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Lead Servers are food and beverage service professionals who have amassed several years of experience as a server and who possess exceptional service skills. Responsibilities highlighted on sample resumes of Lead Servers include suggesting additional items to customers to increase restaurant sales, and assisting guests with making menu choices in an informative and helpful fashion. Resumes of Lead Servers do not need to contain a formal education background, though opportunities may increase for those who possess at least a high school diploma or its equivalent.

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Assistant Manager/lead Server/catering Organizer

Promoted internally from server to assistant manager (3 levels) within one year of employment

  • Built strategic relationships with internal team members, growing relationships with existing customers and securing business (Catering for very high volume Warner Bros. Studios and Elton John's Annual Oscar Party)
  • Honed management skills overseeing development, project assignment and ongoing execution
  • Managed scheduling and assignments of all hourly employees
  • Oversaw vendor and venue management, setting menu prices, closing contracts with vendors, and applied lessons to improve standard operating procedures
  • Implemented new activities to improved team moral which resulted in direct increase of overall revenue
  • Managed inventory and purchasing - decreasing waste and overall fixed costs
  • Developed marketing strategies to gain market share increased visibility within community
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MBA
Psychology
Russian And English
12

Lead Server/bartender

Maintained a clean and professional appearance.

  • Provided high quality service in a timely manner.
  • Developed a thorough knowledge of a constantly changing menu, including the ingredients and method of preparation, wines to accompany the meals, and cocktail menu.
  • Sole server on wine dinners ranging between 10 - 25 people.
  • Lead server on dinner banquets.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BS
Accounting
13

Lead Server

Trained new employees on the proper skills needed to provide customers with timely and well mannered service

  • Provided guests with attentive service
  • Managed and resolved conflicts and disputes among co-workers
  • Counted and monitored cash drawers, while receiving payments and providing others with correct change
  • Monitored co-workers
  • Created floor charts for shifts
  • Opened (set up) and closed (broke down) the restaurant
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Bachelor of Business Administration
14

Lead Server

Speak with patrons to ensure satisfaction with service, to respond to complaints, or to make conversation.

  • Greet tables in my section in a timely manner.
  • Address any questions patrons may have about menu items and the restaurant.
  • Worked as closer for morning and night shifts. Assigned serving staff and hostesses to specific side work duties such as: restaurant cleanliness, restrooms, silverware rolling, stocking of menus, dressings, and necessary items for to go orders. Ensured that staff completed side work prior to the arrival of next shift.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
15

Lead Server/ Bar Tender

Assist guest with food and drink while they are gambling, dining, or just coming in to enjoy the bar.

  • Consistently achieved the highest sales averages among all servers through suggestive selling and exceptional customer service.
  • Informally recognized as Lead Server with responsibility for coaching and mentoring new servers regarding menu items, company policies and procedures.
  • Frequently assisted colleagues during rush periods to promote teamwork while providing outstanding
  • Mixing and Serving all of my customer's alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
16

Lead Server - North Olmsted

Ensured guests needs were met above and beyond company standards

  • Certified trainer for the incoming servers
  • Effectively communicated with kitchen staff regarding customer allergies, dietary needs and other special requests.
  • Maintained knowledge of current menu items, garnishes, ingredients and preparation methods.
  • Correctly calculated charges, issued bills and collected payments.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Psychology
17

Coordinator/ Lead Server

Monitored both BOH and FOH for consistency in ensuring quality work and work ethic.

  • Collaborated and directed servers to maximize levels of performance.
  • Institutionalized methods and approaches of best-known service techniques for use by dining personnel.
  • Oversaw daily operations at events, guaranteeing professionalism, equating in best event possible.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Public Relations
18

Lead Server/trainer

Diligently managed my time while still providing excellent customer service at a high paced, high volume restaurant

  • Assisted the General Manager in providing ideas for a more efficient way to run the restaurant
  • Maintained reservation tracking software on a nightly basis
  • Recommended changes in products, service, and policy by evaluating results and competitive developments
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Sports / Entertainment / Event Management
19

Lead Server/ Shift Leader

Maintained knowledge of current menu items, garnishes, ingredients and preparation methods.

  • Delivered exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner.
  • Consistently adhered to quality expectations and standards.
  • Accurately recorded orders and partnered with team members to serve food and beverages that exceeded
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
20

Lead 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.
  • Maintained serving standards and followed all regulations while performing duties in a high volume/fast paced
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration And Music

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