yard operator resume example with 1+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:

Hello, my name is JessicaClaireand I’m currently looking to change career paths. I was wondering if you may be hiring. As of now I’m working for a foundation’s drilling construction company.

Thank you!


  • Forklift certified
  • Invoice verification
  • Wrapping and boxing
  • Materials handling and transport
  • Product verification
  • Shipping and receiving
  • Inventory organization
  • Freight labeling
  • PPE use
  • Leadership
  • Team building
  • Time management
  • Decision-making
  • Troubleshooting
  • Organization
  • Truck loading
  • Diagnosing problems
  • Using chainsaws
  • Maintenance & Repair
  • Coordination
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Multitasking
  • Work ethic
  • Maintenance duties
  • Heavy equipment operator
  • Pre-operational equipment inspections
  • Project planning
Yard /Operator, 10/2019 to Current
Mccrossin Foundation’sCity, STATE,
  • Operated powered industrial trucks such as forklifts, cherry pickers and [Type] to move product around distribution center.
  • Verified count and condition of products to report overages, shortages and damages.
  • Conducted daily check on vehicle prior to shift start to identify mechanical defects.
  • Utilized yard management computer systems to input shift data.
  • Operated truck to transport trailers to and from DC docks for loading, unloading and storage purposes.
  • Executed dock operations by switching trailers and equipment to and from docks.
  • Maintained accurate records and logs and reported discrepancies immediately to [Job title].
  • Initiated yard checks to maintain inbound and outbound dock and staging areas.
  • Loaded material onto trucks and secured for transport.
  • Stacked pallets neatly to maintain organization of yard.
  • Followed corporate, departmental and regulatory operations and safety standards to minimize accidents and vehicle damage.
  • Worked with loaders and supervisor to move assigned trucks and trailers from one location to another.
  • Protected items by wrapping in cling film, padded moving blankets and tape.
  • Planned and followed most direct route to save time and mileage on company trucks.
  • Resolved conveyor system issues by clearing jams and blockages.
  • Unloaded cargo with mechanized equipment to enable receipt of pre-ordered inventory.
  • Culled knowledge of OSHA safety standards to communicate potential hazards and issues to [Job title].
  • Optimized project completion time by multitasking duties using heavy equipment.
  • Examined incoming and outgoing shipments, rejected damaged items and appropriately recorded any discrepancies.
  • Logged unit quantities and entered data within inventory database to facilitate records maintenance.
  • Followed customer instructions about placement of items and special considerations for handling.
  • Exceeded specific team goal by partnering with staff to share and implement best practices.
  • Counted inventory stock periodically, reporting totals to [Job title] for auditing.
  • Moved inventory items using forklift equipment safely to prevent accidents and mishaps.
  • Palletized boxes to streamline movement and shipment.
  • Ordered and replaced warehouse supplies stock and hand tools.
  • Transported more than [Number] materials pallets between storage and production areas each day.
  • Protected company inventory by maintaining and organizing storage areas.
  • Sorted cargo for accurate shipment to target locations, preventing unnecessary delays and promoting productivity.
  • Protected furniture by disassembling easily damaged parts, detaching headboards from bed frames and securing loose or unstable components.
  • Maintained [Type] and [Type] equipment using troubleshooting methods to keep functional for all shifts.
  • Performed repair work on [Type] equipment, notifying maintenance department of issues requiring more extensive repairs.
  • Sustained safety protocol with [Number]% incident rate by monitoring usage of equipment and materials.
  • Eliminated downtime to maximize revenue by providing top product and material delivery quality control.
  • Reported to [Job title], providing updates on anticipated task completion times to maintain timeline accountability.
  • Tracked parcel movement using hand-held scanners and daily production sheets to keep records accurate.
  • Contributed ideas on ways to improve or optimize warehousing procedures.
  • Juggled shift duties, prioritizing immediate tasks to streamline operations.
  • Attached documents, such as PO receipts, packing slips and bill of lading to outbound shipments.
  • Drove truck safely to deliver items in original condition to destination.
  • Assisted [Job title] with [Type] duties to maintain organizational efficiency.
  • Organized efficient daily work plans based on oral instructions and written directions to meet challenging objectives.
  • Organized and positioned product cases in produce warehouse and walk-in cooler.
  • Transported furniture and up to [Number] boxes using hand truck.
  • Tracked inventory, conducted cycle counts and audits and resolved issues to maintain accurate records.
  • Recognized defective material and reported issues to management to facilitate prompt resolution.
  • Disposed of debris and hazardous materials properly to avoid contamination.
  • Secured items in truck by strapping over protective padding.
  • Alerted purchasing team of shortages or damaged goods identified when unloading trucks.
  • Attached identifying tag or labels to materials or marked information on cases, bales, or other containers.
Shop /Maintenance Technician, to
Keane FracCity, STATE,
  • Performed general maintenance on machinery and equipment to prevent malfunctions.
  • Collaborated with building managers to assess ongoing needs and plan preventative maintenance schedules.
  • Diagnosed problems with mechanical and electrical systems and equipment using advanced troubleshooting abilities.
  • Diagnosed and repaired mechanical issues according to industry standards.
  • Maintained available parts, tools and materials inventory to respond to issues.
  • Repaired equipment and machinery, performing maintenance according to updated industry standards.
Shop /Forklift Operator, to
Appalachian Drilling ServicesCity, STATE,
  • Examined empty pallets for damage and moved pallets to proper storage areas.
  • Divided and sorted product shipments received using account information and shipping labels.
  • Stored and retrieved materials according to first-in/first-out principle.
  • Unloaded incoming items from trucks and rail cars and transported materials to staging area.
  • Transferred materials to and from warehouses, production lines and packaging lines.
  • Documented all tally sheets, slot changes, shuttle transfers and other paperwork.
  • Picked up warehouse debris and deposited waste into appropriate piles and stacked baled trash.
  • Complied with OSHA regulations, company policies and protocols to maintain safe and efficient operations.
  • Consistently met deadlines for loading trailers to meet departure deadlines.
  • Immediately reported any safety and quality issues to management.
  • Checked inbound and outbound products, inspected for damage and recorded product code dates.
  • Pulled and prepared product for shipment to guarantee loads of exact quantity and product type.
  • Filled out inspection logs at beginning of each shift.
  • Relocated goods from dock area to appropriate storage locations.
  • Estimated weights, heights and centers of balance to make precise placements.
  • Completed routine post and pre-operation inspections of forklifts and other heavy equipment.
  • Transported material to correct locations and documented inventory changes.
  • Logged weight and destination production data in detailed daily logs for management review.
  • Used equipment such as loaders, hand trucks, forklifts and cranes safely.
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Noted and recorded receipt of materials on drivers' paperwork.
  • Acted as spotter to alert forklift driver if products were slipping or falling.
  • Inspected lifts before use to prevent damage to goods.
  • 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.
  • Identified and troubleshot issues with equipment and completed basic repairs to restore functionality.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 2014 to Central Mountain High School - Mill Hall , Pa

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School Attended

  • Central Mountain High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Yard /Operator
  • Shop /Maintenance Technician
  • Shop /Forklift Operator


  • High School Diploma

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