Talented Material Handler with 8+ years extensive experience in a warehouse and manufacturing setting. Knowledgeable about material load capabilities, site analysis and general logistics. Setting up and operating a variety of machine tools. Safe workplace practices and training. Highly motivated and results-driven with excellent communication skills. Flexible scheduling and availability for all shifts.
Material handling expert In-depth OSHA knowledge and training
Certified fork lift operator 40-hour HAZWOPER (29 CFR 1910.120) Strong mechanical aptitude Expert communication skills
Proficient use of power and measuring Able to frequently lift or move over 50 pounds tools/machinery Able to walk and stand for long periods of time Experience in a high paced, multitasking Highly motivated and improvement driven environment Fast and eager learner
Stock Room/Material Handler, 10/2017 to 06/2019
Honeywell Eclipse – Rockford, Illinois, United States
Stock room material handler responsible for pulling parts for Asphalt Burner Production. Help with training new employees.
Machine Operator/Material Handler, 10/2016 to 05/2017
Alco Manufacturing – Machesney Park, Illinois, United States
Operated parts cleaning machine to remove oil and other contaminants. Programmed and maintained CNC machinery and performed root cause failure analysis. Operation of fork lift to transport marked steel components. Continuous learning and improvement of machinery skills in the workplace.
Forklift Operator/Material Handler, 10/2010 to 10/2016
Bon-Ton Distribution Center – Rockford, Illinois, United States
Experienced lead material handler responsible for unloading merchandise from vendor trucks for distribution to various store locations. On-site training on new personnel. Continuously received incentives for increased speed and accuracy of performance. Forklift training and certification.
Carpenter/Laborer, 08/1999 to 08/2006
Carpenters Local 141 – Bridgeview, Illinois, United States
Installed interior finish items, including wall protection, windows, doors and hardware. Structural rough framing with power tools and other equipment. Experience in both commercial and residential job sites. Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained a safe and clean work area.
Assistant Manager, 05/1993 to 02/1994
Nature Food Center – Chicago, Illinois, United States
Assistant Manager at a health food & supplement retail store. Responsible for ordering and stocking parts, cash management, customer service and training new employees.
Alabama A&M, 08/1988 to 08/1989