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kitchen prep cook resume example with 10+ years of experience

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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Hello!! My name is Keosa Chilton! I am a dedicated worker and very serious about my work. I strive for the best in every single thing that I do...Very dependable and knowledgeable

Skills
  • Recipe preparation
  • Dish preparation
  • Cutting and slicing techniques
  • Foodservice sanitation
Experience
05/2017 to Current Kitchen Prep Cook Lakeshirts, Inc | Detroit Lakes, MN,
  • Maintained consistent quality and high accuracy when preparing identical dishes every day.
  • Maintained clean and orderly appearance throughout kitchen and dining area.
  • Rotated stock items and ingredients to maintain efficiency and freshness.
  • Offered support to other stations during high-volume shifts to maintain optimal coverage and meet customer needs.
  • Kept stations stocked and ready for use to maximize productivity.
  • Executed proper techniques when preparing menu item ingredients.
  • Precooked garnishes such as bacon pieces for later use to top off fresh dishes.
  • Adhered to all regulatory standards regarding safe and sanitary food prep.
  • Made all meals in accordance with company standards and requirements.
  • Grilled and deep fried various foods, including meats, potatoes and fish.
  • Dressed, seasoned and garnished appetizers and salads to prepare for food service.
  • Completed more than 25 orders each shift with focus on quality and efficiency.
  • Organized and labeled stock of ingredients to maintain needed inventory levels.
  • Assisted with training and development of new talent.
  • Cooked food following specific measurements and recipes.
02/2016 to 12/2017 Personal Care Assistant Merakey | Hamlin, PA,
  • Transported clients to complete required tasks such as medical appointments and grocery shopping.
  • Directed patients in simple prescribed exercises, including passive and active ROM to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
  • Transported clients to locations such as medical appointments and group meetings to maintain social connections and meet medical needs.
  • Scheduled recurring service appointments to provide client care as needed.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding and changed linens 1 times per shift to prevent spread of infection.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Worked with supervisory medical staff to review cases and improve care.
  • Engaged with patients and families, providing emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living skills and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Ambulated individuals with safe and effective strategies around home, public and medical locations.
  • Helped clients maintain daily living standards by assisting with personal hygiene needs.
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Monitored health and well-being of each client, including any significant health changes.
06/2014 to 12/2015 Personal Care Assistant Merakey | Hammondsville, OH,
  • Transported clients to complete required tasks such as medical appointments and grocery shopping.
  • Directed patients in simple prescribed exercises, including passive and active ROM to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
  • Transported clients to locations such as medical appointments and group meetings to maintain social connections and meet medical needs.
  • Scheduled recurring service appointments to provide client care as needed.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Worked with supervisory medical staff to review cases and improve care.
  • Engaged with patients and families, providing emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living skills and adaptation to disability or illness.
01/2010 to 02/2014 Waitress Marriott International | Baltimore, MD,
  • Prepared salads and appetizers and set up garnish stations to back up kitchen staff.
  • Checked on guests to verify satisfaction with meals and suggested additional items to increase restaurant sales.
  • Applied safe food handling and optimal cleaning strategies to protect customers from foodborne illness and maintain proper sanitation.
  • Arranged each place setting attractively, using clean, chip-free plates and utensils.
  • Greeted customers, assisted with questions and recommended daily specials, wine and desserts to guide patrons toward more profitable items.
  • Served plated dinners, buffet-style dinners and passed hors d'oeuvres for parties.
  • Attended to new customers quickly to inquire about drinks and start off dining experience with prompt beverage service.
  • Updated repeat customers on menu changes and new food and beverage offerings to maintain quality service relationships.
  • Addressed concerns or complaints quickly to improve service and escalated more advanced issues to management for resolution.
  • Increased sales of key menu items through effective upselling.
  • Maintained accuracy while handling payments, giving change and printing receipts to customers.
  • Educated guests on daily specials and menu offerings such as appetizers, entrees and desserts.
  • Answered phone inquiries to schedule and confirm reservations, record takeout orders and respond to service questions.
  • Completed opening and closing checklists by emptying trash, safeguarding alcohol and polishing silverware.
Education and Training
Expected in | Medical Assisting Everest College , Newport News, VA, GPA:
Expected in | Phlebotomy Griffen Yeattes , Williamsburg, VA, GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Everest College
  • Griffen Yeattes

Job Titles Held:

  • Kitchen Prep Cook
  • Personal Care Assistant
  • Personal Care Assistant
  • Waitress

Degrees

  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)

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