warehouse associate resume example with 4+ years of experience

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Authorized to work in the US for any employer. Hardworking Warehouse Associate commended as reliable and safety-conscious individual with 8 years of solid experience in warehouse operations. Proficient in operations of pallet movers, forklifts and swing-reach trucks. Expertise in shipping and receiving, loading and unloading trucks and order picking and packing. Proactive individual with great organizational skills. Energetic and responsible approach over 8 years working in fast-paced shipping environments. Trusted to handle high-value for fragile merchandise.

  • Shipping and receiving
  • Freight labeling
  • Product verification
  • Forklift certified
  • Material handling
  • Wrapping and boxing
  • Quality control
  • Warehouse operations
  • Inventory organization
  • Invoice verification
  • Materials handling and transport
  • Warehouse tools operation
  • Manual dock chain pulling
  • Material Safety Data Sheets
  • Pallet jacks
  • Forklifts
  • Time management
  • Warehouse best practices
  • RF scanner
  • Warehouse Management
  • Deadline-driven
  • Project management and process analysis
  • Process management
  • Manufacturing and warehouse procedures
  • Staging and sorting
  • Loading and unloading
  • Safety awareness
  • Communication and presentation
  • Warehouse picking
  • Inventory reporting
  • Basic math aptitude
  • Mediation expertise
  • Assessing performance
  • Administrative skills
  • PPE use
  • Data management
  • Friendly, positive attitude
Education and Training
DeVry University Kansas City, MO, Expected in N/A : Computer Engineering Technology - GPA :
Harrisonville High School Harrisonville, MO Expected in 06/2011 High school diploma or GED : - GPA :
  • Forklift Operator (1 year)
  • Order Filler (1 year)
  • Freight
  • RF Scanner
  • Order Picking
  • Pallet Jack
  • Order Picker
  • Materials Handling
  • Shipping & Receiving
  • Warehouse Experience Certifications and Licenses Forklift Certification
Horizon Global Corporation - Warehouse Associate
Plymouth, MI, 06/2020 - 05/2021
  • Tracked inventory, conducted cycle counts and audits and resolved issues to maintain accurate records.
  • Used pallet jacks to move items to and from different warehouse locations.
  • Moved boxes, containers and pallets with special-purpose equipment to meet demanding production targets.
  • Unloaded incoming products off trucks, sorted items in staging area and transported items to final storage locations.
  • Received deliveries, scanned packages and updated orders in internal database.
  • Examined incoming and outgoing shipments, rejected damaged items and appropriately recorded any discrepancies.
  • Examined packages and goods for damage and notified vendors of replacement needs.
  • Inventoried items with daily cycle counts and monthly audits and investigated discrepancies to maximize data accuracy.
  • Sustained zero-incident safety rating by monitoring usage of equipment and materials.
  • Logged unit quantities and entered data into inventory database.
  • Labeled customer packages to prevent unnecessary delays in loading and shipping of ordered goods.
  • Picked and prepared numerous daily shipments in controlled atmosphere warehouse environment.
  • Created new programs that resulted in increasing productivity and customer satisfaction.
Performance Food Group - Forklift Operator
Bennington, VT, 09/2018 - 04/2019
  • Transferred materials to and from warehouses, production lines and packaging lines.
  • Unloaded incoming items from trucks and rail cars and transported materials to staging area.
  • Maneuvered forklift over and around loaded pallets, boxes and other materials.
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Estimated weights, heights and centers of balance to make precise placements.
  • Relocated goods from dock area to appropriate storage locations.
  • Inspected lifts before use to prevent damage to goods.
  • Secured loads on pallets to minimize damage and worker injuries.
  • Drove industrial vehicles and equipment to transport goods and materials, load and unload designated trailers and route trucks.
Wegmans Food Markets - Overnight Stocker
Woodbridge, NJ, 03/2017 - 04/2018
  • Loaded and unloaded 2 delivery trucks or vans per hour to maintain store's inventory.
  • Reset merchandise throughout assigned section to give shelves and racks professional appeal.
  • Removed product from boxes and placed on shelves according to merchandising guidelines.
  • Completed daily cycle counts and monthly audits of specified segments to keep inventory current and accurate.
  • Verified invoices against delivered merchandise to check shipment accuracy.
  • Observed strict safety measures while stocking shelves to prevent falls and mishaps.
Aramark Corp. - Commissary Worker
Ashtabula, OH, 01/2014 - 08/2015
  • Packaged and stored food products appropriately for proper handling and preservation.
  • Maintained clean and sanitized work area in accordance with food safety guidelines, avoiding cross-contamination of raw and prepared food products.
  • Stored perishable food items in freezer or refrigerator to protect from spoilage.
  • Organized ingredients and restocked supplies to prepare for busy periods.
  • Cross-trained in other kitchen positions to support team and meet customer needs.
  • Resolved interpersonal conflicts by listening, finding common ground and building relationships.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
Zorrel International/Omni Apparel - Order Picker/Puller
City, STATE, 01/2015 - 04/2015
  • Picked products from designated locations using various tools and transferred to appropriate areas for further processing.
  • Used RF scanner to pick items from bins and complete orders.
  • Documented package information by completing associated paperwork, attaching labels and running barcodes with scanners.
  • Labeled boxes and placed in outbound collection areas.
  • Mentored newly hired employees on warehouse safety procedures and demonstrated proper operation of forklifts to avoid mishaps.
  • Operated warehouse equipment with caution and according to manufacturer instructions to reduce risk of accidents and malfunctions.
  • Reviewed orders for specialty codes to determine item locations in warehouse.
  • Picked up heavy objects using proper lifting techniques to avoid personal injuries.
  • Unloaded merchandise from delivery trucks quickly and efficiently.
  • Fulfilled orders quickly to accomplish challenging daily objectives.
  • Recognized by management for excellent skill and efficiency, while also maintaining quick service.
  • Created highly effective new receiving operations that significantly impacted efficiency and improved operations.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • DeVry University
  • Harrisonville High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Warehouse Associate
  • Forklift Operator
  • Overnight Stocker
  • Commissary Worker
  • Order Picker/Puller


  • N/A
  • High school diploma or GED

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