Sample Lead Server Resume

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Tyrone Fleming
447 Coffman Alley
Louisville, KY 40204

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

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Strong experience in managing restaurant servers
  • Exceptional knowledge of menu items, cook time, and ingredients
  • Sound knowledge of customer service operations
  • Familiarity with food preparation and presentation standards
  • Proficient with food serving techniques
  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods
  • Ability to interact effectively with residents and staff
  • Ability to work in stressful and noisy environment

Professional Experience:

Lead Server
Emory Hotel & Conference Center, Louisville, KY
August 2007 – Present

  • Supervised servers on daily basis to ensure smooth dining operations.
  • Prepared daily schedules for servers.
  • Ensured servers follow proper uniform codes.
  • Conducted service trainings for newly hired servers.
  • Greeted and seated customers in a friendly manner.
  • Reported any hazardous situations to Manager promptly.
  • Ensured that servers deliver food and beverages as per restaurant standards.
  • Maintained the dining hall clean and safe.

Lead Server
Senior Lifestyle Corporation, Louisville, KY
May 2004 – July 2007

  • Assisted in hiring and training new hires.
  • Counseled and motivated servers to ensure optimum services.
  • Addressed customer’s queries about menu selections.
  • Contacted kitchen staffs about recook orders, wait time and product availability.
  • Communicated customer’s additional meal requirements and special requests to kitchen staffs.
  • Cleared and cleaned tables for next meals.
  • Ensured all servers follow food sanitation standards.
  • Worked with Manager in cost control and labor budget preparation activities.


Associate Degree in Hospitality Management
Germanna Community College, Fredericksburg, VA

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