Lead Forklift Operator Resume Samples

A Lead Forklift Operator operates the powered industrial trucks for loading and unloading materials. The job description entails moving the vehicle to the storage areas and into the railroad trucks or storage facilities. A well-drafted Lead Forklift Operator Resume describes the following core tasks and duties – overseeing the work activities of other forklift operators; loading and unloading goods from and into vehicles, move goods packed on pallets or in crates; checking the loads to ensure that it is secure; stacking empty pallets; training the new hires; performing daily equipment checks; removing machine attachments and waste material from machines; dumping materials into machine hoppers; and examining products to verify adherence to quality standards.

Summary of skills commonly found on the resume includes – clean driving record, the ability to adhere to safety protocols; high degree of attention, knowledge of operating forklift equipment; good reading and math skills, basic computer knowledge, forklift certification as per OSHA standards; good hand-eye-foot coordination; the ability to assess weight, judging distance, and heights correctly and the potential to work in varying temperatures. A high school diploma or GED is mandatory.

Lead Forklift Operator Resume example

Lead Forklift Operator Resume

Headline : Certified Lead Forklift Operator and team player experienced in all aspects of shipping and distribution. Organized and detail-oriented while.

Skills : Dock Worker, Forklift Driver, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Located proper slots on storage racks and set pallets in place with forklift.
    2. Completed daily forklift safety checklists.
    3. Coordinated with other lift truck drivers and production personnel to process orders efficiently.
    4. Wraped pallets in plastic wrap and attach merchandise tags.
    5. Examined shipments for quality and accuracy.
    6. Maneuvered forklift safely in congested and confined areas.
    7. Communicated with floor managers to determine merchandise placement.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Basic`


Sr. Lead Forklift Operator Resume

Objective : Immediate employment with growth potential and an opportunity to excel and further knowledge skills and abilities.

Skills : Time Management, Leadership, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Monitored the area for pedestrian and vehicular traffic while operating forklift, sweeper and baler.
    2. Handled multiple tasks simultaneously to maximize work efficiency.
    3. Responsible for operating a forklift to move, locate, relocate, stack, and count merchandise.
    4. Accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the vehicle and also perform Order Filler and Checker duties.
    5. Unloaded inbound shipments safely and move product to storage locations.
    6. Outbounded shipments are accurate and free of damage.
    7. Pulled and prepared product for shipment, ensuring that the exact number and type of product is loaded and shipped.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General Education


Jr. Lead Forklift Operator Resume

Objective : Have over fourteen years of experience in warehousing and Industrial work. This Knowledge helps to operate in any warehouse position with ease.

Skills : Material Handler, HVAC, Machine Operator.

Description :

    1. Promoted a safe environment for the customer's product, associates and temporary workers.
    2. Performed picking duties in an efficient manner that meets customer service standards.
    3. Efficiently moved product from staging and/or storage areas into rail cars or trailers.
    4. Loaded, unloaded, moved, stacked, and staged product and materials using a forklift, clamp truck, or other power equipment.
    5. Used radio frequency equipment for picking, receiving, put away, and load functions, as required.
    6. Responsible for operating a forklift to move, locate, relocate, stack, and count merchandise.
    7. Accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the vehicle and may also be required to perform.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Masters Of Business In Business Administration

Asst. Lead Forklift Operator Resume

Objective : Detail oriented forklift operator and selector extremely efficient in handling warehouse receiving and shipping operations. Can lift up to 120 lbs. Available all shifts.

Skills : Strong communication , Excellent ability to adapt to difficult situations, Detail oriented, Capable problem solver.

Description :

    1. Loaded, unloaded, moved, stacked, and staged product and materials using forklift, clamp truck, or other power equipment.
    2. Led a team of 8 cross dock members.
    3. Unloaded freight from one trailer to another.
    4. Ensured all freight was unloaded and loaded in a timely manner damage.
    5. Redirected shipments en route in response to customer requests.
    6. Loaded and unloaded pieces into boxes for shipment.
    7. Moved freight, stock, and other equipments.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma In General Education

Associate Lead Forklift Operator Resume

Summary : Disciplined warehouse professional knowledgeable about material load capabilities, site analysis, and general logistics. Reliable and hard working warehouse operator committed to completing each job as quickly, efficiently, and safely as possible.

Skills : Microsoft Outlook, Receiving And Shipping, Database Programs, Logistic.

Description :

    1. Calculated load weights, pulled orders, trailer spotter, help manage shipping department.
    2. Followed procedure for safe operation of fork-lift.
    3. Trained and certified workers on fork-lift operation.
    4. Did lumper duties when needed.
    5. Responsible for Shipping receiving an order selecting with forklift or electric pallet jack, inventory, cycle counts.
    6. Created and printed bill of ladings.
    7. Received in incoming components and raw materials.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Forklift Operator III Resume

Summary : Accomplished and self driven individual with proven track record and experienced oil operator.

Skills : Forklift & Cherry Picker, Delivery Driver, Front End Loader, Inventory Control.

Description :

    1. Managed inventory.
    2. Viewed and completed cycle counts.
    3. Supervised other co workers to their duties.
    4. Responsible for pick and drop off beam while driving.
    5. Supervised material flow, storage and global order fulfillment.
    6. Selected products for specific routes according to pick sheets.
    7. Coordinated shipments across 3 countries.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Forklift Operator II Resume

Summary : Lead Forklift Operator Follow procedure for safe operation of fork-lift Train and certify workers on fork-lift operation Do lumper duties when needed.

Skills : Loader, Customer service.

Description :

    1. Oversaw special orders and after-hours, urgent shipping jobs.
    2. Conducted monthly, quarterly and yearly inventories of warehouse stock.
    3. Oversaw hiring and training of 4 new employees each quarter.
    4. Unloaded, picked, staged and loaded products for shipping.
    5. Received incoming shipments and reviewed contents against purchase order for accuracy.
    6. Installed protective bracing, padding and strapping to prevent shifting and damage to items during transport.
    7. Loaded an unloaded customer schedule pick ups.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School

Lead Forklift Operator I Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a position with an organization where can utilize skills, be an asset to the employer, and be able to promote within the company.

Skills : Supervisor, Employee Trainer, Forklift Operator, Inventory Conductor.

Description :

    1. Trained new hires on forklift, use an also rf scan gun, use.
    2. Motivated co-workers by demonstrating hard work ethic in a fast but accurate manner.
    3. Responsible for forklift operator at sanderson farms.
    4. Responsible for safety committee, when ever have new customers.
    5. Assisted shipping and receiving coordinator.
    6. Synchronized operations and objectives of forklift and labor teams.
    7. Responsible for Daily safety inspections of forklift and inventory.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General Studies

Lead Forklift Operator/Executive Resume

Headline : Skilled forklift operator with experience in the warehouse industry. A very quick learner. Hard working, self motivated person who would be a great asset to any company, looking for stable employment to better take care of family.

Skills : Trained in Leadership, Customer service.

Description :

    1. Responsible for Inspection and preperation of shipments.
    2. Operated orion self automated stretch wrapper.
    3. Held timely appointment s for shipping and receiving.
    4. Promoted to lead position above employees with more experience and seniority.
    5. Assisted In creating safety procedures to minimize accident rate to staff members and visitors alike.
    6. Led  paint operations to maintain quality product and insure density on our line.
    7. Operated a forklift full time loading trailers and other heavy parts onto the paint line conveyer.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Forklift Operator Resume

Objective : Equipped with a strategic mindset that facilitates the formulation and implementation of strategies that have significantly improved preventative maintenance and cost efficiency. Practiced in project and construction management including initial planning and scoping, scheduling, sourcing and procurement of materials and testing of integrated utility management systems.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Customer service.

Description :

    1. Prepared all of the systems needed for painting process including, sandblaster, wash bay, cure oven, and the powder coating system.
    2. Responsible for use and maintenance of industrial forklift in a warehouse setting.
    3. Served as liaison between company management and warehouse staff.
    4. Trained junior team members ensuring effective and efficient operations.
    5. Observed warehouse, identified safety concerns, and reported solutions to management.
    6. Performed routine safety checks on equipment ensuring safe operations.
    7. Utilized forklift, hand trucks, pallet jacks and other equipment to load and unload trailers.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma