Catering Assistant Resume Examples

catering assistant

  •  Managed team of 12 employees, overseeing the hiring, training, and professional growth of employees. 
  •  Performs all other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor. 
  •  Serving patrons, giving special attention to special requests and food allergies. 
  •  Greeting guests in a prompt and courteous manner. 
  •  Maintaining a clean and tidy kitchen environment. 
  •  Assisting the chef with food preparation. 
  •  Communicates with guest and co-workers in a friendly and professional manner. 

catering assistant

  • Delivering food to nursing home residents.
  • Constantly clearing and re-setting dinning room.
  • Washing up.
  • Pre-paring Food.
  • Serving food.
  • Serving Drinks.
  • Re-stocking.

catering assistant

  • Clean and sanitize work areas, equipment, utensils, dishes, or silverware. 
  • Store food in designated containers and storage areas to prevent spoilage. 
  • Place food trays over food warmers for immediate service, or storethem in refrigerated storage cabinets. Portion and wrap the food, or place it directly on plates for service to patrons. Receive and store food supplies, equipment, and utensils in refrigerators, cupboards, and other storage areas. 
  • Assist cooks and kitchen staff with various tasks as needed, andprovide cooks with needed items. 
  • Keep records of the quantities of food used.
  •  Operate cash register, handle money, and give correct change.

catering assistant

  • Food Safety Procedures, such as hot & cold food storage, avoiding allergen cross contamination and dry food storage.
  • Food Service Procedures, both arranging the hot meals on each plate from the bain marie and presenting the other food items on the patients trays.
  • Customer Service, as well as preparing the food one of my duties was also delivering the individual trays to each patient and doing so politely and promptly.
  • Working Under Preasure, in the food industry there isn’t a lot of down time and I learnt how to do my duties incredibly fast yet accurately.
  • Dishwashing, I have used a number of different types of industrial dishwashers, one being a 3 person dishwasher where I have had experience in all roles clearing trays and plates, rinsing dishes, stacking dishing and returning clean dishes.
  • General Cleaning, kitchens can get very messy quickly and one of my duties would be keeping the countertops, equiptment, cafeteria and floors clean and sanitised.

catering assistant

  • Working Under Preasure, in a smaller kitchen there was some down time, giving me the opportunity to learn from the chef I was assistinging however it was still a fast paced job which means I learnt how to do my duties incredibly fast yet accurately.
  • Dishwashing, unlike the larger kitchen, dishwashing was done in a more compact setting using a smaller industrial dishwasher.
  • General Cleaning, kitchens can get very messy quickly and one of my duties would be keeping the countertops, equiptment, cafeteria and floors clean and sanitised. 
  • Working Independantly, as the only catering assistant once the chef finished I had full responsibility for the kitchen, ensuring patients food needs were met and locking up before finishing the shift.

catering assistant

  • Take customer orders and special requirements
  • Prepare and serve menu items, such as sandwiches and salads.
  • Check equipment to ensure that it meets health and safety regulations and perform maintenance.
  • Assist the chef with any request
  • Prepare or maintain inventory and production records.

catering assistant

  • Loading and Unloading for on-site sales
  • Greeting and Serving Mass Customers in an Immediate and Professional Manner
  • Sales Trends
  • Attractively Arrange Props and Products for High Volume and Productive Sales Experience

catering assistant

  • Cleaned and organised kitchen stations to promote team efficiency.
  • Arranged food items on serving trays and placed in take-out packaging to produce orders for customers.
  • Protected customers by washing and sanitising dishes, glassware and silverware after each use.
  • Observed federal and local kitchen safety regulations to prevent food borne illnesses.
  • Prepared dishes for catering events or during high-volume shifts.
  • Maintained clean, sanitised and well-organised food preparation zones to promote store efficiency.
  • Helped chefs prepare and present food to event guests with strong attention to detail and presentation expertise.Wiped counters and sanitised equipment to maintain clean food prep and dining areas.

catering assistant

  • Manage upset customers, conflicts and challenging situations.
  • Supervising and training staff members
  • Perform food preparation and service tasks.
  • Collaborated with team members to meet all food service needs for up to 150 customers per day.

catering assistant

  • prepping, cooking, packaging meals for distribution.
  • cooking for clients lunch and tea.
  • Rotation and stocking stores,ordering stock.
  • cleaning.