Hardworking fast food grill cook offering dynamic skill set including various food preparation techniques. Brings 15+ years of experience to hardworking food service teams. Committed to maintaining clean, efficient kitchens and smooth food prep operations.
Dedicated fast food cook offering strong background in grill cook and customer service illustrated across 15+ years in food service industry.
Cutting and slicing techniques
Equipment cleaning and maintenance
Punctual and honest
Cleaning and organization
Cleaning and sanitization
Teriyaki Madness | Sioux Falls, SDGrill Prep08/2019 - 06/2020
Maintained consistent quality and high accuracy when preparing identical dishes every day.
Maintained clean and orderly appearance throughout kitchen and dining area.
Made all meals in accordance with company standards and requirements.
Kept stations stocked and ready foruse to maximize productivity.
Adhered to all regulatory standards regarding safe and sanitary food prep.
Rotated stock items and ingredients to maintain efficiency and freshness.
Offered support to other stations in high-volume shifts or as needed.
Grilled and deep fried various foods, including meats, potatoes and fish.
Operated grills and steamers to prepare vegetables, potatoes, rice and meats.
Cooked food following specific measurements and recipes.
Executed proper techniques when preparing menu item ingredients.
Assisted with training and development of new talent.
Assisted with dining room tasks by removing soiled dishes during meal service and returning to kitchen for washing.
Prepped vegetables and [Type] ingredients by washing, chopping and dicing.
Organized and labeled stock of ingredients to maintain needed inventory levels.
Verified proper food preparation by regulating temperature of ovens, broilers, grills and roasters.
Holiday Inn Express and Suites | Fort Pierre, SDHousekeeper03/2019 - 07/2019
Returned vacant rooms to occupant-ready status by deep cleaning, changing linens, restocking inventory and removing trash.
Followed proper handling procedures for chemical cleaners and power equipment to prevent damage to floor and fixtures and maintain safe environment.
Coordinated delivery of extra room furniture, bedding, linen and towels to meet guests needs.
Emptied wastebaskets and disposed of all soiled linen in guest rooms to reduce spread of germs and enhance freshness.
Dusted ceiling air conditioning diffusers and ventilation systems to improve airflow.
Employed deep-cleaning techniques for areas in need of additional sanitation.
Replaced sheets and pillowcases daily and used hospitality corners on beds to provide extreme comfort for guests.
Mopped and vacuumed floors and dusted furniture to maintain organized, professional appearance at all times.
Replenished drinking glasses, writing supplies and other hotel amenities to provide elements of comfort and convenience for guests.
Removed finger marks and smudges from doors, frames and glass partitions to enhance shine.
Interacted pleasantly with clients and guests when performing daily duties.
Moved beds, sofas and small furniture to wipe down baseboards and remove dust and dirt from hard-to-reach areas.
Supplied extra towels and toiletries when requested to optimize guest comfort.
Rendered detailed and timely cleaning services while working in fast-paced environment with multiple interruptions.
Laundered sheets and removed stains to restore linens to pristine condition.
Checked [Number] rooms per day to verify vacancies post-checkout.
Requested maintenance orders to fix non-working equipment and address room damage.
Created checklists for daily stocking of housekeeping carts to improve inventory management and prevent unnecessary trips to stockroom.
McDonald's | Sioux Falls, SDTeam Member/Cashier12/2016 - 09/2017
Built and maintained effective working relationships with peers and upper management.
Contributed to team safety and productivity by removing safety hazards and keeping areas neat and well-stocked.
Looked for ways to go above and beyond job requirements.
Completed ongoing quality checks on frozen products, closely following strict quality assurance guidelines.
Worked hard to learn all required tasks quickly and maximize performance.
Maintained excellent levels of workplace cleanliness around equipment to enhance safety and productivity.
Upheld high standards of productivity and quality in all areas of operations.
Assisted newly hired team members by explaining company procedures and safety requirements and delivered positive feedback upon job task completion.
Picked up and moved boxes weighing 45-50+ pounds.
Completed additional learning opportunities to advance knowledge and move into senior team member position.
County Fair Food Store | Marshall, MNCashier Team Lead08/2010 - 11/2014
Complied with cash handling procedures to meet regional cashier variance policy.
Cleaned and stocked front end areas, including register changing tapes and ribbons.
Scanned, priced and bagged customer groceries quickly to keep lines moving.
Maximized sales potential by preparing, storing, rotating and merchandising products at point-of-sale.
Applied proper tare procedures when ringing up scalable items to maintain accurate pricing.
Assisted with training new cashiers and customer service team members to increase speed of onboarding.
Rectified discrepancies between accounting records and cash drawer by researching daily transactions to pinpoint issues.
Learned roles of other departments to provide coverage and keep store operational.
Resolved issues with cash registers, card scanners and printers.
Developed training and mentoring procedures to keep team member performance strong and optimized for store needs.
Assisted with purchases, locating items and signing up for rewards programs.
Kept store operations efficient and tasks current by carrying out daily store opening, closing and shift change actions in full.
Inspected checkout areas every [Timeframe] and directed team members in cleaning, trash removal and other actions to restore professional appearances.
Maintained high productivity by efficiently processing cash, credit, debit and voucher program payments for customers.
Counted and balanced cashier drawers.
Greeted customers promptly and responded to questions.
Helped customers find specific products, answered questions and offered advice.
Properly verified customer identification for alcohol or tobacco purchases.
Monitored exits for security issues.
Worked closely with front-end staff to assist customers and maintain satisfaction levels.
Trained and mentored new cashiers to maximize performance with skilled, efficient and knowledgeable team members.
Taught employees use of registers, merchandising of stock and satisfaction of diverse customer needs.
Maintained work area in clean and neat manner.
Trained new team members in cash register operation, stock procedures and customer service.
Education and Training
Westwood College Online | Westminster, COAssociates in Business Administration And Management06/2014
Hennepin Technical College | Minneapolis, MNCertificate in Office Support 201005/2006
Hennepin Technical College | Minneapolis, MNCertificate in Customer Sales And Service06/2008
Murray County Central Secondary | Slayton, MNHigh School Diploma05/1996