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Food Runners work alongside waiters and perform tasks such as answering customer inquiries, serving food, refilling glasses, checking food quality, cleaning tables, washing dishes, and helping with food preparation. The ideal candidate should emphasize in his or her resume basic cooking skills, food safety and storage expertise, customer service orientation, the ability to work on their feet for long hours, and teamwork. Formal training is not required for this role, and a high school diploma or the equivalent is common experience in Food Runner example resumes.

For more information on what it takes to be a Food Runner, check out our complete Food Runner Job Description.

1

Waitress, Food Runner, Busser

Efficiently multi-tasked by being responsible for numerous tables and ensuring customer satisfaction

  • Resolved customer issues by listening and finding creative solutions to rectify the situation
  • Built and maintained relationships with regular customers by learning and remembering preferences
  • Coordinated with restaurant staff to achieve, and improve upon, high level customer satisfaction at a top performing Jersey shore restaurant
  • Responsible for keeping an organized inventory space and ensuring efficient restaurant operations
  • Succeeded and thrived in fast paced, high stress work environment
  • Trained and supervised new incoming employees
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
GED
Human Development
2

Busser/food Runner/trainer

Responsible for maintaining a clean dining area for guests

  • Trained all incoming bussers and food runners
  • Provided customer service on general restaurant questions
  • Prepared food presentation for execution to tables
  • Assisted wait staff
  • Delegated closing side work duties to each busser and food runner
  • Ensured all side work was completed before any busser or food runner could leave
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
3

Bus Boy / Food Runner / Server

Worked full time while in college

  • Maintained professional service while tending to, on average 100 customers, during a typical night shift
  • Memorized restaurant's wine stock and the meal pairings, along with ample knowledge of restaurant's fish or sushi items such as 'rolls' and the Japanese word(s) associated with a variety of fish
  • Performed food preparation duties such as preparing salads, appetizers, and cold dishes, portioning dishes and brewing coffee
  • Assisted with daily restaurant operations such as answering phones, taking reservations or to-go orders, greeting and seating restaurant patrons
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Urban Planning And Design
4

Student Manager, Cashier, Busser, Food Runner

Supervised up to 10 employees and delegated tasks regularly.

  • Engaged with customers regularly, explaining menu choices and other related questions.
  • Communicated orders to the kitchen staff and ensured that all orders were accurate and on time.
  • Provided the customers with a pleasant dining experience and quality service.
  • Consistently handled money and payment transactions.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Marketing
5

Bus Boy & Food Runner

Responsibilities included food running and interacting with customers to ensure a quality experience, cleaning/setting tables

  • These duties improved my people skills and ability to describe/sell products
  • Gained ability to successfully perform duties in stressful situations
  • Learned to take initiative and support co-workers when needed while continuing to perform my own duties
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Real Estate And Sales & Marketing
6

Food Runner

Serve food in a timely manner

  • Ensure food orders are correct before serving to guests
  • Work in a fast-paced environment
  • Present a neat and professional appearance
  • Consistently provided professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Displayed enthusiasm and knowledge about the restaurant's menu and products
  • Routinely supported other areas of the restaurant as requested, including answering telephones and completing financial transactions for other staff.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
7

Busser/ Food Runner

Greeted and seated guests

  • Assisted servers in serving food and beverages
  • Collected and delivered dishes to the kitchen
  • Reset tables to make sure they are ready for the next guests
Candidate Info
8
months in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
8

Food Runner/expeditor

  • Served guests appropriately and ensured the orders were cooked in a timely fashion
  • Utilized time management in a fast-paced work environment, prepped orders for delivery and multi-tasked
  • Provided exceptional guest service on a daily basis and ensured the final presentation of the plate was garnished correctly
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
Business
9

Busser/ Food Runner /expediter/bar Back/ Doorman

Serve food while maintaining customer relationships and addressing customer needs.

  • Organize and prepare courses before being served to the customer.
  • Checking for mistakes while insuring quality and presentation of food items being served.
  • Promoted communication between service staff and kitchen staff while leading a team of food
  • Beer pouring while keeping up the appearance of the bar and surrounding areas.
  • Changing kegs and cleaning taplines.
  • Serving food to customers and assisting in food/beer choice and pairings.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
GED
GED
10

Food Runner

Ensure that food is delivered quickly and at perfect temperature.

  • Provided and maintained a clean and tidy restaurant for staff and guest.
  • Transfer food items to and from kitchen with easy.
  • Took inventory of food to ensure we maintained relevant supplies.
  • Provided exceptional services for which guest enjoyed a pleasant dining experience.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Information Technology

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