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Professional Summary

I am seeking a fulfilling position where I can utilize my skills and create a meaningful impact in the lives of those who suffer from a substance abuse or mental health disorder. I am a highly-energetic, culturally sensitive, bilingual, compassionate female. My goal is to continue to live purposely to make a difference.

Bilingual in Spanish and English Reliable
Work History
Recovery Support Specialist 02/2019 to Current
Hartford Health Care/Rushford Meriden, CT
Restaurant Server/Shift Leader 01/2014 to 10/2017
Chips Family Restaurant Wethersfield, Connecticut
Intern-Volunteer 02/2015 to 07/2017
Youth Challenge of Connecticut Harford, Connecticut
Restaurant Server 02/2012 to 02/2014
International House of Pancakes Bloomfield, Connecticut
Restaurant Server General Manager 02/2006 to 02/2012
Denny's Family Restaurant Enfield, Connecticut
Certified Nurses Aid 03/2001 to 03/2003
St. Elizabeth Health Center East Hartford, Connecticut
Bachelor of Science: Human Services 2019 Springfield College - Springfield, Mass
Connecticut Training Center, Inc - Harford, Connecticut
  • Youth Mental Health First Aid USA 2019
  • Heartsaver First Aid 2019
  • State of Connecticut Certified Recovery Support Specialist 2018
  • Mental Health First Aid 2015
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Professional Summary
Brand ambassador driven to exceed sales goals and build long term relationships with customers. Delivers positive experiences through high-quality customer care.
  •  ServSafe Food Handler certification
  •  Illinois BASSET On-Premise Seller/Server certification
  • CPR certification
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Classic cocktails
  • Able to stand 8 hours
  • Aloha POS
  • Indiana Licensed Gaming Worker
  • High rollers tables
  • Self-motivated
  • Highly competitive
  • Networking skills
  • Territory management
  • Customer service
  • Cash handling expert
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Engaging personality
  • High energy
  • Guest relations professional
  • Quick problem solver
Work History
Dog Walker, Pet Sitting, 03/2017 to Current
Wag! Dog Walking Las Vegas, NV
  • Received award "Best Dog Walker in Las Vegas" 
  • Educated customers about the brand to incite excitement about the company's mission and values.
  • Determined customer needs by asking relevant questions and listening actively to the responses.
  • Provided an elevated customer experience to generate a loyal clientèle.
Independent Brand Ambassador, 05/2017 to Current
ShiftgigX Chicago , IL
  • Received 1 All-Star
  • Street team specialist
  • Promotions specialist
  • Festival specialist
  • Event specialist
  • Convention specialist
Table Game Dealer, 02/2016 to 08/2016
Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago East Chicago, IN

  • Dealt casino games such as Baccarat.
  • Paid winnings and collected losing bets as established by the rules and procedures of each specific game.
  • Explained house rules, such as game rules and betting limits, to patrons.
Restaurant Server, 02/2016 to 08/2016
White Rhino Bar & Grill Dyer, IN
  • Guided guests through menus while demonstrating thorough knowledge of the food, beverages and ingredients.
  • Provided friendly and attentive service.
  • Proactively prepared for large parties and reservations, anticipating planning and staffing needs.
Brand Ambassador, 10/2015 to 02/2016
GMR Marketing - Chicago Chicago, IL
  • Directed and coordinated marketing activities and policies to promote products and services.
  • Initiated market research studies and analyzed findings.
  • Consulted with buying personnel to determine projected demand for products and services.
Hostess And Server, 09/2014 to 11/2014
Flavor Restaurant Richton Park, IL
  • Consistently provided professional, friendly and engaging service.
  • Skillfully promoted items on beverage lists and restaurant specials.
  • Addressed diner complaints with kitchen staff and served replacement menu items promptly.
Food Demonstrator, 04/2014 to 09/2015
Geno's East Pizza Various grocery stores around the Chicago area, IL
  • Provide product samples, coupons, informational brochures, or other incentives to persuade people to buy products.
  • Sell products being promoted and keep records of sales.
  • Demonstrate or explain products, methods, or services to persuade customers to purchase products or use services.
Direct Sales Representative, 01/2014 to 03/2014
Direct TV Smart Circle Orland Park, IL
  • Sold $6,000 in Direct TV installs per month.Coordinated between billing department and customers to resolve problems.
  • Set weekly goals for [Number] inside sales representatives.
  • Wrote sales contracts for orders obtained and submitted orders for processing.
Cocktail/Bar Server, 11/2014 to 12/2014
The Sapphire Room Park Forest, IL

  • Set up bar for operation, obtained cash bank and stocked the service bar.
  • Maintained updated knowledge of all menu items, specials, liquor brands, beers and non-alcoholic selections.
  • Continually provided exceptional service to customers by being friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating.
Main Bartender, 09/2014 to 11/2014
Lakewood Bowl Richton Park, IL
  • Poured drinks using standard pour according to specifications.
  • Managed bar revenues, ensuring that all patrons were billed and all cash properly accounted for.
  • Refused service to intoxicated guests.
Fast Food Server, 02/2013 to 09/2014
Chipotle Mexican Grill Matteson, IL
  • Maintained high standards of customer service during high-volume, fast-paced operations.
  • Prepared a variety of foods according to customers' orders or supervisors' instructions, following approved procedures.
  • Strictly followed all cash, security, inventory and labor policies and procedures.
Hostess, 10/2012 to 02/2013
Chili's Grill & Bar Homewood, IL
  • Assigned patrons to tables suitable for their needs and according to rotation.
  • Answered telephone calls and responded to inquiries.
  • Assisted in maintaining preparation and service areas in a sanitary condition
Retail Sales Assistant, 04/2011 to 08/2012
Wet Seal Clothing Chicago, IL
  • Greeted customers in a timely fashion while quickly determining their needs.
  • Recommended merchandise to customers based on their needs and preferences.
  • Maintained knowledge of current sales and promotions, policies regarding payment and exchanges and security practices.
High School Diploma: 2011
Marian Catholic High School - Chicago Heights, IL
Associate of Arts: 2014
Prairie State College - Chicago Heights, IL
Bachelor of Arts: University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Las Vegas, NV
  • Emphasis in healthcare administration and policy
  • Coursework includes: Speech and Communication, Sociology and Psychology
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Highly enthusiastic customer service professional with fifteen plus years client interface experience.  Dedicated Customer Service Representative motivated to maintain customer satisfaction and contribute to company success.  Personable and responsible cashier with fifteen plus years in retail and customer service. Solid team player with upbeat, positive attitude.
  • Bi-lingual - English/Spanish
  • Strong Organizational Skills
  • Problem Solver 
  • Opening/Closing Procedures
  • Adaptive Team Player
  • Active Listening Skills
  • Call Center Experience
  • Customer Service Expert
  • Courteous Demeanor
  • Energetic Work Attitude
  • Large Cash/Check Deposits expert
  • Telephone Inquiries Specialist
  • Client-Focused
  • Quick Learner
Banquet Set Up, Banquet Server, Restaurant Server Sep 2017 to Current
Angel Park Golf Course Las Vegas, NV
Greeted all guests in a courteous and professional manner.
Delivered requested items to guests' tables.
Assistant Manager Sep 2015 to May 2017
Collector, Your Credit Inc. Las Vegas, NV
Evaluate, authorize or recommend approval of commercial personal loans. Advice borrowers on financial statues and method of payments including: collection analyst, loan underwriters verifying credit report employment, residence and other documentation required for loan approval. Complete loan contracts work on past due collections on accounts build and maintain a delinquency portfolio running weekly reports on accounts, daily courtesy calls, send past due letters.
Assistant Manager Feb 2007 to Current
Tacos Los Toritos Las Vegas, NV Responsible for planning, administering and supervise catering operations and services classified, recorded, and summarized numerical and financial data to compile and keep journals and ledgers. Order and purchase equipment and supplies, schedule staff hours and assign duties, respond to customer inquires and complaints, plan and coordinate menus, account for money's earned at the end of the day and deposit money.
Education and Training
High School Diploma, General Studies 2017 Clark County School District Adult Education Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.
General Studies Sylmar High School Sylmar, CA, U.S.A. Sylmar Spartan Soccer Team - Defender - Right
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Professional Summary
Highly effective at anticipating and accommodating customer needs. Friendly, punctual and enthusiastic team player.
Hardworking Server who thrives under pressure and goes above and beyond to create unforgettable guest experiences.
Maintains a positive attitude and a great sense of humor during peak hours , worked in a busy  entertainment park
  • Organized and efficient server
  • High energy
  • Flexible schedule capability
  • Problem-solving
  • Safe food handling
  • Friendly demeanor
  • Concentration
  • Committed team player
  • Guest relations professional
  • Menu planning
  • Decision-making
  • Customer service
  • Team leadership
  • Customer service oriented
Work History
Restaurant Server, 01/2011 to 12/2016
Self Employed Kirkuk, Iraq

  • Consistently provided professional, friendly and engaging service.
  • Skillfully promoted items on beverage lists and restaurant specials.
  • Followed all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage to uphold proper health standards.
  • Routinely supported other areas of the restaurant as requested, including answering telephones and completing financial transactions for other staff.
  • Set dining tables according to type of event and service standards.
  • Addressed diner complaints with kitchen staff and served replacement menu items promptly.
  • Immediately reported accidents, injuries or unsafe work conditions to manager.
  • Assisted with the BBQ station, banquet setup and service, patio area service, dishwashing and packaging food for take-out.
High School Diploma: 2012
Al-Forat High School for Boys - Iraq
High School Diploma: 2012
Al-Forat High School for Boys - Iraq