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Professional Summary


Responsible Cook a d Kitchen Trainer proficient in cooking and teaching, as well as leading other cooks. Passionate and motivated, with a drive for excellence. 4 years in restaurant business and giving all the customers the best service possible. 

Skills
  • Speaking
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Time Management
  • Critical Thinking
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Mathematics
  • Active Learning
  • Personnel and Human Resources
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Education and Training
  • Instructing
  • English Language
  • Writing
  • Active Listening
Experience
Cook/Kitchen Trainer/Cashier 12/2017 to Current
Buona Beef - Schererville, IN
  • Inspect and clean food preparation areas, such as equipment and work surfaces, or serving areas to ensure safe and sanitary food-handling practices.
  • Ensure food is stored and cooked at correct temperature by regulating temperature of ovens, broilers, grills, and roasters.
  • Ensure freshness of food and ingredients by checking for quality, keeping track of old and new items, and rotating stock.
  • Turn or stir foods to ensure even cooking.
  • Season and cook food according to recipes or personal judgment and experience.
  • Bake, roast, broil, and steam meats, fish, vegetables, and other foods.
  • Weigh, measure, and mix ingredients according to recipes or personal judgment, using various kitchen utensils and equipment.
  • Portion, arrange, and garnish food, and serve food to waiters or patrons.
  • Coordinate and supervise work of kitchen staff.
  • Substitute for or assist other cooks during emergencies or rush periods.
  • Receive payment by cash, check, credit cards, vouchers, or automatic debits.
  • Issue receipts, refunds, credits, or change due to customers.
  • Maintain cage security according to rules.
  • Count money and audit money drawers.
  • Assist customers by providing information and resolving their complaints.
Busser/Cook/Waiter 02/2015 to Current
Egg and I - Chicago Heights, IL
  • Inspect and clean food preparation areas, such as equipment and work surfaces, or serving areas to ensure safe and sanitary food-handling practices.
  • Ensure food is stored and cooked at correct temperature by regulating temperature of ovens, broilers, grills, and roasters.
  • Ensure freshness of food and ingredients by checking for quality, keeping track of old and new items, and rotating stock.
  • Turn or stir foods to ensure even cooking.
  • Season and cook food according to recipes or personal judgment and experience.
  • Weigh, measure, and mix ingredients according to recipes or personal judgment, using various kitchen utensils and equipment.
  • Portion, arrange, and garnish food, and serve food to waiters or patrons.
  • Observe and test foods to determine if they have been cooked sufficiently, using methods such as tasting, smelling, or piercing them with utensils.
  • Wash, peel, cut, and seed fruits and vegetables to prepare them for consumption.
  • Coordinate and supervise work of kitchen staff.
  • Substitute for or assist other cooks during emergencies or rush periods.
  • Bake breads, rolls, cakes, and pastries.
  • Collect payments from customers.
  • Check with customers to ensure that they are enjoying their meals and take action to correct any problems.
  • Write patrons' food orders on order slips, memorize orders, or enter orders into computers for transmittal to kitchen staff.
  • Prepare checks that itemize and total meal costs and sales taxes.
  • Check patrons' identification to ensure that they meet minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages.
  • Take orders from patrons for food or beverages.
  • Present menus to patrons and answer questions about menu items, making recommendations upon request.
  • Clean tables or counters after patrons have finished dining.
  • Serve food or beverages to patrons, and prepare or serve specialty dishes at tables as required.
  • Prepare hot, cold, and mixed drinks for patrons, and chill bottles of wine.
  • Inform customers of daily specials.
  • Roll silverware, set up food stations or set up dining areas to prepare for the next shift or for large parties.
  • Prepare tables for meals, including setting up items such as linens, silverware, and glassware.
  • Explain how various menu items are prepared, describing ingredients and cooking methods.
  • Stock service areas with supplies such as coffee, food, tableware, and linens.
  • Remove dishes and glasses from tables or counters, take them to kitchen for cleaning.
  • Assist host or hostess by answering phones to take reservations or to-go orders, and by greeting, seating, and thanking guests.
  • Perform cleaning duties, such as sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet, tidying up server station, taking out trash, or checking and cleaning bathroom.
  • Escort customers to their tables.
  • Perform food preparation duties such as preparing salads, appetizers, and cold dishes, portioning desserts, and brewing coffee.
  • Fill salt, pepper, sugar, cream, condiment, and napkin containers.
  • Garnish and decorate dishes in preparation for serving.
  • Provide guests with information about local areas, including giving directions.
Education
High School Diploma: May 2018 Bloom High School - Chicago Heights, IL
  • GPA [3.0].
  • [President], [Junior Class].
  • Volunteer, [South Suburban Humane Society].
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Previous Companies:

  • Buona Beef
  • Egg and I

Previous Job Positions:

  • Cook
  • Cashier
  • Busser
  • Waiter

Schools:

  • Bloom High School

Level of Education:

  • High School Diploma

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