Waitress Resume Samples

A Waitress is responsible for taking care of the customers in a café or a restaurant from the moment they enter to the time they leave the restaurant. Some of the job duties that are enlisted on a Waitress Resume are to greet customers, get them seated, provide them with a menu, take food and beverage orders, refill orders if needed, take payments, and resolve any food or service related issues the customers might have.

To take up this service-oriented role, one needs to have excellent communication skills, a pleasing personality, clean habits, punctuality, soft-spoken behavior, efficient and quick turnaround, ability to make menu suggestions, and a friendly approach. While there is no minimum education required for this role, a basic diploma or degree in the hospitality sector is highly appreciated. Ability to speak the regional language is also another necessary skill for waitresses.

 

Waitress/Cashier Resume

Headline : Organized, independent Waitress/ Cashier with strong time management skills. Detail-oriented and able to learn new tasks quickly and effectively. Server bringing enthusiasm, dedication, and an exceptional work ethic. Trained in customer service Friendly and courteous server with five years' work in a bar and restaurant setting. Proficient knowledge of food, wine, and spirits. Seeking a position in an upscale restaurant, resort or country club. Open schedule with full availability Willing to work weekends, overtime, call-ins.

Skills : POS System Micros, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Server, Cashier, Cleaning

Description :

  • Assisted guests with making menu choices in an informative and helpful fashion.
  • Delivered exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner.
  • Maintained knowledge of current menu items, garnishes, ingredients and preparation methods.
  • Appropriately suggested additional items to customers to increase restaurant sales.
  • Answered questions about menu selections and made recommendations when requested.
  • Consistently deliver exceptional customer service by quickly and efficiently clearing restaurant tables.
  • Assisted servers and dining room hosts and quickly responded to guests' needs.
  • Quickly and thoroughly swept and mopped floors, removed trash and cleaned and stocked restrooms.
  • Actively complied with all health department regulations and rectified issues immediately.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Bartender/Waitress Resume

Objective : Friendly Bartender/Waitress, adept at working in diverse retail and customer service environments. Flexible and hardworking in deadline-driven environments. Enjoys interacting and working with others. A flexible worker who excels in a fast-paced environment looking for a position with growth opportunities. Dedicated with excellent communication skills and rapid and precise customer service skills. Outgoing and familiar with cash and food handling procedures.

Skills : Accurate And Detailed, Friendly And Helpful, Flexible, Dedicated, Team Player, Customer Service-oriented, Point Of Sale (POS) System Operation

Description :

  • Bussed, cleared, cleaned and set tables in a quiet and efficient manner.
  • Received frequent customer compliments for going above and beyond normal duties.
  • Delivered quality service by providing a warm and welcoming environment.
  • Effectively listened to, understood and clarified guest concerns and issues.
  • Maintained complete knowledge of restaurant menu, including daily specials.
  • Assisted with guest inquiries, take-out orders, and restaurant cleanliness.
  • Assisted in cashiering and point of sale system procedures during busy hours.
  • Washed and disinfected kitchen area, floors, tables, tools, knives, and equipment.
  • Inspected, pulled and stacked cleaned items and sent soiled items back for re-scrubbing and re-washing.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Concierge/Waitress Resume

Headline : Personable and responsible Concierge/Waitress with 6 plus years of experience in customer service. Able to build relationships while multi-tasking and maintaining an energetic and customer focused atmosphere. A position as a server with this restaurant utilizing exceptional hospitality skills and outstanding customer care.

Skills : Customer Service, Positive Attitude, Great Computer Operator, Type 40 WPM, Great With Fax Machine, Great With Answering Phones And Assisting Others

Description :

  • Checked with customers to ensure that they are enjoying their meals and take action to correct any problems.
  • Wrote patrons' food orders on order slips, memorized orders or entered orders into computers for transmittal to kitchen staff.
  • Served food or beverages to patrons, and prepared or serve specialty dishes at tables as required.
  • Presented menus to patrons and answered questions about menu items, making recommendations upon request.
  • Rolled silverware, set up food stations or set up dining areas to prepare for the next shift or for large parties.
  • Stocked service areas with supplies such as coffee, food, tableware, and linens.
  • Prepared tables for meals, including setting up items such as linens, silverware, and glassware.
  • Removed dishes and glasses from tables or counters, took them to the kitchen for cleaning.
  • Counted money from the register, and completed server sheet at the end of shift.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Server/Waitress Resume

Summary : To obtain a successful customer service career where I can maximize my experience in a challenging position to achieve corporate and personal growth. Server/ Waitress with strong interpersonal and organizational skills, able to work through multi-tasking challenges that require great responsibility. Detail oriented and resourceful in completing task and projects. Highly trustworthy, highly motivated, collaborative and committed to delivering quality work.

Skills : Time Management, Positive Language, Clear Communication, Excellent Memory Retention, Excellent Negotiation And Persuasion

Description :

  • Working in a challenging environment effectively while showing effective customer service skills to bring about the growth of restaurant clientele.
  • Training new staff regarding the restaurant's procedures, safety culture, and practices.
  • Demonstrating experience working in a multitask environment, taking direction from multiple staff with minimal supervision.
  • Working closely with restaurant staff to ensure that orders are served in an efficient manner.
  • Ensuring that orders are assembled properly in the kitchen and delivered to customers in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrating the ability to maintain a high attention to detail and quality of work.
  • Instrumental in increasing leadership strength by training and developing multiple.
  • Demonstrating the ability to interface effectively with customers, peers, and all levels of supervision/management.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Housekeeper/Waitress Resume

Objective : Highly energetic and detail- oriented Housekeeper/Waitress. Handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously while providing exceptional customer service. Outgoing and efficient with the capacity to multi-task. High- achieving sales associate offering an extensive background in customer service, sales, client relations and merchandising. self- directed and self- motivated team player who also works well independently.

Skills : Server, Food Prep, Host, Busser, Cashier, Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Retail Sales, Typing

Description :

  • Assisted guests with making menu choices in an informative and helpful fashion.
  • Successfully opened and closed while also being able to maintain multiple tables while also monitoring fellow service staff with their closing duties.
  • Greeted newly seated guests and brought water and famous bread/ butter to the table.
  • Answered questions about menu selections and made recommendations when requested.
  • Regularly checked on guests to ensure satisfaction with each food course and beverage.
  • Cleared dishes after guests departed and took table wear to the washing station.
  • Checked identification to ensure that they meet minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages.
  • Resolved customer complaints by listening to their concerns and doing everything in my ability to rectify the situation.
  • Built relationships with regular customers by learning and remembering their preferences.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associates

Waitress/Customer Service Resume

Objective : Customer-oriented Waitress with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Food and beverage expert. Recently licensed in preparation and sale of alcoholic beverages, bar procedures, and liquor laws. Waitress highly effective at anticipating and accommodating customer needs. Friendly, punctual and enthusiastic team player. To secure a position that will utilize my organizational skills, customer service skills, and work ethic while fostering my growth within the company.

Skills : Cash Flow Management, Creative Problem Solver, Multi-line Phone, Exceptional Communication, MS Windows Proficient

Description :

  • Followed all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage to uphold proper health standards.
  • Displayed enthusiasm and knowledge about the restaurant's menu and products.
  • Routinely supported other areas of the restaurant as requested, including answering telephones and completing financial transactions for other staff.
  • Addressed diner complaints with kitchen staff and served replacement menu items promptly.
  • Quickly recorded transactions in the micros system to deliver prompt service.
  • Immediately reported accidents, injuries or unsafe work conditions to manager.
  • Developed and maintained positive working relationships with others to reach business goals.
  • Demonstrated genuine hospitality while greeting and establishing rapport with guests.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associates

Concierge/Waitress Resume

Summary : Concierge/Waitress well-trained in managing and entertaining large groups of people while staying attentive towards individuals' needs, keeping a positive attitude, and ensuring that tasks flow smoothly. An extremely friendly, personable, attentive, and dedicated young woman who makes the customer's satisfaction her first priority, followed only by the sustaining restaurant's reputation and success. To succeed in a stimulating and challenging environment, building the success of the company while I experience advancement opportunities.

Skills : Quick Learner, Strong Client Relations, Proficient In Cash Management, Server, Cashier, Cleaning

Description :

  • Checked with customers to ensure that they are enjoying their meals and take action to correct any problems.
  • Served food or beverages to patrons, and prepare or serve specialty dishes at tables as required.
  • Rolled silverware, set up food stations or set up dining areas to prepare for the next shift or large parties.
  • Prepared tables from meals, including setting up items such as linen, silverware, and glassware.
  • Stocked service areas with supplies such as coffee, food, tableware, and linens.
  • Performed cleaning duties, such as sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet, tidying server station, removal of the trash.
  • Provided guest with information about local areas, including giving directions.
  • Relayed orders to service bar and kitchen via the point-of-sale register system.
  • Delivered food and drinks to guests using Applebee's team delivery system.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Head Cashier And Waiter/Waitress Resume

Objective : A dedicated and focused Head Cashier And Waiter/Waitress who excels at prioritizing, completing multiple tasks simultaneously and following through to achieve project goals. Seeking a role of increased responsibility and authority. Flexible and hardworking with the drive to succeed. To work in a highly competitive organization where I am able to utilize my skills and knowledge in the Customer Service Industry. With team leader experience, my goal is to provide consistent and excellent service, surpassing all expectations.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Sales, And Customer Service, Bilingual English/French

Description :

  • Delivered exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner.
  • Appropriately suggested additional items to customers to increase restaurant sales.
  • Effectively communicated with kitchen staff regarding customer allergies, dietary needs, and other special requests.
  • Regularly checked on guests to ensure satisfaction with each food course and beverages.
  • Managed closing duties, including restocking items and reconciliation of the cash drawer.
  • Accurately recorded orders and partnered with team members to serve food and beverages that exceeded guests' expectations.
  • Routinely cleaned table linens, table settings, glassware, windowsills, carpets, counters, floors, storage areas, and service refrigerators.
  • Re-filled, wrapped silverware, prepped for the next shift/next day, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Hostess & Waitress Resume

Objective : Extremely hard-working and enthusiastic Hostess & Waitress who specializes in taking care of and entertaining guests, striving to help them have a wonderful, memorable experience. Experience in serving, bartending, hosting, busing, and helping in whichever other tasks a busy, fast-paced restaurant may require. To obtain an entry level position where I can gain more bartending experience.

Skills : POS, Bilingual, Microsoft Office, Customer Relations, Cleaning .

Description :

  • Took their orders, gave the order to the kitchen, and then brought drinks and food plates to their corresponding tables.
  • Kept checking on guests once they had received their orders, ensuring their satisfaction, refilling their water cups, and asking if they would like another drink once theirs was finished.
  • Greeted guests and accompany them to their tables and bidding farewell with a warm and genuine smile.
  • Performed food preparation duties such as preparing salads, appetizers, and cold dishes, portioning desserts, and brewing coffee.
  • Kept the place of work and surrounding area cleaned and organized at all times.
  • Demonstrated great communication between customers and my other employees.
  • Handled customer issues and/or complaints with a high satisfaction turnaround.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Part-Time Manager/Waitress Resume

Objective : A very personable and motivated Part-Time Manager/Waitress with experience in the customer service industry. Seeking to leverage my talent and professional expertise to give solid customer service as a representative in your company. Part-Time Manager/Waitress with excellent listening skills and the ability to ask probing questions, understand concerns and overcome objections, excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.

Skills : Customer Service, Register, Computer Programs, Multi-tasking, Restaurant Hospitality.

Description :

  • Checked patrons' identification in order to ensure that they meet minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages.
  • Checked with customers to ensure that they are enjoying their beverages and take action to correct any problems.
  • Explained how various menu items are prepared, describing ingredients and cooking methods.
  • Presented menus to patrons and answered questions about menu items, making recommendations upon request.
  • Removed dishes and glasses from tables or counters, and take them to the kitchen for cleaning.
  • Served beverages to patrons, prepare and serve specialty dishes at tables as required.
  • Set up can include putting out tablecloths and place settings, arranging table placement.
  • Set up for events, carry trays, serve guests and clean up at the event's conclusion.
  • Anticipated the needs of the guests and responding politely to their requests.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
GED