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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary

Punctual cook experienced in following menus and recipes to prepare quality food. Polished in setting up and cleaning equipment for daily food preparation and helping manage supplies. Excellent multitasker recognized for supporting successful kitchen operations.

Motivated cook with 20 plus years of experience preparing delicious meals for customers. Polished in following proper food handling methods and maintaining correct temperature of food products. Creative and artistic professional committed to strengthening kitchen team with better collaboration, recipes and cooking techniques.

Outgoing Direct Care Worker experienced with patients with disabilities and acute ailments. Well-versed in assisting patients with daily living tasks. Committed to improving patient well-being through personal care and interactive

Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills.

Skills
  • Cutting and Slicing Techniques
  • Dish Preparation
  • Food Preparation
  • Plating and Presentation
  • Safe Food Handling
  • PPE Compliance
  • Portion Control
  • Store Room and Walk-In Inspections
  • Delegating Work
  • Proper Food Storage
  • Quality Inspections
  • New Recipe Creation
Education and Training
Ashford University Ohio, Expected in 05/2011 Bachelor of Science : Social And Criminal Justice - GPA :
University of Phoenix Tempe, AZ Expected in 08/2009 Associate of Arts : Computer Networking - GPA :
Gresham Community College Gresham, OR, Expected in 05/1990 GED : - GPA :
Experience
Burcham Hills - Cook
East Lansing, MI, 04/2023 - 05/2023
  • Prepared dishes in fast-paced environment working with teammates to maintain high customer satisfaction rate.
  • Followed established procedures and requirements for safe food handling, storage and service.
  • Operated grills, fryers and broilers to cook items to quality guidelines.
  • Wrapped, dated and labeled food items in storage for safety and freshness.
  • Enforced proper sanitation practices to prevent spoiling or contamination of foods.
  • Chopped, diced and sliced vegetables and fruit ahead of rush periods.
  • Operated ovens, fryers and mixers safely to prevent kitchen accidents and machinery malfunction.
  • Maintained safe operations of food prep equipment to reduce complications and retain safety procedures.
  • Used standardized recipes and other instructions to prepare food.
  • Grilled and deep fried various foods from meats to potatoes.
  • Prepared and served meals by reviewing recipes and combining and cooking ingredients.
  • Replenished food items from inventory and rotated ingredients.
  • Retained consistent quality and high accuracy when preparing identical dishes every day.
  • Coordinated orders to expedite food from kitchen according to cook time and delivery time.
  • Carried pans and trays of food to and from work stations, stove and refrigerator.
  • Set up and performed initial prep work for soups, sauces and salads.
  • Managed portion control using correct utensils during preparation and plating.
John Talmidge - Private Home Care Provider
City, STATE, 08/2022 - 12/2022
  • Supported bathing, dressing and personal care needs.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Observed patients for changes in physical, emotional, mental or behavioral condition and injuries.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Created safe and positive living situations for clients by communicating with family and other staff about concerns or challenges.
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Followed safe lifting and transferring techniques to transport residents.
  • Encouraged residents to participate in activities of daily living to enhance personal dignity.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
  • Drove clients to shop for groceries, attend doctor appointments and run errands.
  • Worked closely with clinical staff to support therapeutic and behavioral plans.
  • Helped patients during ROM exercises to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Examined and treated patient lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms and referred patients to other medical professionals.
  • Helped patients move in and out of beds, wheelchairs or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
  • Cared for patients by washing and ironing laundry, cleaning or assisting with personal care.
  • Dressed, groomed and fed patients with limited physical abilities to support basic needs.
  • Documented patient status and reported changes in care needs.
  • Accompanied clients to doctors' offices or on other trips outside home.
  • Planned, prepared or served meals to patients according to prescribed diets.
  • Provided patients and families with emotional support and instruction.
  • Entertained, conversed with or read aloud to patients to maintain mental health and alertness.
  • Massaged patients or applied liniment, alcohol rubs or heat-lamp stimulation.
Aware3 - Nightwatch Care for Mentally Disabled Individuals
City, STATE, 06/2021 - 08/2022
  • Provided friendly and professional assistance to employees, visitors and customers.
  • Maintained high levels of alertness throughout shifts.
  • Completed required shift logs and reports, highlighting routine activities, suspicious circumstances and critical incidents.
  • Identified suspicious activity to determine appropriate response.
  • Reviewed guest identification and employee credentials to authorize entry onto premises.
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Provided ongoing compassionate patient care for each client.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet diabetic, low sodium and high protein diets.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
  • Coordinated doctor appointments, exercise, recreation and family visits to maintain schedule.
  • Observed patients for changes in physical, emotional, mental or behavioral condition and injuries.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Created safe and positive living situations for clients by communicating with family and other staff about concerns or challenges.
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Encouraged residents to participate in activities of daily living to enhance personal dignity.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Worked closely with clinical staff to support therapeutic and behavioral plans.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Ashford University
  • University of Phoenix
  • Gresham Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Cook
  • Private Home Care Provider
  • Nightwatch Care for Mentally Disabled Individuals

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Arts
  • GED

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