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Dock Workers are found in warehouses and are usually responsible for unloading cargo from ships. Typical resume samples for the job highlight duties like transferring goods safely, installing gangways, placing materials on pallets, keeping the dock area clean, and operating special equipment such as forklifts. Based on our collection of example resumes, these workers should demonstrate stamina, physical strength, attention to safety, accuracy, and teamwork. No formal education is necessary for this position, but some employers may require forklift certification and a driver's license.

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1

Dock Worker

  • Trained and coordinated ~70% of new hires after 2010
  • Facilitated the movement of shipments with both a forklift and semi truck
  • Completed both the dock mentor and hostler training program
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AAS
Database Design
2

Dock Worker

Unload, count, and separate broken pallets from trailers with forklift.

  • Continuously replenish all items needed by all line workers to maintain a constant production of merchandise(pallets).
  • Load repaired pallets onto trailers to meet order specifications with forklift.
  • Maintain a clean and organized dock environment free of any debris to prevent potentially hazardous occurrences.
  • Perform daily routine safety inspections of forklift in use.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
3

Dock Worker/shipind

Warehouse / Shipping

  • Placed unfinished pottery in position for final heating in manufacturing processes.
  • Retrieved completed pottery from conveyor to place on pallets and deliver to next department for wrapping and shipping.
  • Received and counted stock items and recorded data manually.
  • Disposed of damaged and defective items.
  • Processed between 10 and18 tons of pottery per shift.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
4

Dock Worker

  • Demonstrated accuracy picking daily orders.
  • Consistently lifting up to 125lbs, kneeling, squatting, & bending over daily.
  • Loaded & unloaded trucks with use of pallet jack.
  • Maintained a clean and orderly warehouse.
  • Assisted drivers on delivery route.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
5

Dock Worker/ Adhesive Puller

Pull and check the quality, color, and weight of 17,000+ gallons of Adhesive glue

  • Actively monitor that products from the Hot List are being completed for orders scheduled to be shipped
  • Unload various shipping containers and station into locations.
  • Stack pallets properly to not damage the products and scan into inventory using scan gun. 8 months experience.
  • Receive and process customer returns back into inventory
  • Discard damaged returns and complete damage reports properly
  • Relocate all products on pallets into proper inventory locations with forklift 8 Months experience.
  • Assist other departments while cross training if the need arose.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
HS
Captain Of Fellowship Of Christian Athletes For 3 Years
6

Dock Worker

Hired as a seasonal Dock worker.

  • Responsible for the receipt of all freight into the store.
  • Responsible for separating and moving all freight to proper departments.
  • Responsible for set up and assembly of store fixtures.
  • Responsible for receiving all deliveries from different couriers.
  • Responsible for the movement of all freight on the train from station to station.
  • Responsible for the safety inspections of all cars on the train.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
Mechanical Engineering
7

Dock Worker/shipping Technician

Offer support on dock with the loading/unloading of 53 ft. commercial trailers and operated scanner

  • Operated and maintains forklift and and prepare freight for shipping
  • Unload and load trucks and secured freight into trailers
  • Frequent lifting, pulling, pushing, and carrying of freight
  • Occasional lifting, pulling, pushing and caring of freight, up to 90 lbs on a daily basis
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
AS
Business
8

Dock Worker

Process incoming and outgoing freight from up to 40 businesses daily.

  • Physically unload freight from multiple drivers and process paperwork.
  • Label and separate parcels according to carrier, preparing them for shipment.
  • Manage inventory and pick orders when needed.
  • Observe different processes for different customers as required.
  • Licensed for operation of Seated Counterbalanced Forklift.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Communications Coursework
Journalism And Communications Coursework
9

Dock Worker

Selector

  • Responsible for receiving of goods in the warehouse, loading and unloading of trucks, picks, packs and ship products to customers.
  • Receiving/Verifying quantities actually received against available paperwork. Transfer products from receiving to designate warehouse location.
  • Shipping/Determine how product will be packed according to method of shipment or customer request. Process shipment through computerized shipping system and completing proper documentation.
  • Inventory/Move products within the warehouse as situations develops ensuring accuracies of quantities moved.
  • Housekeeping/Generally keep warehouse a safe, clean and efficient work place.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
10

Dock Worker

Loads and unloads trailers consisting of many different piece counts depending on the product.

  • Operates a fork lift when necessary to complete my tasks
  • Handles hazardous materials safely
  • Carries out pre and post trip inspection on forklifts and any other dock equipment
  • Sorts and keeps track of unloaded products
  • Keeps work area clean and tidy
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
Biology/elective Studies
College Prep

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