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Waitresses are employed by establishments serving food to customers and are responsible for ensuring an enjoyable dining experience. Average resume samples for Waitresses describe duties like providing menus, meeting special customer demands, taking orders, bring food to tables, refilling glasses, and cleaning tables. Employers select resumes emphasizing serving skills, the ability to work in shifts, stamina, courtesy, and good communication abilities. Those seeking to work as Waitresses often hold restaurant operation certifications and a high school diploma.

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1

Waitress

Excelled in a fast-paced environment and quickly adapted to the flexibility and demand of the restaurant industry by picking up extra shifts and tables

  • Provided excellent customer service: worked closely with restaurant staff to ensure that orders were served in an efficient
  • Trained incoming staff regarding the restaurant's procedures, culture and practices
  • Collaborated directly with Quarterdeck partners and sponsors to ensure promotion and upward sales - worked with staff
  • Gained immeasurable experience in multitasking, oral and verbal communication, customer satisfaction, and conflict
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
International Relations And Anthropology
Middle East Studies
2

Waitress

Strengthened overall store sales as number one associate with a weekly average of $10,000 in sales

  • Accurately balanced cash drawers up to $2,000
  • Promoted Fundraisers for Breast Cancer Research
  • Provided customers with attentive service
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Natural Science
3

Waitress

Assisted customers by receiving their orders dining in or out as well as phone orders.

  • Communicated with the patrons the specials of the day
  • Communicated with patron the cost of items, collected monies, and gave back correct change
  • Organized designated room for big parties
  • Assisted with cleaning dining area, restroom, and preparation area.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
C
Occupational Therapy
4

Waitress

Worked 60+ hours a week to pay off student school loans

  • Ensured high customer satisfaction through greeting customers and assisting with questions.
  • Awarded Lead Waitress for efficient turnover time and excellent customer service
  • Skills improvement by meeting 20% standard on tip percentage across all shifts
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Health Policy And Administration
5

Waitress

Prepared hot, cold, and mixed drinks for patrons

  • Explained how various menu items are prepared
  • Provided fast and courteous service to patrons
  • Prepared and served beverages and expedited food orders
  • Greeted and escorted guests to tables, and provided menus
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
6

Waitress

Demonstrated excellent customer service and satisfaction by exceeding guests expectations

  • Promoted the company by participating in league sports and serving the community in sponsorships
  • Upsold a variety of many different food and beverage items while being knowledgeable of specials and other promotions and deals
  • Acquired skills such as multi-tasking, verbal and written communication, attention to detail, recommendations, maintaining proper accountability for orders and funds while keeping up a professional appearance
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
month
at this job
7

Waitress

Provided outstanding customer service to ensure customer satisfaction

  • Acted as cashier, took orders, and served food
  • Maintained supplies and inventory
  • Developed conflict resolution skills
  • Helped train new employees
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Biology And Physics
BS
Biological Sciences Program
8

Waitress

Assisted in ringing up and take out orders and making sure the restaurant ran smooth and cleaning work place and area.

  • Provided great customer service to any and every customer.
  • Made sure all food was nicely prepared before ran out to customers.
  • Made sure that every customer was taken care of properly at the cash register.
  • Made sure the environment was a clean and friendly place so that customers would want to come back.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
9

Waitress

Seated and Waited on guests

  • Guided guests through the menu and specials, maintained thorough knowledge of all menu items, beverages and Drink specials
  • Bussed and reset tables and kept dining room and work areas clean
  • Maintained clean and presentable tables with tableware, glassware, silverware, and linens.
  • Provided friendly and attentive service to all customers.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
10

Waitress

Greeted guests

  • Explain various dishes on the menu to costumers and make menu recommendations if desired
  • Take orders and relayed the same
  • Ensured preparation of all orders for a single table and serve in professional manner
  • Total the meal costs and add taxes for final bill calculation
  • Assisted in kitchen when needed
  • Prepared and mixed beverages as required
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job

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