Sample Counter Server Resume

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Ricardo Hanchett
3231 Honeysuckle Lane
Seattle, WA 98101

Job Objective Counter Server with excellent skills and the ability seeking to work for your company.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Strong experience in serving food and beverage in restaurants
  • Deep knowledge of cash handling procedures
  • Profound knowledge of customer service operations
  • Familiarity with menu items
  • Skilled in operating POS system
  • Ability to stand and walk for long period
  • Ability to handle large sums of money
  • Ability to work in highly stressful environment
  • Ability to answer customer queries promptly

Professional Experience:

Counter Server
Orange Lake Resorts, Seattle, WA
August 2007 – Present

  • Greeted and seated customers in a courteous manner.
  • Ensured positive dining experience for customers to encourage repeat business.
  • Acknowledged all additional requests of customers.
  • Followed safety and sanitation standards.
  • Maintained workstation clean and organized.
  • Ensured the cleanliness of restroom every 30 minutes.
  • Emptied and disposed trash as per restaurant policies.
  • Served alcoholic drinks as per state liquor policies.

Counter Server
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, Seattle, WA
May 2004 – July 2007

  • Arranged tables and chairs in dining hall.
  • Answered customer questions regarding menu items.
  • Communicated customer’s additional meal requests to kitchen staffs.
  • Notified Manager about unsafe work conditions.
  • Provided special services to customers with disabilities.
  • Responded to customer’s complaints promptly.
  • Ensured the quality of food served.
  • Collected and processed customer payments.


Associate Degree in Computer Science
Three Rivers Community College, Poplar Bluff, MO

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