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Forklift Operators handle hydraulic lifting equipment in warehouses, construction sites, and factories. Based on our most successful sample resumes, common work activities performed by a Forklift Operator include loading and unloading items, moving goods from one place to another, maintaining inventories, storing products, and keeping the working area clean and safe. Employers select candidates who demonstrate throughout their resumes forklift operation experience, safety guidelines knowledge, teamwork, good communication skills, and attention to details. Most Forklift Operators hold a high school or general education diploma.

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Forklift Operator

Operated forklifts to transport pharmaceutical materials between loading, unloading, processing and storage areas.

  • Ensured organization and security of all materials in storage area.
  • Maintained forklift equipment to ensure proper functioning of the equipment.
  • Assisted in materials loading and unloading on platforms and lifting devices.
  • Weighed materials, and recorded weight and other production data on tags.
  • Completed forklift operator training annually, provided by company.
  • Coordinated loading and unloading operations.
  • RF scan gun for put aways.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Forklift Operator

Certified Forklift Operator.

  • Operated stand up/reach truck forklift loading and unloading product in sub-zero freezer.
  • Selected orders from itemized slot picking tickets and loaded trucks with 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.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
Voc
Vocational Degree
3

Forklift Operator

Supported all departments with anything needed regarding the use of a forklift including retrieving and delivering raw materials, chemicals, maintenance parts, and office supplies.

  • Performed strict receiving procedures including condition checks of trucks, BOL's, packing slips, seals and product by following all guidelines set by OSI Food Safety and Security Guidelines. Completed all paperwork and maintained detailed records for Shipping and Receiving, QA, and Accounting departments.
  • Loaded and unloaded all trucks using various forklifts and hand trucks. Operated dock levelers. Staged and organized all incoming and outgoing product.
  • Inputted all product information into SAP system, tagged and labeled all product, and staged product in designated areas.
  • Collaborated with QA and Purchasing departments to ensure inventories were kept up to date according to OSI regulations. Recorded and dumped out of date product.
  • Effectively organized and implemented shipping procedures. Coordinated all outgoing product for speedy and on-time delivery. Performed all SAP Shipping procedures and maintained detailed batch records of all outgoing product.
  • Worked with Production and Controller to find and eliminate all problems regarding inventory, mislabeling, organizing, and allocation of product.
  • Conducted monthly inventory of all product within the OSI Riverside facility.
  • Maintained daily records of forklift care and maintenance.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MA
Kinesiology, The Master
Computer Programming
4

Forklift Operator

Used forklift to ensure the product and material was ready for ongoing projects

  • 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
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Electrician Course
5

Forklift Operator / Warehouse Associate

Safely and proficiently operated forklifts for transportation of materials between loading, processing, and storage areas in a timely manner.

  • Pulled and prepared product for shipment in an efficient manner to meet customer service standards.
  • Maintained appropriate records and reports to guarantee product control and safety.
  • Used computers and WMS computer systems, including RF handheld scanners to enter data and process information for accurate records.
  • Performed daily safety and maintenance checks of lift vehicles.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
6

Forklift Operator

Operate and drive straight or articulated forklifts to pick up and driver goods and materials.

  • Assemble all documentation and overseeing functions of vehicles such as condition of equipment, loading/unloading, pre-trip inspection, verifying safety and security of cargo.
  • Pulled products from the warehouse to various locations
  • Identified and reported faulty equipment damaged, and safety concerns to Supervisor immediately.
  • Maintain forklift by troubleshooting breakdowns, performing preventive maintenance and performing routine pre and post inspections.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
7

Welder/forklift Operator

Accident/ Injury free during entire time working at [company name] (both Building LL and NN)

  • Welded for 6 months on D6, D7, D8 and pipe layer ROPS, RIFT over to building NN as a receiving checker/tagger, moved to forklift operator during MACH 1 SAP launch, trained as a receiving clerk. Cross trained on all positions on dock and several areas off the dock.
  • Successfully passed 1R11 quality inspector test
  • Team lead for NN dock 51 RIW
  • Proficient in reading and understanding blueprints
  • Experienced in making bills of lading for outbound material ( in both SAP and using web bills)
  • Trained on use of SAP system to receive and move parts in inventory, as well as tracking parts and paying freight through SAP
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Progress
8

Forklift Operator

Receiving/Shipping

  • Operated a forklift to move material through facility (i.e. sit down, reach truck, cherry picker) as required.
  • Picked, packed, and scanned orders using a 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.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
9

Forklift Operator for Sony DADC Warehouse

Operate and certified on other machines such as reach truck, cherry picker, stand-up forklift, and electric pallet-jack.

  • Receive packages from line, load shuttles, and stack materials in an organized fashion.
  • Trained oncoming employees, take-on most of the workload, while making no errors.
  • Adequate use of a spread-sheet (Microsoft Excel) to keep track of the production reports.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Forklift Operator

Implemented Customer service, assembly for all facets of store operations

  • Maintained adequate appearance of the store determination
  • Provided knowledgeable resource information regarding procedures, objectives and operation functions in assigned areas
  • Accessed customer service in person and by telephone
  • Reliable for handling and preparing of documents, record keeping, reports and assigned correspondence
  • Provided information utilizing judgment, knowledge and identifying problem situations and resolutions
  • Handled and processed documents, reports and gathering confidential information with confidentiality.
  • Assembly of work, merchandising, filing, faxing, data entry, scanning, cashiering, faxing
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Broadcasting / Communication
Criminal Justice

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