The position of a food service worker is indefinite in the sense that it encompasses a huge array of duties. While some food service workers prepare and present food, others may just be expected to provide supportive assistance like washing up or chopping vegetables. They work in restaurants or cafeterias depending on their individual setting.

Following is an example of a typical resume for a Food Service Worker. You may use this sample as a template to make a good resume. In addition, this cover letter for Food Service Worker job will help you making an excellent job application package.

 

Food Service Worker Resume Sample

 

Missy George

440 Cambridge Parkway, Cambridge, MA 66353
(999) 129-9999, Email


PROFESSIONAL OBJECTIVE: To obtain a position as a Food Service Worker with Holmes Inn using strong hospitality and culinary skills to provide excellence in restaurant operations and contribute to the long term success.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY
• Three years of applied culinary experience in a school cafeteria
• Highly skilled in preparing food in accordance with the highest of sanitation standards
• Functional knowledge of assembling and serving trays in accordance to orders and health requirements
• In depth knowledge of an array of food types and their preparation times
• Long-term interest in hospitality and dietary industry
• Familiar with methods of preparing sandwiches, salads, vegetables, and other foods in large quantities

ACCOMPLISHMENTS
• Managed the activities of the entire school kitchen in the absence of the cook for an entire fortnight
• Conducted food service workshops for students interested in pursuing a career in food management


WORK HISTORY

Nashville High School, Cambridge, MA
Food Service Worker, 6/2009 to 2/2012

• Prepared a variety of food and snacks
• Served food and drinks
• Set up tables
• Chopped and marinated food items
• Cleaned equipment used for preparing food ingredients
• Wrapped and packed take away food
• Cleaned work area
• Collected payments and ringed sales

Victor Valley Union High School District, Victorville, CA
Food Service Assistant, 1/2009 to 6/2009

• Prepared food items following standard recipes and procedures
• Served and sold meals
• Chopped, sliced, mixed, grated, and assembled food items for sandwiches, salads and side dishes
• Operated deep fryers
• Served food items to students, faculty and staff


EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION

ServSafe Food Handler, 2011

Diploma: CITY SCHOOL, Victorville, CA, 2008

ADDITIONAL SKILLS
• Ability to understand and carry out basic sanitation requirements
• Well organized approach with an ability to multitask
• Demonstrated ability to read and follow instructions
• Good interpersonal and communication skills