Dining Services Associate resume example with 8+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Meticulous,excellent at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Motivated customer service specialist with over 8 months retail experience in a fast-paced, team-based environment. Excelling at customer satisfaction and retention. Pre- and post-sales support specialist. Flexible and hardworking in deadline-driven environments. Enthusiastic and well-organized Administrative Assistant with solid background in data entry, schedule management and event planning. Passed the national standardized Financial Literacy Certification test. Mastered subjects in money, budgeting, the cost of money, banking, credit, insurance, retirement planning, and financial planning and management. Dining Services Associate experienced in taking food orders, operating cash registers and safely handling food while checking for proper temperatures.Fast food worker highly efficient at preparing food orders quickly while greeting all customers and managing the cash register accurately. Food service worker with fast food, retail and customer service experience. Trained in food safety and handling.

  • Budgeting and finance
  • MS Windows proficient
  • Self-motivated
  • Extremely organized
  • Multi-line phone talent
  • Quick learner
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Active listening skills
  • Sharp problem solver
  • Opening/closing procedures
  • Trusted key holder
  • Critical thinker
  • Excellent research skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Planning/coordinating
  • Professional demeanor
  • Organizational planning
  • Strong communication skills
  • Calm and level-headed under duress
  • Valid Virginia driver's license
  • Reliable transportation
Esthetics Steiner Institute of Esthetics Charlottesville, VA Expected in 2012 Coursework in Advanced Anatomy and Physiology Advanced Facial Machines course Aromatherapy course Body Exfoliation course Advanced Facial treatments course Introduction to Hair Removal class : Esthetics - GPA :
  • Laser Safety Training
  • Makeup Application seminar
  • Advanced Hair Removal training
  • Spa treatments training
  • Mud Wrap application training
  • Reflexology seminar
  • Course on Infection Control
  • Introduction to Chemistry course
  • Course on Skin Diseases and Disorders
  • Advanced Cosmetic Chemistry coursework
  • Medical Terminology seminar
  • Advanced coursework on the Pharmacology of Esthetics
Buckingham County High School Buckingham, VA Expected in 2011 High School Diploma : - GPA :

Graduated with 32 credits. During the time there I became certified in Business & Information Technology, Financial literacy and Personal Finance.


Customer Assistance

  • Worked with company systems such as Live Support and diligently completed all assigned tasks, working overtime as needed.

Computed Data Reports

  • Provided required weekly, monthly and quarterly reports listing sales figures and client track records.


  • Consistently generated additional revenue through skilled sales techniques.

Customer Interface

  • Greeted customers upon entrance and handled all cash and credit transactions.
  • Assisted customers over the phone regarding store operations, product, promotions and orders.

Commonwealth Assisted Living - Dining Services Associate
Onancock, , 08/2013 - Current
  • Took necessary steps to meet patients needs and effectively resolve food or service issues.
  • Recorded patients orders and repeated them back in a clear, understandable manner.
  • Served fresh, hot food with a smile in a timely manner.Communicated clearly and positively with co-workers and management.
  • Packaged menu items into bags or trays and placed drink orders.
  • Carefully maintained sanitation, health and safety standards in all work areas.
  • Closely followed standard procedures for safe food preparation, assembly and presentation to ensure resident satisfaction.
  • Frequently washed and sanitized hands, food areas and food preparation tools.
  • Performed general maintenance duties, including mopping floors, washing dishes, wiping counter tops and emptying grease traps.
  • Maintained a neat, well groomed appearance including impeccable personal hygiene, hair restraint and minimal jewelry that met company standards.
  • Worked well with teammates and openly invited coaching from the management team.
  • Took initiative to find extra tasks when scheduled duties were completed.
  • Assisted management with monthly inventory control and weekly stock ordering.
Benjamin Moore - Sales Associate
Newark, NJ, 05/2012 - 02/2013
  • Work directly with customers.
  • Work with Microsoft word, excel and powerpoint.
  • Analyzed departmental documents for appropriate distribution and filing.
  • Recommended, selected and helped locate and obtain out-of-stock product based on customer requests.
  • Answered product questions with up-to-date knowledge of sales and store promotions.
  • Restocked inventory ever month and reviewed cash operation data to verify proper replenishment.
  • Maintained cleanliness and presentation of stock room and production floor.
  • Built long-term customer relationships and advised customers on purchases and promotions.
  • Helped drive sales goals and achieve monthly quotas.
  • Designed displays to make the store experience interactive, engaging and reassuring.
  • Greeted customers and ascertained customers' needs.
  • Maintained records related to sales.
  • Helped customers with questions, problems and complaints in person and via telephone.
  • Stocked shelves and supplies and organized displays.
  • Verified that all customers received receipts for purchases.
  • Verified that all customers received receipts for purchases.
Ascension Health - Cashier
Chattanooga, TN, 06/2010 - 08/2010
  • Pleasantly and courteously interacted with customers.
  • Promptly and empathetically handled guest concerns and complaints.
  • Operated the drive-through window and sales register quickly and efficiently.
  • Greeted customers and provided excellent customer service.
  • Pleasantly and courteously interacted with customers.
  • Handled currency and credit transactions quickly and accurately.
  • Maintained clean and safe environment, including in the kitchen, and parking lot.
  • Performed all position responsibilities accurately and in a timely manner.
Budgeting, Cash flow, communication skills, credit, excellent customer service, Customer Service, filing, Finance, Financial, Information Technology, inventory, excel, powerpoint, window, MS Windows, Microsoft word, Quick learner, sales, Self-motivated, telephone, phone
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School Attended

  • Esthetics Steiner Institute of Esthetics
  • Buckingham County High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Dining Services Associate
  • Sales Associate
  • Cashier


  • Coursework in Advanced Anatomy and Physiology Advanced Facial Machines course Aromatherapy course Body Exfoliation course Advanced Facial treatments course Introduction to Hair Removal class
  • High School Diploma

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