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Waiters are in charge of taking orders and serving food in restaurants. Other duties listed in a Waiter resume sample are solving customer inquiries, refilling glasses, providing menus, making recommendations and resetting tables. Based on our most successful example resumes, essential qualifications for this job are serving skills, customer service orientation, dexterity, the ability to work in a standing position for hours, and strong communication skills. Training in restaurant operations is common experience among Waiters.

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Waiter

Excellent ability in working under pressure and juggling multiple tasks in high traffic restaurant

  • Prioritize responsibility based on shifting deadlines
  • Maintain professionalism and positive attitude in stressful and difficult situations
  • Provided excellent customer service to ensure repeat business
  • Responsible for financial transactions and balancing books
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
12

Waiter

Assisted staff with event planning & services

  • Waited on tables & provided strong customer service
  • Provided hospitality services such as decoration placement, washing dishes, & silverware
  • Managed with multitasking serving tables, hosting, & order placement
  • Post event tear down with custodial services, clean up, & quality control
Candidate Info
10
months in
workforce
10
months
at this job
Education Youthbuild Program 690 N Studebaker Rd Long Beach, Ca 90803
13

Waiter

Consistently provides professional, friendly and engaging service.

  • Follows all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverages to uphold proper health standards.
  • Fast paced environment requires positivity and patience.
  • Developed and maintained positive working relationships with others to reach business goals.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
GED
GED
14

Waiter

Interacted with customers in a busy crowded restaurant.

  • Operated computer/cash register and accepted payments from customers.
  • Trained new servers in protocol and etiquette.
  • Commended for multitasking abilities; frequently assigned the largest section of restaurant during peak dining hours.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
15

Waiter

Worked on my own at times while still being part of a bigger team.

  • Communicated with others during the job to ensure that everything ran smoothly.
  • Provided professional service to guests, always ensuring their satisfaction.
  • Followed directions carefully taking note of detail.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BE
Electrical Engineering
16

Waiter

Hands-on experience in taking orders and relaying to kitchen and bar staff.

  • Proven record of preparing and serving specialty foods at tables.
  • Able to assist guests in menu selection, and provide accurate and detailed information.
  • Proven conversion rate of 70% with up sale of guest orders and merchandise sales.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Exercise Science And Sports Management
Sora Security Guard
17

Front/back Waiter

Dealt with disgruntled customers

  • Knows how to give top-notch service to 80 customers per day
  • Works long and unusual hours
  • Explain menus to customers and learned to answer difficult questions
  • Practice working hard and efficient to optimize tables served
  • Experience multi-tasking and how to balance many customers at once
  • Gain ethical values of dealing with money and receipts
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Microbiology
18

Waiter

Ensure excellent customer service with a constant positive attitude

  • Manage the front dining room
  • Thorough knowledge of menu items and various preparation methods available for customer request
  • Present menus, answer customer questions, make recommendations, take orders and resolve customer issues
  • Serve food in a timely manner and remove dishes from the tables in an equally timely fashion
  • Prepare checks, itemize orders as needed, collect payment for service, and operate cash register
  • Wash and sanitize dishes and maintain clean and sanitary work areas
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
19

Server/waiter

  • Established rapport with with management, staff and members through quality of service, as well as through personal interaction.
  • Nurtured and developed interpersonal skills and service acumen in an extremely demanding environment
  • Aided in preparing and organizing events of 400+ guests
  • Responsible for training newly hired employees
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Government And Politics
20

Waiter

Accountable for guest entertainment in the highest degree of customer service in a high-volume and fast-pace environment

  • Ensure guest experience is managed through entire Rainforest dining experience
  • Responsible for financial transactions, time management, coordinate orders efficiently,
  • Create solutions from guest issues, quality standards of service, social perceptiveness, customer needs assessments, product knowledge, promotion, and demonstration
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Business Management

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