We calculated that 17% of Forklift Operators And Receiver are proficient in Pallets, Shipping Receiving, and Production Lines. They’re also known for soft skills such as Alertness, Communication skills, and Coordination.
We break down the percentage of Forklift Operators And Receiver that have these skills listed on their resume here:
- Pallets, 17%
Rearranged and organized pallets of product in accordance to designated areas.
- Shipping Receiving, 10%
General Warehouse/Light Industrial Shipping Receiving.
- Production Lines, 9%
Unload trucks, service production lines, enter packing slips into computer, put product up in racks.
- Electric Pallet Jack, 8%
Worked independently without supervision, on forklifts, electric pallet jacks as well as stand up lifts and pulling orders.
- Load Trucks, 6%
Assigned to various department as needed to pick orders, load and unload trucks up to 200 pallets daily.
- Safety Procedures, 6%
Followed proper Merchandising and general safety procedures and standards.
Some of the skills we found on forklift operator and receiver resumes included "pallets," "shipping receiving," and "production lines." We have detailed the most important forklift operator and receiver responsibilities below. Alertness can be considered to be the most important personality trait for a forklift operator and receiver to have. According to a forklift operator and receiver resume, "material moving machine operators must be aware of their surroundings while operating machinery." Forklift operators and receiver are able to use alertness in the following example we gathered from a resume: "load and unload trucks and organize the warehouse skills used organization, fork lift skills, alertness, attention to details" Another trait important for fulfilling forklift operator and receiver duties is communication skills. According to a forklift operator and receiver resume, "material moving machine operators signal and direct workers to load and unload material." Here's an example of how forklift operators and receiver are able to utilize communication skills: "load and unload trucks with telecommunication, medical, and industrial products. " Another skill that is quite popular among forklift operators and receiver is coordination. This skill is very critical to fulfilling every day responsibilities as is shown in this example from a forklift operator and receiver resume: "material moving machine operators should have steady hands and feet to guide and control heavy machinery precisely" This example from a resume shows how this skill is used: "maintained good communication with supervisors, managers, and co-workers for proper safety procedures and coordination of various shipments. " A thorough review of lots of resumes revealed to us that "mechanical skills" is important to completing forklift operator and receiver responsibilities. This resume example shows just one way forklift operators and receiver use this skill: "material moving machine operators make minor adjustments to their machines and perform basic maintenance on them." Here's an example of how this skill is used from a resume that represents typical forklift operator and receiver tasks: "adhere to all osha safety standards when using forklift, pallet jacks, nail guns, and other mechanical equipment. " Another common skill for a forklift operator and receiver to be able to utilize is "visual ability." Material moving machine operators must be able to see clearly where they are driving or what they are moving a forklift operator and receiver demonstrated the need for this skill by putting this on their resume: "performed merchandise visualizing, inventory and customer service, resolved customer issues with repairs, returns and other alternate solutions. "
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The forklift operators and receiver who went onto college to earn a more in-depth education generally studied business and general studies, while a small population of forklift operators and receiver studied criminal justice and automotive technology.
When you're ready to become a forklift operator and receiver, you might wonder which companies hire forklift operators and receiver. According to our research through forklift operator and receiver resumes, forklift operators and receiver are mostly hired by The Bountiful Company, Abbott, and Conagra Brands. Now is a good time to apply as The Bountiful Company has 14 forklift operators and receiver job openings, and there are 5 at Abbott and 4 at Conagra Brands.
If you're interested in companies where forklift operators and receiver make the most money, you'll want to apply for positions at Alere, Vista Outdoor, and Abbott. We found that at Alere, the average forklift operator and receiver salary is $43,349. Whereas at Vista Outdoor, forklift operators and receiver earn roughly $40,027. And at Abbott, they make an average salary of $37,874.
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We also looked into companies who hire forklift operators and receiver from the top 100 educational institutions in the U.S. The top three companies that hire the most from these institutions include Walmart, The Home Depot, and Vail Resorts.