bartender waitress chef resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary
Highly motivated Sales Associate with extensive customer service and sales experience. Outgoing sales professional with track record of driving increased sales, improving buying experience and elevating company profile with target market.
  • Team Management
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Budgets
  • Team Building
  • Organization
  • Customer service
  • Supervision
  • Problem Resolution
  • Relationship Development
  • Project Organization
Work History
Bartender/waitress/chef, 06/2018 - Current
Ebenezer Wyoming, MN,
  • Assisted servers with specialty drinks orders by preparing on-demand items without delay.
  • Took customer orders and capitalized on opportunities to sell special beverage and food options.
  • Managed bar inventory, restocked supplies and placed orders for spirits, beer, wines and mixers.
  • Upsold menu items to customers, driving up per sale revenues and maximizing profits.
  • Kept accurate inventories and notified management of ordering needs for liquor, beer, wine and bar supplies.
  • Applied excellent organizational and multitasking abilities to handle simultaneous customer, team and business needs while avoiding unnecessary delays or errors.
  • Upsold daily specials and beverage promotions to exceed daily sales goals.
  • Maintained secure cash drawers, promptly resolving discrepancies for accuracy.
  • Organized bar inventory and storage procedures to keep stock within optimal levels and meet expected customer demands.
  • Kept alcoholic beverages well-stocked and organized to meet expected demands.
  • Consulted with managers to organize special events and promotions such as trivia nights to bring in new customers.
  • Polished glassware, bussed tables and removed debris to keep customer areas fresh and clean.
  • Managed accurate register and produced daily sales reports backing up inventory usage numbers.
  • Stayed up-to-date on state laws regarding alcoholic beverage services and maintained 100% compliance for inspections.
  • Waited on up to 50 customers at bar and 200 at table bar area.
  • Set up bar for operation, obtained cash bank and stocked service bar.
  • Set up glassware, liquor and other necessary supplies for special events.
  • Requested official identification for alcohol and nicotine purchases and verified details, consistently meeting strict legal standards of underage sales.
Caretaker, 11/2015 - 06/2016
Columbia Sportswear Company East Rutherford, NJ,
  • Restocked supplies and rotated items to maintain efficient operations and prevent expiration of perishable goods.
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking.
  • Employed mobility devices and pully-type equipment to lift patients from chairs to beds, following all safety procedures to avoid injuries.
  • Participated in fun activities, including cards and outings with patients each day mom to boost mood, improve overall memory and provide light entertainment.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Maintained best-in-class standards for individualized care by continuously checking in with patients and families and quickly providing care.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Collaborated with physicians to design at-home medication guidelines and educated patients and families on correct medication administration.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
Retail Sales Associate, 10/2014 - 05/2015
Kids Korner City, STATE,
  • Pursued resolutions to achieve complete customer satisfaction, including tracking down hard-to-find merchandise at diverse locations.
  • Supported efficient and timely replenishment of sales floor merchandise.
  • Used consultative sales approach to understand customer needs and recommend relevant offerings.
  • Supported loss prevention goals by maintaining accurate drawers and monitoring shopper behavior.
  • Provided accurate information about promotions, customer programs and products, helping drive high customer retention.
  • Offered each customer top-notch, personal service and polite support to boost sales and customer satisfaction.
  • Balanced and organized cash register by handling cash, counting change and storing coupons.
  • Completed setup, breakdown and product preparation for promotional displays and in-store demonstrations.
  • Improved operational efficiencies while managing customers requests, store inventory, transactions, new purchase orders and pricing needs.
  • Contributed to design and setup of merchandise displays promoting key products, creating aesthetically pleasing arrangements to attract customer attention.
  • Up-sold and cross-sold products effectively, driving sales and increasing revenue.
  • Provided excellent customer service to cultivate loyalty and satisfaction.
  • Displayed merchandise by arranging in appealing and orderly way to boost sales.
  • Answered questions about store policies and concerns to support positive customer experiences.
  • Maintained organized checkout area and swept floors and emptied trash cans.
  • Trained in loss prevention, visual merchandising and general sales skills.
  • Opened and closed store independently when needed and prepared nightly bank drop for manager.
  • Offered advice and assistance to customers, paying attention to special needs or wants.
  • Educated customers on promotions to enhance sales.
  • Checked pricing, scanned items, applied discounts and printed receipts to ring up customers.
  • Maintained clean personal appearance, modeled store's outfits when working clothing department settings and wore uniforms per company policy.
  • Performed stocking and informed management of low inventory quickly.
  • Reported to work early, checked low inventory, learned sales or special offerings, and became aware of store issues.
  • Prioritized helping customers over completing other routine tasks in store.
  • Helped customers manage large purchases by collecting items from shelves and storage locations.
  • Managed promotional in-store signage and displays and re-stocked merchandise from returns or dressing rooms.
  • Generated brand awareness and positive product impressions to increase sales.
  • Inspected merchandise for quality and arranged proper display location on floor.
  • Greeted customers entering store and promoted sales or special programs.
  • Approached each problem with fresh mind and analytical strategies to quickly resolve concerns.
  • Assisted customers with prompt and polite support in-person and via telephone.
  • Maintained clean sales floor and straightened and faced merchandise.
BS: Psychology With A Concentration in Human Services, Expected in 05/2021
University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point - Stevens Point, WI
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Associate of Arts And Sciences: Psychology , Expected in 05/2019
University of WI - Marshfield/Wood County - Marshfield, WI,
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School Attended

  • University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
  • University of WI - Marshfield/Wood County

Job Titles Held:

  • Bartender/waitress/chef
  • Caretaker
  • Retail Sales Associate


  • BS
  • Associate of Arts And Sciences

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