Assistant Cook resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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To work in a leading organization that will enable me to utilize my professional experience and skills towards achieving the goals of the organization.

  • Software:
  • Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)
  • Social Media advertising
  • Credit Card Payment Processing
  • Upbeat and Positive Personality
  • POS Systems and Ordering Platforms
  • Data Entry and Maintenance
  • Order and Refund Processing
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Multitasking and Prioritization
  • Customer Service
  • De-escalation Techniques
  • Reading and Writing Support
  • Relationship Building
  • Calm and Patient Demeanor
  • Effective Communication
  • Helping Students with Special Needs
  • Computer Skills
  • Classroom Technology
  • Experience with Diverse Student Populations
  • Creating a Safe Learning Environment
Assistant Cook, 09/2022 - Current
Glacier Fish Unalaska, AK,
  • Assist with meal preparation for lunches
  • Assist with putting supplies away
  • Assist students with obtaining lunch
  • Regulated oven, broiler and roaster operations for cooking at correct temperatures.
  • Assisted head chef by chopping and preparing cooking ingredients.
  • Stored food in designated containers and storage areas to prevent spoilage.
  • Washed preparation utensils, tools and machinery by hand or industrial dishwasher.
  • Weighed, measured and mixed ingredients according to recipes or personal judgment.
  • Verified freshness of food and ingredients by checking for quality, keeping track of old and new items and rotating stock.
  • Monitored work areas, serving lines and eating areas to verify safe food preparation and service environment.
Bartender, 05/2022 - Current
Woodfield Country Club Boca Raton, FL,
  • Assist customers
  • Daily reports
  • Handle cash
  • Answer incoming phone calls
  • Balanced daily registers and generated sales reports for management.
  • Followed alcohol awareness procedures for preventing intoxication and handling intoxicated guests.
  • Checked identification of guests to verify age requirements for alcohol purchase.
  • Prepared cocktails from bar recipes and served wine, draft and bottled beer.
  • Planned and coordinated special events to boost customer numbers and profits.
  • Operated cash register and Point of Sale (POS) system for transactions and made proper change for cash transactions.
Bartender/Cook/Waitress, 01/2021 - 09/2022
Fifth Wall Arlington, VA,
  • Maintained polite and professional demeanor to patrons to encourage inquiries and order placements.
  • Trained new employees to perform duties.
  • Greeted customers, answered questions and recommended specials to increase profits.
  • Maintained accuracy while handling payments, giving change and printing receipts for customers.
  • Handled food safely and kept spaces clean to protect customers from foodborne illness and maintain proper sanitation.
  • Communicated with kitchen staff to stay updated on item availability and customer wait times.
  • Presented menus to patrons to answer questions about menu items and make recommendations.
  • Collected dirty dishes and glasses from tables or counters, preparing areas for next diners.
  • Stocked service areas with supplies during slow periods.
  • Checked identification to verify if guests meet minimum age to legally purchase or consume alcoholic beverages.
  • Presented menus and answered questions regarding items.
  • Presented food and beverages to guests at tables.
  • Served food and beverages to patrons and confirmed complete orders.
  • Addressed concerns quickly to improve customer experience and escalated issues to management for resolution when necessary.
Woody’s General Store, 03/2017 - 06/2020
Firstrust Jenkintown, PA,
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Handle cash
  • Daily reports
  • Prep and cook food for customers
  • Stock supplies
  • Generated repeat business by responding to customer concerns with friendly and knowledgeable service.
  • Built customer confidence by actively listening to concerns and complaints and quickly resolving issues.
  • Built relationships with key customers and stakeholders to grow business networks and locate new opportunities.
Customer Representative, 05/2013 - 07/2017
Alpha Baking City, STATE,
  • Assist clients with their orders, problem solve for clients
  • Provide customer support for clients, other departments and other facilities
  • Generate daily/monthly reports for Customer Service Dept
  • Provide support for sales managers and depot managers to insure accuracy.
  • Demonstrated excellent communication skills in resolving product and consumer complaints.
  • Consulted with customers regarding needs and addressed concerns.
  • Answered incoming calls and emails, providing frontline customer support or assistance with product and service transactions.
  • Promoted high customer satisfaction by resolving problems with knowledgeable and friendly service.
  • Provided outstanding service to new and long-standing customers by attending closely to concerns and developing solutions.
  • Remained calm and professional in stressful circumstances and effectively diffused tense situations.
  • Answered inbound calls, chats and emails to facilitate customer service.
DSP/ House Manager, 05/2005 - 11/2006
Individual Advocacy Group City, STATE,
  • Used approved crisis intervention techniques in emergency situations.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Assisted with planning and coordination of activities and outings based on individual needs.
  • Provided direct care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, fostering activities of daily living.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Accompanied or transported clients to appointments, errands and social activities.
  • Assisted individuals in learning and developing new skills.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Transported clients to doctor's appointments and errands.
  • Assisted individuals in development of social skills to become integrated in community.
  • Advocated for disabled individuals to foster communication and self-expression and achieve goals.
Assistant Manager, 06/2002 - 06/2006
Lakewood Marathon City, STATE,
  • Assisted customers with purchases
  • Generate daily/weekly/monthly reports/place weekly and monthly orders
  • Training of new customer service representatives and associates
  • Assisted contractors with solutions to better service their products
Education and Training
: Psychology, Expected in
Kaplan University - Davenport, IA
Activities and Honors

The Aviculture Society of Chicago (TASC): Vice President & Expo/Event Coordinator

Juvenile Justice Committee Kendall County (JJC): Event/Planning, Fundraising, Scholarship and 5K committee

Plano American Legion Auxiliary: Treasurer, Membership and Previous Vice President

  • Hospital Advocate Training Mutual Ground - 2015
  • Direct Support Professional Training - 2005
  • CASA Advocate Training - 2015

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School Attended

  • Kaplan University

Job Titles Held:

  • Assistant Cook
  • Bartender
  • Bartender/Cook/Waitress
  • Woody’s General Store
  • Customer Representative
  • DSP/ House Manager
  • Assistant Manager


  • Some College (No Degree)

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