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Corey Altmeyer

Quick learner, motivated individual with good social skills; committed to safety. Also, work well independently or as a vital team contributor with a strong desire to learn the electrical trade.

  • Ability to work under pressure & meet deadlines
  • Good mechanical and electrical aptitude
  • Outstanding communication and inter-personal skills with the ability to work in a team environment
  • Good systematic planning and organization skills
  • U.S. Armed Service veteran
  • Attention to detail
  • Safety-conscious
  • Basic knowledge of blueprints and schematics
  • Take pride in my craftsmanship
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
Correctional Officer, 02/2017 to Current Department of Corrections Plainfield, IN
  • Physically patrolled and visually inspected the units, yards, buildings, prisoners, prisoner property and clothing, etc. to ensure the welfare, safety and security of staff and prisoners
  • Provided backup in emergency situations for the protection of the public, staff and prisoners in situations such as aggressive behavior, fights, fire, accidents and medical emergencies
  • Enforced institutional rules and Standard Operational Procedures by applying the appropriate level of force in accordance with policies
Forklift Driver, 07/2014 to 01/2017 Thiesing Veneer Mooresville, IN
  • Load and offload semi-trailers, keeping production going as efficiently and safely as possible
13b Howitzer Gunner, 07/2010 to 12/2013 US Army Fort Campbell, KY
  • Responsible for the maintenance of our equipment valued at over $2M
  • Assist the Chief in the training, health, welfare, and discipline of other soldiers in our squad
Head Cashier, 02/2007 to 11/2009 Meijer Camby, IN
  • Assisted cashiers with any issues they may have with the registers or regarding the customer in order to continue and expedite the checkout process
  • Trained new cashiers to become familiar with the registers. Help explain and teach customer etiquette for best consumer experience possible
Education and Training
General Studies Ivy Tech Community Indianapolis, IN, USA

Completion of US Army Air Assault School - Quick Response Team (QRT) Trained

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Alonzo Lindsey
Professional Summary

Experienced fork lift professional with strong leadership and relationship-building skills. I am always looking for a challenge in the industry and the opportunity to grow and advance. I am always early and prepared to work, I can easily work in a team to produce quality work in tight deadlines. I am also very disciplined and can excel in any tough situation.

Core Qualifications
  • Multi-tasker
  • Strong communication skills
  • Natural leader
  • Determined
  • Adaptable
  • Proficient in shipping & receiving 
  • Forklift trained 
  • OSHA Certified
10/2018 to 07/2019
Stand Forklift Operator RJW Transport Inc. Woodridge, IL

My job consisted of put-a-way, which is moving it from one location to another. I also worked in material handling making sure everything that was on the sheet was on the pallet before shipping.

10/2017 to 10/2018
Shipping Receiving Fiber Drum Chicago , IL

In this position I unloaded trucks hourly to meet our expected requirements for the day. In doing so I constantly had to work with pallets as well. In my down town I fixed on Shutez and Mauser cages and followed any other direction from management. 

02/2017 to 08/2017
Certified Forklift Operator Suncast Batavia, IL

As a forklift operator my day consisted of moving skits with a forklift once the product was done. I always had to make sure I was consistent and fast paced to make sure the process went smoothly. If needed I operated machines to meet company goals.

03/2016 to 11/2016
Forklift Operator Tangent North Aurora , IL

Most times working in extreme conditions (outside) I had to unload oversized skits off trucks. I also had to load finished products onto trucks with forklifts. When needed I had to repair damaged skits that were in bad condition as well.

11/2015 to 02/2016
Cherry Picker/Recieving MXD Naperville , IL
10/2014 to 11/2015
Machine Operator/Material Handler WISE Platics St Charles , IL

Beginning my employement at WISE I began as a machine operator working on many different machines and packed and unpacked boxes as well. Then was promoted to a material handler position where my responsibilities included cleaning hoppers, providing materials to hoppers to make parts and also working closely and directly with warehouse .This job gave me my first experience using a forklift, and strong time management skills.

High School Diploma Reavis Highschool Burbank, IL

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Dion Belo
Professional Summary

Reliable inventory associate with extensive experience in high-volume warehouse operations, including logistics, distribution and inventory management.

  • Supervisor Experience
  • Inventory Management Experience
  • Forklift Certified
  • C.A.T.S. Efficient (Computerized Asset Tracking System)
  • FedEx and UPS Shipping Efficient
  • Team leader
  • Scanner Certified
  • Warehouse and Fulfillment Experience
  • Quality Control Auditor
  • Rail Transportation Loading/Unloading Experience
  • Shipping and Receiving Expert
  • Hard Working and Self Motivated
  • Safety Conscious
  • Skilled Multi-Tasker
  • Team Leader
Work History
Inventory Control Manager, 05/2019 to Current
Ford Audio-Video Systems LLC Denver, CO
  • Addressed internal supply problems head-on and developed creative solutions to prevent delays and missed targets
  • Audit and correct discrepancies in inventory numbers
  • Input data in Anita System to create updated status reports for quick reference of project progress and deadlines
  • Process returns and update accounts
  • Unload shipments, review merchandise, input data to inventory and archive paperwork
  • Work with vendor representatives to resolve damaged shipments and item shortages, protecting company interests and financial targets
  • Boosted inventory and recordkeeping accuracy by conducting thorough inspections and comparing shipment contents with documentation
  • Generate end-of-day reports covering shipments, productivity and financial totals
  • Coordinate efficient storage areas to optimize material movements and minimize labor hours
  • Processed returns and updated accounts
  • Maintain accurate records in Anita System, including materials weights, bill amounts and identified variances
  • Conduct daily counts and weekly audits of inventory to identify and resolve discrepancies in records
  • Inventory warehouse stock on monthly, quarterly and annual basis
  • Generate weekly freight reports
  • Bi weekly job inventory status reports
Radio DJ, 03/2004 to Current
Entercom Communications 4700 South Syracuse Street #10. Denver, Colorado 80237
  • On air radio personality
  • Mix, scratch and blend music on Denver's #1 hip hop radio station
Inventory Control , 04/2017 to 05/2019
Patriot Logistics For Verizon National Network Operation Thornton, CO
  • Asset Management. Inspect and verify new equipment. Apply asset codes
  • Input serialized data to computer using CATS (Computer Asset Tracking System)
  • Warehouse Auditing. Schedule and conduct cycle counts
  • Research and reconcile inventory discrepancies
  • Outbound Coordination. Facilitate shipping time and dates to field engineers and data center personnel. Schedule pick ups and delivery dates with carriers
  • Generate material request forms and select orders from warehouse locations. Prepare equipment for shipping
  • Process decommissioned components. Identify and process returned equipment from data centers and cellular switch sites
  • Audited and corrected discrepancies in inventory counts
  • Used equipment like forklifts and pallet jacks to move inventory
  • Inventoried warehouse stock on monthly, quarterly and annual basis
  • Input data in C.A.T.S. to create updated status reports for quick reference of project progress and deadlines
  • Kept all documentation and records accurate and up-to-date with latest data to prevent errors in processing or delivery
Forklift Operator, 01/2007 to 03/2017
Home Depot Distribution Center 5673 9410 Heinze Way
  • Complete daily forklift safety checklists.
  • Select product to fill orders, check for accuracy, safely transport and load on outbound flatbeds, vans and shipping containers
  • Examine shipments for quality, accuracy and proper weight distribution.
  • Receive cargo by removing it from boxcars, center beam railcars, flatbeds, vans and shipping containers
  • Inspect product, properly label materials for accuracy and quality
  • Transport and stack materials in proper slots and accurately fill out paperwork to receive product to inventory
  • Handle multiple tasks simultaneously to maximize work efficiency
DJ / Promoter / Mobile DJ, 07/2004 to 12/2006
Self Employed 20497 East Milan Place. Aurora, Colorado 80013
  • Book events and provide mobile deejaying services for Corporate events, weddings, graduations and concerts
  • Coordinate events, design flyers and posters, assemble and direct street team to distribute promotional materials
  • Resident DJ at several night clubs and lounges in Denver and surrounding metro areas
Department Supervisor / Outbound Coordinator, 10/1999 to 07/2004
Home Depot Lumber Distribution Center #5699 11400 East 53rd Avenue. Denver, Colorado 80239
  • Directed and trained second shift warehouse associates
  • Audit all outbound loads for accuracy and quality
  • Completed monthly safety inspections and conducted safety training for all hourly associates
  • Audit inbound freight, resolve any discrepancies and properly receive merchandise into inventory
  • Process billing information and create packing slips and bills of lading for drivers and stores
  • Process inbound requisition orders from stores and coordinate shipment dates and times with transportation manager
  • Schedule delivery appointments for all outbound loads
  • Coordinate and broker third party trucking companies to pick up deliver out of state loads
  • Preform cycle counts, research and resolve discrepancies
High School Diploma: 1990
West High School - 951 Elati Street. Denver, Colorado
Certified: Audio Engineering, 1990
CEC Early College - 2650 Eliot St. Denver, CO 80211