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

Hardworking server/bartender with proven relationship-building and time management skills in fast-paced restaurant 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.

Skills
  • Dish preparation
  • Point of Sale (POS) system operations
  • Price memorization
  • Menu memorization
  • High-volume dining
  • Liquor, wine and food service
  • Wine pairings
  • Effective customer upselling
  • Buffet setup and takedown
  • Table Bussing
  • Menu knowledge
  • Safe food handling
  • Quality control
Experience
Server, 03/2012 to 03/2020
Woodfield Country ClubBoca Raton, FL,
  • Greeted customers, answered questions and recommended specials, wine and desserts to increase profits.
  • Operated POS terminals to input orders, split bills and calculate totals.
  • Satisfied customers by topping off drinks and anticipating condiments, napkins and other needs.
  • Promoted desserts, appetizers and specialty drinks to optimize sales.
  • Collaborated with host, bus person and cook to serve up food and beverage options.
  • Enforced minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages by checking identification.
  • Prepared salads, appetizers and garnishes to assist kitchen staff.
  • Maximized beverage sales by suggesting appropriate food and drink pairings to suit unique customer preferences.
  • Arranged place settings with fresh tablecloths, tableware and flowers to create appealing tables.
  • Developed rapport with guests and assisted in generating repeat business by providing exceptional customer service.
  • Completed cleaning duties by sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet and tidying up server stations.
  • Provided exceptional service to high volume of daily customers.
  • Cleared table and bussed dishes to allow for quick setups.
  • Stocked server areas with supplies before, during and after shifts.
  • Set up dining room to meet hospitality and service standards.
  • Welcomed guests with personable attitude and brought beverage orders while reviewing menu options.
  • Developed strong and lasting resident relationships.
  • Answered guest questions regarding menu, food and beverage preparation, recipe ingredients and allergens.
Server/bartender , 11/2012 to 02/2013
Paradies Lagardère Travel RetailKenner, LA,
  • Greeted customers, answered questions and recommended specials, wine and desserts to increase profits.
  • Operated POS terminals to input orders, split bills and calculate totals.
  • Completed cleaning duties by sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet and tidying up server stations.
  • Developed rapport with guests and assisted in generating repeat business by providing exceptional customer service.
  • Entered customer food orders into computer system.
  • Maintained polite and professional demeanor to patrons to encourage inquiries and order placements.
  • Greeted newly seated guests quickly and efficiently.
  • Carefully transferred orders from kitchen and bar areas to tables and cleared plates as patrons finished food and beverage items.
  • Prepared both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages as specified by patrons, consistently delivering to tables or bar without spillage.
  • Prepared and served cold, hot and [Type] beverages to guests.
  • Presented patrons with menus and specials promptly after seating, following up to address questions before taking orders.
  • Requested photo identification from patrons ordering alcoholic beverages to verify legal age of consumption.
  • Reviewed identification for patrons before serving alcoholic drinks.
Server , 11/2007 to 02/2011
Woodfield Country ClubBoca Raton, FL,
  • Greeted customers, answered questions and recommended specials, wine and desserts to increase profits.
  • Operated POS terminals to input orders, split bills and calculate totals.
  • Satisfied customers by topping off drinks and anticipating condiments, napkins and other needs.
  • Promoted desserts, appetizers and specialty drinks to optimize sales.
  • Collaborated with host, bus person and cook to serve up food and beverage options.
  • Enforced minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages by checking identification.
  • Prepared salads, appetizers and garnishes to assist kitchen staff.
  • Completed cleaning duties by sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet and tidying up server stations.
  • Provided exceptional service to high volume of daily customers.
  • Cleared table and bussed dishes to allow for quick setups.
  • Maintained accuracy while handling payments, giving change and printing receipts to customers.
  • Stocked server areas with supplies before, during and after shifts.
  • Set up dining room to meet hospitality and service standards.
Server/bartender, 05/2004 to 10/2007
Paradies Lagardère Travel RetailSacramento, CA,
  • Greeted customers, answered questions and recommended specials, wine and desserts to increase profits.
  • Operated POS terminals to input orders, split bills and calculate totals.
  • Satisfied customers by topping off drinks and anticipating condiments, napkins and other needs.
  • Promoted desserts, appetizers and specialty drinks to optimize sales.
  • Collaborated with host, bus person and cook to serve up food and beverage options.
  • Maximized beverage sales by suggesting appropriate food and drink pairings to suit unique customer preferences.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2000 to Watervliet Junior-Senior High School - Watervliet, NY
GPA:
: Associates , Expected in to Hudson Valley Community College - Troy, NY
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Watervliet Junior-Senior High School
  • Hudson Valley Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Server
  • Server/bartender
  • Server
  • Server/bartender

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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