restaurant waitress resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Hardworking [Job Title] with proven relationship-building and time management skills in fast-paced environments. Successful at handling tables of all sizes with accuracy and impeccable service skills. Strives to meet customer needs, drive satisfaction and promote long-term loyalty. Responsible Server Assistant adaptable to fast-paced, changing restaurant environments with discerning customers and high standards. Enthusiastic team member possessing sharp memorization skills and outstanding teamwork abilities.

Hardworking Team Member bringing great personnel management and motivational abilities. Helps drive team growth and enhance results through hands-on, proactive oversight of daily operations. Always ready to help personnel and managers achieve shared goals.

Responsible childcare professional experienced in guiding children and documenting learning and development. Background leading fun activities to teach new skills and encourage growth. Offers current CPR and First Aid certifications paired with in-depth knowledge of children's emotional and social development. Kind and cheerful [Job Title] with [Number] years of experience nurturing and caring for children. Successful at directing playtime, enforcing positive behavior and applying behavior redirection to manage challenges. Proven track record of keeping children entertained with fun activities. Hardworking employee with customer service, multitasking and time management abilities. Devoted to giving every customer a positive and memorable experience. Committed job seeker with a history of meeting company needs with consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand.

  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Team Leadership
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Goal Setting
  • Customer Service
  • Good Judgment
Restaurant Waitress, 10/2022 to Current
WebstaurantstoreAberdeen, MD,
  • Provided exceptional service to high volume of daily customers.
  • Greeted customers, answered questions and recommended specials to increase profits.
  • Communicated with hosts, bussers and kitchen staff to prepare for and serve customers.
  • Completed cleaning duties by sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet and tidying up server stations.
  • Operated POS terminals to input orders, split bills and calculate totals.
  • Arranged place settings with clean tablecloths, napkins and tableware to prepare for incoming guests.
  • Satisfied customers by topping off drinks and offering condiments, napkins and other items.
  • Prepared salads, appetizers and garnishes to assist kitchen staff.
  • Promoted desserts, appetizers and specialty drinks to optimize sales.
  • Cleaned tables and chairs to prepare dining area for next customers.
  • Checked with customers to determine satisfaction with meals, promptly taking action to correct problems.
  • Displayed enthusiasm and knowledge about restaurant's menu and products.
  • Addressed complaints to kitchen staff and served replacement items.
  • Served food and beverages to patrons and immediately remedied issues with orders.
  • Trained new employees on restaurant procedures and plating techniques.
  • Enforced minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages by checking identification.
  • Collected dirty dishes and glasses from tables or counters, preparing areas for next diners.
  • Maintained polite and professional demeanor to patrons to encourage inquiries and order placements.
  • Served food and beverages to patrons and confirmed complete orders.
  • Stocked service areas with supplies during slow periods.
  • Took reservations and to-go orders to streamline process for both customer and restaurant.
  • Trained new employees to perform duties.
  • Prepared checks, itemizing total meal costs and taxes.
  • Assisted in preparing salads, appetizers and desserts to speed up food service.
  • Garnished dishes and beverages to serve visually appealing menu items.
Shipping and Receiving Associate, 08/2021 to 10/2022
Avera HealthWorthington, MN,
  • Checked customer orders, labeling and documentation prior to shipment to avoid delays.
  • Rejected deliveries containing damaged items or shortages and corresponded with shipper to rectify issues.
  • Operated forklifts, hand trucks, or other equipment to load, unload, transport and store goods.
  • Checked items to be shipped against work orders to confirm correct quantities, destination and routing.
  • Organized deliveries by sorting and stocking receivables
  • Identified order discrepancies and damaged items and notified supervisor.
  • Directed warehouse team in stocking merchandise, pulling orders and setting up loads.
  • Coached new staff preparing outgoing and receiving incoming shipments.
Daycare Provider, 12/2017 to 12/2020
MyselfCity, STATE,
  • Prepared meals, snacks and refreshments for children according to dietary needs and restrictions.
  • Communicated with parents about daily activities and any concerning behaviors.
  • Balanced schedules to promote optimal rest, play and educational periods.
  • Secured indoor and outdoor premises to protect children.
  • Read aloud and played alphabet games to encourage early literacy.
  • Organized and planned age-appropriate reading, crafts and music lessons.
  • Enforced rules to teach good manners and maintain safe environment.
  • Introduced learning activities and imaginative play to teach children to explore.
  • Developed and enforced positive strategies to encourage good behavior.
  • Cared for [Number] children ages [Number] to [Number].
  • Supervised and cared for children ages [Number] to [Number].
  • Observed behavioral issues to alert parents or guardians.
  • Cared for children of various ages and assisted with feeding, dressing and daily activities.
  • Supported children's emotional and social development, encouraging understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Instructed children on good sanitary habits when washing hands, using bathroom or eating.
  • Sanitized toys and tables to maintain clean, safe environment.
  • Communicated daily with children's parents or guardians about daily activities, behaviors and related issues.
  • Used positive reinforcement and behavior modeling to instill discipline in children.
  • Instilled discipline and maintained order with children by using simple and commanding directives.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2014 to Parkview Christian - Lincoln, NE,

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  • Parkview Christian

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  • Restaurant Waitress
  • Shipping and Receiving Associate
  • Daycare Provider


  • High School Diploma

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