Sample Food Service Worker Resume


Reliable worker with excellent interpersonal skills and diverse experience, including ten years in food and utility services, three years telemarketing experience, and three years as a security officer.

Professional Experience

Georgetown University, Washington, DC (8/07 – Present)
Second Cook

  • Assists in cooking main entrees for lunch and dinner
  • Serves hundreds of Georgetown students daily in O’Donovan Hall
  • Holds positive interpersonal interaction with students

Kitchen Match Inc., Washington, DC (8/04 – 8/07)

First Cook

  • Cooked excellent food using different cooking techniques and different types of cuisine
  • Worked in a variety of kitchens ranging from small to industrial size
  • Assisted in the preparation of main entrĂ©es and soups
  • Work with a variety of ingredients and types of food

Johnson Center, Washington, DC ( 6/96 – 10/03)

Dietary Aide

  • Assisted in the preparation and daily delivery of meals for residents in the nursing center
  • Provided daily maintenance of kitchen facilities to ensure area was clean and sanitary
  • Transported residents who were confined to wheel chairs
  • Provided food service assistance during recreation activities at the nursing center and built excellent relationships with residents
  • Washed dishes if needed; cleaned floors and cooking areas and sanitized utensils before leaving work each day

George’s Restaurant, Washington, DC (3/94 – 5/96)

Assistant Cook

  • Assisted in the cooking and preparation of meals for patrons in the Mayor’s building.
  • Received Employee of the Month 8 times during my tenure
  • Assisted in the cleaning, sanitation, and some light maintenance of the restaurant

Excel Contracting Company, Lanham, MD (8/91 – 2/94)

Crew Leader

  • Assisted in the supervision of fourteen employees on demolition and construction site; Demolition duties included: destruction of interior walls, offices, store ceilings, as well as debris removal

Jackson’s Construction Company, Washington, DC (6/89 – 7/91)


  • Assisted in construction of walls, driveways, patios, swimming pools and houses


5 Year Dietary Aide Service Award – Certificate of Achievement

3 Year Perfect Attendance- Certificate VMT Long Term Care
Johnson Nursing Center Washington, DC

Lead Abatement Worker Certification
Alice Hamilton Occupational Health Center Landover, MD

Cardozo Senior High School, Washington, DC – High School Diploma