cook resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Consistent Cook exceptionally well-versed in food plating and knife handling skills and techniques. Offering several years of comprehensive experience in quality food preparation and presentation.

Conscientious individual bringing proven experience in high-volume dining restaurants. Manages large number of covers while motivating and supervising cooking team. Innovative and resourceful team player with expertise in farm-to-table concepts and creative menu development.

Experienced Job Title with over Number years of experience in Industry. Excellent reputation for resolving problems and improving customer satisfaction.

Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

Reliable employee seeking Job Title position. Offering excellent communication and good judgment.

Dedicated Industry professional with history of meeting company goals utilizing consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand.

  • Safe Food Handling
  • Food Preparation
  • Purchasing and Receiving
  • Bulk Food Preparation
  • Proper Food Storage
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Time Management
  • Local Ingredient Sourcing
  • Customer Service
  • Multitasking and Organization
  • Production Line Management
  • New Recipe Creation
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Work Planning and Prioritization
  • Opening and Closing Procedures
  • Works Well Under Pressure
Work History
06/2019 to 01/2022
Cook Ftmc New London, OH,
  • Created identical dishes numerous times daily with consistent care, attention to detail and quality.
  • Managed kitchen staff, supervised preparation of foods ,and explained steps for readying specialty items.
  • Communicated closely with servers to fully understand special orders for customers.
  • Mentored staff in expectations and parameters of kitchen goals and daily work.
  • Took food orders from cashiers and cooked items quickly to complete order items together and serve hot.
  • Prepared multiple orders simultaneously during peak periods with high accuracy rate, maximizing customer satisfaction and repeat business.
  • Ordered and received products and supplies to stock kitchen areas.
  • Instructed new staff in proper food preparation, storage, use of kitchen equipment and sanitation.
  • Changed and sanitized cutting boards, benches and surfaces between tasks to avoid cross-contamination.
  • Set up and prepared cooking supplies and workstations during opening and closing to maximize productivity.
  • Maintained well-stocked stations with supplies and spices for maximum productivity.
12/2020 to 03/2021
Ski Rental Technician Legacy Traditional Schools Laveen, AZ,
  • Resolved customer disputes to maintain positive relationships and increase customer base.
  • Coordinated with sales teams and clients to manage inventory, adjust orders and handle logistics.
  • Forged productive partnerships with community leaders and business owners, increasing referral rates by Number% annually.
  • Implemented rental asset processes and cleanliness standards.
  • Completed detailed assessments, effectively implementing comprehensive home consultation process.
  • Greeted customers with enthusiasm, offered to take orders and fulfilled each quickly and correctly.
  • Provided assistance to customers requiring help by carrying-out and loading purchases.
  • Addressed guest complaints and resolved issues to promote satisfaction.
  • Managed multiple tasks in high-volume environment.
  • Responded quickly to customer inquiries, answering questions and offering insight into products.
06/2020 to 09/2020
Landscaper Hidden Creek Contractor City, STATE,
  • Planted bulbs, trees, bushes and flowers for residential and commercial clients.
  • Identified and removed invasive plants and noxious weeds for garden aesthetics and ecosystem health.
  • Maintained grounds by trimming, weeding and general clean-up.
  • Used trimmers and chainsaws for grounds maintenance, brush clearing and tree removal and thinning.
  • Maintained routine landscaping schedules to boost lawn health.
  • Applied weed and pest control chemicals to lawns, protecting grass growth and improving appearance.
  • Followed planned landscaping designs to determine placement of sod, sown grass, flowers and foliage.
  • Assessed pest damage and safely used appropriate pesticides for mitigation and control.
  • Handled hedge, bush and shrub trimming.
  • Removed weeds, hazards and debris from common pathways to improve usability.
  • Applied mulch to garden beds for protection against weeds and unwanted growth.
  • Performed planting, watering, mulching and edging of lawns.
  • Inspected machinery to spot damage and note needed maintenance repairs.
  • Provided expert lawn care, mulching, aerating and trimming around walks, walls and flower beds.
  • Worked with customers to develop designer landscaping plans for various budgets.
  • Trimmed greenery, shrubs and hedges to maintain uniform appearance.
  • Developed lasting customer relationships and grew network over time.
  • Arranged winter decorations, holiday lights, wreaths and garlands.
  • Cultivated soil and added fertilizer, compost and amendments.
  • Installed and maintained landscapes at homes, offices and parks.
  • Transferred materials to designated areas using hand trucks, electric carts and wheelbarrows.
Expected in 06/2020 to to
High School Diploma : Drafting Technology
Mitchell High School - Bakersville, NC
Expected in 06/2022 to to
Not Earned: Business Administration
Mayland Community College - Spruce Pine, NC

Went for one year and haven’t finished yet

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School Attended

  • Mitchell High School
  • Mayland Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Cook
  • Ski Rental Technician
  • Landscaper


  • High School Diploma
  • Not Earned

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