kitchen cook associate resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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I started working at the age of 18 and wanted to learn more skills from various jobs. Later acquired my GED to open more paths for my development. I feel I am capable of handling most situations along with having the ability to adapt to different scenarios. I have the ability to operate different equipment such as forklifts and inside factory trucks. I believe I am the right candidate for any job out there given the opportunity.

  • Cutting and Slicing Techniques
  • Ingredient Inspection
  • Food Presentation
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Kitchen Equipment Operations
  • Ingredient Preparation
  • Customer Service
  • Dish Preparation
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing
  • Safe Food Handling
  • Supply Ordering and Procurement
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Hot and Cold Food Preparation
  • Staff Training
  • Leadership and Decision Making
  • Inventory Management
  • Relationship Building
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Quality Control
  • Event Planning
  • Cleaning and Organization
  • Food Handling
  • Critical Thinking
  • Sanitization
  • Staff Recruiting and Hiring
  • Cleaning Procedures
  • Microsoft Office
  • Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Frying
  • Food Safety
  • Prioritization and Organization
  • Delegation and Task Management
  • Anticipating Problems
  • Equipment Maintenance
Kitchen Cook Associate, 05/2023 - Current
Mile One Automotive Huntersville, NC,
  • Set up workstations with needed ingredients, utensils and cooking equipment.
  • Helped other staff members complete job tasks during peak times to keep kitchen running efficiently.
  • Sanitized workstation at end of shift to minimize risk of salmonella and other food-borne illnesses.
  • Replenished food items from inventory and rotated ingredients.
  • Maintained clean and orderly appearance throughout kitchen and dining area.
  • Received and stored food and supplies.
  • Performed workstation prep prior to shift start.
  • Established and maintained open, collaborative relationships with kitchen team to maximize efficiency.
  • Handled advanced thawing and food pre-preparation for upcoming meals.
  • Monitored supply inventory and rotated stock to maintain optimal freshness and reduce waste.
  • Checked temperature of freezers and refrigerators to maintain proper storage of cold items.
  • Executed proper techniques when preparing menu item ingredients.
  • Memorized new menu items and ingredients quickly to help customers select items meeting needs and preferences.
  • Unload inventory from trucks to shelves
  • Running registers
PCM, 02/2022 - 10/2023
Continental Tire City, STATE,
  • Reviewed established procedures to assess areas in need of improvement.
  • Led valuation, due diligence and contracting as part of acquisition process.
  • Conducted record searches and coordinated with other units on procedural problems involving complex cases.
  • Implemented unique methods and methodologies, which helped reduce and resolve issues.
  • Mitigated risks by leading and auditing international subsidiaries and operational processes.
  • Understood and followed oral and written directions.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Planned and completed group projects, working smoothly with others.
  • Operating equipment such as inside trucks and forklifts to perform certain job tasks
Operation Service Crew Member, 02/2020 - 06/2022
Butterball Farms City, STATE,
  • Work in a team crew to travel to various farms to clean out farms.
  • Perform insemination procedures at various farms.
  • Make farm repairs where and when needed.
  • Loading and unloading livestock from trucks to farms.
  • Performing various tasks in high temperatures and low temperature environments.
  • Knowing the proper PPE for various job tasks.
  • Fill in for various farm workers when needed.
  • Having the ability to work 70+ hours in a proper attendance manor.
  • Using caution of airborne disease by showering in and out of each shift.
Sales Associate, 02/2018 - 02/2020
Walmart City, STATE,
  • Helped customers find specific products, answered questions and offered product advice.
  • Engaged customers in friendly, professional dialogue to determine needs.
  • Answered incoming telephone calls to provide store, products and services information.
  • Completed daily recovery tasks to keep areas clean and neat for maximum productivity.
  • Collected payments and provided accurate change.
  • Worked with fellow sales team members to achieve group targets.
  • Answered product questions with up-to-date knowledge of sales and promotions.
  • Arranged new merchandise with signage and appealing displays to encourage customer sales and move overstock items.
  • Assessed customer needs to provide assistance and information on product features.
  • Built and maintained relationships with peers and upper management to drive team success.
  • Maintained knowledge of current promotions, exchange guidelines, payment policies and security practices.
  • Received and displayed product shipments on store retail shelves upon delivery.
  • Used technology resources to assist customers in locating and selecting items.
  • Trained new team members in cash register operation, stock procedures and customer services.
  • Tracked company inventories, moved excess stock and arranged products to improve sales.
  • Adhered to company initiatives and achieved established goals.
Education and Training
GED: , Expected in 12/2021
Rend Lake College - Ina, IL
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  • Rend Lake College

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  • Kitchen Cook Associate
  • PCM
  • Operation Service Crew Member
  • Sales Associate


  • GED

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