food and beverage server and host resume example with 2+ years of experience

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

Aspiring leader and conservationist with an old school work ethic and passion for learning the ins and outs of wildlife management. Skillful in the efficient learning of processes and procedures, allowing quick transitions to independent work. Enterprise minded with an ability to manage marketing and operations that focus on creating the best customer experiences.

  • Point of Sale
  • Guest service
  • Service prioritization
  • Animal interaction
  • Safety precautions and measures
  • Animal health understanding
  • Marketing
  • Project management
  • Working collaboratively
  • Decision-making
  • Customer service
  • Problem resolution
12/2019 to 03/2021 Food and Beverage Server and Host Arby's, Llc | San Antonio, TX,
  • Maintained accuracy while handling payments, giving change and printing receipts to customers.
  • Stocked server areas with supplies before, during and after shifts.
  • Welcomed guests with personable attitude and brought beverage orders while reviewing menu options.
  • Calculated charges, issued table checks and collected payments from customers.
  • Answered guest questions regarding menu, food and beverage preparation, recipe ingredients and allergens.
  • Documented food orders and ran items to guest tables in dining room.
  • Satisfied customers by topping off drinks and anticipating condiments, napkins and other needs.
  • Reset tables between guests, refilled condiments and wiped down surfaces.
  • Completed cleaning duties by sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet and tidying up server stations.
  • Cross-trained as host and helped with tasks such as greeting diners and escorting guests.
08/2020 to 12/2020 Manager Briggs And Stratton Corporation | Cargill Elevator, NE,
  • Trained employees on additional job positions to maintain coverage of roles.
  • Conducted inventory counts by assessing current state of inventory integrity against target accuracy levels and tracking variances.
  • Collaborated with staff to maximize customer satisfaction, streamline procedures and improve bottom-line profitability.
  • Evaluated operational trends and proactively adjusted strategies to maintain alignment between performance and objectives.
  • Organized store and maintained high standards for cleanliness of stockroom.
  • Supervised staff performing daily activities.
07/2016 to 08/2017 Intern Turtle Survival Alliance | City, STATE,
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm and strong communication skill, remaining open to learning new things every day.
  • Adhered to strict security protocols to protect data confidentiality.
  • Shadowed veterinary professionals such as veterinary technicians for total of 72 hours to learn best approaches.
  • Cleaned and organized habitats, materials and supplies.
  • Worked alongside senior team members to learn related job tasks and roles.
  • Accepted instruction from management regarding assignments and tasks.
  • Assisted in job tasks like regular feeding, waste clean up, and some minor surgeries.
  • Performed cleaning and sanitation tasks around facility.
  • Worked in various departments to gain hands-on experience, including the husbandry department and the veterinary medicine department.
  • Applied clinical safety procedures to protect patients and staff.
  • Removed waste from kennels, runs and exercise areas and placed in trash receptacles or in-ground septic systems.
  • Isolated animals with potential contagious diseases to reduce infection risks and monitor disease presentation.
  • Maintained turtle and tortoise habitats by cleaning up messes, disinfecting surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Treated minor injuries and ailments, contacting veterinarians to obtain treatment for animals with serious illnesses or injuries.
  • Bathed animals to remove dust, debris or contaminants and maintain wellbeing.
  • Observed behavioral changes in animals to detect illness or injury.
  • Promoted optimal animal health by feeding and watering on regular schedule.
  • Maintained clean and orderly play yards, kennels and cages.
  • Prepared food and formulas to meet individual needs of animals under care with safe and nutritious meals.
  • Adhered to care plans, medication requirements and dietary restrictions as part of quality care.
03/2017 to 04/2017 Sea Turtle Hospital Volunteer South Carolina Aquarium | City, STATE,
  • Performed general cleaning duties, keeping work areas clean and organized.
  • Collaborated with healthcare teams to determine needs and support daily objectives.
  • Adhered to industry best practices, safety protocols and company policies.
  • Performed animal care duties such as feedings, routine cleaning and activities to promote and monitor animal health under care of the SC Aquarium.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/2021 High School Diploma | West Ashley High School, Charleston, SC GPA:
  • Ranked in Top 6% of class
  • 4.659 GPA
  • National Honors Society Member
  • Palmetto Fellows Scholarship Recipient
  • PTSO Honor Pin Recipient
  • ACT Wall of Fame Recipient
  • Scholar Athlete Award Recipient
Expected in 05/2025 Bachelor of Science | Wildlife And Fisheries Biology Clemson University, Clemson, SC GPA:
  • Major in WIldlife and Fisheries Biology
  • Dean's List Honoree (first semester of freshman year)
  • Current GPA: 3.75
  • Clemson Canine Companions Club Member

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School Attended

  • West Ashley High School
  • Clemson University

Job Titles Held:

  • Food and Beverage Server and Host
  • Manager
  • Intern
  • Sea Turtle Hospital Volunteer


  • High School Diploma
  • Bachelor of Science

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