Warehouse Material Handler Resume Sample

Updated on: October 16, 2015


Targeted resumes for warehouse material handler position are about one thing only – meeting the employer’s needs. Too many jobs in the background spoil your focus. You have the interview to talk to about other jobs that you have done (if asked of course) so you do not really need to try to fit in a job that you held say, 15 years ago. Especially if it has nothing to do with what you are doing now.

When we talk of targeted resumes, the resume format comes into mind. A format is not just the design or the look of your resume; it is also how you organize and emphasize information. If the information is sparse, you will lose points – if it is properly connected, you will gain some.

Take a look at a warehouse material handler resume sample that has connected information:


Warehouse Material Handler Resume Sample


Edward Jones

56 William Henry Road ● Kaneohe ● HI 96744 ● (999) 999-9999 ● edjones @ email . com


• Hardworking and dedicated individual with 15+ years’ experience of handling materials within a warehouse environment, by following set procedures.
• Well-versed in operating machinery and tools to manage the movement of materials in and out of the warehouse.
• Demonstrated expertise in pulling orders from storage areas by following instructions accurately
• Hands-one experience in loading and unloading packages from and onto delivery trucks and pallets
• Qualified to operate and perform general and preventative maintenance on forklifts
• Proficient in tracking and monitoring inventory levels and ensuring that they are maintained at optimal levels


• Order Pulling • Order Verification • Inventory Control
• Pallet Placement • Preventative Maintenance • Order Report Management
• Order Monitoring • Power Lifts Operation • Stocking
• Cycle Counts • Safety Inspection • Freight Handling

• Introduced an electronic labeling system which reduced labeling outgoing orders time by 60%
• Implemented an order system dubbed as Coin Order, which streamlined order locating system
• Trained 15 staff members in performing preventative maintenance on forklifts and manual and power lifts
• Cleared all safety inspections owing to conscientiousness in ensuring that all safety protocols are constantly adhered to

GRAYBAR ELECTRIC, Kaneohe, HI (6/2004 to Present)
Warehouse Material Handler
• Look through daily order sheets and determine type and number of orders
• Receive incoming orders and assist in unloading them from delivery trucks
• Check to determine accuracy of order by ensuring that the right type and quantity has been received
• Ascertain that all incoming orders are carefully labeled and stored in appropriate storage areas
• Operate forklifts to physically move incoming shipments to the designated storage areas
• Pick orders from storage areas and ensure that they conform to the quantity and type asked for
• Transport picked orders to the delivery pallet after ensuring that they are properly labeled and packed
• Assist in loading picked orders onto delivery vehicles after ensuring that appropriate paperwork has been managed
• Create incoming and outgoing shipment reports and feed them into the system
• Coordinate efforts with procurement officers to ensure ordering and delivery of items that are low in stock

AMETEK, Kaneohe, HI (1/2000 to 6/2004)
Warehouse Worker
• Assisted in loading and unloading items from delivery trucks
• Carried them to inspection pallets and provided support in ensuring that they conform to work orders
• Transported incoming shipments to storage areas and ensured that are properly and safely stacked
• Assisted in picking and carrying orders to delivery pallets
• Ascertained the overall cleanliness and maintenance of the warehouse area

High School Diploma