To commit my strong work ethic, high standard of attention to detail, proven experience, and diverse skills towards a challenging position with a progressive organization.
October 2006 to Present
Safely operate a concrete mixer used in the timely transportation, delivery and placement of concrete at various commercial, industrial, and residential construction sites throughout the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Promote positive customer relations through quality service and effective interpersonal communication. Performed preventive maintenance and routine cleaning of vehicle on a daily basis.
March 2006 to October 2006
Safely and skillfully operated electric and diesel forklifts in facilitating the timely unloading, movement, placement, and processing of a high volume of mail and parcels.
Material Handler & Forklift Operator
March 1995 to February 2006
Matched requisitions to packing slips and delivery tickets, verifying materials received and processed documents and purchase orders Ensured assets were correctly packaged, stored, and controlled to prevent pilferage and corrosion. Accurately prepared and maintained forms, files, and index/stock lists, and technical orders. Verified quantities received with receiving reports and took appropriate action. Unloaded incoming shipments, scanned bar codes or keyed receipt information into an automated records system.
February 1991 to March 1995
Sorted incoming mail, parcels, and other materials for delivery. Collected, weighed, and affixed postage to outgoing mail, parcels, and other materials for domestic and international destinations in accordance with US Postal charts and regulations. Maintained records regarding postage, registered and certified mail, parcels, and other mail requiring special handling.
Hazardous Materials Management
May 1989 to March 1995
and accomplished certification of all types of hazardous cargo in accordance with federal and state regulations. Performed visual assessment of material's physical condition, and quantity, size, and specialized handling or storage requirements. Assessed overall warehouse procedures to safely handle, pack, store, label, and ship hazardous materials. Prepared and verified shipping documents for correct safety and destination coding, hazardous material classification, and special handling instructions using both manual and automated processing procedures.
DEES PAPER COMPANY - Mobile, AL
05-1989 to 03-1995
Supervised the activities of drivers to ensure that quality of service and job performance were maintained. Took an active role in all monthly safety meetings and training classes for employees. Inspected assigned equipment weekly to ensure compliance with the law and safety. Analyzed reports for productivity improvement opportunities and took actions required to ensure improvements. Ensured routes were sequenced for maximum productivity and quality service. Successfully resolved customer complaints and took action to prevent future occurrences.
Warehouse Manager & Forklift Operator
Expedited the acquisition, movement of material, reviewed/evaluated interim support measures and initiated corrective actions in conjunction with supply, procurement, maintenance and/or other personnel. Researched and resolved function problems involving supply and logistics automated systems. Maintained stock levels for authorized items from assigned suppliers by reviewing stock records and determining replenishment needs. Received, examined, verified, and identified a wide variety of materials, complete equipment items, technical components, parts, and commodities.
Security Supervisory/Police Officer
May 1986 to December 1990
Responsible for the transportation, supervision, accountability, and safety of minimum-at-risk inmates in maintaining the cleanliness of Harrison County interstate, highway, and roadway areas, public and city buildings and grounds, and parks. Entrusted with protecting city and state property from hazards such as sabotage, trespass, theft, fire, and accidental or willful damage and destruction. Controlled personnel access to restricted buildings, facilities, and areas by checking identification credentials. Maintained records and updated log books, events logs, and computer databases.
Building/Facilities & Grounds Maintenance
Versatile professional with proven experience in many facets of supply operations, motor vehicle operations, traffic management, postal operations, and security. Exceptional planning, organizational, time management, and record keeping skills. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, and to work well with others in a team approach. Strengths include:
• Automated Supply Systems Operations
• Material Handling & Expediting
• Material Storage & Distribution Management
• Shipping & Receiving
• Supply Procedures Analysis
• Customer Service & Satisfaction
• Inventory Control
• Forklift Operations
• Staff Mentoring, Training & Coaching
• Hazardous Materials Management
• Class "A" Commercial Driver's License
• Thorough knowledge of a wide range of warehousing duties, shipping and receiving, material/supply inventory management, forklift and motor vehicle operations including preventative maintenance and safety
• Licensed and certified in the safe operation and preventive maintenance of forklifts, hand trucks, and other material handling equipment