Sample Child Care Cook Resume

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Patricia Hernandez
3815 Bee Street
Big Rapids, MI 49307

Job Objective Seeking a Child Care Cook position in a stable company where I can use my skills to benefit the company.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience of menu planning, cooking and documentation of nutritious food for children
  • Deep knowledge of food storage, preparation and handling standards
  • Operational knowledge of kitchen equipments, appliances and cleaning supplies
  • Familiarity with food allergies and handling of food cross contamination issues
  • Ability to order, procure and stock inventory of food supplies as needed
  • Ability to communicate with staff, children and their families in a pleasant tone

Professional Experience:

Child Care Cook
Child Care Networks, Inc., Big Rapids, MI
August 2012 – Present


  • Planned and followed menus featuring nutritionally balanced food.
  • Cooked and provided healthy and nutritious meals for children.
  • Ordered and received food supplies and maintained their inventory levels.
  • Prepared and maintained correct and timely records and documents related to work.
  • Cleaned up and disinfected kitchen area and equipments to maintain hygienic conditions.
  • Interpreted and followed public health regulations regarding food storage and preparation.

Child Care Cook
YMCA of Greater St Paul, Big Rapids, MI
May 2009 – July 2012


  • Planned, prepared and provided nutritional and healthy menu-based meals for children.
  • Kept production records for allsnacks and meals prepared.
  • Handled and stored all foodstuffs in an appropriate and safe manner.
  • Ordered and restocked kitchen inventory and maintained its stock level.
  • Maintained cleanliness and sanitation of work area and ensured organization of storage and pantry areas.
  • Complied with and maintained food preparation, handling and storage standards and practices.


Bachelor’s Degree in Child Life
Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL

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