Yard Worker resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Dedicated worker with history of meeting company goals utilizing consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand. Reliable employee seeking open warehouse position. Offering excellent communication and good judgment. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

  • Work Organization and Prioritization
  • Overhead Cranes
  • Heavy Machinery Operation
  • Production Efficiency
  • Team Leader
  • Production Lines
  • Physical Labor
  • OSHA Standards
  • Workflow Efficiency
Work History
Yard Worker, 12/2019 - 03/2020
Sunroc Corp. Bloomington, UT,
  • Tracking incoming material on inventory tracking sheets and labeling all stored inventory.
  • Conducted general clean up of entire yard and to maintain safe working environment.
  • Checked equipment for safety and functionality before operating.
  • Operated yard truck throughout the facility
Warehouse Forklift Operator, 10/2015 - 12/2017
Aaron's, Inc Fresno, CA,
  • Built pallets and loads for partial and mixed pallets, wrapped finished pallets, and staged pallets and loads into truck when ready for shipment.
  • Received products using frequency scanners, unloaded shipments from trucks and fulfilled and organized orders to streamline customer delivery processes.
  • Worked with racking systems and loaded or unloaded pallets, pulling and placing pallets on or off of vertical product racking systems and trucks, maximizing storage by stacking products vertically.
  • Transported stowed product inventory to various locations throughout unit, labeling and replenishing inventory items, making boxes and loading and unloading trailers to keep stock in proper condition.
  • Maneuvered forklift safely in congested and confined areas using skill and technique.
  • Turned in paperwork outlining orders for inspection before loading, marking load tickets for out of stock items, withholding or completing orders as necessary and inspecting trucks before departure.
  • Unloaded and stacked materials by raising and lowering lifting devices.
  • Boosted team performance by moving materials with forklifts, cranes and other equipment.
  • Wrapped pallets in plastic wrap and attached merchandise tags to prepare for shipping.
  • Transported goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
  • Communicated with floor managers to determine merchandise placement.
  • Removed orders from storage, wrapped and staged for shipments.
  • Packed items into appropriate containers for shipment.
  • Manually counted Number of picked and packaged orders for any loss.
  • Received cargo by lifting and moving it using hand trucks and pallet jacks.
  • Unloaded materials and goods at designated locations for best project availability.
  • Used strapping and bracing techniques combined with proper balancing to prevent load shifting.
  • Operated all loaders and equipment safely and efficiently to prevent damage to items and avoid injuries.
  • Updated daily logs with production data such as weights, destinations and delivery times to keep management current on team activities.
  • Monitored production schedule to keep proper amount of inventory on hand.
  • Completed inventory cycle counts and documented all information and reports to give to superviser.
  • Updated tracking systems to document movements and determine proper area for storage.
  • Drove forklift to move large quantities of merchandise.
Lead Operator, 05/2012 - 01/2014
Wood Plc Tallahassee, FL,
  • Supported management decision-making by compiling operational and production data into daily logs.
  • Assigned tasks to team members based upon individual strengths and experience.
  • Properly set up machines at beginning of each shift and verified function.
  • Tended equipment during operation and monitored readouts to determine areas of concern and quickly correct problems.
  • Performed safety checks on machines and production equipment.
  • Extended life of equipment and maintained consistent performance with regular cleaning, lubrication and basic maintenance.
  • Calibrated each machine at beginning of each shift.
  • Prevented personnel injuries during plant maintenance by practicing diligent lockout-tagout processes.
  • Instituted positive work environment for team members through effective inquiry response, delivery of constructive feedback and professional engagement.
  • Used overhead crane and forklift machinery, closely following all corporate and manufacturer procedures and slashed safety mishaps by 0%.
  • Examine machinery equipment on daily basis and adjusted monitoring controls to maintain system integrity and peak operations.
  • Determine issues related to machinery and conducted timely repair work to keep equipment up and running.
  • Thoroughly documented all plant activities in daily logs and detailed concerns and issues prior to distributing reports to supervisors.
  • Set up machines to start production cycles and controlled machine settings.
  • Fed raw materials into machines.
  • Efficiently read and interpreted blueprints.
  • Kept accurate records of defective units or products.
  • Used overhead crane to carry tons of finished product to various departments for testing and storage inside facility. Use forklift to store material outside in facility yard.
GED: , Expected in
Houston Community College - Houston, TX

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School Attended

  • Houston Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Yard Worker
  • Warehouse Forklift Operator
  • Lead Operator


  • GED

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