Lumber Yard Associate Resume Samples

A Lumber Yard Associate sells everything wood-related needed for the construction project. A well-drafted Lumber Yard Associate Resume – stocking other general construction materials, and hardware store items, maintaining the lumberyard to helping customers find the products they need, sorting and stacking lumber based on the type and size of the customers, overseeing the maintenance and cleanliness of the lumberyard, ensuring the stack of wood stays neat and appears clean; assisting the customers in picking the best wood product; throwing out damages pieces of wood and cutting wood, a piper and other materials; and ordering new lumber as needed by suppliers.

Just as applicable for any other sales associates, these professionals also require the following skills – strong and clear communication skills, inventory management skills, knowledge and experience in using a saw, banders, and forklifts, and high attention to detail. Formal education to a high school diploma or GED is not mandatory for this role.

Lumber Yard Associate Resume example

Lumber Yard Associate Resume

Objective : Experienced Lumber Yard Associate, who knows how to take responsibility and can hit the ground running. Independently maintains equipment, eliminating the need to call mechanics for routine repairs. This results in substantial cost savings to my employers. Instrumental and successful in preventing workplace accidents by enforcing OSHA safety policies and maintaining an organized and clean work environment. Demonstrates dependability by proven track record of punctuality and an outstanding attendance record.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Order Processing, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Delivered outstanding customer service, to include; providing customers with product information, advice on construction and building material selection, and completing orders Assisted with inventory management.
    2. Communicated with upper management on all aspects of lumber yard activities.
    3. Quickly and accurately assembled loads for pickup and delivery.
    4. Safely loaded and unloaded lumber using pallet jacks, forklifts, and hand trucks.
    5. Knowledged and experienced enabled me to step up to become the go to guy in the yard.
    6. Diligently enforced safety policies and maintained a thoroughly organized and clean lumber yard.
    7. Examined freight to determine loading sequences.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Lumber Yard Associate Resume

Objective : As a Lumber Yard Associate, responsible for Providing client assistance and support for the sale of lumber and construction materials, and also Managing receiving, inventory control, and order fulfillment for shipment of lumber yard products.

Skills : Speaking, Critical Thinking Judgment And Decision Making.

Description :

    1. Quoted prices to customers.
    2. Collaborated with workers and managers to solve work-related problems.
    3. Scheduled times of shipment and modes of transportation for materials.
    4. Reviewed work throughout the work process and at completion to ensure that it has been performed properly.
    5. Transmitted and explained work orders to laborers.
    6. Checked specifications of materials loaded or unloaded against information contained in work orders.
    7. Checked specifications of materials loaded or unloaded against information contained in work orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS Diploma In General Education


Lumber Yard Associate Resume

Objective : Seeking a Lumber Yard Associate position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Logistics, Parts Keeper, Warehouse Management, Military.

Description :

    1. Manually moved freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, or containers by hand or using trucks, tractors, or other equipment.
    2. Read work orders or received oral instructions to determine work assignments or materials or equipment needed.
    3. Recorded numbers of units handled or moved, using daily production sheets or work tickets.
    4. Attached identifying tags to containers or mark them with identifying information.
    5. Sorted cargo before loading or unloading.
    6. Carried needed tools or supplies.
    7. Maintained equipment storage areas.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate's

Lumber Yard Associate Resume

Headline : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Lumber Yard Associate professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Packing, Assembly, Cashier, Sales, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Retrieved the customer's items and loading their vehicles.
    2. Operated the forklift and tractor to receive and load customers vehicles.
    3. Kept the whole lumber yard clean.
    4. Put together Deck, Garage and House Packages.
    5. Measured and cut customer lumber and drywall Skills Used Operate tractor and forklift.
    6. Measured and cut lumber.
    7. Packed containers and re-packed damaged containers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Lumber Yard Associate Resume

Headline : As a Lumber Yard Associate, responsible for Loading materials into customers' vehicles or onto company delivery vehicles, after validating type and quantity based on the record of the transaction from the company's point-of-sale system, Exercising safe loading practices and common sense to ensure no damage to people or property occurs.

Skills : Carpentry, Microsoft Office, Design.

Description :

    1. Cleaned around the planer.
    2. Trained slackers to increase production.
    3. Used Physical Strength/Endurance.
    4. Helped customers with their orders with Windows, doors, shingles, lumber, etc...help load orders.
    5. Put together orders for deliveries.
    6. Unloaded delivery trucks with forklift.
    7. Estimated material, time, and staffing requirements for a given project, based on work orders, job specifications, and experience.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Lumber Yard Associate Resume

Objective : To secure a long-lasting Lumber Yard Associate position that will enable me to utilize my hard-working ethics, as well as my ability to adapt and excel in the company's operations.

Skills : Hand Tools, Planning Skills, Loading Skills.

Description :

    1. Manufactured prefabricated wood trusses that were different sizes and orders.
    2. Worked in groups because some of the trusses were very large and difficult to handle alone.
    3. Accomplishments included being very dependable and always on time for work.
    4. Carefully examined my area and order before beginning a trusse.
    5. Asked many questions to make sure not only was the quality of the trusse was alright but also if it was correctly assembled together.
    6. Demonstrated the eagerness to learn more and understand the job fully and entirely before moving on to another part.
    7. Loaded and unloaded trucks that brought lumber to our store.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Or Equivalent

Lumber Yard Associate Resume

Objective : A responsible and mature student who thrives in fast-paced environments. Enjoys working as part of a team to achieve goals.

Skills : Security, Forklift Operator, Corrections, Delivery, Communications, Teamwork, Customer service.

Description :

    1. Stocked product in lumberyard using necessary equipment.
    2. Loaded products onto trailers for delivery.
    3. Completed on-time deliveries by choosing the best and most efficient routes.
    4. Responded to all customer inquiries thoroughly and professionally.
    5. Ensured superior customer experience by addressing customer concerns, demonstrating empathy and resolving problems on the spot.
    6. Routinely answered customer questions regarding merchandise and pricing.
    7. Greeted customers entering the store to ascertain what each customer wanted or needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lumber Yard Associate Resume

Headline : Responsible for Developing thorough expertise related to the operation of the forklifts, warehouse lifts, pallet jacks, or other equipment utilized for product movement at the store.

Skills : Management Skills, Stocking Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for efficient unloading and receiving of in bound freight.
    2. Maintained lumber yard and accurate inventory counts.
    3. Assisted contractors by filling orders and loading deliveries.
    4. Greeted customer in a professional and timely manner.
    5. Used Read, write, and communicate using English language sufficient to perform job functions.
    6. Ability to operate store equipment including but not limited to fork lift, narrow aisle reach truck, pallet jack, and electric pallet jack.
    7. Physical ability to move large, bulky and/or heavy merchandise for a prolonged period necessary to perform job duty.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Lumber Yard Associate Resume

Summary : To leverage my education, training, and experience in the industry; with the intent to increase the productivity and profitability of my employer.

Skills : Forklift, Word, Word, Spreadsheet, Database Management.

Description :

    1. Included providing customer service by answering customers questions about products and delivery.
    2. Duties included loading customers vehicles, and restocking lumber shelves.
    3. Awarded the customer service award with impact twice.
    4. Used By working as a member of a team and utilizing the forklift we restock the lumber and load customers privately owned vehicles.
    5. Used the Lowe's app and web page we order lumber for the store stock, private, and commercial sales.
    6. Included using a DOS based data program to look up customers orders, in which we package the order, and get it prepared to ship or be picked up later.
    7. Loaded customers vehicles with their purchases, maintained the lumber area while restocking the shelves for the next business day.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA

Lumber Yard Associate Resume

Objective : To obtain a permanent professional Lumber Yard Associate position. This position will allow me to utilize my experiences and abilities. My goals are to learn, thrive, and prosper within the organization.

Skills : Management & leading my own team, Strong analytical.

Description :

    1. Moved to using a metal detector to scan each log to make sure no metal was going through the mill and risk destroying a saw blade.
    2. Moved one last time to running an edger machine.
    3. Cut the bad edges off of the boards.
    4. Able to learn hard work and working long hours wasn't an issue.
    5. Forklifted product all night for stocking, loading purposes.
    6. Assisted fellow co-workers in their suggested area's stocking their merchandise to it's proper spot.
    7. Forklifted lumber to the proper shelf it lay on while insuring safety precautions for the surroundings around me, helping other's, on time work ethic.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED