cook resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Thrives on learning new skills quickly and approaches daily challenges with flexibility and openness to changing needs. Superior work ethic with excellent communication, multitasking and prioritization skills. Conversational abilities in [Language].

Motivated individual with business acumen and willingness to take on challenging roles. Tech-savvy and quick learning with technical know-how, social media expertise and sales abilities to support and drive substantial growth.

Dependable [Job Title] with track record of success in field, attention to detail and proactive mindset. Seeks opportunities to improve processes and workflows for team benefit. Conscientious, hardworking and excels at multitasking in fast-paced environments.

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.

Hardworking and reliable [Job Title] with strong ability in [Task]. Offering [Skill] and [Skill]. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality.

  • Cutting and Slicing Techniques
  • Dish Preparation
  • Purchasing and Receiving
  • Safe Food Handling
  • Food Preparation
  • Culinary Art
  • Cleaning and Organization
  • Focused and Disciplined
  • High Volume Production Capability
  • Works Well Under Pressure
  • Multitasking and Organization
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Opening and Closing Procedures
  • Time Management
  • Team Leadership
  • Lawn and Grounds Maintenance
  • Heavy Lifting
  • Material Handling
  • Hand and Power Tools
  • Attention to Detail
  • Willingness to Learn
  • Job Site Cleanup
  • Vehicle Unloading and Loading
  • Loading and Unloading
  • Situational Awareness
  • Problem-Solving
  • Physical Strength and Stamina
  • Material Loading and Unloading
  • Demolition and Destruction
  • Team Player
  • Superior Work Ethic
  • People Skills
  • Basic Math
  • Critical Thinking
  • Friendly, Positive Attitude
  • Active Listening
  • Good Work Ethic
  • Reliable & Trustworthy
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Organizational Skills
  • Conflict Resolution
Cook, 02/2020 - 08/2020
Ardent Health Services Canyon, TX,
  • Take order
  • Head cook
  • Work together with the other cook
  • Clean station at the end of the shift
  • Stock food and condiments
  • Grilled and deep fried various foods from meats to potatoes.
  • Replenished food items from inventory and rotated ingredients.
  • Took inventory counts before and after shifts to complete food inventory or storage sheets.
  • Maintained safe operations of food prep equipment to reduce complications and retain safety procedures.
  • Operated grills, fryers and broilers to cook items to quality guidelines.
General Labor, Landscaping , 05/2015 - 09/2016
Porter Hills Grand Rapids, MI,
  • Cleaned equipment, maintained supplies and organized tools for use in critical farm operations.
  • Followed established safety practices when using tools and equipment.
  • Performed preventative maintenance to keep equipment in excellent working condition.
  • Built pergolas, retaining walls, decks and large and small scale water features to enhance grounds.
  • Cut and trimmed lawns using power mowers and edgers.
  • Used hand tools to break up clumps of dirt, transplant seedlings and mix in fertilizers.
  • Applied mulch and burlap coverings to bushes and trees for winter.
  • Took down and put up walls and Sealings
  • Put forms together
  • Cemented sidewalks
  • Put up rock walls
  • Ran mixing machine for cement
  • Coordinated farm duties, balancing time and working quickly to achieve targets.
Dishwasher, 06/2012 - 12/2013
Gregg's Restaurant City, STATE,
  • Scraped and pre-rinsed food from dirty dishes and placed items in dishwashing machine.
  • Repaired and maintained dishwashing machine to keep dishes clean and kitchen running smoothly.
  • Re-stocked clean washcloths, paper towels, sponges and other cleaning supplies.
  • Restocked main kitchen areas with items from shelves, coolers and freezers.
  • Followed proper procedures to clean large and unwieldy kitchen supplies.
  • Washed and sanitized sinks, trashcans and surfaces to remove excess food waste.
  • Kept dishware, glasses and utensils ready for customer needs by quickly scraping, washing and restacking items.
  • Scrubbed pots, pans and trays by hand or cleaned using industrial washing machine.
  • Sorted clean dishes in appropriate storage areas for easy and accessible use.
  • Sanitized counters and wiped down surfaces following food preparation to prevent cross-contamination from raw meats.
  • Developed great team spirit with other personnel by pitching in and helping with task completion.
  • Swept and mopped floors at end of shift to comply with sanitary regulations.
  • Replaced clean utensils in storage bins for easy access.
  • Operated and maintained dishwasher, handwash stations, pot-scrubbing station and trash compactor.
  • Loaded and unloaded dishwashers, washing by hand large pots or items used on continuous basis.
  • Backed up kitchen team members during heavy work periods to maximize team coverage.
  • Transported clean dishes and supplies from kitchen to front of house staff for opening shift.
  • Maintained assigned areas to keep organized and clean by mopping floor.
  • Cleared trash and washed work area tables, walls, refrigerator equipment, cooking equipment and floors to keep sanitized kitchen.
  • Assisted chef with food measurements, preparation and storage when necessary.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2010
North Kingstown Senior High School - North Kingstown, RI
Status -

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School Attended

  • North Kingstown Senior High School

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  • Cook
  • General Labor, Landscaping
  • Dishwasher


  • High School Diploma

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