Banquet Cook Resume Samples

Banquet Cook job role is similar to that of a line cook, the only difference being that the Banquet cook will serve the food that is already cooked, and occasionally create food to order. Some of the common duties that are listed on the Banquet Cook Resume include – employing various cooking methods, displaying food in an attractive manner, managing cooking tasks, adhering to food safety norms and standards, coordinating with kitchen staff and maintaining a clean and neat looking service area.

The most sought-after qualification needed for this post includes – cooking experience, the ability to use various types of traditional and conventional cooking methods, time management, and organizational skills. The Banquet cook should be well-versed with food hygiene concepts and be able to cook in small quantities during emergencies. A Culinary or Hotel Management degree is normally required by most of the employers.

 

Banquet Cook Resume

Summary : To obtain a culinary arts position where provide quality food preparation, while experience, responsibility and commitment in the company; as well as develop new skills in management, leadership and mentoring.

Skills : Event Planning, Cooking, Floral Design.

Description :

    1. Worked directly under the Head Chef as well as the Catering Director and followed orders with minimal supervision, including recipes and presentation techniques.
    2. Displayed a variety of certain foods such as meats, vegetables,fruit platters and crudites in elegant presentations for weddings with over 250+ guests, lunches and birthdays of over 150+guests.
    3. Displayed an understanding of seasonings for a range of culturally diverse foods as well as my knowledge of common food allergens and their substitutes.
    4. Recognized and followed quality standards in regards to meats ,vegetables,fruits,dairy products and grains, including the proper storage of these items according to current health standards.
    5. Used a repertoire of cooking methods including poaching, braising , charbroiling, sautee, and par-cooking.
    6. Maintained a positive attitude, especially when serving to the public.
    7. Lifted and moved hit boxes, coolers and large containers of food products from the kitchen to the service area.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Diploma


Sr. Banquet Cook Resume

Summary : Consistently achieve performance goals through enthusiasm, tenacity and initiative. Noted for outstanding communication skills, both with guests and staff; resolve problems quickly and equitably to ensure happy customers and happy employees.

Skills : Preparation, Presentation of healthy foods.

Description :

    1. Coordinate all food orders between stations and food servers.
    2. Assist in directing and correcting the presentation and portioning of food for all banquet functions.
    3. Maintains the work area, including all counter tops, utensils, equipment, and refrigeration in a clean and sanitary condition in accordance with state, county, and company health regulations and safety regulations.
    4. Prepare and display buffet food items according to the hotel standards.
    5. Proficiency in the following cooking techniques: charbroiling, poaching, deep-frying, saute, braising, roasting and par-cooking.
    6. Recognize quality standards in fresh vegetables, fish, dairy, and meat products.
    7. Prepare food for banquets, as required, following specifications on Banquet Event Orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business


Jr. Banquet Cook Resume

Summary : A young professional with more than 5 years of experience in fast-paced restaurant environment including front and back of the house. Maintain excellent team building and leadership skills.

Skills : Cooking, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Inspect and clean food preparation areas, such as equipment and work surfaces, or serving areas to ensure safe and sanitary food-handling practices.
    2. Ensure freshness of food and ingredients by checking for quality, keeping track of old and new items, and rotating stock.
    3. Season and cook food according to recipes or personal judgment and experience.
    4. Weigh, measure, and mix ingredients according to recipes or personal judgment, using various kitchen utensils and equipment.
    5. Portion, arrange, and garnish food, and serve food to waiters or patrons.
    6. Wash, peel, cut, and seed fruits and vegetables to prepare them for consumption.
    7. Substitute for or assist other cooks during emergencies or rush periods.
    8. Train new cooks and ensure they have a smooth transition into their new career Assist with the production of tasting menus for new clients looking to book large banquet functions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Medical Technician

Lead Banquet Cook Resume

Headline : To obtain position has a Prep/Line Cook, with 5 years of knowledge in the culinary arts, expand kitchen skills with in your company.

Skills : Problem Solving, Inventory Management, Public Relations, Marketing Communications.

Description :

    1. Completes all assigned prep work and sets up cook's station.
    2. Maintains product presentations, product quality, and cook and prep time standards.
    3. Prepares all menu items according to Sheraton Hotel Recipes, Plate Presentations and specifications.
    4. Cook on grill, clean cut chicken butterfly, also make special banquet plates for ballroom.
    5. Provide assistance to servers and help in the line when busy or the pantry station when needed, manage the wait list, quoting accurate times, complete assigned cleaning and other duties.
    6. Maintain tables per floor plan, maintain a clean and organized work area, maintain a working knowledge of menu, follow instructions of Manager on Duty or designated supervisor.
    7. Smoke and Score rib's, rib tips, pork, brisket, baby ribs, Also stock all meats and vegetables in the walking.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Culinary Arts

Banquet Cook III Resume

Summary : Monitoring and education for the well-being of youth so they can be successful learners. Dedicated to creating an atmosphere that is stimulating, encouraging, safe, and adaptive to each of the youth's individual needs.

Skills : Highly skilled in supervising and Interacting.

Description :

    1. Receive food ingredients and supplies from main kitchen and pantry as required for daily operations.
    2. Review production schedule to determine food requirements including variety and quantity of food for preparation and to assemble supplies and equipment needed for daily cooking activities.
    3. Season and prepare a wide variety of foods such as vegetables, fruits, meats, soups, salads, and cereals in accordance with prescribed recipes.
    4. Slice, grind and cook meats and vegetables using a full range of cooking methods.
    5. Carve and display meats, vegetables, fruits, and salads; replenish service lines as necessary.
    6. Prepare and bake simple pastries and rolls.
    7. Record inventory of supplies and order stock from the main storeroom; estimate daily and weekly requirements and replenish items as appropriate.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Banquet Cook II Resume

Summary : Add Goal-oriented cook dedicated to high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting aggressive business goals. Proactive and organized with passionate commitment.

Skills : Completed six weeks of training.

Description :

    1. Inspect and clean food preparation areas, such as equipment and work surfaces, or serving areas to ensure safe and sanitary food-handling practices.
    2. Ensure food is stored and cooked at correct temperature by regulating temperature of ovens, broilers, grills, and roasters.
    3. Ensure freshness of food and ingredients by checking for quality, keeping track of old and new items, and rotating stock.
    4. Turn or stir foods to ensure even cooking.
    5. Weigh, measure, and mix ingredients according to recipes or personal judgment, using various kitchen utensils and equipment.
    6. Bake, roast, broil, and steam meats, fish, vegetables, and other foods.
    7. Season and cook food according to recipes or personal judgment and experience.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Banquet Cook I Resume

Headline : To obtain a Sous chef position where experience and skills will continue to grow to excel in the hospitality industry.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Office, Outlook.

Description :

    1. Complete and manage purchasing and inventory for Banquets in the supervisor's absence.
    2. Prepare all items on the list by following standard procedures.
    3. Inspect food to maintain high quality while working on prep list and service.
    4. Responsible for preparing and cooking for off-premise catered events.
    5. Responsible for maintaining excellent presentation on food at plated receptions and buffets.
    6. Able to analyze and execute BEO orders, a quantity of guarantees and change sheets.
    7. Excel in working under pressure in a timely manner to ensure receptions are ready on time.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Applied Science

Lead Banquet Cook Resume

Summary : Over 10 years of experience and 6 years of lead cook, 1 year sous chef, and almost 1 year banquet chef experience with formal culinary education. Seeking a culinary position in a modern fast paced environment, willing to grow with the company and utilize abilities to think fast and move around the kitchen in varied roles.

Skills : Reading, Typing, First aid, Customer Service Skills, Writing, Inventory Management, Cleanliness, Organizational Skills.

Description :

    1. Prep and cook meats and seafood, vegetables, starches, and appetizers by BEO's.
    2. Clean, peel, chop, and cut vegetables for cooking and salads.
    3. Worked single events of up to 1000 guests and multiple events totaling 2000 guests on the same evening.
    4. Responsible for putting away and rotating stock.
    5. Cooking and plating entrees such as steaks, salmon, burgers, and sides like sweet potato hash, twice baked potatoes and seasonal vegetables.
    6. Prepare and plate all ingredients for salads, and preparing and plating all ingredients cold and hot appetizers for service.
    7. Prepare sauces, stocks, soups, dressings, glazes for use.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Culinary Arts

Banquet Cook/Prep Cook Resume

Summary : Over 15 years of experience, including as a Banquet Chef, as a Culinary Labor, a Certified Trainer and as a Manager in industries including Eating and Drinking Places.

Skills : Preparation Of French, Mediterranean, World.

Description :

    1. Work at the saute station, grill, assembler station, and the appetizer station.
    2. Perform prep work for salad station, as well as making homemade soups.
    3. Restock, clean, and maintain proper presentation.
    4. Other positions have included Server, Duties included baking fresh bread, pastries, pies, cakes, preparing soups, salads, fresh pasta, preparing entrees as ordered.
    5. Managed duties in the efficient operation of the kitchen including special Orders such as, catered events.
    6. Conducted inventory and placed orders to maintained food supply while keeping spoilage and waste to a minimum.
    7. Executed workable prep listed on future Banquet Event Orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Culinary Arts

Banquet Cook/Manager Resume

Summary : Resourceful and committed, can be counted on to get the job done. Equally effective working on a team and self-managed projects. Thrives in a dynamic and challenging environment.

Skills : Highly motivated bilingual individual with a strong.

Description :

    1. Working with diverse associate team members to create the company experience for guests.
    2. Create an environment for the guests designed to stimulate all senses through exemplary food experiences, personal services, and amenities.
    3. Follow up with guests with additional services that enhance the guests' experience.
    4. Prepare and properly garnish all food orders in accordance with menu specifications.
    5. Prepare sauces, soups and hot entrees in accordance with menu.
    6. Present food using proper plate presentation techniques.
    7. Coordinate completion of menu items with server.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Culinary Arts

Banquet Cook Resume

Objective : A position where extensive experience can contribute to your customers' satisfaction and your company's success.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Typing, Microsoft Word, Cashier, Phone Skills.

Description :

    1. Read food order slips or receive verbal instructions as to food required by patron, and prepare and cook food according to instructions.
    2. Verify that prepared food meets requirements for quality and quantity.
    3. Wash, cut, and prepare foods designated for cooking.
    4. Clean, stock, and restock workstations and display cases.
    5. Schedule, activities, and equipment, use with managers, using information about daily menus to help coordinate cooking times.
    6. Serve orders to customers at windows, counters, or tables.
    7. Inspect and clean food preparation areas to ensure a safe and sanitary food handling process.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED