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Restaurant Servers take customers' orders, serve their food and drinks, and remove used dinnerware from tables in a timely fashion. Responsibilities highlighted on example resumes of Restaurant Servers include properly serving food and beverages while providing a fun dining experience, and managing opening and closing duties for the restaurant, like prepping and restocking. While applicants do not need to list any formal education on their resumes, educational programs in restaurant operations are available to those who wish to take them.

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Restaurant Server

Consistently increased average sales and profits by actively up-selling and recommending food and drink specials

  • Trained new employees on the entire workflow process
  • Achieved the highest sales records during weekly sales competitions
  • Catered and organized large parties ranging from 75-200 people
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BA
History
2

Restaurant Server

Experienced server which is dedicated and knowledgeable to the product that he presents to guest and customers. A fast pace and high energy work environment where precision is key to success. Works well with team members to create a positive and cohesive work environment.

  • Recognized as a 10+ year employee.
  • Advertise, marketed, and recommended menu items to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Trained and supervised 20+ new employees.
  • Assisted manager in daily operations dealing with customer complaints creating alternative solutions and problem-solving as needed.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
C
Certificate
AS
Associate of Science
3

Restaurant Server

Provided the customers with a pleasant dining experience and quality service.

  • Conducted final check of food items prior to serving customers to ensure quality maintenance.
  • Ensured the cleanliness of dining area and food items before serving.
  • Assisted others in carrying out their part of preparing/serving meals.
  • Maintained serving standards and followed all regulations while performing duties.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
HS
Law
4

Restaurant Server

Staying up to date with restaurant protocol as well as new acquisitions

  • Management of time to ensure professional dining experience
  • Communicate with employees and management for assistance and team related activities
  • Developed relationships with customers to facilitate stable work experience
  • Performed tasks to create an organized atmosphere
  • Resolved all issues in a professional manner
  • Adapted to different computer systems and programs
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Criminology
5

Restaurant Server & Manager

Achieved in generating $2 Million in sales revenue to date by utilizing knowledge of the food, wine & liquor menu, ingredients in specialty drinks in order to make the perfect recommendations for each customer.

  • Managed in front of house duties including creating schedule for company employees, enforcing company rules and regulations and ensuring staff members completed assigned tasks.
  • Responsible for compiling nightly sales numbers and profits, configuring employee tips, assuring accurate accounting for the daily books and all cash and credit card profits were accounted for.
  • Make a constant effort to become familiar with regular customers and how to meet their needs to ensure a pleasant dining experience.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Business Administration
6

Restaurant Server

  • Provided exceptional customer service to ensure repeat business.
  • Demonstrated product knowledge when discussing menu options.
  • Prioritized and coordinated work to ensure all deadlines are met
  • Reconciled cash register at the beginning and end of day to verify revenue sales.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
17
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BS
Accounting
7

Restaurant Server

  • Positively built and maintained relationships with guests to encourage guest satisfaction and repeat business.
  • Held extensive menu knowledge to best serve diners, even through significant menu changes.
  • Maintained team environment for overall success of business.
  • Guided guests’ dining experience with selective suggestions to fit needs and interests to satisfy the guest as well as increase organizational profits.
  • Consistently held above 18.4% charge tip percentage over two quarters.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Food Science & Human Nutrition: Hospitality Management
Hospitality Management
8

Restaurant Server

Created a welcoming environment to every customer

  • Served food and drink orders quickly and accurately
  • Maintained a clean work area and other daily shift duties
  • Demonstrated strong teamwork and multitasking abilities
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Certificate
Education And Volunteer Experience
9

Restaurant Server

Provided the customers with a pleasant dining experience and quality service.

  • Conducted final check of food items prior to serving customers to ensure quality maintenance.
  • Ensured the cleanliness of dining area and food items before serving.
  • Worked in coordination with other departments to ensure that customers get quality service and satisfaction.
  • Assisted others in carrying out their part of preparing/serving meals.
  • Maintained serving standards and followed all regulations while performing duties.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
10

Restaurant Server

Provided the customers with a pleasant dining experience and quality service.

  • Conducted final check of food items prior to serving customers to ensure quality maintenance.
  • Ensured the cleanliness of dining area and food items before serving.
  • Assisted others in carrying out their part of preparing/serving meals.
  • Maintained serving standards and followed all regulations while performing duties.
  • Cash out all patrons and ensure proper money handling.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BS
Ecology

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