codes into system.
  • Used RF scanner to load totes, pallets and carts onto trucks for customer delivery.
  • Carried or transported orders to shipping locations or delivery platforms with material handling equipment.
  • Read orders to ascertain catalog numbers, sizes and quantities of merchandise.
  • Packaged fragile items with protective padding to prevent damages during shipments.
  • Demonstrated great teamwork skills with staff members involved in production and transport.
  • Received and counted stock items, recording data manually or on computer for inventory purposes.
  • Inspected merchandise for wear or defects, disposing of damaged items as instructed by supervisors.
  • Read orders to obtain item numbers and located merchandise in bins or on shelves.
  • Operated forklift and pallet jack to transport heavy loads.
  • Packed products into designated boxes, taking care to protect items from damage or shifting during transport.
  • Printed accurate labels and applied to boxes, crates and containers prior to shipment.
  • Packaged items with appropriate materials to prevent damage during shipping.
  • Read orders to verify attributes and quantities of merchandise.
  • Stored and organized items in tool or supply rooms, allowing for easy retrieval.
  • Placed products on conveyors for final wrapping and shipment.
  • Stamped price tags on merchandise, referring to official price lists.
  • Set up advertising signs on shelves and counters to attract customers and promote sales.
  • Issued supplies, materials and products to team members based on information from requisitions.
  • Tracked outgoing orders to provide shipping status to customers.
  • Recommended disposal of obsolete stocks to write off unsellable items from inventory.
  • Kept work areas clean, neat and organized for optimal productivity and worker safety.
  • Packed and unpacked items, checking breakables before stocking on shelves.
Education and Training
: General Studies, Expected in to Itawamba Community College - Fulton, MS
  • Licensed forklift operator at Cooper Tire & Rubber Company - 2014-2023

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School Attended

  • Itawamba Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Utility Worker
  • Finishing Machine Operator
  • Order Assembler (forklift)


  • Some College (No Degree)

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