Sample Dining Room Server Resume

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Sandra Davidson
4344 Michigan Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Job Objective Dining Room Server with exceptional customer service and communication skills looking for a job in your company.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Strong experience in serving food and beverages in restaurant dining room
  • Thorough knowledge of food service standards
  • Exceptional knowledge of dining room procedures and presentations
  • Familiarity with restaurant policies, service, bussing , customer relations and sanitation
  • Wide knowledge of variety of foods, cocktails and wines
  • Ability to take orders from customers
  • Ability to work in flexible schedules
  • Ability to carry heavy food trays from kitchen to dining areas

Professional Experience:

Dining Room Server
Destination Hotels & Resorts, Pittsburgh, PA
August 2007 – Present

  • Maintained the dining area clean and organized.
  • Arranged tables and chairs in dining room.
  • Cleaned and sanitized tables, chairs, coolers, freezers and other restaurant equipment.
  • Obtained customer orders and delivered them on-time.
  • Cleared clutters from tables in between courses.
  • Followed attendance and uniform standards.
  • Notified Manager about equipment maintenance problems.
  • Communicated customer’s additional food requests to kitchen staffs.

Dining Room Server
Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants, Pittsburgh, PA
May 2004 – July 2007

  • Greeted and seated customers in a friendly manner.
  • Performed routine cleaning duties as scheduled.
  • Assisted in setting-up dining room as directed.
  • Served meals in proper dining fashion.
  • Provided catering services during special events.
  • Conducted service trainings to other Servers.
  • Ensured that quality of food served meets customer expectations.
  • Coordinated with kitchen staffs to ensure smooth and consistent dining operations.


Associate Degree in Culinary Arts
Leeward Community College, Pearl City, HI

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