Motivated food serving professional with 10+ years food and beverage experience in casual and fine dining.Experienced in taking food orders, operating cash registers and safely handling food while checking for proper temperatures. Highly efficient at preparing food orders quickly while greeting all customers and managing the cash register accurately.
Recognized by peers and management for going above and beyond normal job functions.Routinely helped as many as 70-100 customers every 30minutes each day in a high-volume retail outlet.Consistently exceeded daily sales targets with an average of $11,000 in sales each day.
Accepted payment from customers and made change as necessary.
Attempted to limit problems and liability related to customers' excessive drinking
Checked the quantity and quality of received products
Cleaned and maintained the beverage area, display cases, equipment, and order transaction area
Cleaned and prepared various foods for cooking or serving
Cleaned bars, work areas, and tables
Cleaned up spilled food, drink and broken dishes, and removed empty bottles and trash
Responsible for daily set up of three stations.
Kept drink stations clean and ready for service
Loaded dishwashers and hand-washed items such as milk crafts, whipped cream crafts, brewers, knives, espresso machine.
Located items requested by customers
Performed dishwasher duties
Performed serving, cleaning, and stocking duties in establishments
Prepared and served hot and cold beverages
Prepared coffee-based and other beverages on request; serve prepared pastries and other food items
Prepared items on station assignment list
Stocked and rotated products, stocked supplies, and paper goods in a timely basis
Stocked cabinets and serving areas with condiments, and refilled condiment container
Stocked supplies in serving stations, cupboards, refrigerators
Took beverage orders from serving staff or directly from patrons
Used all food handling standards
Measured ingredients required for specific food items being prepared
Exceptional in Microsoft office software programs, Word, Publisher, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Human resources, college math. GPA: 3.0 train in culinary arts, Business 101, served on student council, photography, gardening, life skills, and job readiness.
Continuing education in CRIMINAL JUSTICE
Legal Studies coursework
Coursework in Juvenile Justice and Deviance in Society
Coursework in Communications, Criminal Law and Public Administration
COMPUTER SOFTWARE: Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, arts, ATM, Audio, business cards, cash register, council, customer service, customer Service training, Data entry,POS Debit/ATM, Dream weaver, DVD Editing, fax, filing, graphic DESIGN, Access, Excel, Microsoft office applications, Microsoft office software, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, Word, Multimedia, copy machine, photography, Posters, pricing, quality, Repairs, sales, telephone, Video, Website development, Workshops
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