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Cafeteria Workers manage and perform the everyday operations of a dining room and are mostly employed by corporations, hospitals, and schools. Typical sample resumes for Cafeteria Workers describe responsibilities like storing and preparing food, maintaining supplies, ensuring health and safety standards are respected, and solving customer inquiries. Key skills for this type of role include safety regulations knowledge, food preparation abilities, serving skills, attention to details, teamwork, and communication. No formal education is mandatory for Cafeteria Workers, but some candidates may display in their resume hospitality management training.

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1

Cafeteria Worker

  • Assisted with meal preparation
  • Organized inventory and charted rate of depletion
  • Served and prepared food for grade school children and staff
  • Maintained kitchen area and logged areas of concern
  • Prepared kitchen area for health inspections
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Clinical Medical Office Expert
2

Cafeteria Worker

Wiped tables, seats, and trays with dampened cloth

  • Performed serving, cleaning, and stocking duties in order to facilitate customer service
  • Maintained adequate supplies of items such as, silverware, glassware, dishes, and trays
  • Served hot and cold meals to students
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
3

Cafeteria Worker

Greeted customer entering establishment

  • Wiped tables or seats with dampened cloths or replace dirty tablecloths
  • Set table with clean linens, condiments, or other supplies
  • Located items requested by customers
  • Performed serving, cleaning or stocking duties in cafeteria, dining and dining area
  • Served food to customer when waiter or waitresses needed assistance
  • Maintained clean and orderly checkout areas and complete other general cleaning duties such as mopping floorings and emptying trash cans
  • ServSafe Certified - expiration 2016
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
4

Cafeteria Worker

Manages students during meal service

  • Communicates with students and school staff in a positive and professional manner utilizing appropriate customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Circulate throughout the cafeteria or in areas where meals are served and/or eaten assisting students who need assistance
  • Assists with the cleanliness of the cafeteria
  • Dismisses classes in an orderly manner at the scheduled time
  • Encourage good table manners
  • Participates in training sessions, meetings, and scheduled cleaning days as requested
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Cafeteria Worker & Cashier

Supervised and coordinated activities of workers engaged in preparing, cooking and serving food in the school cafeteria and in clean-up. Planned varied menus to ensure that food was appetizing and nutritionally suitable for children. Estimated daily and weekly needs and ordered food supplies and equipment. Kept daily record of meals served and took inventory of supplies and equipment

  • Prepared food items, such as sandwiches, salads, soups and beverages.
  • Apportioned and placed food servings on plates and trays according to diet list on menu card.
  • Collected and stacked dirty dishes on cart and returned cart to kitchen.
  • Washed dishes and cleaned work area, tables, cabinets and ovens.
  • Collected and placed garbage and trash in designated containers.
  • Recorded amount and types of special food items served to staff.
  • Assembled and served food items to University staff.
  • Read and recorded totals shown on cash register tape and verified against cash on hand.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
6

Cafeteria Worker

Cooked and prepared food items using standard formulas or following directions.

  • Seasoned food according to recipes and personal judgment.
  • Tested food to determine if was cooked sufficiently.
  • Took customers' orders and assisted them when needed.
  • Apportioned and served food to facility residents, employees, or patrons.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
Employability Skills
7

Cafeteria Worker

Prepare and make sandwiches, take and receive special food orders, set up fruit trays,
milk trays, set up serving line.

  • Serve lunches in the cafeteria to students and staff.
  • Clean up serving line and dishes/pans, wash pans and dishes, load and unload
  • Pack up and wrap foods to be stored.
  • Prepare and make salads and yogurts as backup if needed.
  • Work as part of a team to help the cafeteria run smoothly and provide excellent
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Social And Behavorial Sciences
AS
Business Management And Marketing
8

Cafeteria Worker

Cleaned, cut, and cooked meat, fish, or poultry.

  • Cooked foodstuffs according to menus, special dietary or nutritional restrictions, or numbers of portions to be served.
  • Cleaned and inspected galley equipment, kitchen appliances, and work areas to ensure cleanliness and functional operation.
  • Apportioned and served food to facility residents, employees, or patrons.
  • Washed pots, pans, dishes, utensils, and other cooking equipment.
  • Baked breads, rolls, and other pastries.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Cafeteria Worker

Prepares and cooks breakfast and lunches for school age children to meet required state guidelines.

  • Assisted in managing an excellent team of coworkers
  • Assisted in daily activity report and day ending reports
  • Assisted in daily cash handling and daily deposit transactions
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
Business Administration
10

Cafeteria Worker

Serves high quality nutritious and balanced meals to school aged children

  • Provides services to cafeteria consumers in an efficient and friendly manner
  • Preps menu items using established policies and procedures
  • Sets up, maintains, and breaks down salad bar
  • Continuously cleans cafeteria including serving area
  • Prepares kitchen and lunchroom for next day service
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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