There are a number of positions available inside a warehouse setting and the skills needed to perform a job are interrelated to each other. From a forklift driver to a manager, everyone will need a special and unified set of skills to be able to perform well inside a warehouse.

Here we will discuss a general skills set that is required for people working in a warehouse setting. While the following list of skills seems more relevant to warehouse workers, attendants, associates and technicians – in fact these skills need to be taken into account by all levels of the hierarchy within a warehouse.

You can use 4 to 5 from these skills statements for skills or qualifications section of your resume.

Sample Skills for a Warehouse Resume

• Demonstrated ability to organize merchandise efficiently

• Thorough understanding of goods retrieval system

• Good customer orientation with a strong ability to deal effectively with complaints

• Able to operate a pallet jack and fork lift

• Proven ability to stand and work continually for long hours

• Physically dexterous to lift and move heavy objects and load/unload delivery trucks

• Good understanding of blueprints and drawings

• Strong mathematical skills

• Adept at handling hazardous material properly

• Special talent for following warehouse safety precautions and procedures

• Ability to use pneumatic ladders

• Well versed in creating logs and maintaining documents

• Skilled in basic computer operations including warehouse software and MS Word,Excel

• Eager to perform housekeeping tasks for the work area

• Track record of maintaining the security of the warehouse