JAMES WALTER BAKER
I am a fiercely dependable, honest, smart, and hard-working individual who is constantly looking for ways to improve on the job. I have over 22 years warehouse/supplies experience with extensive forklift/clamptruck experience as well as knowledge of OSHA rules and regulations. I love to learn, work well with others and on my own. I am seeking a position where I can grow with and give my best to my employer.
May 2011 – Jan. 2012 Carrier Corporation Orlando, FL
§ Responsible for scanning, picking, and shipping Carrier air conditioning equipment to other Carrier warehouses as well as customers directly.
§ Proficient at packaging and shipping via UPS on their Worldship website.
Sept. 2007 - May 2011 Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation Norfolk, VA
§ Responsible for shipping and receiving USAirline parts for maintenance at their Norfolk Hub, and other maintenance facilities in Philadelphia, and Milwaukee.
§ Responsible for monitoring the accuracy and availability of a multi-million dollar stores room, and to ensure on-time flight efficiency, of which our on-time efficiency was among the top in the industry.
§ Perfect score on company forklift training.
§ Helped with training of new hires on forklift operation.
§ Part of a team that received many perfect FAA inspection ratings.
July 2004 – Sept. 2007 Care-a-lot Pet Supplies Norfolk, VA
§ Responsible for the accurate, timely, and safe pulling and packing of a varied selection of pet supplies from the internet and company call-center.
§ Was often recruited to fill in within other departments in the company.
Oct. 2002 - July 2004 TDS Incorporated Norfolk, VA
§ Responsible for the receiving, storage, and shipping of new Ford F-150 truck parts in a timely, safe, and courteous manner.
§ Promoted to Lead Shipper within 1 1/2 years
§ Zero accidents
§ Zero lost-time incidents
§ Zero damages
July 1999 - June 2002 YUPO Corporation of America Chesapeake, Va
§ Responsible for the operation and quality control of several paper cutting and packaging machines within this flagship American plant of a Japanese owned company.
§ Operated both forklift and clamp trucks.
§ Perfect score on company forklift/clamp truck training class.
§ Taught new hires in the safe operation and handling of forklift s/clamp trucks
§ Was part of a committee that developed their own Audit-Based Safety program. Also helped in the "sales" to management presentation, and all aspects of implementation of safety program.
June 1988 – April 1999 Smurfit/Stone Corporation Fulton, NY
Clamp Truck Operator
§ Responsible for all aspects of handling of a multi-million dollar warehouse of paper stock from unloading of trailers and boxcars to the corrugation process.
§ Taught all new hires of the clamp truck safety and usage.
§ Perfect attendance for three straight years.
§ Developed new methods of storage and inventory
§ Responsible for several perfect inventory audits.
§ Responsible for all inventory counts and reconciliation.
May 2006 - June 2008 Bryant & Stratton College Virginia Beach, VA
§ Studying towards a degree in Business part-time while working full-time.
§ Scored 90% or higher on all Business Curriculum Courses.
Sept.1982 – Jun. 1986 Mexico High School Mexico, NY
§ High school diploma with regents scholarships in English and Mathematics.
§ Band lead percussionist
§ Editor of school paper
§ Very active at the United Church of Christ
§ Proficient in the use of Word and have training in both Excel and Power-Point.
§ Have received college level training in Word, Excel, and Power-Point usage
§ References are available if needed.