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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary
Private chef with 15 years of experience cooking in restaurants, events and home environments. Prior work as prep cook, line chef, and sous chef. Energetic culinary professional with a blend of creativity, passion for food and exceptional cooking skills.
Skills
  • Beautiful presentation of food
  • Kosher cuisine expert
  • Hospitality and service industry background
  • Extensive catering background
  • Volume Production Capability
  • Informative Customer Service
  • Inventory Management Familiarity
  • Wide culinary knowledge 
Work History
Chef and owner, 11/2015 - 11/2016
Mga Entertainment , ,

  • Developed menus, pricing and special food offerings to increase revenue and customer satisfaction
  • Maintained a skilled kitchen staff by properly coaching, counseling and disciplining employees
  • Managed cost control, sanitation, menu development, training, recruitment, private dining and catering
  • Worked with high-end international clients like: SAP, HP, Microsoft, Deloitte
  • Comprehensive knowledge of food and catering trends




Private chef, 11/2012 - 11/2015
Concord Hospitality , ,
  • Positively engaged with customers, offering menu information, providing suggestions and showing genuine appreciation for their preferences
  • Prepared farm-to-table, healthy, Kosher, lunches dinners and snacks, as well as special menus for in-house special events and catering
  • Procured kitchen supplies including groceries and maintained detailed inventory lists
  • Managed the cleanliness and organization of the kitchens 



Executive chef, 2010 - 2015
Healthcare Services Group Conroe, ,
  • Prepared food items consistently and in compliance with recipes, portioning, cooking and waste control guidelines
  • Reduced food costs by using seasonal ingredients, setting standards for portion size and minimizing waste
  • Managed kitchen staff by recruiting, selecting, hiring, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, supervising, evaluating and enforcing discipline when necessary
  • Actively involved in cost control, sanitation, menu development, training, recruitment, private dining and catering
  • Achieved and exceeded performance, budget and team goals
  • Prepared all pastry items in accordance with standards of quality, quantity control, taste and presentation


Sous-Chef, 2002 - 2010
Various Restaurants City, ,
  • Cooked and served food and meals in accordance with planned menus, diet plans, recipes, portions, temperature control procedures and facility policies
  • Instructed new staff in proper food preparation, food storage, use of kitchen equipment and utensils, sanitation and safety issues
  • Properly labeled and stored all raw food ingredients including produce, meat, fish, poultry, dairy and dry goods in the appropriate storage room, walk-in refrigerator, freezer or cooler
  • Promptly reported any maintenance and repair issues to Executive Chef
  • Actively involved in cost control, sanitation, menu development, training, recruitment, private dining and catering
  • Worked with well-known Israeli chefs: Eyal Shani, Haim Cohen, Erez Komorovski, Yogev Yeros


Education
Bachelor of Science: Biotechnology and Food Science, Expected in 2013
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Tel-Hai College - Israel,
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Diploma: Paramedic , Expected in 2005
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IDF - Israel,
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School Attended

  • Tel-Hai College
  • IDF

Job Titles Held:

  • Chef and owner
  • Private chef
  • Executive chef
  • Sous-Chef

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Diploma

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