server resume example with 12+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

Seasoned Administrative Professional with solid 5-year background in high-volume office settings. Strong regulatory knowledge, multitasking abilities and independent thinking skills devoted to enhancing team performance. Well-organized and hardworking with adaptability and responsiveness for changing demands.

  • College recruiting
  • Candidate pre-screening
  • Microsoft Office expertise
  • Resume scanning
10/2016 to Current
Server The One Group Carmel, IN,
  • Educated guests on daily specials and appetizers, entrees, desserts and other menu items.
  • Satisfied customers by topping off drinks and anticipating condiments, napkins and other needs.
  • Upsold customers and optimized table-turns to outperform average sales by [Number]%.
  • Operated POS terminals to input orders, split bills and calculate totals.
  • Enforced minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages by checking identification.
  • Restocked nonperishable food items, condiments and napkins to keep pantry well-supplied.
  • Prepared salads, appetizers and set up garnish stations to assist kitchen staff.
  • Promoted desserts, appetizers and specialty drinks to optimize sales.
  • Collaborated with host, bus person and cook to serve up food and beverage options.
  • Completed closing duties by emptying trash, safeguarding alcohol and polishing silverware.
  • Provided exceptional service to [Number] customers per day at [Type] establishment.
  • Greeted customers, answered questions and recommended specials, wine and desserts to increase profits.
  • Arranged place settings with fresh tablecloths, tableware and flowers to beautify table.
  • Assisted customers in selecting appetizers, entrees and desserts and recommended alternative items for food allergies and gluten intolerances.
  • Communicated effectively with patrons to establish preferences and dietary restrictions and make food and beverage recommendations.
  • Addressed concerns or complaints quickly to improve service and escalated more advanced issues to management for resolution.
  • Maintained polite and professional demeanor to patrons to encourage inquiries and order placements.
03/2016 to 01/2018
Maintenance Coordinator Time Warner Cable Harlingen, TX,
  • Created library of organized documentation, including bills, invoices and project outlines to track [Timeframe] maintenance progress.
  • Managed schedule of repairs to guarantee arrival of parts, equipment and resources needed to satisfy job requirements.
  • Developed healthy, productive relationships with team members to create constructive working environment.
  • Prioritized safety at work by following rules and procedures.
  • Performed preventative maintenance tasks and checked facilities and grounds for issues needing attention.
  • Determined strengths and weaknesses of team members and assigned tasks according to skill level.
  • Organized [Timeframe] audits of tools and materials to identify sourcing requirements.
  • Reconciled checkbook after completion of projects to assure proper processing of service invoices.
  • Identified and resolved HVAC failures to restore comfort during extreme weather.
  • Monitored maintenance scheduling and reported maintenance team information to management.
  • Managed team of employees, daily progress reports and overall project planning.
  • Minimized costs by working and negotiating with multiple suppliers.
  • Performed continuous evaluations of building systems and oversaw preventive maintenance.
  • Delegated daily tasks to employees to manage resources and meet deadlines.
  • Contacted vendors to procure equipment and tools to meet organizational demand.
  • Supervised facility operations, including preventive maintenance projects, employee tasks and performance and adherence to safety standards.
  • Set and managed policies covering building systems operation and maintenance.
09/2006 to 06/2011
Certified Guest Teacher West Allis West Milwaukee School District City, STATE,
  • Fostered positive, student-centered classroom environment by encouraging opinion sharing.
  • Strengthened parent-teacher and parent-child communication by holding regular parent-teacher conferences.
  • Created and implemented developmentally-appropriate curriculum which addressed individual learning styles.
  • Used children's literature to teach and reinforce reading, writing, grammar and phonics.
  • Tutored [Number] students per week before and after school to enhance knowledge and abilities.
  • Helped students build learning and study skills to achieve life-long educational goals.
  • Encouraged student critical thinking and discussion in [Area of study] course using variety of teaching techniques.
  • Worked one-on-one with students to create individualized lesson plans to increase progress.
  • Differentiated instruction according to student ability and skill level.
  • Established positive relationships with students, parents, fellow teachers and school administrators.
  • Assisted fellow teachers with assignments, special projects, tests, administrative updates and grading as needed.
  • Established and enforced rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among class of [Number] students.
  • Improved students' reading levels through guided reading groups and whole group instruction.
  • Planned and implemented lessons using various teaching strategies to meet diverse student needs.
  • Held office hours to review material with students requiring extra assistance.
  • Managed afterschool program [Number] days per week, implementing strategies to attract student interest and improve discipline.
  • Taught reading, language arts, mathematics and other subjects utilizing course of study adopted by Board of Education.
  • Worked with students individually to address areas of concern, including test grades and missed coursework.
  • Prepared unit and lesson plans for courses of study, following curriculum guidelines and Common Core standards.
  • Taught students in various stages of cognitive, linguistic, social and emotional development.
  • Implemented remedial programs for students requiring extra assistance.
  • Created and enforced child-based, hands-on curriculum to promote student interest and receptive learning.
09/1989 to 11/1991
College Recruiting Coordinator Audit Secretary KPMG Peat Marwick City, STATE,
  • Supported [Type] projects with effective scheduling, document coordination and resource coordination.
  • Assisted production and distribution of memos, newsletters, email updates and other forms of communication.
  • Composed, proofread and distributed clean and professional business correspondence and internal team communications.
  • Fostered productivity by coordinating itinerary and scheduling appointments.
  • Maintained organized filing system of paper and electronic documents.
  • Established clear and consistent administrative procedures to minimize errors and avoidable delays.
  • Drafted and corrected professional business letters, internal memoranda and less formal email communication.
  • Coordinated communications, including taking calls, responding to emails and interfacing with clients.
  • Created and updated [Software] spreadsheets to track [Type] and [Type] data for [Job title] use.
  • Planned and executed corporate meetings, lunches and special events for groups of [Number]+ employees.
  • Collaborated with recruitment and HR professional to achieve hiring goals.
  • Planned and executed recruitment events to bring in area candidates.
  • Displayed and distributed [Client] marketing and advertising materials and participated in educational presentations for general recruitment purposes.
  • Contacted all job applicants to inform of application status.
  • Communicated duties, compensation, benefits and working conditions to all potential candidates, enabling better understanding of job expectations.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2003 to to
Bachelor of Science: Elementary Education
University Of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Milwaukee, WI
  • Cum laude graduate
  • Dean's List Honoree 01/2002
Expected in 05/1989 to to
Certificate: Computer Secretary
International Business College - El Paso - El Paso, TX

Completed with Honors

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School Attended

  • University Of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
  • International Business College - El Paso

Job Titles Held:

  • Server
  • Maintenance Coordinator
  • Certified Guest Teacher
  • College Recruiting Coordinator Audit Secretary


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Certificate

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