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

Disciplined individual committed to impeccable food preparation and presentation within fast-casual and fine-dining restaurants alike. Recognized for preparing high-quality cuisine aligned to restaurant standards and consistency requirements. Certified in [Area of certification] and [Area of certification]. Focused [Job Title] with expertise preparing meals for customers in busy [Type] establishments. Versatile professional with experience in food safety, supply management and plating. Courteous and bilingual with excellent multitasking and presentation skills. Punctual [Job Title] experienced in following menus and recipes to prepare [Type] and [Type] meals. Skillful in setting up and cleaning equipment for daily food preparation and receiving, stocking and ordering ingredients and kitchen supplies. Excellent multitasker recognized for efficiently directing kitchen operations. Motivated and hardworking [Job Title] with [Number] years of experience cooking delicious items quickly at fast food establishments. Expert at preparing various menu items using basic and advanced cooking methods. Customer-focused and dedicated to preparing orders exactly as requested. Hardworking fast food [Job Title] offering dynamic skill set, including [Skill] and [Skill]. Experienced at preparing ethnic foods including [Type]. Ready to participate in hard-working foodservice teams operating in [Type] restaurants. Dynamic food service professional with excellent teamwork and skill in learning new tasks quickly. Highly knowledgeable in ingredient preparation, including slicing and cutting techniques. Comes equipped with [Number] years of related experience.

  • Cutting and slicing techniques
  • Dish preparation
  • Food presentation
  • OSHA
  • Focused and disciplined
  • High volume production capability
  • Foodservice sanitation
  • Ingredient inspection
  • Recipe preparation
  • Team-oriented
  • Effective prioritization
  • Food preparation
  • Multitasking
Education and Training
Bay City High School Bay City, TX Expected in 05/2002 : - GPA :
Remington College- North Houston Houston, TX, Expected in 08/2020 Associate of Science : Business Administration And Management - GPA :
Kindred Healthcare - Cook
Vanceburg, KY, 11/2014 - 04/2015
  • Maintained consistent quality and high accuracy when preparing identical dishes every day.
  • Set up and performed initial prep work for food items such as soups, sauces and salads.
  • Regulated oven, broiler and roaster operations for cooking at correct temperatures.
  • Cultivated original menu items, precisely executing them to periodically refresh meal portfolio.
  • Operated ovens, fryers and mixers safely to prevent kitchen accidents and machinery malfunction.
  • Sanitized food preparation areas, grills and equipment to avoid cross-contamination from raw items.
  • Collaborated closely with [Job title] to participate in staff meetings and resolve service, product and personnel issues.
  • Precooked certain items during slow periods to reduce wait times at lunch and dinner rush.
  • Replenished food items from inventory and rotated ingredients to use oldest products first.
  • Established and maintained open, collaborative relationships with kitchen team to maximize efficiency.
Precision Castparts Corporation - Pipefitter
Clarksville, AR, 10/2013 - 02/2014
  • Utilized welding and soldering equipment to join sheet metal components in compliance with blueprints and job specifications.
  • Fabricated and positioned screw pipe, socket weld pipe and stainless steel tubing.
  • Threaded and installed pipe using pipe wrench and dies.
  • Threaded pipes using specified machinery.
  • Handled all responsibilities for piping systems, including fabricating, assembling, installing and maintaining.
United Sates Navy - Aviation Boatswain's Mate Handler
City, STATE, 04/2003 - 04/2011
  • Employed manual signals to make quick corrections to aircraft movements.
  • Directed aircraft during launch and recovery operations to uphold strict safety standards and meet demanding timetables.
  • Kept gear and equipment in good working order to effectively support takeoff and landing operations.
  • Worked alongside maintenance teams to complete repairs and restore full functionality with minimal downtime.
  • Planned daily [Type] warfare operations for more than [Number] personnel.
  • Worked on deck in all weather situations and under stressful conditions to maintain personnel safety and direct aircraft movements.
  • Collected, recorded and disseminated mission-critical information.
  • Installed and configured landing equipment and safety components to protect crew and assets.
  • Identified and maintained adequate surveillance of [Type] objects.
  • Prepared and fueled planes for take-off and organized operations for each landing.
  • Operated equipment such as catapults, arresting gear and barricades on daily basis.
  • Deconflicted radio spectrum interference between units to maintain optimal communication channels.

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School Attended
  • Bay City High School
  • Remington College- North Houston
Job Titles Held:
  • Cook
  • Pipefitter
  • Aviation Boatswain's Mate Handler
  • Associate of Science