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Jessica Claire
, San Francisco, CA 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary
Highly motivated Sales Associate with extensive customer service and sales experience. Outgoing sales professional with track record of driving increased sales, improving buying experience and elevating company profile with target market.
Skills
  • Menu memorization
  • Hospitality service expertise
  • Sale expertise
  • Wine service
  • Food sales and promotion
  • Stocking and replenishing
  • Guest relations management
  • Daily specials memorization
  • Dining area cleanliness
  • To-go order preparation
  • Point of sale knowledge
  • High-volume dining
  • Banquet coordination
  • Cash handling
  • Communication skills
  • Patient management
  • Professional speaking
  • First-Aid knowledge
  • Direct patient care
Work History
10/2019 to Current
Server and bartender Central Lakes College Baxter, MN,
  • Maintained table settings by removing courses, replacing utensils and refilling beverages promptly and courteously
  • Worked with POS system to place orders, manage bills and handle complimentary items for dissatisfied customers
  • Enhanced operational efficiency by using slow periods to restock employee and customer supplies, including ice, condiments, utensils, napkins, trays and delivery bags
  • Collected credit card, cash and gift certificate payments from customers and made proper change for cash transactions
  • Managed food resources, memorized orders and wrote patron's food orders on slips in [Number]-seat restaurant
  • Monitored guests for intoxication and immediately reported concerns to management
  • Created orders, documented special requests and followed up with kitchen personnel to foster top-quality service and minimize complaints
  • Upsold high-profit items such as appetizers and mixed drinks to enhance sales numbers
  • Cleaned outdoor eating area and indoor dining room by wiping tables, placing trash in receptacles and restocking napkin dispensers
  • Kept updated knowledge of menu and promotions, recommending specific items according to preferences and food allergies
  • Increased sales from $[Number] to $[Number] by upselling [Product] to customers
  • Memorized restaurant wine stock and appropriate entree pairings, driving daily wine sales averaging $[Amount]
  • Coordinated [Number] events throughout [Number] banquet spaces, including weddings, reunions, and corporate meetings
  • Prepared beverages and filled food orders for customers
  • Scheduled reservations and managed seating arrangements in popular [Number]-seat [Type] restaurant
  • Checked identification to enforce age requirement for alcoholic beverages
11/2016 to 10/2019
Server Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries Montoursville, PA,
  • Collected credit card, cash and gift certificate payments from customers and made proper change for cash transactions
  • Kept register accurate through correct billing, payment processing and cash management practices
  • Created orders, documented special requests and followed up with kitchen personnel to foster top-quality service and minimize complaints
  • Maintained table settings by removing courses, replacing utensils and refilling beverages promptly and courteously
  • Worked with POS system to place orders, manage bills and handle complimentary items for dissatisfied customers
  • Kept updated knowledge of menu and promotions, recommending specific items according to preferences and food allergies
  • Restocked salad bar and buffet for lunch and dinner service
  • Managed food resources, memorized orders and wrote patron's food orders on slips in [Number]-seat restaurant
04/2016 to 11/2016
Resident Aide Sylvan Woods City, STATE,
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment
  • Helped clients with hygiene-related tasks such as brushing teeth, bathing, grooming and toileting
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support
  • Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets
  • Encouraged patients to participate in safe physical activity to help boost mood and improve overall wellness
  • Recorded vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness
  • Monitored and maintained cleanliness, sanitation, and organization of assigned station and service areas
  • Performed household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming
  • Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to case manager
04/2013 to 04/2016
Server,banquet server, bartender, busser Hotel Ottumwa City, STATE,
  • Helped customers place orders, explained menu items and suggested appropriate options for food allergy concerns
  • Managed food resources, memorized orders and wrote patron's food orders on slips in [Number]-seat restaurant
  • Prepared beverages and filled food orders for customers
  • Served needs of more than [Number] customers in busy [Type] environment
  • Memorized restaurant wine stock and appropriate entree pairings, driving daily wine sales averaging $[Amount]
  • Arranged tables for customers, following established preparation procedures to provide guests with excellent experiences and foster repeat business
  • Replenished food items and other supplies, which included paper products and canned goods to keep pantry well-stocked during busy periods
  • Coordinated [Number] events throughout [Number] banquet spaces, including weddings, reunions, and corporate meetings
  • Checked identification to enforce age requirement for alcoholic beverages
  • Trained incoming staff on restaurant's practices, culture and procedures to maximize job satisfaction and productivity
  • Increased sales from $[Number] to $[Number] by upselling [Product] to customers
  • Bussed and reset [Number] tables per shift, working efficiently to keep dining room and work areas clean
  • Created orders, documented special requests and followed up with kitchen personnel to foster top-quality service and minimize complaints
  • Enhanced operational efficiency by using slow periods to restock employee and customer supplies, including ice, condiments, utensils, napkins, trays and delivery bags
  • Collected credit card, cash and gift certificate payments from customers and made proper change for cash transactions
  • Cleaned outdoor eating area and indoor dining room by wiping tables, placing trash in receptacles and restocking napkin dispensers
  • Monitored guests for intoxication and immediately reported concerns to management
  • Kept updated knowledge of menu and promotions, recommending specific items according to preferences and food allergies
  • Collaborated with kitchen team to support order preparation, manage efficient deliveries and minimize customer service issues by verifying meals
  • Kept register accurate through correct billing, payment processing and cash management practices
  • Worked with POS system to place orders, manage bills and handle complimentary items for dissatisfied customers
  • Maintained table settings by removing courses, replacing utensils and refilling beverages promptly and courteously
  • Restocked salad bar and buffet for lunch and dinner service
  • Upsold high-profit items such as appetizers and mixed drinks to enhance sales numbers
Education
Expected in 03/2013 to to
Highschool diploma:
Oskaloosa High School - Oskaloosa, IA
GPA:
Expected in 05/2016 to to
CNA : Nursing
Indian Hills Community College - Ottumwa, IA
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Oskaloosa High School
  • Indian Hills Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Server and bartender
  • Server
  • Resident Aide
  • Server,banquet server, bartender, busser

Degrees

  • Highschool diploma
  • CNA

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