Cargo Handler Resume Samples

Airlines usually hire a Cargo Handler to take responsibility for overseeing the movement of cargo and its safety. The job description includes loading, unloading, and securing cargo, and also to ensure the safety of cargo. Typical work activities seen on a Cargo Handler Resume include the following – transferring cargo into airplanes, directing ground crew in loading, unloading, securing and staging cargo or baggage, performing pre-flight and post-flight aircraft checks, computing weight and balance of cargo, operating variety of equipment including forklifts, baggage tugs and conveyors; and briefing passengers on emergency or safety procedures.

The most sought-after skills include – physical strength, ability to work under extreme weather conditions, integrity, knowledge of government regulations and company safety procedures; strong communication and familiarity in using all types of equipment. Employers pick resumes that highlight a high school diploma or GED and on-the-job training.

 

Cargo Handler Resume example

Cargo Handler Resume

Objective : To obtain a position in which customer service experience, outgoing personality, people skills and team player attitude will be a contributing asset to assist in building a greater efficient and productive team.

Skills : Bilingual, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Learned how to keep speed and manage the time limit while sorting packages.
    2. Learned how to place package after package. maintaining constant speed while making sure numbers were hit.
    3. Unloaded packages from shipping canisters and placed on appropriate conveyors based on contents, weight, size, and shape.
    4. Coordinated with managers, team leaders, and material handlers to successfully process special items.
    5. Performed other related duties, including sanitation.
    6. Designated "Line Captain" and functioned in a leadership role in the absence of, or as required to by Team Leader.
    7. Work well independently and as a team to load and unload packages on and off conveyor belts Have the capabilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Cargo Handler I Resume

Objective : Built two houses in high school in a program at the career center learned how to build an entire house from the foundation up. Then moved to truck driving at Signal Peak Energy Mine.

Skills : Carpentry, Truck driver, Loader operator.

Description :

    1. Ensures the use of safety procedures when handling packages.
    2. Load/unload aircraft containers and company vehicles in a safe manner.
    3. Locates sorting information on packages using trackers, scans and sorts packages according to service type and destination.
    4. Scans packages according to the prescribed procedure, and remains current on cosmos tracking methods and shipping requirements.
    5. Scans material for system records match, packaging and obvious physical damage/defects.
    6. Manual secondary: manually sorts packages/documents to appropriate slide, line belt, and container for final distribution.
    7. Responsible for accurately loading and unloading customer's products.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associates Of Arts


Cargo Handler II Resume

Headline : Working for Ingram Micro Mobility as a temporary triage technician, was a sales associate at Radio Shack and also was a cargo handler for Aviation.

Skills : Leadership, Hard Working.

Description :

    1. Reads air waybill, bills of landing or freight manifest to determine the items to be moved, gathered or distributed.
    2. Conveys freight from receiving areas to storage or to other designated areas with forklift or transporter.
    3. Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as consignee or destination.
    4. Sorts and stores dangerous goods in proper area Fill requisitions, work orders or requests for materials, tools or other stock items and distributes items to other locations.
    5. Opens bales, crates, and other containers for break down.
    6. Records counts of items received or distributed. Followed proper disposable methods per company policy.
    7. Weighs and counts items for distribution within warehouse to ensure conformance to company standards and air waybill.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Climate Science

Cargo Handler/Analyst Resume

Objective : Processed weekly payroll for as many as associates; recruited and interviewed potential associates; managed benefit enrollment; trained new associates; ran new hire orientation.

Skills : Fork Lift Operator, Basic Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Opened cargo containers and unwrapped contents and verified contents against invoices.
    2. Retrieve stored items and traced lost shipments as necessary.
    3. Advised clients on transportation and payment methods and arranged insurance for goods.
    4. Contacted vendors and claims adjustment departments in order to resolve problems with shipments and contacted service depots to arrange for repairs.
    5. Attached address labels, identification codes, and shipping instructions to containers.
    6. Routed received goods to the first available flight and to appropriate storage areas and departments, using forklifts, hand trucks, and other equipment.
    7. Entered shipping information into a computer by hand and by using a hand-held scanner.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
GED

Jr. Cargo Handler Resume

Objective : Diligent motivated and extremely competent employee who is a well-organized worker. Demonstrates strong time management and prioritization skills.

Skills : Java, Java script, Arm Assembly.

Description :

    1. Fredericksburg, VA 22406 Supervisor: Lasjon Adams Cargo Handler- Assisted in unloading, sorting, and distributing cargo.
    2. Maneuvered heavy machinery in order to fulfill tasks.
    3. Moved freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas by hand or using trucks, forklifts or other equipment.
    4. Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
    5. Stacked cargo in locations as directed, using pallets or cargo boards.
    6. Recorded numbers of units handled or moved, using daily production sheets or work tickets.
    7. Maintained equipment storage areas to ensure that inventory is protected.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Cargo Handler/Technician Resume

Objective : Team-focused individual experienced in challenging children and adults to develop their academic, athletic and social skills. Proficient in creating learning environments that not only teach sports.

Skills : Machine Operator, Sanitation packer stacker.

Description :

    1. Responsible for transporting freight from various airlines using an electric or propane tug vehicle.
    2. Ensured manifests are in compliance with federal regulations.
    3. Handled freight to ensure the security of merchandise as well as loss prevention.
    4. Loaded trucks utilizing a sit-down forklift.
    5. Read manifest to ensure proper breakdown of ULD pallet (metal skid) to corresponding pallets, depending on the destination while in a fast-paced environment.
    6. Obtained an LAX badge with privileged driving and customs seal.
    7. Practiced safety policies on designated taxiways, maintaining awareness of surroundings while driving through high volumes of aircraft.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Cargo Handler/Representative Resume

Summary : Interested in a position where may utilize experience to obtain an entry-level position within organization.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Security.

Description :

    1. Certified in 3k, 5k, 7k, and 20k Forklifts. Snow Plow, K-loader, T-loader, De-Ice, Belt Loader, Tug and Aircraft Marshaling Certified.
    2. New Hire Trainer - work with new hires on proper safety techniques, crew responsibilities, and operational policies and procedures.
    3. Loading and unloading of Aircraft and Trucks in a timely manner to meet customer needs and company goals.
    4. Excellent communication, team building, and problem-solving skills.
    5. Crew Leader - possess the ability to train, motivate, lead and fill in Supervisor.
    6. Homeland security background check completed.
    7. Insured that proper cargo container is delivered to the proper location.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Sr. Cargo Handler Resume

Summary : Partnership with Elwood Staffing Agency and working for Ingram Micro Mobility as a temporary triage technician, was a sales associate at Radio Shack and also was a cargo handler for Menzies Aviation.

Skills : Customer Service, Communication Skills, Cash Handling.

Description :

    1. Insured that proper cargo containers are delivered to the proper location.
    2. Insured all that work is done in a timely manner.
    3. Followed all safety guidelines per company policy Able to problem solve and involve proper management.
    4. Disposed of all foreign object debris in proper disposing containers.
    5. Followed proper disposable methods per company policy.
    6. Put customer orders using numbers Accomplishments None Skills Used Being able to keep orders together.
    7. Loading ULD to the plane, Accomplishments learns new knowledge.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
General Education

Asst. Cargo Handler Resume

Objective : To obtain a position as a full time or part time employee that will enable to utilize facilities worker skills, educational background, and capability to work good with group.

Skills : Forklift operation, Great customer service skills.

Description :

    1. Lifting heavy objects and boxes. Loading and unloading objects from the trucks.
    2. Ensuring that all cargo is kept safe until time to load.
    3. Ensuring that the cargo is moved to where it ought on time.
    4. Tagging the luggage for easy identification as to the specific destination of the luggage.
    5. People smile when they're madly working hard and fast.
    6. Selected products for specific routes according to pick sheets.
    7. Unloaded, picked, staged and loaded products for shipping.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Cargo Handler Resume

Objective : Detail-oriented and organized Transportation Logistics Coordinator offers comprehensive background in transportation management. Expert in transportation operations, waste prevention.

Skills : Forklift Driver, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Cargo Handler Transported luggage and cargo to various airport locations.
    2. Directed ground crews in the loading and unloading of aircraft cargo Baggage.
    3. Issued landing and take-off authorizations.
    4. Controlled arriving, departing and transitioned aircraft at the airport.
    5. Sorted cargo before loading and unloading.
    6. Operated forklifts and other heavy machinery safely.
    7. Swept floors and stored equipment at the end of each shift.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Cargo Handler Resume

Summary : Team-focused individual experienced in challenging children and adults to develop their academic, athletic and social skills. Proficient in creating learning environments that not only teach sports.

Skills : Forklift certification, Walky rider.

Description :

    1. Processed customer paperwork and shipping information.
    2. Prepared, palletized, and/or broke down cargo as needed.
    3. Make sure paperwork related to the cargo was accurate.
    4. Assured proper handling and delivery of cargo. Loaded/unloaded air cargo from/to vehicles/trucks.
    5. Cleaned and swept warehouse, disposed of garbage.
    6. Maintained safe operation of warehouse vehicles and equipment.
    7. Disposed of all foreign object debris in proper disposing containers.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Physical Education