Motivated and outgoing fine dining server seeking a position in an elegant fine dining establishment with potential for
advancement. Offering extensive knowledge of food, wine and spirits balanced with strong interpersonal and time
Fine Dining Server05/2016 to Current
Holland America Princess Denali National Park, AK Demonstrate genuine hospitality while greeting and establishing rapport with guests.
Answered questions about menu selections and made recommendations when requested.
Maintained a professional tone of voice and words at all times, including during peak rush hours.
Promoted and endorsed the company to bring in new business.
Actively complied with all health department regulations and rectified issues immediately.
Fine Dining Server03/2012 to 05/2016Flemings Prime Steakhouse & WinebarScottsdale, AZ
Maintained knowledge of current menu items, garnishes, ingredients and preparation methods, including daily specials.
Increased comprehension of wines and wine pairings.
Routinely cleaned table linens, table settings, glassware, carpets, counters, floors, storage areas and service refrigerators.
Inquired about guest satisfaction, anticipated additional needs and happily fulfilled requests.
Captained large private dining parties, including determining menu selections and wine pairings.
Server05/2010 to 03/2012
Server/Cook05/2008 to 11/2009Green Chili'sGoodyear, AZ
Took guest orders and served food in accurate and timely manner.
Cooked different meats and created sauces and salsas.
Responsible for opening and closing restaurant including nightly cash out and till accuracy.
Ground ControlGoodyear, AZ
Delivered exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner.
Introduction to wine, beer and spirit knowledge and pairing with food.
Accurately recorded orders and partnered with team members to serve food and beverages that exceeded guests' expectations.
Effectively communicated with kitchen staff regarding customer allergies, dietary needs and other special requests.
Managed closing duties, including restocking items and reconciliation of the cash drawer.
BusinessNorthern Arizona UniversityFlagstaff, AZ, USABusiness