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Dover Downs Hotel & Casino - Host Resume Example

Jacob Jones
Professional Summary

Service-oriented Delaware State University Graduate, dedicated to high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting aggressive business goals. Confident problem solver and reliable communicator with specialized knowledge in Hospitality & Tourism Management and Movement Science.

  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Active Listening
  • Critical Thinking
  • Writing
  • Coordination
  • Service Orientation
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Persuasion
Host/Server Jul 2015Present Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Dover, De
Responsible for taking orders and delivering food and beverage orders to guests in a friendly, courteous, prompt and efficient manner. 

* Presents menu, answers questions, and makes suggestions regarding food and service.
* Writes orders on check or memorizes it.
* Relays order to kitchen and serves courses from kitchen and service bars.
* Garnishes and decorates dishes prior to serving.
* Observes diners to respond to any additional requests and to determine when meal has been completed.
* Operates POS systems to itemize and total guests checks, and accept payment.  
* Ladles soup, tosses salads, portions pies and desserts, brews coffee, and performs other services as determined by restaurant size and practices.
* Clears and resets tables.  
* Provides exceptional customer service. 
* Works safely, following all established safety rules and regulations.
* Communicates effectively with co-workers, supervisors and guests.
* Follows all relevant policies and procedures.
* Must comply with the companys recycling program standards.

  • Monitor food distribution, ensuring that meals are delivered to the correct recipients and that guidelines, such as those for special diets, are followed.
  • Clean or sterilize dishes, kitchen utensils, equipment, or facilities.
  • Take food orders and relay orders to kitchens or serving counters so they can be filled.
  • Stock service stations with items such as ice, napkins, or straws.
  • Record amounts and types of special food items served to customers.
  • Determine where patients or patrons would like to eat their meals and help them get situated.
  • Total checks, present them to customers, and accept payment for services.
Birthday Party Host/Coordinator Feb 2014May 2014 Chuck E. Cheese Dover, DE
  • Responsible for assisting parents/guardians, children & guests for the duration of the assigned birthday party; maintaining control of the party room at all times; checking-in parties at front desk; setting up and cleaning birthday party rooms; serving food and beverages to guests while observing federal and state health regulations; supervising children with the party at all times; and performing other duties as assigned by management.
  • Accomplishments Making sure guest lest 100% happy overtime they left our establishment.
Cashier Jul 2012Dec 2012 Westfield Shopping Mall Target Trumbull, CT
  • Enters purchases into cash register to calculate total purchase price.
  • Accepts cash, checks, or bankcards for payment; completes check and bankcard transactions according to established procedure.
  • Counts money, gives change and issues receipt for funds received.
  • Calculates discounts or references; requests customer identification for certain discounts and receipts as required.
  • Maintains sufficient amounts of change in cash drawer.
  • Balances cash drawer and receipts; documents discrepancies.
  • Trains new cashiers.
  • Assists customers in locating specific items.
  • Keeps register area neat and stocked with necessary supplies.
  • Assists in other areas of store, such as clean-up, shelf-stocking, or keeping merchandise displayed in an orderly manner.
Junior Summer Custodian Jun 2010Aug 2010 Board of Education Stratford, CT
BA: Integrated Studies Dec 2015 Delaware State University Dover, DE Hospitality & Tourism Management
Movement Science

Student Scholar Athlete

High School Diploma Jun 2011 Burnell High School Stratford, CT
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Previous Companies:

  • Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
  • Chuck E Cheese
  • Westfield Shopping Mall Target

Previous Job Positions:

  • Host
  • Server
  • Birthday Party Host
  • Coordinator
  • Cashier


  • Delaware State University
  • Burnell High School

Level of Education:

  • BA
  • High School Diploma

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