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Professional Summary
  • Effective Leader driven to apply a strong work ethic and motivational skills to achieve sales goals, as well as employee and customer satisfaction.
  • Personable Manager who respects and appreciates all associates. Manager focused on maximizing productivity and increasing customer base. Believes exceptional customer service is essential to business success.
  • Personnel development
  • Staff training and development
  • Detail-oriented
  • Strategic thinker
  • Organized
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Customer relations
  • Merchandising
  • Budgeting and cost control
  • Adaptability and responsiveness
  • Special events planning
  • Inventory management systems
Work History
Food Service Specialist 11/2016 to Current
Delaware River & Bay Authority North Cape May, NJ
  • Participate and Conduct monthly vessel inventories.
  • Check temperatures of freezers, refrigerators, and heating equipment to ensure proper functioning.
  • Assist in maintaining preparation and service areas in a sanitary condition.
  • Clean and inspect galley equipment, kitchen appliances, and work area.
  • Ensure freshness of food and ingredients by checking for quality, keeping track of old and new items, and rotating stock
  • Inspect and clean food preparation areas to ensure safe and sanitary food-handling practices.
  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service.
  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage to uphold proper health standards.

General Manager 11/2002 to 08/2015
Ulta Beauty Cherry Hill, NJ
  • Interviewed job candidates and made staffing decisions.
  • Managed staff of 35 retail and salon associates, and 4 associate managers.
  • Provided an elevated customer experience to generate a loyal clientèle.
  • Scheduled management, retail and salon staff effectively in consideration of store traffic, store Profit & Loss statement and key store initiatives using an automated scheduling tool.
  • Led daily, weekly and monthly coaching, counseling and feedback sessions.
  • Ensured all company policies, standards and procedures are communicated effectively and implemented, maintained and followed in a consistent manner.

Assistant Food and Beverage Director 09/1996 to 01/2002
Nassau Inn Princeton, nj
  • Organized special events in the restaurant, including receptions, promotions and corporate luncheons.
  • Collaborated with executive chef to prepare for and execute new menu implementations.
  • Led and directed team members on effective methods, operations and procedures.
  • Maintained a safe working and guest environment to reduce the risk of injury and accidents.
  • Developed, implemented and managed business plans to promote profitable food and beverage sales.
  • Promoted the business through participation in and sponsorship of community events.

Bachelor of Arts: English Literature and Creative Writing Stockton State College - Pomona, NJ
Associate of Arts: Humanities and Social Science Mercer County Community College - Hamilton, NJ
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Professional Summary
Dependable Security Guard that is willing to do what it takes to protect customer property and customers directly. Committed to constantly improving as a security professional being a part of a dedicated team and getting results that exceed customer expectations. Always interested in finding better ways to keep property and people safe.
  • Military Experience
  • MS Office Proficiency
  • High Level Of Integrity
  • Customer Service
  • Ability to Follow Instructions
  • High Ethical Standards
  • Excellent Memory
  • Ability to Adapt
Work History
Food Service Specialist, 09/2012 to 05/2014
U.S. Army Fort Bragg, NC
  • Prepare and cook meals
  • Food safety procedures
  • Computer Proficiency: In depth knowledge of Microsoft Office software
  • Attention to detail, excellent planning, organizing and time management skills
  • Customer-service orientation
  • Created reports, correspondence and spreadsheets with Microsoft Office programs.
  • Examined, categorized and sorted incoming documents.
Warehouse associate, 08/2014 to 12/2016
Essendant Sacramento, CA
  • Pick and pull orders with speed and accuracy
  • Operate heavy machinery such as cherry picker, forklift, pallet jacks, etc.
  • Stocking incoming orders onto shelves
  • Packaging merchandise for shipment
  • Maintain clean work environment
  • Meet work production expectations
  • Promote safety
High School Diploma: June 2011
Mira Loma High School - Sacramento, CA
  • Guard Card
  • Firearms Permit
  • Baton
  • Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Handcuffing, Tear gas, Pepper spray, Taser, and Stun gun
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Support Staff who upholds high ethical standards and is honest with supervisors, employees and customers/children at all times regarding suspicious events and security questions.
  • Report writing
  • Prevention methods
  • High level of integrity
  • Screening wands
  • Observant
  • First Aid and CPR certified
          Achieved perfect attendance for 3 consecutive years.
  • Collaborated with [teams, departments] to ensure the delivery of efficient, high-quality service.
  • Consistently recognized by management for providing superior customer service.
Non Teaching Assistant 10/2002 to 08/2017 World Communications Charter School Philadelphia, PA  Maintained appropriate control, security and well-being of youth at all times. Maintained communications with all other areas of the facility at all times. Signed in all visitors and completed appropriate visitation log forms. Continually monitored classrooms for inappropriate activity. Attended regular trainings and maintained appropriate certifications.
Food Service Specialist 3rd class 06/1997 to 06/2005 United States Coast Guard
Security Guard 09/1999 to 01/2000 Bach Security Philadelphia, PA Patrolled the facility and served as a general security presence and visible deterrent to crime and rule infractions. Reported all incidents, accidents and medical emergencies to law enforcement. Answered alarms and investigated disturbances. Patrolled industrial and commercial premises to prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, windows and gates.
Education and Training
Radio Production 2000 Delaware State Univerity Dover, DE, United States
High School Diploma: General Studies 1991 Robert Lamberton Philadelphia, PA, United States
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Professional Summary
Skilled food service professional with 5+ years food service. Great team member and always have food prepared on time with best possible quality in taste and presentation.   
  • Extensive food/beverage knowledge
  • Food regulation compliance
  • Accomplished in large event catering
  • Meal preparation expertise
  • Food Standards enforcement
  • Valid Georgia driver's license
  • Flexible schedule availability
  • Schedule flexibility
  • Willing to work late hours
  • Excellent multi-tasker
  • Energetic, friendly and enthusiastic
  • Able to handle food products frequently
  • Food preparation experience
  • General knowledge of computer software
  • Honest, trustworthy and punctual
  • Knowledge of inventory practices
  • Management and leadership experience
  • Strong client-interaction skills
  • Able to keep a clean and sanitary work station
  • Assumes 100% responsibility for quality of products
  • Experience cleaning equipment
Work History
Food Service Specialist 07/2011 to Current
United States military
  • Baked, roasted, broiled, and steamed meats, fish, vegetables, and other foods
  • Checked temperatures of freezers, refrigerators, and heating equipment to ensure proper functioning
  • Cleaned and inspected and maintained  galley equipment, kitchen appliances, and work areas
  • Cleaned garbage cans with water or steam
  • Trained kitchen staff on proper use of equipment, food handling, reading recipes, and portion sizing.
  • Worked stations including Mongolian, omelet, soup, salad, sandwich, and dessert at a busy cafeteria.
High School Diploma: 2011 Lockwood High - Lockwood MO
Associate of Arts: hospitality management Current Coastline community - online

worked in the team that won best dinning facility in U.S. Army for year 2012 to 2013.

Received multiple certificates of appreciation and certificates of accomplishments.

worked on teams that have won best thanksgiving meal for four different years.