waitress resume example with 2+ years of experience

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

Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals. Hardworking cleaning professional well-versed in routine and deep cleaning procedures for diverse needs. Consistently manages numerous office building floors independently with no supervision and relative ease. Friendly student considered hardworking, punctual and driven.

  • Physical Stamina
  • Facility and Site Cleaning
  • Positive Team Player
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Safety Standards and Protocols
  • Multitasking and Prioritization
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills
  • Checklists and Recordkeeping
  • Decision Making
  • Microsoft Office
  • Willingness to Learn
  • Adaptable and Flexible
  • Daily Facilities Cleaning
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing
  • High Energy and Stamina
  • Transactions and Cash Handling
  • Point of Sale Systems
  • Order Accuracy and Delivery
  • Special Requests and Substitutions
  • Able to Lift 50+ Pounds
  • Warm and Friendly
  • Customer Service and Rapport
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Reliable and Responsible
  • Critical Thinking
  • Customer Service
  • Problem Solving
  • Honest and Ethical
Work History
Waitress, 08/2021 - Current
Cache Creek Casino Resort Brooks, CA,
  • Maintained customer satisfaction with timely table check-ins to assess food and beverage needs.
  • Used cash registers and credit card machines to cash out customers.
  • Kept server areas clean and stocked to increase efficiency while working tables.
  • Greeted new customers, discussed specials and took drink orders.
  • Displayed enthusiasm and promoted excellent service to customers, successfully increasing referrals and walk-in business.
  • Shared knowledge of menu items and flavors, enabling customers to make personal decisions based on taste and interest.
  • Bussed and reset tables to keep dining room and work areas clean.
  • Collaborated with kitchen staff to correctly update customers on unavailable dishes and wait times.
  • Folded napkins and prepared silverware sets to provide adequate supply for host station.
  • Checked identification for minimum age for sale of alcoholic beverages.
  • Stored food in designated containers and storage areas to increase shelf life, improve kitchen organization and provide easy access during busy peak service times.
  • Upsold drink specialty items, wine selections and desserts to increase overall sales and exceed targets.
  • Enlisted coworkers' assistance for multi-order delivery to avoid spilling or dropping food.
  • Prepared specialty desserts for customers for special occasions.
  • Supervised restocking of salad bar and buffet for lunch and dinner service.
Janitorial Cleaner, 10/2020 - 05/2022
Treehouse Foods Works, OH,
  • Cleaned, stocked and sanitized restrooms to deliver guests immaculate, safe environments that reflected well on employer.
  • Projected friendly and positive image in interaction with employees and built trusting and supportive relationships with other team members.
  • Served in various office and cafeteria settings, and gained transferable skills to clean environment to employers' full satisfaction.
  • Maintained cleaning equipment, performed minor repairs and communicated with management regarding specific needs for new equipment.
  • Cleaned building floors by sweeping, mopping and scrubbing floors.
  • Maintained clean, neat and professional entrances.
  • Disposed of trash and recyclables each day to avoid waste buildup.
  • Wiped down conference tables and reception desks to remove smears and fingerprints on surfaces.
  • Handled equipment, chemicals and materials properly and with caution.
  • Emptied wastebaskets to transport trash and waste to disposal area.
  • Restocked room supplies such as facial tissues for personal touch with every job.
  • Organized and used industrial cleaning products following strict safety procedures.
  • Kept building entryway glass clean and polished for professional presentation.
  • Performed inventory management to keep storage areas and carts well-stocked.
  • Moved around heavy equipment and furniture for storage or rearranging.
  • Improved building cleanliness with continuous sanitizing of high-touch areas.
Hostess/Restaurant Busser, 06/2019 - 09/2019
Zany Graze City, STATE,
  • Assisted with moving tables, chairs, and other restaurant service equipment within dining rooms.
  • Provided respectful and courteous bussing services while operating within active dining rooms.
  • Reset used tables within prescribed timeframes to expedite turnover and increase available dining room space.
  • Performed pre-bussing duties such as vacuuming surrounding floors and removing large waste.
  • Emptied on-site trash receptacles into dumpsters and large waste receptacles.
  • Collaborated with team members to address emergent dining room situations and fill gaps in duty schedules.
  • Worked quickly, communicated with other staff and always looked for better ways of completing tasks to improve productivity and keep tables ready for incoming guests.
  • Transported dirty utensils, dishes and trays to kitchen to help team stay on top of cleaning.
  • Kept close eye on customers to quickly spot leaving guests and clear tables for future patrons.
  • Collected trash, wiped up spills and removed trays to maintain fresh and clean customer areas.
Waitress/Hostess/Cashier/Janitorial, 05/2017 - 05/2018
Farm Table Cafe City, STATE,
  • Operated cash register for cash, check and credit card transactions with excellent accuracy levels.
  • Worked flexible schedule and extra shifts to meet business needs.
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items and build relationships.
  • Restocked and organized merchandise in front lanes.
  • Collected and authorized payments of guests.
  • Worked closely with shift manager to solve problems and handle customer concerns.
  • Maintained secure cash drawers, promptly resolving discrepancies in daily totals.
  • Completed inventory counts and ordered merchandise.
Associate of Applied Science: Graphic Communications , Expected in 05/2023
Lewis Clark State College - Lewiston, ID,
Status -
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2020
Idaho Virtual Academy - Meridian, ID,
Status -

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School Attended

  • Lewis Clark State College
  • Idaho Virtual Academy

Job Titles Held:

  • Waitress
  • Janitorial Cleaner
  • Hostess/Restaurant Busser
  • Waitress/Hostess/Cashier/Janitorial


  • Associate of Applied Science
  • High School Diploma

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