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Food Service Assistants are employed by large establishments like schools and hospitals and are responsible for storing and handling food items. The most successful sample resumes for Food Service Assistants also describe duties like planning meals, ensuring food safety, cleaning machines and utensils, and preparing food. Qualifications such as basic cooking skills, safety and hygiene knowledge, customer service orientation, teamwork and good communication abilities are common experience on Food Service Assistant resumes. No formal education is required for this position; on-the-job training or food management courses are usually sufficient.

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Food Service Assistant Manager

Managed and supervised staff of fifteen in combination with daily operational responsibilities.

  • Responsible for providing quarterly and annual staff performance reviews.
  • Initiated, planned, and executed improvement process help accurately track inventory levels.
  • Implemented an Excel based system for schedule management, improving workplace efficiency.
  • Developed a work room floor plan to maximize space and decrease wait times.
  • Establish and build key relationships with internal customers, suppliers and co-workers.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Information Management And Technology
2

Food Service Assistant

Maintained knowledge of current nutritional practice regarding therapeutic diets

  • Checked for errors on tray to assure that tray card information was consistent with foods served
  • Developed and maintained a good working rapport with inter-department personnel as well as with other departments within the facility to ensure that food service properly met the needs of the patients
  • Resolved patient problems and needs outside of job description by communicating with UAP and nurses
  • Recommended or made authorized food substitutions for patients who refused foods served
  • Contributed to team effort by assisting co-workers as needed
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science
3

Food Service Assistant II

Purchased adequate quantities of necessary restaurant items including food, beverages, equipment and supplies.

  • Quickly identified problem situations and skillfully resolved incidents to the satisfaction of involved parties.
  • Maintained a safe working and guest environment to reduce the risk of injury and accidents.
  • Promoted a positive atmosphere and went above and beyond to guarantee each customer received exceptional food and service.
  • Correctly calculated inventory and ordered appropriate supplies.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Culinary Arts
4

Monroe County Jail Food Service Assistant Manager

Supervised and directed inmate workers in routine kitchen duties

  • Supervised preparation of meals
  • Conducted on-the-job training for inmate workers assigned to the kitchen
  • Ensured tasks are being performed correctly by inmate workers
  • Ensured compliance with rules and regulations governing the conduct of inmate workers while in the kitchen
  • Ensured special diets are followed and documented
  • Monitor budgets and payroll records, and review financial transactions to ensure that expenditures are authorized and budgeted.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AAS
Human Resource Specialist
BS
Human Resource Management
5

Room Food Service Assistant

Delivered patients' meals directly to the patients or other Room Service Associates on the nursing units.

  • Organized the patients' bedside table for meal delivery
  • Arranged floor stock sheets according to established par levels. Gathered, delivered and put away floor supplies in the nursing unit's kitchen.
  • Prepared tube/special feedings according to item specific directions. Portions and labels tube/special feedings/supplements accurately.
  • Responded to incoming calls from patients for food orders or with any concerns or dissatisfaction.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Business
Pharmacy Technician Program
6

Engineman / Food Service Assistant

Analyzed and compiled data concerning auxiliary equipment including two diesel generators.

  • Consulted with engineering personnel to resolve unusual problems in system operation and maintenance.
  • Maintained detailed paperwork and test logs for all auxiliary pumps and equipment.
  • Maintained all engineering documents and schematics for field reports and repairs.
  • Maintained a large inventory of parts and tools.
  • Scheduled and performed preventive maintenance of auxiliary equipment.
  • Skilled in troubleshooting and problem solving.
  • Trained junior personnel to stand a vigilant and proper watch.
  • Audited, assessed and inspected findings and assigned corrective actions to proper individuals.
  • Monitored oil, fuel, and potable water levels
  • Assisted Culinary Specialists for 120 days and awarded Food Assistant of the Month.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
7

Food Service Assistant

[company name] blends a tradition of fine service with creative planning and consistent meeting and event execution to bring satisfaction to the Kohl's community every time. As the food service assistant, meals are planned and prepared in timely fashions, overseeing a team of employees to effectively service Kohl's employees. Menus are constructed to accommodate the daily demand ensuring that budgets are maintained and met. Duties included observing, leading, and motivating crew members into providing customers with the best food possible every time.

  • Received highest survey response in the region regarding customer satisfaction.
  • Construct menus, prep meals, and maintained a clean environment.
  • Obtained monthly budgets and surpassed five out of twelve targeted levels.
Candidate Info
11
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
8

Food Service Assistant

Provided superior customer service

  • Delivered food trays to hospital rooms
  • Prepared sandwiches, desserts, and fruit for the patients
  • Portioned food on the trays according to the diet list provided by staff nurse
  • Collected and stacked food trays in the kitchen
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
9

Food Service Assistant/ Manager

  • Scheduled and received food and beverage deliveries
  • Scheduled staff hours and assigned duties
  • Trained employees in food preparation, sanitation and safety procedures.
  • Monitored ingredients, supplies, food preparation and portion size
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Crossover Course
10

Food Service Assistant

  • Served food to diners at counter or from a steam table
  • Prepared and served specialty dishes at tables as required, including hot and cold beverages
  • Maintained and cleaned counters after patrons have finished dining
  • Managed and maintained monetary transactions from customers
  • Built relationships with both staff and customers
  • Managed and maintained customer orders effectively
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
HS
High School Diploma

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