Olive Garden Server Resume Sample

Updated February 21, 2017

 

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Olive Garden Server Resume Example

 

 

Dexter Davidson

163 Webber Road | Warminster, PA 45852 | (000) 475-8547 | dexdav @ email . com


SUMMARY: Customer service-oriented individual with a track record of success working in high-end restaurant environments. Effectively handles order-taking and relaying duties, provides suggestions to customers, serves prepared food items, and prepares dining areas by ensuring that tables are set properly. A pleasant and approachable person who effectively provides high quality food service.

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

• Order Taking • Portioning • Food Items Suggestion
• Table Setting • Beverage Suggestions • Upselling
• Complaint Handling • Food Recommendations • Fine / Casual Dining
• Payment Processing • Meal Personalization • Condiments Inventory

 

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS
• Suggested using a dolly for serving condiments, making it easier for customers to acquire their desired condiments at will
• Successfully personalized meals for patrons insisting on nutritious foods, by creating meals according to their health plans
• Trained kitchen workers in handling portioning duties according to the specified weight if meats (especially) mentioned on the menu
• Increased the restaurant’s business by 55% by introducing a fine dining area, in addition to the casual dining environment

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Server
Outpost, Warminster, PA | 2013 – Present

• Greet patrons as they arrive at the restaurant and show them to appropriate tables
• Offer welcome drinks and beverage menus
• Assist patrons in choosing the right item off the menu
• Ascertain that a waiter is present to take orders and assist customers in deciding what to order from the menu
• Relay orders to the kitchen staff and follow up one each order to ensure that it is served on time
• Ascertain that the portion of each dish is according to established standards before serving it to customers

Server Assistant
Outpost, Warminster, PA | 2011 – 2013

• Served customers’ orders to them
• Inquired into their need for additional food or beverage items
• Cleared away tables, removing soiled flatware and dishware
• Ensured that all dirty dishes were transported to the kitchen area
• Set tables and condiments racks according to standard policy
• Ensured the overall cleanliness and sanitation of dining areas

Kitchen Hand
Olive Grove, Warminster, PA | 2007 – 2011

• Obtained orders from the front-end and ensured that they were properly relayed to the chef
• Prepared food items according to instructions provided by the chef and sous chef
• Portioned food items on dishes and plates according to specified standards
• Ascertained that all prepared dishes were delivered to the front-end in a timely manner
• Oversaw the cleanliness and sanitation of all kitchen areas, including floor and counters

EDUCATION
High School Diploma | 2007
Warminster High School, Warminster, PA