Head Waiter Resume Samples

Head waiters are basically dining room supervisors who perform both management and customer service duties. The head waiter is responsible for whatever happens in the “front of the house” and to fulfil this role, the head waiter disburses the following job description – monitoring the servers, ensuring that the tables get cleaned soon, making sure that the customers get the orders quickly, assigning work task to servers and bus persons, ensuring stocking of food, hiring and training servers, checking reservations every day, noting discrepancies and checking the credit card machine to tally accounts.

Essential qualifications commonly seen on the Head Waiter Resume include – serving skills, supervisory skills, the ability to train and recruit staff, good management skills, customer-service orientation and time flexibility to work as per the job needs. It is common for head waiters to depict a high school diploma or GED as their background status.

Head Waiter Resume example

Head Waiter Resume

Summary : Working at a restaurant and have been the emcee at several school social events. Throughout these experiences.

Skills : C++, Java, C, Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Powerpoint, Excel, Word, Fortran.

Description :

    1. Managed all wait staff and assisted the AGM and Food and Beverage Director in the daily operations of a full service, luxury restaurant, and county club bistro.
    2. Worked directly with the AGM on all aspects of the restaurant including decor, pricing, advertising and marketing, menu conceptualization, and staffing.
    3. Responsible for obtaining and booking corporate and private functions ensuring a repeat clientele and a second revenue stream otherwise not budgeted for.
    4. Worked closely with the Executive Chef on unique, interesting menu items and the development of new exciting flavor profiles for the guests to explore.
    5. Served as Headwaiter for prominent, authentic Italian Kitchen.
    6. Voted best tasting and most authentic Italian restaurant in the Bryan/College Station area.
    7. Served as Headwaiter for prominent, authentic Italian Kitchen.
    8. Voted best tasting and most authentic Italian restaurant in the Bryan/College Station area.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.S. In Management


Head Waiter Resume

Headline : Seeking a challenging position that will allow to utilize existing skills, while providing me with the opportunity for professional growth.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Office 365, Photoshop,.

Description :

    1. Awarded employee of the month twice for excellent customer service and exceptional work ethic.
    2. Helped create and execute numerous large scale Outback charity events.
    3. Handled the closing responsibilities which included: Collecting all of the money from the night shift.
    4. Entering all of the money and credit card transactions into the computer.
    5. Arranging the restaurant to open perfectly the next day.
    6. Train all new hires and enforce all health code regulations Direct chef during food preparation of any dietary restrictions and special requests Supervise the opening and closing protocols of the restaurant which includes cash handling and ordering of inventory.
    7. Monitored the operation of the main restaurant Escorted the guests to their respective tables Took orders and interacted with the guests.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Education


Head Waiter/Bartender Resume

Summary : Structured and motivated UWF graduate seeking an entry level position in a finance/business related field where can reinforce the technical and soft skills that acquired through education and various work experiences.

Skills : Organized, Highly motivated, Detail-directed problem solver.

Description :

    1. Manages servers' and bussers' opening/closing duties and verifies quality completion.
    2. Manages the hiring and training of new employees Ensure restaurant service operations are conducted efficiently and to management standards.
    3. Recognizes top performers daily; provides feedback regarding quality and timelessness of duties.
    4. Operates point-of-sale (POS) terminals to accurately document requested food and beverages.
    5. Accurately performs over 40 cash, debit, and check transactions a day.
    6. Supervised waitstaff, managed weekly schedule, ensured guest service standards were being maintained by staff.
    7. Effectively managed a variety of responsibilities related to food and beverage operations. Greeted customers, take food and beverage orders for seasonal clientele.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business Administration

Head Waiter/Server Resume

Summary : Hard working and enthusiastic. A quick learner with excellent organization and communication skills. A responsible team player with a positive attitude and dedicated customer service. Well- disposed towards working abroad; adaptable, practical, self-starter with strong and likeable personality.

Skills : Experience managing at a restaurant.

Description :

    1. Drove revenues, accurately monitoring cash intake to eliminate discrepancies.
    2. Directed all beverage and minor food purchasing processes to ensure effective inventory control.
    3. Secured long-term business need strategies, generating guest relations' feedback for process improvements.
    4. Provided top quality control when creating house made infusions, daily juice and preparation, eliminating downtime to maximize revenue.
    5. Decreased health risks and safety hazards, preparing drink items consistently, creating cleaning schedules, restocking items and sanitizing equipment to adhere to department health department standards.
    6. Mitigated regulatory risks by ensuring compliance with liquor laws, and state sanitation/health code protocol.
    7. Optimized revenue, supporting food and beverage menu creation while promoting additional items for up selling.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Culinary Arts

Head Waiter/Cook Resume

Headline : To work with an organization where can continuously learn in the pursuit of achieving functional excellence, thus getting maximum job satisfaction and optimum career growth where utilize previous experience in customer service.

Skills : Auto Desk Inventor, SolidWorks, C++, Excel, Word, PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Directed the operation and organization of kitchens and all food-related activities, including the presentation and serving of food.
    2. Made and served drinks to guests and cocktail servers following established guidelines, procedures, and policies.
    3. Ensured first-in-first-out system with all ingredients labeled and stored properly.
    4. Maintained contact with kitchen staff, management, serving staff, and customers.
    5. Maintained system of control for storage temperatures and proper functioning of kitchen equipment.
    6. Accurately recorded orders and partnered with team members to serve food and beverages that exceeded guests' expectations.
    7. Responded to resident or guest complaints regarding food or service.
    8. Received frequent customer compliments for going above and beyond normal duties.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Hospitality

Asst. Head Waiter Resume

Objective : Restaurant Server with over 25 years in the food and beverage industry. Fine dining expert with extensive wine knowledge. Hotel dining and catering professional versed in guest services food and beverage operations. Experienced in large scale events, as well as intimate gourmet dining and afternoon tea services. bringing a strong work ethic, interpersonal skills and customer service expertise.

Skills : Management, Hospitality, Customer Service, Food & Bev, Sales.

Description :

    1. Routinely supported other areas of the restaurant as requested, including answering telephones and completing financial transactions for other staff.
    2. Set dining tables according to type of event and service standards.
    3. Addressed diner complaints with kitchen staff and served replacement menu items promptly.
    4. Quickly recorded transactions in MICROS system to deliver prompt service.
    5. Routinely cleaned work areas, glassware and silverware throughout each shift.
    6. Developed and maintained positive working relationships with others to reach business goals.
    7. Demonstrated genuine hospitality while greeting and establishing rapport with guests.
    8. Guided guests through menus while demonstrating thorough knowledge of the food, beverages and ingredients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts

Associate Head Waiter Resume

Summary : To provide skills as a web designer to promote growth with a Fortune 500 Company. A company that can further career education through practice and grow within field in a professional setting.

Skills : Microsoft office applications.

Description :

    1. Assisted guests in order selection by promoting specific menu items and specials.
    2. Responded to inquiries regarding meal preparation and service.
    3. Coordinated with kitchen staff to ensure timely and accurate order preparation.
    4. Regularly follow-up with guest tables and promptly fulfill additional requests.
    5. Collected payment and balanced transactions with receipts.
    6. Consistently achieved the highest guest check averages among all full-time serves by promoting appetizers, specials and alcohol selections.
    7. Frequently assisted colleagues during the rush period to foster and promote teamwork while providing exceptional service and guest dining experience.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business Management

Head Waiter/Manager Resume

Objective : Ability to direct complex projects from concept to fully operational status. Goal-oriented individual with strong leadership capabilities. Organized, highly motivated, and detail-directed problem solver. Self-initiator, goal-oriented strategist whose confidence, perseverance and vision promote success.

Skills : Customer Service, Sales, Hospitality, Phone Skills, Office Management, Computer Skills, Accounting, Administration.

Description :

    1. Responsible for providing hospitality to customers through excellent customer service as well as ensuring 100% customer satisfaction.
    2. Maintained excellence in the wait staff by training all new waiters up to standards.
    3. Provided an efficient work environment by always arriving prompt and on time to ensure the restaurant was prepared for business hours.
    4. Constantly provided a business environment that customers want to come back to.
    5. Groups always ask for me the next time they come in.
    6. Developed and improved communication skills.
    7. Gained experience dealing with stressful, high pressure situations.
    8. Maintained a 3.4 GPA while attending Edison State College.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Business Management

Head Waiter/Dishwasher Resume

Objective : Service-oriented Hospitality Professional with 20 year experience in the Service Industry concentration in F&B Core competencies include Bilingual English, Spanish and as well as excellent communication and time management skills.

Skills : Food Handling, Manual Labor, Customer Service, and Team Management.

Description :

    1. Train workers in food preparation, and in service, sanitation, and safety procedures.
    2. Greet and seat guests, and present menus and wine lists.
    3. Compile and balance cash receipts at the end of the day or shift.
    4. Perform various financial activities such as cash handling, deposit preparation, and payroll.
    5. Resolve customer complaints regarding food service.
    6. Observe and evaluate workers and work procedures to ensure quality standards and service, and complete disciplinary write-ups.
    7. Supervise and participate in kitchen and dining area cleaning activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Head Waiter I Resume

Headline : To work with an organization where can continuously learn in the pursuit of achieving functional excellence, thus getting maximum job satisfaction and optimum career growth where can utilize my previous experience in customer service.

Skills : Prep Cook, Head Cook.

Description :

    1. Trained new waiters and floor staff on guest service expectations, safety procedures.
    2. Proper food handling, and restaurant protocols.
    3. Monitor the dining room to ensure guest experiences.
    4. Work with individual servers to improve performance.
    5. Answer customer inquiries and resolve issues promptly.
    6. Deliver exceptional, friendly, fast service.
    7. Most of all building rapport with customers and make sure they had a good experience.
    8. Informing patrons of special menu items.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Hospitality

Head Waiter Resume

Headline : Seeking to bring strong supervisory food prep and organizational skills to the table with a respected organization that values hard work commitment and vision.

Skills : Hospitality Management, Food Server.

Description :

    1. Welcome every guest aboard with a friendly and warm smile.
    2. Demonstrate and discuss safety procedures with guest, including donning the life jacket.
    3. Provide exceptional service to every guest by delivering a 5 star dining experience.
    4. Suggest favorite dishes and wine selection.
    5. Upsell shore excursions and onboard beverage packages.
    6. Ensure restaurant is stocked for the week prior to setting sail by taking full inventory count.
    7. Escort guests to seat, making adjustments as necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Hospitality