Cook resume example with 7+ years of experience

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

I am also part of the LGBTQ community.

Hardworking [Job Title] bringing detail-oriented approach to food preparation and handling. Reliable individual possessing excellent communication and problem-solving strengths.

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 employee with customer service, multitasking and time management abilities. Devoted to giving every customer a positive and meClaireble experience.

Detailed Client Service Associate known for having great organizational skills. Gifted at working with all types of customers. Looking for a new role where hard work and dedication will be highly valued.

  • Dish Preparation
  • Cutting and Slicing Techniques
  • Store Room and Walk-In Inspections
  • Food Preparation
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Computer Skills
  • Friendly, Positive Attitude
  • Active Listening
  • Customer Service
  • People Skills
  • Good Work Ethic
  • Relationship Building
  • Reliable & Trustworthy
  • Critical Thinking
  • Organizational Skills
  • Planning & Organizing
  • Emotional Awareness
Cook, 02/2020 to 12/2021
Vitality Senior LivingGermantown, TN,
  • Operated grills, fryers and broilers to cook items to quality guidelines.
  • Prepared and served meals by reviewing recipes and combining and cooking ingredients.
  • Took inventory counts before and after shifts to complete food inventory or storage sheets.
  • Coordinated orders to expedite food from kitchen according to cook time and delivery time.
  • Used standardized recipes and other instructions to prepare food.
  • Managed portion control using correct utensils during preparation and plating.
  • 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.
  • Enforced proper sanitation practices to prevent spoiling or contamination of foods.
  • Operated ovens, fryers and mixers safely to prevent kitchen accidents and machinery malfunction.
  • Chopped, diced and sliced vegetables and fruit ahead of rush periods.
  • Interacted with waitstaff regarding special orders for customers with food allergies and gluten intolerance.
  • Followed established procedures and requirements for safe food handling, storage and service.
Line Worker, 06/2018 to 09/2019
Basic American FoodsTX, State,
  • Maintained clean worksite to avoid hazards from chemicals and fragile products.
  • Packed finished goods into correct packages or boxes.
  • Built and packaged products to comply with multiple work orders and deadlines.
  • Monitored production line to watch for pile-ups or jams.
  • Moved items between machines, conveyors and transport equipment to meet production needs.
  • Examined final products for conformance with quality and design standards.
  • Removed foreign material and non-standard products from equipment to maintain proper functioning.
  • Observed equipment operations to detect malfunctions or safety concerns.
  • Produced quality products by palletizing, packaging and assembling finished items.
  • Prepared for work to be completed by studying assembly instructions, blueprint specifications and part lists.
  • Attached identification labels to finished packaged items or stamped lot number and shipping destination information on containers.
  • Monitored production line, watching for pile-ups or jams.
Overnight Security Officer, 11/2016 to 07/2018
Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc.Palm Harbor, FL,
  • Warned persons of rule infractions or violations and evicted violators from premises.
  • Reported safety hazards for remediation response.
  • Documented security-related situations and submitted in-depth reports to superiors.
  • Inspected parking lot to verify parking permits and ticketed or towed unauthorized vehicles.
  • Completed incident reports to record security or loss prevention incidents.
  • Addressed problems quickly and reported clear information while working under minimal supervision.
  • Guarded restricted areas to prevent unauthorized entry.
  • Surveyed property to prevent and identify vandalism or disarmed alarm systems.
  • Monitored premises and recorded activity in daily officer reports.
  • Provided friendly and professional assistance to employees, visitors and customers.
  • Completed required shift logs and reports, highlighting routine activities, suspicious circumstances and critical incidents.
  • Checked and secured building areas during off-hours to prevent entry by unauthorized individuals.
  • Monitored building and property entrances and exits to detect intrusions and protect assets.
  • Maintained high levels of alertness throughout shifts.
Text Line Volunteer, 06/2014 to 12/2016
Crisis InterventionCity, STATE,
  • Answer text lines for crisis hotline
  • Bringing a person from a hot moment to a cool down moment
  • Active listening
  • Collaborative problem solving and safety planning
  • Offered callers peer counseling services and referrals to community-based support.
  • Identified needs of customers promptly and efficiently.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 08/2008
Westfield High School - Houston, TX

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School Attended

  • Westfield High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Cook
  • Line Worker
  • Overnight Security Officer
  • Text Line Volunteer


  • High School Diploma

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