Motivated food serving professional with 3+ years food and beverage experience in casual and fine dining.
Experienced Line Cook with exceptional knowledge of a wide variety of kitchen equipment and cooking techniques in a fast-paced environment.
Motivated Line Cook with 4+ years experience in fast-paced restaurant kitchen.
Skilled key hourly with experience in the restaurant industry. Familiar with POS
Experienced manager with excellent client and project management skills. Action-oriented with strong ability to communicate effectively with technology, executive, and business audiences. .
Food and beverage handling expert
Skillful kitchen staff trainer
Back of house operations understanding
Strong customer relationship builder
Ability to handle fast-paced environment
Ability to handle/resolve problems
Successful kitchen staff supervisor
Food handling knowledge
Food production quality knowledge
High level of cleanly kitchen maintenance
Proficiency in inventory and ordering
Uses proper sanitation practices
Able to work in a fast paced environment
Proven success in up-selling
Restaurant SupervisorNov 2011 to Sep 2017 Texas Roadhouse － Menifee, CAMaintained store in clean and neat manner. Described merchandise and services to customers. Answered questions and resolved concerns. Recommended improvements to store procedures. Scheduled and directed staff in daily work assignments to maximize productivity. Continually monitored restaurant and took appropriate action to ensure food quality and service standards were consistently met. Assigned tasks and oversaw the direction of employees to ensure compliance with food safety procedures and quality control guidelines. Minimized loss and misuse of equipment through proper restaurant supervision and staff training.
Food ExpediterNov 2011 to Sep 2017 Texas Roadhouse － Menifee, CAMaintained knowledge of current menu items, garnishes, ingredients and preparation methods. Delivered exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner. Assisted guests with making menu choices in an informative and helpful fashion. Supported other areas of the restaurant as necessary, such as setup, cleanup, prep work and equipment maintenance. Assisted servers and dining room hosts and quickly responded to guests' needs. Closed down the kitchen after each shift and precisely followed closing checklist for kitchen stations. Diligently cleaned, sanitized and organized food speed racks, food bins, dry storage racks and chemical storage room.
Construction LaborerNov 2007 to Aug 2015 Naval Amphibious Base Pool / NAB Pool － Coronado, CABuilt and disassembled scaffolds, bracing and barricades. Assisted skilled workers with construction projects in all phases of rough and finish carpentry. Cleaned all construction areas to avoid hazards. Performed heavy labor such as ditch digging, paving and hauling. Mentored junior team members, providing guidance on proper techniques and safety. Completed indoor and outdoor residential and commercial construction projects. Assisted in caulking pipe joints to properly seal them. Assisted large crews in erecting, repairing and the wrecking of buildings and bridges.
Education and Training
Associate of Arts, massage therapy2010Brightwood College － Riverside, CA, United States