Server Bartender resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,

As a child I had to grow up quick, I began in the restaurant industry and moved my way up from there. I have loved this industry, we all know it can be quite stressful but I think that's why we all stay in it; for the people, the customer relationships and of course the money. Ever since I was 15 I grew into a hardworking Server/Bartender who thrives the under pressure atmosphere and goes above and beyond to create unforgettable guest experiences. With five plus years experience in the industry, I still love my job. I am a Knowledgeable bartender and Server who brings a strong work ethic, interpersonal skills and customer service expertise to the table. I am Almost fluent in American Sign Language, awaiting to pursue my career in American Sign Language interpreting in the medical field. I am a very quick learner and love taking on new challenges; also I am highly driven and don't let anything push me down.

  • Committed team player
  • Excellent Bar terminology
  • Thrives in fast-paced environment
  • Liquor and smoking laws familiarity
  • Organized and efficient server
  • Lifts and carries heavy amounts
  • Liquor knowledge
  • High energy
  • Up-selling capability
  • Courteous, professional demeanor
  • Very diligent when it comes to work
  • Flexible schedule capability
  • Great people skills
  • Quick problem solver
  • Always have a smile on my face
  • Able to eave my personal life at the door

-I have a license in Cosmetology.

-Cowboy Jacks offered me a management position at one of the new stores, turned out it was in Rochester so i wasn't able to due to school.

-At such a young age I have currently work between 50-85 hours a week.

-With knowing American Sign Language I have done my share of community work and interpreting.


-American Sign Language

-Hard worker

-Clear communication skills





-Great time management

-Ability to read customers

-Calming presence

- Very goal oriented

-Willingness to learn

04/2013 to Current Server, Bartender Landry's | Cardiff By The Sea, CA,
  • l am knowledgeable with my liquor (Drinks, shots, beers)
  • l Was asked to manage a new location but respectfully declined due to the fact of my schooling.
  • l Love to work in a high energized, fast pasted atmosphere.
  • l Provided friendly and attentive service.
  • l Received frequent customer compliments for going above and beyond normal duties.
  • l Assertively up sell alcoholic beverages, appetizers and desserts.
  • l Delivered quality service by providing a warm and welcoming environment.
  • l Assist co-workers whenever possible.
  • l Monitor guest for intoxication and immediately reported concerns to management.
08/2011 to Current Server Affinity Living Group | Nashville, NC,
  • I run the front of house every shift I work.
  • l I currently am making the new menu for the restaurant.
  • l Make sure all front of house staff goes to their alcohol training classes in order to be certified in serving liquor.
  • l When I work, I do the opening and closing duties, I work my shifts alone in front of house.
  • l Maintained complete knowledge of restaurant menu, including daily specials.
  • l Assist with guest inquiries, take-out orders and restaurant cleanliness.
  • l Deal with complaints, voids, comps and other issues.
  • l Assist in cashiering and Point of Sale (POS) system procedures during busy hours.
  • l Uphold highest standard for cleanliness of glass and silverware.
  • l Buss and reset tables and keep dining room and work areas clean.
  • l Stock and maintained cleanliness of stations.
07/2009 to 11/2011 Dishwasher, Cook, Server, Cashier Carbone's | City, STATE,
  • I transferred location, so have been with Carbone's for over 5 years.
  • Dedicated to my positions.
  • Stared at the bottom of the totem pole and worked my way to the top.
  • Stock and maintained cleanliness of stations.
  • Buss and reset tables and kept dining room and work areas clean.
  • Quickly set up and cleared tables and stocked all service stations.
  • Consistently provided professional, friendly and engaging service.
  • Skillfully promote items on beverage lists and restaurant specials.
  • l Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage to uphold proper health standards.
  • Display enthusiasm and knowledge about the restaurant's menu and products.
  • l Routinely support other areas of the restaurant as requested, including answering telephones and completing financial transactions for other staff.
  • l Developed and maintained positive working relationships with others to reach business goals.
Expected in 1 2012 High School Diploma | Generals Stillwater Area High School, , GPA:

I did my generals at Stillwater area high school in Stillwater Mn. I was accepted into Miami Dade, in Miami Florida to pursue my career in American Sign Language. I am going for a license in the Medical field to interpret. I have to receive a minor in Medical terminology, and my license for interpretation of American Sign. I am looking for a career where i am able to go to school here in MN with out stressing out and getting no sleep with the field i work in now. I also have myCosmetology License as of two years ago.

Expected in Associate of Applied Science | Minnesota School of Cosmetology, Woodbury, MN GPA:

American Sign Language Interpreting

Century college

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School Attended

  • Stillwater Area High School
  • Minnesota School of Cosmetology

Job Titles Held:

  • Server, Bartender
  • Server
  • Dishwasher, Cook, Server, Cashier


  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Applied Science

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