Dock Worker Resume Samples

The job role of a Dock Worker is to work in a warehouse and assist in the process of unloading cargo from ships. The Common work activities listed on the Dock Worker Resume include the following – placing materials on pallets, keeping dock area clean, operating special equipment, transferring goods safely, installing gangways, keeping track of cargo inventory, taking charge of cargo inspection, detecting defective or damaged items; keeping the facility clean and fully functional. The job description also includes tasks such as – ensuring the ship that comes into the port safely, maintaining dock facilities, and double checking security measures.

The workers working at the Dock should demonstrate physical stamina, strength, accuracy, and attention to details. In addition, the following skills are as well needed – versatility in using the advanced latest equipment, ability to adhere to safety protocols, and experience in using gangway, forklift, moorings, and cargo sheets. A formal degree is not required; however, a high school diploma or GED is preferred.

 

Dock Worker Resume

Summary : Forklift Operator/Dock Worker with 9 years of experience aims to get the task done in a timely and safe manner. Very strong work ethic. Very high motivation to get the provided task done. Ability to understand how something works, and why it may not be working correctly. Able to troubleshoot problems with ease. To ensure my ability to adapt and adjust to new situations while exploring my desired career field. To present previous experience while expressing a willingness to learn and grow in that area.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Warehouse, Machine Operator, Chaining, Strapping, and Tarping

Description :

  • Unloading of customers items, heavy lifting 100+lbs, large scale operating (20,000lbs), torch cutting of metal, sorting of metals to be shipped for recycling.
  • Accurately recording weights of metals purchased and generate receipts for customers of items purchased.
  • Installing protective bracing, padding and strapping to prevent shifting and damage to items during transport.
  • Accurately recording weights of metals purchased and generate receipts for customers of items purchased.
  • Locating proper slots on storage racks and set pallets in place with forklift.
  • Moving pallets of merchandise using electric forklifts and electric pallets.
  • Moving freight, stock and other materials to and from storage and production areas and loading docks.
  • Loading products weighing up to 52,000 pounds onto trailers for delivery.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
License


Inbound Dock Worker Resume

Objective : Over two years of experience as a Dock Worker/Fork Lift Operator seeking a warehouse associate position where demonstrated skills in warehousing can be used to increase profitability and growth. To obtain a position within a company that will utilize my skills and talents. While growing within the company becoming a successful team member.

Skills : Machine Operator, Forklift Operator, Sales, Maintenance, Packaging

Description :

  • Installed protective bracing for shipping/receiving, padding/strapping to prevent shifting damages to items during transport/delivery.
  • Unloaded, picked, packed, staged/loaded products for shipping by using a forklift.
  • Counted bills/invoices to kept control of them in the shipping and receiving department.
  • Unload any containers that contain shipments and stack on pallets with the date and sender.
  • Pushed completed orders forward, fill out any paperwork, inventory, and keeping receiving area in a neat orderly way while maintaining a safe work area.
  • Loaded and unloaded boats from dry stacks, prepared boats for customers to depart from docks, preparing boats for restacking upon arrival to docks.
  • Opened containers and inspected, if applicable, before loading and unloading.
  • Prevented workplace accidents by encouraging safe working practices and preserving company equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Dock Worker Lead Resume

Headline : Dock Worker Lead with 6 years as a certified forklift operator including 2 years of hostler certification. Great communication skills and highly experienced with computer programs. Able to instruct individuals including teams to meet company goals. To obtain a permanent position with a company that has opportunities for advancement. Seeking a responsible and challenging position in an industry where my extensive skills and knowledge can be utilized. A position that offers professional growth opportunities where my strengths can excel.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Forklift Operator, Warehouse Worker, Forward Thinking, Problem Solver

Description :

  • Loading and unloading freight on trailers using a motorized forklift, pallet jack or manually in compliance with state and federal DOT guidelines.
  • Transporting self and/or freight continuously throughout the service center on non-forgiving surfaces.
  • Utilizing the dockyard management system to consistently monitor freight shipment locations throughout the service center.
  • Demonstrating the ability to complete the various forms utilized in freight movement such as shipping orders, city stripping manifests, freight bills, overage/damage movement reports, and exception forms.
  • Securing freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies 
  • Keeping a safe environment for staff when operating equipment and loading shipments onto logistics bars.
  • Working as a team to unload inbound trailers in a timely manner to be sorted to the outbound trailers.
  • Training multiple new hires instructing them on operation procedures and safety requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School

Warehouse/Dock Worker Resume

Headline : Warehouse/Dock Worker with a talent for solving complex problems using innovative thinking. Results-driven and willing to work overtime to meet deadlines. Dedicated team player. Dock Worker offering a high level of craftsmanship and dedication to customer satisfaction and product quality. Seeking a job with a manufacturing or warehouse company where I can use my experience as a Forklift Driver to become a valuable asset.

Skills : Picking Orders, Quantity Verification, Replenishing Inventory, Material Inspection, Loading / Unloading Inventory

Description :

  • Loaded and unloaded ups trucks with merchandise for and from other customers to be shipped out and mailed.
  • Moved freight, stock to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, or containers, by hand or using forklifts, or other equipment.
  • Attached identifying tags to containers or mark them with identifying information.
  • Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments.
  • Examined shipment contents and compare with records such as manifests, invoices, or orders to verify accuracy.
  • Responsible for carefully loading and unloading packages, crates, and boxes from incoming transport vehicles and storing accordingly.
  • Maintained and adhered to company safety and security policies and procedures.
  • Complied with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Dock Worker/Forklift Driver Resume

Summary : Dock Worker/Forklift Driver dedicated to the highest level of quality and professionalism, with superb customer service skills. Demonstrated achiever with exceptional knowledge in customer satisfaction. Skilled at learning new concepts quickly, working well under pressure, and communicating ideas clearly and effectively. Knowledge of computers and some computer programs, parts on diesel trucks, trailers, reefer trailers, tools, shipping and receiving, invoices. To obtain a position with a company that will let me provide an excellent opportunity to show my skills and abilities for the growth of myself and the company.

Skills : Certified Forklift Operator, Hazmat, Warehousing, Customer Service, Organization, Leadership, Cleaning

Description :

  • Scanning product coming from the production floor, separate grounding and express loading product to assign trailer also verify labels on each box to ensure is going to right trailer.
  • Preparing paperwork for shipping and receiving office and also verify trailer numbers.
  • Moving material from shipping and receiving to large and small pack area to prepare for costumers identification labels.
  • Moving pallets to rapping area, after rapping move finished product to the proper location on the receiving area.
  • Finding the product on different location and isles, scanning the product with a scanner, completing orders, bringing the product to production and completing orders through-out the day, reporting any issues to lead person.
  • Packing, sealing, labeling, and affixing postage to prepare materials for shipping.
  • Loading and unloading trailers with the use of a forklift. Matching and scanning pro numbers to the appropriate trailer. Minimizing damages and maintaining a safe work environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certificate

Dock Worker Resume

Headline : Enthusiastic and experienced Warehouse Dock Worker with a demonstrated ability to lead others and expand new opportunities. Intelligent, competent, dependable, and driven to succeed. Forklift certified, can lift 50 plus lbs. To obtain a professional position in the freight industry that will allow growth, knowledge and utilizes of these skills.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Single, Double, And Triple Pallet Jacks, Warehouse Office Clerk/Material Handler, Forklift Driver

Description :

  • Responsibilities included used forklift to load and unload trailers leaving and docking at the facility.
  • Efficiently sorted, handled, loaded and unloaded palletized and non-palletized freight using the appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including pallet jack, forklift and by hand, as needed utilizing mobile handheld devices for tracking shipments.
  • Lifted freight and other objects of various shapes, sizes and weights (up to 50 lbs frequently and greater than 75 lbs occasionally).
  • Loaded products weighing up to [5,000] pounds onto trailers for delivery.
  • Moved freight, stock and other materials to and from storage and production areas and loading docks.
  • Maintained records and reports of inventories, price lists, shipments, and goods used or issued.
  • Packed and unpacked items to be stocked on shelves in stockrooms, warehouses, or storage yards.
  • Complied with rules and regulations as well as company policy and procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Supplemental Dock Worker Resume

Objective : Physically fit and energetic Forklift Operator/Dock Worker with over 4 years of warehouse/factory experience seeking to obtain a position with a reputable organization that will utilize my skills as a well-organized, highly productive employee. To obtain a position in a field where I can utilize my skills and become a vital part of the success of your company. I am a self-motivated fast learner and a great leader.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Assembly, Inventory, Bilingual-English & Spanish, Various Power Tools, General Boat Knowledge.

Description :

  • Duties include operating a forklift to unload/load inbound and outbound trailers.
  • Performing freight handling using motorized and manual equipment, such as a forklift, pallet jack, and hand truck.
  • Verifying documentation matches freight description using the current electronic or manual system.
  • Assigning trailers linehaul drivers, looking up equipment, closing trailers.
  • Stacking all storage containers, bales, pallets, and other items correctly and safely.
  • Inspecting the cargo for signs of damage or loss, and recording shipping and receiving and record discrepancies to the bill of lading.
  • Opening cargo, arrange shipped materials onto pallets and preparing them for transfer to final destination with the assistance of fuel-powered forklift.
  • Transferring cargo between incoming dock to the destination dock, utilizing best practice and industry safely and efficiency guidelines.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Inbound Dock Worker Resume

Objective : Inbound Dock Worker looking for an entry-level position in a results-oriented company that seeks an ambitious and career conscious person, where acquired skills will be utilized. Demonstrated ability to assess risks and respond appropriately. Excellent attendance record. High energy and a very hard worker who is willing to learn. A personable but firm professional with a good sense of humor and a strong sense of commitment toward success.

Skills : Forklifts, Pallet Jacks, Banders, And RF Scan Guns, Current Forklift Operation License

Description :

  • Maintained a clean and orderly work environment and remedying workplace hazards as quickly and efficiently as possible.
  • Inspected equipment before use accomplishments became top performance worker on many occasions.
  • Paid attention to labels displaying hazardous materials and correct orientation of the box.
  • Secured freight with straps and airbags and used dunnage if double stacking skids.
  • Transported freight operating sit down forklift from one trailer to the other.
  • Used scan gun (dolphin) to scan product to tell me what trailer freight was going in.
  • Loaded trailers high and tight to ensure product won't shift in the trailer.
  • Tracked freight with handheld scanners and use computers to properly route freight.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associates

Cross Dock Worker Resume

Headline : Highly motivated and results-driven Dock Worker Lead bringing extensive experience in logistics and distribution. Team player and natural leader with excellent communication skills. Seeking entry level position performing dock work/forklift operator where my hands on experience and hard work will exceed company goals and expectations.

Skills : Forklift Drivers License, Inventory Management, Supervision, Quality Assurance, Paperwork, Hand-held RF Terminals

Description :

  • Operating forklift, pallet jacks, dollies, hand trucks & other equipment as assigned & certified.
  • Documenting and reporting on all damaged product using appropriate paperwork and procedures.
  • Using wooden boards, cardboard and load straps to secure hazardous and unstable loads.
  • Moving packages from trailer to trailer using scanning system on the bills of lading.
  • Identifying root causes of defects and recommending processing adjustments to eliminate them.
  • Recording numbers of units handled and moved using daily production sheets and work tickets.
  • Stacking and storing pallets at the end of the shift to keep the warehouse clean and organized.
  • Picking up incoming stock and delivering materials to designated locations.
  • Cleaning and maintaining the warehouse in compliance with OSHA safety standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Warehouse Dock Worker Resume

Headline : Reliable and hardworking Dock Worker/Forklift Driver committed to getting each job done as quickly, efficiently and safely as possible. Disciplined and knowledgeable about warehouse operations and material load capabilities. Seeking a position that will allow me to utilize my warehouse experience and talents. Given the Opportunity to demonstrate to be a valuable asset within your organization.

Skills : Forklift Certificate, Forklift Driver; Single, Double, And Triple Pallet Jacks

Description :

  • Performing freight handling using the appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including but not limited to forklift, pallet jack, and hand truck.
  • Grabbing the bills for the trailer make sure product is there match the pro numbers and making sure the product is not damaged.
  • Examining shipment contents and comparing with records such as manifests, invoices, or orders to verify accuracy.
  • Recording shipment information, such as weight, charges, space availability, damages, or discrepancies for reporting, or recordkeeping purposes.
  • Loading and unloading material onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves by hand or forklift and keeps dock free of debris (cardboard, pallets, and garbage).
  • Providing constant feedback to supervisor on workflow, making sure drivers leave on time, and all appointments are on time.
  • Attaching identifying tags to containers or marking them with identifying information.
  • Reading work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma