server hostess resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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High-energy, newly relocated student pursuing opportunity to gain hands-on experience. Outgoing and friendly with strong motivation for success. Skilled in customer service and optimizing balance of heavy work loads. Flexible and approachable, with strong organizational and time management skills. Proactive, hardworking leader with strong emphasis on collaboration, and being efficient at prioritizing and handling simultaneous tasks to promote positive experiences within a team.

  • Leadership
  • Planning
  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Quick Learner
  • Liquor, wine and food service
  • Point of Sale (POS) system operations
  • Dining customer service
  • High-volume dining
  • Safe food handling
  • Money handling
  • Retail sales
  • Microsoft Office
  • Research and documentation
  • Laboratory safety protocols
  • Multitasking
  • Animal care
  • Work ethic
  • Computer skills
Server/Hostess, 02/2021 - 10/2021
Lkq Janesville, WI,
  • Responsible for positive guest interactions by greeting guests, answering phones, managing efficient and timely seating, recommending specials and answering questions to increase profits
  • Responsible for taking, assembling and validating in house and to-go orders for correctness for customers via phone, online and in person
  • Communicated effectively with patrons to establish preferences and dietary restrictions and make food and beverage recommendations.
  • Knowledge of beer, wine, spirits, and sake as well as enforcement of minimum age laws and requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages
  • Operated POS terminals to input orders including menu substitutions, split bills, and calculate totals.
  • Responsible for completing financial transaction of checks including calculating accurate bill amounts and processing cash and credit card payments.
  • Ensure guest satisfaction during meal service including drink refills, pre-bussing, and removal of empty plates
  • Maintained order station before, during, and after shift to ensure proper set-up and cleanliness
  • Trained new employees to perform duties by showing how to greet and seat guests in a timely manner, take orders and validate to-go
  • Completed cleaning duties by sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet, and tidying up server stations as well as stocked server areas with supplies before, during and after shifts.
Sales Associate/Cashier, 07/2018 - 03/2021
Indiana State University Terre Haute, IN,
  • Engaged customers with friendly smile and knowledgeable support to locate requested items, promote sales and build loyalty
  • Provided customers with unparalleled service and support for both in stock and back-ordered items by placing special orders and calling other stores to find desired merchandise.
  • Maintained sales floor by restocking shelves, updating pricing information and managing inventory including packing and shipping of merchandise from online sales
  • Calculated pricing, applied discounts and collected payments to process transactions
  • Operated POS system to calculate pricing, apply discounts and collect payments to process cash and credit card transactions for merchandise purchases, returns, and exchanges
  • Answered questions about current promotions and resolved issues according to store policies.
  • Trained new team members in cash register operation, organizational procedures, stock procedures and customer service
Chemistry Teaching Assistant, 07/2019 - 04/2020
Gilbert High School City, STATE,
  • Assisted teachers in preparation of lesson materials, class preparation, scheduling, exam distribution and student mentoring
  • Accepted and graded students' work according to processes outline by teacher
  • Responsible for set up and take down of lab equipment and instrumentation required for tests, research, and processes including sanitizing workstations and instruments to avoid cross-contamination
  • Coordinated and organized supplies for classroom and laboratory activities
Assistant Dance Teacher, 07/2017 - 04/2020
Dance Element City, STATE,
  • Performed yearly at multiple events as a dancer including sporting events and competitions
  • Instructed students in a number of dance styles such as Hip-Hop, Ballet, Jazz, Arial and Contemporary dance
  • Planned and taught choreography for group performances and recitals
  • Prepared and delivered carefully-crafted lessons to introduce students to proper dance techniques and positions while building dance knowledge
  • Accommodated students with special needs by using different teaching styles, encouraging each to learn at appropriate pace
Education and Training
Undergraduate: Marine Science, Expected in 03/2022
University of Hawaii At Hilo - Hilo, Hi
Status -

Currently completing studies in Marine Science for Bachelor's Degree

High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2020
Gilbert High School - ,
Status -
  • National Honor Society Member
  • Ranked in Top 25% of class
  • Golden Scholar Member

Future Farmers of America (FFA) Member

  • Star Greenhand Recipient (2017)
  • State Degree Recipient (2020)

Agricultural Proficiency Recipient in the following categories:

  • Small Animal Production and Care (2017)
  • Wildlife Production and Management (2017 - 2019)
  • Vegetable Production (2019)
  • Forest Management and Products (2017 - 2018)
  • 1st place State CDE Meats Evaluation
  • 8th and 9th place District CDE Wildlife Wildlife Production Management Forest Production Management 3rd place Senior Division Showmanship
  • Dance In10ensity – Platinum, High Gold Showstoppers – Platinum, High Gold
  • Act 1 Talent – Platinum Hall of fame – High Gold

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School Attended

  • University of Hawaii At Hilo
  • Gilbert High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Server/Hostess
  • Sales Associate/Cashier
  • Chemistry Teaching Assistant
  • Assistant Dance Teacher


  • Undergraduate
  • High School Diploma

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