food service worker resume example with 8+ years of experience

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

I am an asset due to my work ethic, flexibility, professionalism, care, compassion, and dedication to my employer. I can work over when necessary and can usually be called in if needed. I am responsible which includes taking ownership of any mistakes I may make and learn from them. I will go above and beyond for my employer to do the best job possible in order to help keep the company highly regarded.

  • Food assembly
  • Plating and presentation
  • Quality control
  • Hospital standards
  • Schedule management
  • Safe food handling
  • Patient relations
  • Team contribution
  • Problem resolution
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Invoice generation
  • Organization
  • Inventory management
  • Project organization
  • Operational improvement
  • Customer service
  • Process improvement
  • Relationship development
  • Team building
  • Supervision
  • Planning and coordination
  • Communications
Education and Training
Middlesex Adult Learning Center Lowell, MA Expected in 07/2020 GED : - GPA :
Mission Regional Medical Center - Food Service Worker
Mesquite, TX, 08/2018 - 11/2019
  • Maintained order and cleanliness of work areas in conformance with health codes.
  • Floated in food-prep area to identify support tasks and receive assignments from cooks.
  • Verified compliance with all sanitation and safety requirements.
  • Worked with customers placing large or specialized orders, providing samples and recommendations and responding to requests.
  • Carried pans, kettles and trays of food to and from work stations, stove and refrigerator in accordance with safety standards.
  • Protected food from spoilage by properly storing in freezer and refrigerator.
  • Maintained work areas by cleaning surfaces, equipment and floors, removing trash and providing machinery upkeep.
  • Prepared for busy periods by organizing ingredients and restocking supplies for expected loads.
  • Upheld food safety standards at all times.
  • Followed recipes and customer request details to prepare high-quality, delicious meals.
  • Cleaned work areas, equipment and utensils.
Rentokil Initial - Landscape Laborer
Gautier, MS, 03/2016 - 10/2016

Troubleshot mechanical issues and completed basic repairs to keep equipment working at peak levels.

  • Cleared pathways of overgrowth and debris or hazards such as snow.
  • Implemented regular landscaping schedule to promote optimal growth and maintain attractive appearance of lawns and facility grounds.
  • Protected customer lawns by applying weed and pest control chemicals.
  • Pruned trees and bushes to improve visibility and shapes.
  • Determined causes of lawn and garden issues and recommended effective solutions.
  • Reviewed design plans and instructions to carry out work according to client specifications.
  • Installed irrigation systems, rock gardens and ponds according to customer specifications to simplify watering needs.
  • Operated and maintained basic landscaping equipment and vehicles.
  • Performed upkeep work for garden areas and landscaping greenery to enhance property appearance and plant health.
  • Dug irrigation trenches to assist with small construction projects such as play-area enclosures and gazebos.
  • Checked all machinery and performed routine maintenance to prevent machine malfunction.
  • Applied fertilizers and pesticides to lawns and grounds on regular basis to control weeds, insect infestation diseases and to maintain soil fertility.
  • Planted flowers, bushes, shrubs, trees and grass.
  • Installed block and stone décor according to plans and specifications.
  • Completed finishing work such as trimming around trees and bushes.
  • Assisted in scheduling weekly project deadlines and tasks.
  • Maintained work sites and client property including weeding and hedge work.
  • Removed debris from work site and followed proper disposal practices.
  • Gathered and transported trash and debris.
  • Eliminated undesirable weeds and pests by physically removing problems or applying chemicals.
  • Monitored daily schedules to prioritize tasks for each site.
  • Limited hazards by cleaning all construction areas with complete compliance.
  • Trimmed shrubbery and trees and carried out general garden maintenance.
Comfort Keepers - Personal Care Assistant
Sandy Springs, GA, 02/1999 - 02/2004
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Directed patients in simple prescribed exercises, including passive and active ROM to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Engaged with patients and families, providing emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living skills and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Transported clients to locations such as medical appointments and group meetings to maintain social connections and meet medical needs.
  • Transported clients to complete required tasks such as medical appointments and grocery shopping.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Helped clients maintain daily living standards by assisting with personal hygiene needs.
  • Assisted patients with daily personal hygiene such as bathing, dressing and grooming.
  • Cleaned homes and performed light chores to ensure clients' safety and comfort.
  • Planned daily activities to allow clients opportunities for light exercise.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet client dietary requirements such as diabetic, low sodium and high protein.
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Performed light housekeeping duties such as, making beds, sweeping floors and sanitizing surfaces.
  • Built strong and trusting rapport with clients and loved ones.
  • Took and recorded patient temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure to monitor health statistics.
  • Monitored health and well-being of each client, including any significant health changes.
  • Transported patients to and from medical, dental and personal care appointments.
Trilogy Health Services - CNA
Fort Jennings, OH, 01/1997 - 08/1998
  • Volunteered to work additional shifts and overtime during busy periods to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and assisted with feeding.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and other physical symptoms in need of further attention.
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.

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School Attended

  • Middlesex Adult Learning Center

Job Titles Held:

  • Food Service Worker
  • Landscape Laborer
  • Personal Care Assistant
  • CNA


  • GED

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