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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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Bartender & Waitress

Served as a bartender and waitress providing quality and timely service upon customers' requests

  • Responded promptly and answered/resolved customer inquiries and complaints
  • Executed daily operations while maintaining a clean restaurant and bar, waiting on customers and responsible for closing my shift
  • Familiar with making a variety of cocktails/shots
  • Recommended service improvements for the food/drink menu and food presentation
  • Resolved customer complaints by any necessary means; such as a complementary drink or appetizer and in some cases made entire refunds
  • Ensured customer satisfaction by responding timely to their orders and entertainment requests
  • Solicited sale of new drinks and or food specials
  • Responsible for verifying ID's to ensure legal age and safety of our customers
  • Restocked products/merchandise for the following bartender
  • Reconciled cash drawer, prepared daily deposit, secured money in the safe, set night alarms
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
22

Waitress

Greeted customers with a warm and pleasant reception

  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Take and deliver orders ensuring orders are correct properly prepared
  • Used the computer system to enter in all orders
  • Provide accurate tickets to customers and offer any additional assistance to ensure a pleasant dining experience
  • Collected cash, credit card, and gift certificate payments from customers and made change for cash transactions
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
College Preparatory
23

Waitress

Solid experience working proactively within teams and leading teams, ensuring optimized and timely service.

  • Strong attention for detail with proven ability to quickly learn all aspects of new menus and specialties.
  • Reputation for putting guests at ease and maintaining composure in stressful situations.
  • Solid experience working with people from all cultures and backgrounds.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills-at all levels.
  • The ability to work in a group towards and obtain a common goal.
  • Detail oriented, with a proven ability to identify, analyze and solve problems.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Medical Insurance
24

Waitress

Check with customers to ensure that they are enjoying their meals and take action to correct any problems

  • Assist with transactions using cash register and giving correct amount of change
  • Maintain a strong sense of urgency throughout long shifts in a fast-paced environment
  • Provide a positive, friendly attitude to coworkers and customers on a daily basis
  • Flexible to work on weekends and holidays
Candidate Info
11
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Business Marketing
25

Waitress

Write patrons' food orders on order slips, memorize orders, or enter orders into computers for transmittal to kitchen staff.

  • Check with customers to ensure that they are enjoying their meals and take action to correct any problems.
  • Prepare checks that itemize and total meal costs and sales taxes.
  • Present menus to patrons and answer questions about menu items, making recommendations upon request.
  • Perform food preparation duties such as preparing salads, appetizers, and cold dishes, portioning desserts, and brewing coffee
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Cna
26

Waitress

I enthusiastically greeted guest at the door, and sat them according to their personal preferences.

  • I took the guest orders according to their appetite preferences; and entered them into a database.
  • I made sure that when the guests' food was ready, that it was delivered to them in a timely manner; with all needed condiments.
  • I engaged in conversation with guest to be sure that their occasional visit was going to turn into a regular visit.
  • I handled money transactions; cash and credit.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
27

Waitress

Assist in preparing, setting up, and executing various events including weddings, meetings, and conventions

  • Assist and support chef and other banquet staff in preparing foods and serving all guests
  • Participate as part of the team to ensure that the breakdown and cleanup is handled properly and in a timely manner
  • Ensure that guests are served in a prompt and courteous manner to properly reflect the environment and standards of the restaurant
  • Continue to work as part of the team with willingness to pick up shifts as needed
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Integrated Marking
Dental Hygiene
28

Waitress

Verify patrons' identification to make sure that they meet min age needs for use of alcoholic beverages.

  • Confirm with customers to make sure that they are enjoying food and take action to correct any troubles.
  • Attend customers to their tables.
  • Explain neatly how different menu items are made, describing the cooking methods and ingredients.
  • Tell customers of daily special items.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Some College
29

Waitress

Performed customer service duties assisting and seating customers for best restaurant flow.

  • Accurately processed customer's orders to meet customer satisfaction and limit reorder cost.
  • Inventoried stock to assure proper levels and no shortages.
  • Trained new employees that were entering the company.
  • Traveled to newly opened company stores to assist with openings and training all employees.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Special Education
30

Waitress

Provide excellent customer service including customer conflict resolution; language barrier resolution

  • Delivery of food & beverages to tables; check identification to ensure age requirement for alcoholic beverage
  • Collect payments from customers/cash handling; bill totaling and addition of sales tax
  • Data entry of orders into computer
  • Preparation of food orders; clearing of tables
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Nursing Program

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