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Wait Staff work in establishments where food and drinks are served. Specific duties of Wait Staff include preparing tables, replenishing stocks, getting informed about specials of the day, greeting customers, presenting them available tables, taking orders, offering advice, and taking food and drinks to tables. Those looking to work as Wait Staff should showcase in their resumes customer focus, dexterity, stamina, the ability to work in a standing position, effective communication, good interpersonal abilities, and attention to details. Successful example resumes make display of a high school diploma and food handler certification.

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1

Wait Staff/bartender

  • Maintained and organized financial paperwork, made deposits, handled all cash duties and ordered inventory
  • Managed customer satisfaction and fostered return-customer activity; responded to customer requests
  • Presented bills, collected customer payments, issued receipts; assisted with special functions
  • Provided leadership and management for a sales team of three employees; assisted with planning and scheduling
  • Directed daily store operations and administration; growing revenue and driving standards of excellence to ensure outstanding customer service; managed safety and security of cash, inventory, employees and store assets
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
11
months
at this job
Public Affairs And Community Service
Sales
Sales
2

Wait Staff (server)

Provided energetic and efficient customer service.

  • Greeted customers with a smile and assigned seating based on dining room / wait staff balance.
  • Willingness to help in any department when needed.
  • Ensured that the dining room was always clean and comfortable.
  • Safely managed cash and credit card information.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
3

Wait Staff

  • Set, cleared, and cleaned the restaurant.
  • Served and attended multiple large tables of residents while simultaneously paying attention to specific dietary needs.
  • Promoted and maintained a comforting, loving, and welcoming dining atmosphere.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
4

Wait Staff

Responsible for preparing the restaurant floor area for success at the start, end, and non peak times during the day. Responsible for working with customers, communicating, managing money, and ensuring each and every customer leaves the restaurant full and satisfied.

  • Exceptional service and management skills in the culinary industry providing direct attention to customer needs and managing/mentoring staff to provide excellent customer service.
  • Mastered the art of being about to work with an array of different people in any situation and making sure all their needs and wants are met.
  • Ensured that all areas are kept clean, orderly and properly sanitized as specified by corporate standards and organizations such as the county health department.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Wait Staff Member

Focused on providing superior service to club members and their guests.

  • Performed serving duties wherever needed in club for members' meals and/or meetings.
  • Assisted banquet manager and/or wait staff with all work for member banquets.
  • Bartended for members' meals, meetings, events, and banquets.
  • Maintained professionalism, hard work ethic, energy and a positive attitude.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Interdisciplinary Studies
6

Wait Staff

  • Assisted customers with menu decisions
  • Knowledgeable of drinks, filled in as bartender
  • Delivered exceptional, friendly and fast service
  • Trained employees on software and how to provide excellent customer service
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Business Management
7

Wait Staff/hostess

Responsible for accurately and efficiently taking residents orders

  • Worked as wait staff for less than 6 months and received a raise and promotion to hostess
  • Worked to complete dining room side work prior to and after the shift
  • Worked efficiently and effectively with a diverse team of approximately 45
  • Responsible for ensuring complete satisfaction of resident diners
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Business Administration
8

Room Service Wait Staff

Create a positive interaction and outcome with all patients, guests and staff by utilizing the interpersonal and customer service skills.

  • Communicate effectively, assure accuracy, food presentation, and diet compliance, explain the menu selection process, assist patient with menu selection and reassure delivery and pick up within established time frame.
  • Adhere to policies, guidelines and procedures.
  • Good organization and memory skills
  • The ability to work well within a team
  • Other duties as assigned.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
9

Wait Staff/catering Assistant

Assist with all facets of catering services for small private functions to large galas.

  • Complete set up and break down of events, engage in heavy lifting and transport of equipment.
  • Efficiently serve buffet style to plated dinners as well as provide bartending services as needed.
  • Engage effectively with all levels of staff including management, wait staff and bartenders.
  • Effectively utilize excellent time management skills in fast paced, multi-faceted environments.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Arts
BS
Community Health
10

Wait Staff/server

Maintain a good working knowledge of all dining room and kitchen responsibilities and procedures and understands basic kitchen equipment operation (food processor, dishwasher, beverage machine, etc.)

  • Assist residents with making healthy food choices.
  • Maintain a clean work area in the kitchen, serving area, and dining room
  • Provide a friendly and comfortable eating environment for all residents
  • Keeps a clean and sanitary work environment for resident and staff safety
  • Has basic understating of food preparation and is knowledgeable of proper food storage and labeling techniques.
  • Understands proper sit-down and proper serving techniques to includes properly setting the table and preparing beverages.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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