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

Reliable forklift operator, offering over 10 years of experience refilling and rotating items to maintain well-stocked inventory. Methodical individual well-versed in cataloging and coding invoices, examining merchandise and attaching and changing price tags on items. Comfortable lifting up to 90 pounds and training new staff in proper procedures.

Diligently coordinates all warehouse activities to keep products moving quickly and meet continuous shipping demands. Highly organized, with good program management and team-building abilities focused on maximizing efficiency and performance. Proven track record of enforcing best practices in fast-paced environments.

  • Budget controls
  • Customer care
  • Production Waste Control
  • Logistics
  • Supplies inventory
  • Safety standards
  • Planning production
  • Time management
  • Customer service
Education and Training
Ogdensburg Free Academy Ogdensburg, NY Expected in 06/1999 GED : - GPA :
Flambeau Inc - Warehouse Manager
Sharon Center, OH, 04/2019 - 08/2020
  • Managed day-to-day shipping and receiving, typically overseeing more than a couple hundred packages in 24-hour period.
  • Monitored equipment for signs of mechanical issues and organized repairs to maintain functionality.
  • Organized warehouse design to maximize space for stock while allowing for high volume traffic zones.
The Hershey Company - Forklift Operator
Sacramento, CA, 05/1999 - 08/2020
  • Maneuvered forklift over and around loaded pallets, boxes and other materials.
  • Transferred materials to and from warehouses, production lines and packaging lines.
  • Unloaded incoming items from trucks and transported materials to staging area.
  • Consistently met deadlines for loading trailers to meet departure deadlines.
  • Drove industrial vehicles and equipment to transport goods and materials, load and unload designated trailers and route trucks.
  • Identified and troubleshot issues with equipment and completed basic repairs to restore functionality.
  • Filled out inspection logs at beginning of each shift.
  • Complied with OSHA regulations, company policies and protocols to maintain safe and efficient operations.
  • Used equipment such as loaders, hand trucks, forklifts and cranes safely.
  • Divided and sorted product shipments received using account information and shipping labels.
  • Estimated weights, heights and centers of balance to make precise placements.
  • Acted as spotter to alert forklift driver if products were slipping or falling.
  • Logged weight and destination production data in detailed daily logs for management review.
  • Transported material to correct locations and documented inventory changes.
  • Tied and secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Sustained forklift functionality by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns and performing preventive maintenance.
  • Immediately reported any safety and quality issues to management.
  • Relocated goods from dock area to appropriate storage locations.
  • Secured loads on pallets to minimize damage and worker injuries.
  • Pulled and prepared product for shipment to guarantee loads of exact quantity and product type.
  • Recorded count and condition of all cargo received.
  • Checked inbound and outbound products, inspected for damage and recorded product code dates.
  • Contributed to profitability by training new employees on safe, efficient use of forklift equipment and through troubleshooting machines to maintain optimal performance and limit overtime cost.
  • Inspected lifts before use to prevent damage to goods.
  • Picked up warehouse debris and deposited waste into appropriate piles and stacked baled trash.
  • Examined empty pallets for damage and moved pallets to proper storage areas.
  • Weighed materials and recorded weights on tags, labels and production schedules.
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Completed routine post and pre-operation inspections of forklifts and other heavy equipment.
  • Communicated with team members to coordinate efficient and accurate movements.
  • Noted and recorded receipt of materials on drivers' paperwork.
  • Stored and retrieved materials according to first-in/first-out principle.
Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation - Laborer Operator
San Francisco, CA, 08/2016 - 09/2018
  • Operated overhead lifts to move heavy and bulky work materials.
  • Worked closely with plant managers and supervisor to design effective construction schedules, maintaining customer satisfaction and meeting deadlines.
  • Followed plans, orders and technical specifications to complete accurate work that met project specifications, codes, and quality standards.
  • Used organizational skills to meet productivity requirements.
Losordo Foods - Operator
City, STATE, 07/2011 - 04/2015
  • Set up machines for various jobs to maintain compliance with manufacturing thresholds and waste reduction initiatives.
  • Maintained correct temperature, levels and pressures on process systems and equipment.
  • Practiced safe lockout-tagout procedures to prevent injury to personnel during maintenance procedures.
  • Put completed products into packages and moved to staging locations.
  • Cleaned and lubricated equipment on regular schedules to maintain life of machinery and achieve consistent operations.
  • Reviewed documentation and work order requirements.

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