bar banquet and food services manager resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Versatile child advocate professional with over 9 years experience working in a student-focused learning environment helping special-needs students improve their literacy. With 3 years working as a head preschool teacher planning all lessons and working on helping kids learn to communicate and work well with one another.


SPSS, Excel, Access, Word

Excellent classroom management

Teaching, tutoring and counseling

Effectively work with parents

Motivating students

  • Certification in working domestic abuse 24 hour hotline
  • Certification in working with sexual abuse
  • Hippa certified
01/2013 to Current Bar, Banquet, and food services manager Levy Restaurants, Inc. | Seattle, WA,
  • Efficiently resolved problems or concerns to the satisfaction of all involved parties.
  • Continually monitored restaurant and took appropriate action to ensure food quality and service standards were consistently met .Worked closely with the chef and cooks to determine menu plans for special events or occasions.
  • Bartending and managing servers while holding my ABC permit for Tennessee. Contact Dustin Morlock 423-534-0139.
2013 to 2014 Managing restaurant services Valley Ymca | Yuma, AZ,
  • Service and Hospitality Managing Make sure all food being served is going out in the best of quality.
  • Guests coming to Bellas and Moondog order on different computer operation so duties included money management and customer service in all areas.
  • Being able to have good communication skills and able to take charge in very high busy and excitable situations with other employees.
  • Training other employees because I have had so much restaurant experience has moved me up through this job because I come from a more disciplined background.
  • I am one of two employees that has had training and certification for being an ABC manager.
  • Please Contact the General Manager of both restaurant for more information Justin Bazemore 423-612-3741
07/2010 to 09/2012 Banquet Manager Valley Ymca | Phoenix, AZ,
  • At the Martha Washington Inn I did a little bit of everything from preparation for 300 plus banquets including weddings or town functions with the Barter Theater.
  • We also had full menu dining in the many rooms of the hotel and in taking room service as well. So being able to multitasking is a big part of the job.
  • Also, my job included greeting and taking care of visitor's service and all day bar and food hospitality to anyone that came to the historic building.
  • I had to have a extensive knowledge of the Inn itself for tours and checking in guests as they arrived.
  • Please contact Wendy Miller for more information (XXX) 628-3161.
07/2009 to 03/2012 Preschool Teacher Landry's | Fredericksburg, VA,
  • Teaching 3 and 4 year old's the basics before they enter into kindergarten or other schools with new children.
  • I have been really learned to work on patience and show the kids over and over how to learn simple abilities that they will use later on in school and daily life practices.
  • I can help the kids from being upset or hitting others into a positive play time together by sitting them sown and talking to them when they are frustrated and don't understand what they have done wrong.
  • There is a very short attention span and you must be organized to use the time that you have with them to its fullest.
  • Supervised children on field trips to local parks, fire stations and zoos.
  • Please contact Ingrid Davis for more information (XXX) 628-5050.
07/2008 to 04/2011 Preschool Teacher First United Methodist Church | City, STATE,
  • I have worked at the church off and on for almost 15 years.
  • My job is to work projects and activities with the preschool and nursery age children.
  • The job is definitely helped me understand what this age group strives to learn.
  • Also, I have been able to help bridge the gap to help parents understand what their children need as well.
  • Collaborated with colleagues on developing new classroom projects and monthly themes.
  • Established a safe play environment for the children.
  • Please contact Suzanne Rankin for more information (XXX) 628-2321.
09/2008 to 07/2010 Front of House Waitress/ Cashier Ellis Soda Shoppe | City, STATE,
  • I had been working with the people at Ellis for almost two years since they first opened their doors.
  • I have been able to personally serve when the President Obama had come through our little town to give a speech.
  • I have trained servers on the new computers while showing them as well the ways to work with people in a thriving business here in Abingdon.
  • The concept and flexible hours have giving me the opportunities to go back and take CNA classes as well to further my education.
  • Customer service and being quick on your feet are priorities for this job.
  • Please contact Lisa or David Widener for more information (XXX) 628-8187.
07/2007 to 04/2009 Bartender Manager Wither's Hardware Restaurant | City, STATE,
  • I helped to give the consumer what they needed in a safe environment.
  • I was also able to work on personal skills of working with people and listening to their needs.
  • During the last year I have been an ABC Manager.
  • The job definitely helped me to understand what should be done in confrontational situations.
  • After the first year I began to help them expand their business by managing the workers as well.
  • I have learned to make schedules and manage the finances of the company.
  • Multitasking has been the biggest part of learning from hiring bands to making sure the customer service is being met.
  • Please contact Hazel Ramos-Cano for more information (XXX)-628-1111.
2007 to 05/2007 Banquet Coordinator Glenrochie Country Club | City, STATE,
  • I enjoyed working and learning about the food and room preparation for many big events.
  • This put me on both sides of managing workers and keeping a good environment for food service.
  • Ensured proper cleanliness was maintained in all areas of the bar and front of house. something that people want on a special day.
  • Performed checkouts of servers and bartenders to ensure that all tickets were accounted for.
  • Please contact Ben Abel for more information.
  • XXX) 628-3059.
08/2006 to 12/2006 Children's Coordinator Women's Resource Center | City, STATE,
  • It was an eye opening experience.
  • Working with domestic violence is a hard environment, but it was a great opportunity.
  • Working with the families and being able to give the children what they need at that time was very skill building.
  • Please contact Pat Brown or my supervisor Mary Forti for anymore information.
  • 540) 639-1123.
07/2004 to 11/2006 Waitress/Banquets The Farmhouse Restaurant | City, STATE,
  • Initiated negotiations regarding vendor contracts and kept updated records of contracts.
  • Learned ways to best work in a fine dining restaurant.
  • The experience also had me around a lot of people and seeing how I could deal under pressure in many different circumstances.
  • Taking the time to give what was expected from the company was using my talent from being a social person and integrating my talents was a great balance.
  • If more information is needed about my work skills please contact Barbara Wade (540) 382-4253.
Expected in 2006 to to Bachelor's Degree | Interdisciplinary studies Radford University, Radford, Virginia GPA:

Emphasis in Child Development

Psychology and Sociology coursework

Social Science, Social Welfare and Social Work coursework

In the major I interned at the Women's Resource Center which works closely with domestic violence. I am certified in working referrals through social services and working in one of the battered women shelters.

Expected in to to | nursing program Virginia Highlands Community College, Abingdon, VA GPA: In the major I interned at the Women's Resource Center which works closely with domestic violence. I am certified in working referrals through social services and working in one of the battered women shelters.

Coursework in Adult and Family Health

Community Involvement
  • Trained in CPR and first Aid
  • Great patience with children and young adults
  • Organizational skills
Additional Information
  • My goal is to be able to work with people in a way that I can make this most difference. Children seem to be the best way for me to express a positive change once they have been giving the help and tools to obtain their goals. I would like to find a job where I will work hard to fulfill the challenges in this social work field or any other human resource field dealing one on one in customer service. I love working with other people and showing my techniques in multitasking and getting tasks completed in the most efficient way possible.

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School Attended

  • Radford University
  • Virginia Highlands Community College

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  • Children's Coordinator
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  • Bachelor's Degree

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