Material Handler Resume Sample and Template

Updated on: July 23, 2020

The material handler resume writing process is a bit overwhelming. But it is natural. A lot depends on how you word and format your resume. 

To put you at ease about the format of a material handler resume, the following is one that you can use:

Material Handler Resume Example

Antonio Carter
585 Rock Street, Putney, VT 88987 
(000) 105-2525 
antoniocarter @ email . com


Dependable and hardworking with a friendly and fun attitude.

Physically strong and agile warehouse professional with 7+ years’ vast experience in handling materials in warehouse and production plant environments. Highly skilled in unloading, moving, and storing materials using manual lifts and transfer equipment. Particularly effective in pulling orders, tracking and monitoring inventory levels, verifying orders, and deliveries prior to shipments and loading correct quantities on to delivery vehicles.


– Inventory Management
– Damage Control
– Pallet Jack
– Warehouse Management Systems
– Production Sheets Development
– Auditing
– Storage Protocols
– Item Identification Codes
– Materials Assembly
– Order Verification Procedures
– Banding Machines Use
– Logistical Processes


Material Handler
RYDER, Putney, VT (6/2013 – Present)

  • Introduce an inventory management system that sounded alerts when it was down 30%
  • Implemented damage control procedures, reducing item damage by 52%
  • Receive orders for pulling items
  • Locate items within the storage areas
  • Pull orders, tag them and make them shipment-ready by following company procedures
  • Maintain storage areas by ensuring that they are kept clean and neatly stacked at all times
  • Load and unload materials within the plant or warehouse area to make them ready to be shipped to clients
  • Open containers using dedicated tools such as claw hammers, cutters, and crowbars

Material Handler
YTU Co., Putney, VT (5/2011 – 6/2013)

  • Coined a series of identification codes for different materials, making it easy to pull orders
  • Introduced a 1 step order verification procedure, thereby decreasing the time it took to verify orders following the initial 5 steps
  • Loaded materials into delivery vehicles and ensure that they were properly and safely stacked
  • Marked and tagged containers and ensure that any damaged materials were reported on an immediate basis
  • Attached slings and hooks to lift cargo and guided loaders within the plant/warehouse
  • Ensured that appropriate paperwork was processed with each type outgoing and incoming order

Warehouse Aide
HAWORTH, Putney, VT (10/2009 – 5/2011)

  • Assisted in locating items to be pulled within the warehouse storage areas
  • Pulled items from shelves and checked them against orders to ensure accuracy
  • Transported picked materials to tagging areas and ensured that they are properly labeled
  • Ensured that packed and labeled items are transported to the delivery pallet in a safe manner
  • Assisted in loading and stacking boxes neatly and safely in the transport/delivery vehicle

High School Diploma – 2009
Community School, Putney, VT


  • Warehouse Inventory System
  • MS Word and Excel

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