Forklift Operator Resume Samples

A Forklift Operator will operate a forklift and move packages and materials from one place to another safely and efficiently. The job description includes driving around the warehouse, storage space and other locations in the facility. Common responsibilities seen on Forklift Operator Resume include the following – unloading materials and merchandise from vehicles, locating and moving stock of products to crates and pallets; identifying damages and reporting shortages; transporting raw materials to the workstation, inspecting machinery, maintaining a record of inventory, and complying with company’s policies and legal guidelines.

The most sought-after qualifications for the post include the following – high degree of attention, knowledge of driving the forklift as per OSHA standards; familiarity with industrial equipment, excellent physical condition and coordination; and strong eye-hand-foot coordination. A high school diploma or suitable equivalent education is normally required.

Forklift Operator I Resume

Objective : 3 years of experience as a Forklift Operator is now looking to obtain a position where I can use my knowledge and work ethics so that I may thrive along with the company.

Skills : MS Office, Forklift Operator, CompTIA A+, MCSE/MCSA, Keyboarding, Logistics, Java, Javascript, CIW, Stocking, High-Value Audio Sales, Stagehand, Cross-Dock And LTL, Bailing Machine.

Description :

  • Loaded trucks and railcars of lumber products using various makes and models of propane, electric and gas operated forklifts.
  • Unloaded trucks and railcars of lumber products using various makes and models of propane, electric and gas operated forklifts.
  • Kept machines stocked with product in a high-speed cutting and fabricating operation.
  • Selected orders from itemized slot picking tickets and loaded trucks with the product as directed.
  • Operated cherry picker and pallet jack.
  • Documented and maintained assigned equipment condition on a daily basis.
  • Performed other functions and tasks as assigned.
  • Returned products to original location following the completion of the project.
  • Oversaw projects to ensure it was built accurately and completed on time.
  • Maintained inventory logs to ensure sufficient materials were available for the project build.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associate


Forklift Operator/Material Handler I Resume

Objective : 2 years of experience as a Forklift Operator. My objective is utilizing well-trained skills to secure stability. With a variety of experience, I am capable of flexibility, leadership work ethics, and great dependability.

Skills : Efficient, Multi-tasker, Quick Learner, Team Player, and Outstanding Time Management.

Description :

  • Maintained inventory by identifying, labeling, and placing materials and supplies in stock recording location of inventory.
  • Located materials and supplies by pulling and verifying materials and supplies listed on production orders.
  • Maintained in-process inventory at work centers by delivering opening materials and supplies.
  • Documented materials and supplies disposition by recording units delivered and location of units.
  • Received credit-return material and supplies from production by verifying materials and supplies code and lot number and quantity; placing materials in stock.
  • Prepared finished stock for shipment by identifying, pulling, packing, crating, loading, and securing product.
  • Maintained material-handling equipment by completing pre-use inspections; making operator repairs.
  • Kept machines stocked with product in a high-speed cutting and fabricating operation.
  • Moved freight, stock and other materials to and from storage and production areas and loading docks.
  • Used a racking system to and forklift to pull orders from shelves or store.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
HS


Warehouse Clerk/Forklift Operator I Resume

Objective : 4+ years of experience as a Forklift Operator is now seeking a position where I may utilize my educational and personal skills to grow within a reputable and stable organization that offers career advancement.

Skills : Repair, Deployment And Troubleshooting Network Configuration, Maintenance And Management, Windows Migration, Deployment, Administration, Design, Architecture, Security Adobe Dream Weaver, PhotoShop & Illustrator.

Description :

  • Efficiently stack and store the merchandise in the appropriate areas pull and prepare the product for shipment, ensuring that the exact number and type of product is loaded and shipped.
  • Performing picking duties in an efficient manner that meets customer service standards.
  • Keeping appropriate records and reports to guarantee that tight inventory control and security are maintained.
  • Loading, unloading, moving, stacking, and stage product and materials using a forklift, clamp truck, or other power equipment.
  • Using radio frequency equipment for picking, receiving, put away, and load functions, as required.
  • Maintaining the facility's equipment and materials in a neat, clean, and orderly fashion.
  • On a daily basis, inspect and perform minor maintenance on the forklift or other equipment.
  • Operating all equipment in a safe and efficient manner following prescribed work methods.
  • Packing and unpacking items to be stocked on shelves in stockrooms, warehouses, or storage yards.
  • Receiving and counting stock items, and record data manually or using the computer.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Forklift Operator/Loader I Resume

Headline : 6 years of experience as a Forklift Operator is seeking to get a job that I enjoy and do it to the best of my ability.

Skills : MS Office, Construction, Plumbing, Solar Installation, Rebar, Machine Operating and Customer Service.

Description :

  • Utilized material handling equipment to support log cap IV mission in camp Dwyer Afghanistan.
  • Support camp maintenance and specialty shops as JPO MRAP, class IX yard, camp scrap yard, material yard, etc.
  • Performed preventative maintenance checks and services on all MHE utilized in daily mission resulting in 100-percent fully mission capable equipment.
  • Worked in conjunction with DynCorp truck drivers to load, transport, unload and relocate various bulk items.
  • Resolved problems utilizing knowledge of shipping/receiving/stock operations.
  • Participated in routing, counting and inspecting items while loading and unloading trucks.
  • Safely and accurately calculated, built and assembled customer orders to prepare them for delivery, inner-yard transfer or customer pick-up.
  • Recommended disposal or turn-in of excess, defective or obsolete stock.
  • Opened crates and other containers using hand tools to unpack items received.
  • Opened crates and other containers using hand tools to unpack items received.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS

Forklift Operator I Resume

Headline : 6+ years of experience as a Forklift Operator. Seeking a position that fits my Forklift Operating certification and manufacturing skills and employment history. Willing to endeavor new opportunities and new work environments.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Basic Computer, Inventory Management, Internet, Leadership, Interpersonal, Supply Chain Management, and Sales.

Description :

  • Responsibilities replenish steel to forward picks, hauls parts for welding department, receives and stores parts for fabrication department, loads and unloads trailers, fills in as a material handler as needed, fills in as weld PCA lead.
  • Loading trucks and railcars of lumber products using various makes and models of propane, electric and gas operated forklifts.
  • Unloading trucks and railcars of lumber products using various makes and models of propane, electric and gas operated forklifts.
  • Recording information regarding movements of supplies, materials and finished products accomplishments obtained forklift certification obtained clamp truck certification.
  • Studying the production schedule to determine material requirements, movements, and deliveries.
  • Maintaining material handling equipment by recharging, cleaning, oiling, refueling and other necessary actions, and record all information on the log sheet.
  • Maintaining forklift equipment by troubleshooting breakdowns, performing preventive maintenance, recommending repairs and performing routine pre and post inspections.
  • Identifying and reporting faulty types of equipment, damages, and safety concerns to supervisor immediately.
  • Cleaning work area and equipment regularly by removing empty pallets, wood, and plastic.
  • Following company standards and legal regulations to ensure a safe and positive work atmosphere.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate

Forklift Operator II Resume

Objective : One year of experience as a Forklift Operator. Seeking a position in a workplace to utilize my skills and abilities and achieve professional growth while being Resourceful, innovative and flexible. Also looking to add valuable assets to your esteemed organization as an active member.

Skills : Certified Forklift Operator, Excellent Communication, Fast Learner, Reliable And Trustworthy.

Description :

  • Safely operate a forklift to pull company orders and load them onto the production line for lamination.
  • Use forklift to pick up and load vinyl onto production lines and put away vinyl that was not used.
  • Take company product o shipping area once the product is run through the production line and store in the proper area to be loaded on shipping trucks.
  • Count remaining unused pieces of company products and store them back in the appropriate are for use on the next shift.
  • Remove all metal and plastic banding from warehouse and place in an appropriate area along with broken pallets.
  • Stop equipment or machinery and clear jams, using poles, bars, and hand tools, or remove damaged materials from conveyors.
  • Repair or replace equipment components or parts such as blades, rolls, and pumps.
  • Clean, sterilize, and maintain equipment, machinery, and workstations, using hand tools, shovels, brooms, chemicals, hoses, and lubricants.
  • Drawing up inventory, creating merchandise spreadsheets using Microsoft word.
  • Carefully load materials for delivery onto trucks in cooperation with the truck drivers.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associate

Material Handler/Forklift Operator Resume

Objective : 3 years of experience as a Forklift Operator. I am seeking employment with a company where I can grow professionally and personally. I want to succeed in a stimulating and challenging environment, building the success of the company.

Skills : Forklift Driver, Mechanic, Tune-up, Lawnmower Repair, Tire Changes, Oil Changes, General Laborer, Order Picking, Line Assistant, and Truck Unloading/loading.

Description :

  • Responsible to receive, store, ship, and transport all warehouse merchandise.
  • Operate the forklift to move all merchandise in a safe and proper manner; efficiently move product from staging and/or storage areas into trailers.
  • Ensure all outbound and inbound shipments are accurate and free of damage.
  • Kept machines stocked with product in a high-speed cutting and fabricating operation.
  • Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
  • Responsibilities assist in loading and unloading of pallets, as well as a moving product between departments.
  • Move freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles using sit down, electrical forklift.
  • Receive/put-away: Unload inbound shipments safely and move product to storage locations.
  • Transport merchandise on a forklift, to be scanned and loaded on correct truck.
  • Operating power material handling equipment to accurately select and palletize loads.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MBA

Warehouse Worker / Forklift Operator Resume

Objective : 2 years of experience as a Forklift Operator is seeking to obtain a position with a versatile organization where my abilities, strengths, and great decision-making skills can be utilized.

Skills : Forklift, Computer, Inventory, Team Lead In Warehouse, Production Environment, Multitasking, Phone Service, Fast Learning, Assembly, And Retail.

Description :

  • Drive powered industrial truck equipped with lifting devices, such as a forklift, fork-grapple, clamps, elevating platform, or trailer hitch, to push, pull, lift, stack, load tier, or move products, equipment, or materials in the warehouse, storage yard, or plant 80% of specified shift.
  • Stock and store merchandise in appropriate areas efficiently load, unload, move, stock, and stage products and materials using a forklift, clamp truck, or other power equipment.
  • Pull and prepare the product for shipment ensuring the exact number and types of product is loaded to keep appropriate records and reports for inventory accuracy comply with all OSHA and MSDS standards.
  • Report quality variances, maintain the facility's equipment and materials in a neat, clean, and orderly fashion assist in physical inventories.
  • Complete daily inspection of equipment, perform additional duties as assigned by management.
  • Maintain the facilities equipment and materials in a neat clean orderly fashion.
  • Maintained inventory by identifying, labeling, and placing materials and supplies in stock recording location of inventory.
  • Located materials and supplies by pulling and verifying materials and supplies listed on production orders.
  • Memphis operated powered lift trucks, pallet jacks and forklifts safely, with a 0% incident rate.
  • Assist in all areas of shipping and recieving skills used team work, leadership, accountability.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BA

Shipping/Receiving/Forklift Operator Resume

Objective : 2 years of experience as a Forklift Operator, I desire to work full time as a Forklift Operator, where I can experience the opportunity to practice my skills and expand my knowledge, as well as gain more experience in the field and provide great workmanship.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Punctuality, Attendance, Logistics, Typing, Team Building, Inventory Control, Self Starter, and Quick Learner.

Description :

  • Operate stand up reach truck/forklift to pick customer orders using an onboard touch screen computer system.
  • Receive items from our partner companies to be used in our warehouse and sold accordingly to customers.
  • Keep track of inventory using counts and moves on the same computer system.
  • Verify inventory computations by comparing them to physical counts of stock, and investigate discrepancies or adjust errors.
  • Daily safety inspections of all equipment and trailers before loading and/or unloading.
  • Monitor sawing machines, adjusting speed and tension and clearing jams to ensure proper operation.
  • Select types of grades of stock, according to work orders and supervisor instructions.
  • Moved pallets of merchandise using electric forklifts and electric pallets.
  • Load and unload trucks, or help others with loading and unloading, operating any special loading-related equipment on vehicles and using other equipment as necessary.
  • Other responsibilities include: handling and organizing all materials to minimize damage.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
HS

Distribution Handler/ Forklift Operator Resume

Summary : 9+ years of experience as a Forklift Operator is looking to secure a position that offers stability and growth where I can utilize the unique talents that I have acquired from professional and academic experience.

Skills : Construction, Plumbing, Solar Installation, Rebar, Rebar, Hard Worker, Able To Read Blue Prints Or System Layouts, Quick Learner, and English/Spanish Language.

Description :

    • Operated a forklift to move material through the facility (i.e. sit down, reach truck, cherry picker) as required.
    • Picked, packed, and scanned orders using an RF gun and doing inventory.
    • Performed shipping and receiving duties.
    • Stacked skids or pallets in designated areas; cleaned up and disposed of scraps, cardboard, plastic wrap, and strapping and placed in proper containers.
    • Promoted a clean, safe and positive work environment.
    • Maintained the facility's equipment and materials in a neat, clean, and orderly fashion and performed daily equipment checks; complied with OSHA and MSDS Standards.
    • Examine and inspect stock items for wear or defects, reporting any damage to supervisors.
    • Load/unload, move, stack, and stage products and materials using a forklift.
    • Efficiently move product from staging and/or storage areas into rail cars or trailers.
    • Mark stock items using identification tags, stamps, electric marking tools, or other labeling equipment.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    HS