Yardman Resume Samples

A Yardman undertakes the crucial task of monitoring and landscaping the ground area that surrounds the businesses and buildings. While the exact duties are determined by the type of organization, the following are certain core and common duties listed on a successful Yardman Resume – pruning plants, trees, and shrubs, maintaining landscape areas, applying fertilizers and pesticides, protecting plants from insect damage, operating ground maintenance equipment, activating irrigation systems, operating the necessary equipment to maintain landscaped areas, and working effectively to solve problems and keep the trees and shrubs hydrated.

Job applicants should have strong interpersonal skills; be able to understand and follow orders and work effectively even under strict deadlines. Formal education to a high school diploma level and the following abilities are needed – a high level of physical fitness, creative thinking skills, a talent for visualization; and mechanical skills.

 

Yardman Resume example

Yardman Resume

Headline : As a Yardman, Responsible for washing construction equipment; receiving and stocking shelves, and power washing other equipment. Service-minded, customer-focused, and have good attention to detail. Experience in or around the construction industry.

Skills : Automotive Skills, Landscaping SKills, Unload Trucks, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Drove forklift and unloaded and load the trucks.
    2. Made sure the yard and merchandise were taken care of and looking good.
    3. Helped the customers when they had an order. 
    4. Performed mowing and lawn care of commercial and residential properties. 
    5. Moved heavy materials from one point to another at a job site.
    6. Operated other powered industrial trucks, such as a scissor lift truck.
    7. Responsible for storing and retrieving goods in the warehouse or storage area of the workplace.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Yardman Resume

Objective : Seeking an environment where my Yardman professionalism can be used in a manner satisfying your establishment's requirements, benefiting and supporting fellow employees through job performance, reliability, and the utmost in courtesy.

Skills : Self-motivated, Interpersonal Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Noted any damaged cartons, crates, or containers.
    2. Retrieved materials for use or sale, record items removed from inventory.
    3. Maintained a safe, orderly work area. 
    4. Operated Forklift, loaded/unloaded/delivered building materials.
    5. Handled deliveries (Class A CDL), prepared job packages, and did whatever was needed around the yard. 
    6. Cleared machine racks of materials, staging pieces by job numbers.
    7. Worked for forest service doing timber stand exams, wilderness trail crew, and fire crew.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Yardman Resume

Headline : To obtain a Yardman position that will allow me to combine my knowledge/skills and competitive drive to enhance both myself my employer and others around me. Responsible for helping in yard, making loads, loading and unloading material, and putting away stock.

Skills : Heavy handling, Customer service, Loading trucks, and cleaning.

Description :

    1. Repaired or replaced steam tracing and/or valves.
    2. Operated loader in the process of loading trucks.
    3. Cut logs to appropriate lengths.
    4. Moved tractor-trailer back and forth from and to the dock.
    5. Responsible for backing trucks into the dock for loading and unloading.
    6. Parked trailers in the yard, tracked deliveries.
    7. Kept detailed records of loads and helped with 3 axle truck paperwork. 
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Yardman Resume

Summary : Currently seeking employment that will allow me to use my knowledge, talents, skills, and abilities in an effective manner. Willing and eager to learn new skills when presented with the opportunity.

Skills : Critical Thinking, Coordinating Skills, Operating Skills Controlling Skills.

Description :

    1. Organized and maintained the inventory in the yard.
    2. Cut and welded plates to custom fit trailers according to blueprints.
    3. Rigged beams to be lifted into place then connected beams by hand and then by used an impact wrench.
    4. Assisted in the rigging of transformers and other large objects to lifted by the crane.
    5. Used heavy forklifts to move beams, trailers, pipes, load, and load trucks.
    6. Change and replace tires where needed.
    7. Escorted oversized loads. 
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA In English

Yardman Resume

Summary : Seeking a Yardman position with a company which will require me to utilize my skills, abilities, and experience to ensure the company's success with room to advance and gain more knowledge along the way.

Skills : Active Listening, Judgment, and Decision Making, Dependability, Analytical Thinking.

Description :

    1. Maintained Lumber Yard, operated forklifts, prepared loads, and stage for delivery.
    2. Operated vehicles and deliver products to customers.
    3. Maintained and repaired equipment.
    4. Operated heavy machinery.
    5. Performed snow removal during the winter season (plowing).
    6. Provided customer support.
    7. Ensured all stock items are fully stocked and available.  
    8. Mixed and sprayed or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, or trees, using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.S. In Forestry

Yardman Resume

Headline : To prepare equipment, equipment attachments, and accessories for delivery to sales staff, customers, or service chop(s). Skilled in operating heavy equipment to load and unload units from equipment hauling trailers and around the property as necessary for safe transportation.

Skills : Detailed Oriented, Stress Tolerance, Attention to Detail.

Description :

    1. Supervised material flow/storage.
    2. Ordered and received incoming shipments.
    3. Conducted inventories of warehouse stock and raw materials.
    4. Loaded and unloaded vehicles.
    5. Used forklifts and front-end loaders throughout the day.
    6. Performed routine maintenance on vehicles and batch plants.
    7. Oversaw material loading of ready-mix trucks.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Forestry

Yardman Resume

Headline : To work in a Yardman position related to the construction industry, where I can use both my Diploma in Applied Science and my experience as a construction worker. Ability to kneel and reach, working in these positions: crouched, kneeling, bent at the waist, etc.

Skills : Inventory Management, Heavy Equipment Operation/Upkeep, Time Management SKills.

Description :

    1. Oversaw plant housekeeping. 
    2. Loaded the back of trucks and flatbed trailers with different items.
    3. Took inventory counts of what comes in and rotating stocks.
    4. Kept the yard clean and dispose of trash in proper areas. 
    5. Stocked shelves, monitored inventory.
    6. Helped to improve organization and timely order loading. 
    7. Loaded and unloaded and delivered lumber.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Psychology

Yardman Resume

Objective : Highly motivated individual seeking a position of a Yardman, responsible for general labor support of the plant, support batching activities and assure the yard area of the concrete plant is maintained.

Skills : Hard Working, Trust Worthy, Reliable, Able to Lift Heavy Weights.

Description :

    1. Responsible for moving materials around in the yard.
    2. Kept welders with the materials needed for their jobs.
    3. Responsible for making sales to customers regarding lumber and/or home goods. 
    4. Assisted plumbers in the field and also threading pope, restock parts bins, inventory annually, use of radial arm saw, and panel saws.
    5. Helped clean up lumber yard grounds and facilities, cut glass, Plexiglas, glazing, screen repairs.
    6. Unloaded new materials from delivery tractor-trailer rigs, restocked trees, and warehouses, etc.
    7. Transported staged materials to shop as needed. 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School In General

Yardman Resume

Objective : Seeking a Yardman position, responsible for Performing general tasks involving physical labor as well as operating the loader and loader at plants. To operate hand and power tools of all types: Air hammers, small mechanical hoists, and a variety of other equipment and instruments.

Skills : Inventory Management, CDL Class A, Adaptability/Flexibility, Persistence.

Description :

    1. Performed maintenance on trucks, trailers, the buildings, and surrounding grounds.
    2. Responsible for repair and regular maintenance of rental yard equipment including tractors, trenchers, splitters, skid steers, excavators, and man.
    3.  Delivered tractors and equipment to customers. 
    4. Provided help on which materials to use for the remodeling.
    5. Cut and prepared wood for customers. 
    6. Updated maintenance records of equipment after preparation for ready to rent status.
    7. Networked with other stores to coordinate transfers of equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diaploma In Automotive Technology

Yardman Resume

Summary : To perform the hands-on operation of front end loaders and other plant equipment used in the loading and unloading of concrete aggregate materials at the plant and maintain and repair equipment and building operations, including ready-mix plant, recycler, and other miscellaneous equipment.

Skills : Forklift Operation experience, Driving experience, Customer Service experience, Social Orientation.

Description :

    1. Coordinated with dispatcher to ensure equipment readiness for delivery.
    2. Used for forklift and various other machinery used to assist in the performance of day-to-day tasks.
    3. Assisted in the reorganization of the yard in order to streamline the flow of inbound and outbound traffic through the yard and to increase the efficiency of annual inventories. 
    4. Loaded customer's cars and trucks with a forklift.
    5. Learned to drive a forklift and tractors.
    6. Responsible for putting lumber away in bins, organizing and taking out deliveries, repair screens, and glass windows.
    7. Operated forklift to unload orders from flatbed trucks.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Vocational In Carpentry