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I grew up on a farm in Iowa and learned to operate different types of machinery. I also learned to manage time to accomplish the chores that needed to be done on a daily basis. In the jobs I have had throughout my lifetime i have learned many duties. I am a hard worker and quick learner. I worked in the warehouse driving a forklift for 14 yrs. I did my job well and enjoyed the job and the people I worked with. I am looking forward to settling in to a job that i can contribute my skills to.

  • Public Safety and Security
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Time Management
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Active Learning
  • Management of Material Resources
  • Repairing                                                                        Forklift Operator
forklift operator/materials handler Jan 1997May 2011 Xpo Logistics Inc. Naperville, IL Forklift operator in shipping & receiving. Loaded & unloaded trucks. Used handheld scanners. General warehouse cleaning. general maintenance of forklifts & other equipment. Attended safety meetings. Fire extinguisher training. Hazmat training. promoted warehouse safety by working in a safe manner.
Counter/Phone sales and Customer Service Apr 1994Jan 1997 Mclane Concord, NC Took orders from customers on phone & over the counter. Ensured timely response for shipping & delivery of orders. Followed company proceedures to maintain safe work environment & neat & orderly conditions of store. Accurately read & carried out written instruction. Prepared & administered preventative maintenance, work orders i.e. hospital, businesses & gas systems.
Custodial/Maintenance Mar 1991Apr 1994 Mcdonald's Columbia, MD
  • Monitor building security and safety by performing such tasks as locking doors after operating hours and checking electrical appliance use to ensure that hazards are not created.
  • Service, clean, or supply restrooms.
  • Clean building floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, or vacuuming.
  • Gather and empty trash.
  • Follow procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power equipment to prevent damage to floors and fixtures.
  • Remove snow from sidewalks, driveways, or parking areas, using snowplows, snow blowers, or snow shovels, or spread snow melting chemicals.
  • Mix water and detergents or acids in containers to prepare cleaning solutions, according to specifications.
  • Strip, seal, finish, and polish floors.
  • Notify managers concerning the need for major repairs or additions to building operating systems.
  • Clean laboratory equipment, such as glassware or metal instruments, using solvents, brushes, rags, or power cleaning equipment.
  • Requisition supplies or equipment needed for cleaning and maintenance duties.
  • Clean windows, glass partitions, or mirrors, using soapy water or other cleaners, sponges, or squeegees.
  • Set up, arrange, or remove decorations, tables, chairs, ladders, or scaffolding to prepare facilities for events, such as banquets or meetings.
  • Make adjustments or minor repairs to heating, cooling, ventilating, plumbing, or electrical systems.
  • Clean and polish furniture and fixtures.
  • Mow and trim lawns and shrubbery, using mowers and hand and power trimmers, and clear debris from grounds.
High School Diploma: General Martensdale, Ia Martensdale/St Mary's May 1976
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Previous Companies:

  • Xpo Logistics Inc
  • Mclane
  • Mcdonalds

Previous Job Positions:

  • forklift operator
  • materials handler
  • Counter
  • Phone sales and Customer Service
  • Custodial


  • Martensdale/St Mary's

Level of Education:

  • High School Diploma

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