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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • H: (555) 432-1000
  • C:
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  • Date of Birth:
  • India:
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  • single:
Career Focus
  • Outgoing server offering extensive knowledge of hospitality etiquette, food preparation and superior customer service.
  • Organized, independent worker with strong time management skills.
  • Detail-oriented and able to learn new tasks quickly and effectively.
  • Efficient waitress with strong interpersonal and coaching skills.
  • Prior work in fine-dining restaurants.
  • High energy, outgoing hostess with a dedication to positive guest relations.
  • High volume dining, customer service and cash handling experience.

Highlights

  • Highly responsible and reliable
  • Works well under pressure
  • Upbeat, outgoing and positive
  • Attended one semester in culinary arts(Food safety understanding)
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • I accomplished the ACT National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) test and was awarded a Silver Certificate.
Core Qualifications
  • Food and beverage handling expert
  • Ability to handle fast-paced environment
  • Cash handling
  • Strong customer relationship builder
Education and Training
GED: General, Expected in 2012
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JOPLIN HIGH SCHOOL - JOPLIN, MO
GPA:

Attended one semester in the Culinary Arts program at Joplin Franklin Technology Center.

Accomplishments

I accomplished the ACT National Career Readiness Certificate(NCRC) test and was awarded with a Silver certificate.

Work Experience
Server/Cocktail Waitress, 02/2014 to 08/2014
Heritage Hill Senior Community Weatherly, PA,
  • Placed food servings on plates and trays according to orders or instructions
  • Stocked cabinets and serving areas with condiments, and refilled condiment container
  • Took orders from patrons for food or beverages
  • Communicated with customers regarding orders, comments, and complaints
  • Ensured first-in-first-out system with all ingredients labeled and stored properly
  • Maintained knowledge of current menu items, garnishes, ingredients and preparation methods.
  • Promptly served all food courses and alcoholic beverages to guests.
  • Regularly checked on guests' satisfaction.
  • Completed closing duties, including restocking items and closing out the cash drawer.
Server/Cocktail Waitress, 04/2013 to 2014
Louie's Bar And Grill City, STATE,
  • Checked customers identification to ensure that they met minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages
  • Checked the quantity and quality of received products
  • Cleaned bars, work areas, and tables
  • Examined trays to ensure that they contained required items
  • Cleaned up spilled food, drink and broken dishes, and removed empty bottles and trash
  • Greeted customers in the restaurant, took and rang up orders, handled payment and thanked customers
  • Performed serving, cleaning, and stocking duties in establishments
SERVER/COCKTAIL WAITRESS, 03/2012 to 07/2012
KITCHEN PASS RESTAURANT AND BAR City, STATE,
  • Maintained knowledge of current menu items, garnishes, ingredients and preparation methods.
  • Delivered exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner.
  • Promptly served all food courses and alcoholic beverages to guests.
  • Answered questions about menu selections and made recommendations when requested.
  • Regularly checked on guests to ensure satisfaction with each food course and beverages.
  • Managed closing duties, including restocking items and reconciliation of the cash drawer.
  • Routinely cleaned table linens, table settings, glassware, windowsills, carpets, counters, floors, storage areas and service refrigerators.
  • Prepared the buffet and salad bar for dinner service.
  • Closed down the kitchen after each shift and precisely followed closing checklist for kitchen stations.
  • Promoted and endorsed the company to bring in new business.
SERVER/CASHIER, 12/2011 to 02/2012
STEVES CANDY City, STATE,
  • Answered questions about menu selections and made recommendations when requested.
  • Correctly calculated charges, issued bills and collected payments.
  • Maintained neat and attractive bakery food cases.
  • Hand-washed dishes and glassware thoroughly.
  • Welcomed and acknowledge all guests in a friendly, service-oriented manner.
  • Promptly and consistently reset tables with spotless service ware.
SERVER, 03/2011 to 07/2011
CHARLIES CHICKEN City, STATE,
  • Stocked deliveries in a timely and safe manner.
  • Quickly and thoroughly swept and mopped floors, removed trash and cleaned and stocked restrooms.
  • Regularly cleaned host stand and buffet area.
  • Welcomed and acknowledge all guests in a friendly, service-oriented manner.
  • Politely answered phones promptly and recorded and confirmed reservations.
  • Continually kept carpets and floor clear of debris.
  • Managed closing duties, including restocking items and reconciliation of the cash drawer.
  • Delivered exceptional, friendly and fast service.
Skills
  • I am well experienced in working with the public.
  • I am friendly and maintain a positive demeanor in the work place.
  • I am open to change and always willing to learn more.

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School Attended
  • JOPLIN HIGH SCHOOL
Job Titles Held:
  • Server/Cocktail Waitress
  • Server/Cocktail Waitress
  • SERVER/COCKTAIL WAITRESS
  • SERVER/CASHIER
  • SERVER
Degrees
  • GED