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Offered tailored food and drink recommendations and leveraged upselling tactics to maximize payment and tip profits from every customer order. Averaged 20% higher payment amounts per order than rest of wait staff.

  • Greeted customers and delivered product recommendations and menu presentations upon being seated.
  • Took orders and ensured prompt service, including refills and additional requests, throughout the dining experience.
  • Brought over dessert menu towards end of visit to encourage additional service.
  • Leveraged customer service and interpersonal skills to ensure high-quality experiences with every order.

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Oversees stellar customer satisfaction by anticipating and proactively meeting customer needs before they arise. Learns regular customer needs and fills in for bartenders and scheduling lead. Mentored new servers and brought solutions to improve service efficiency and speed.

  • Brought $7k in additional monthly revenue by working new open shift hours after expanding overall business hours.
  • Created new server guide to specialty menu items that increased server awareness and improved table service speed.

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Undertook additional cleaning and dining room maintenance responsibilities during downtime to support restaurant operations and ensure top grading results from surprise food inspector visits.

  • Partnered with supervisors and diner management to determine cleanliness and presentation requirements.
  • Outlined deep cleaning and dining room maintenance tasks to be completed alongside daily responsibilities.
  • Collaborated with serving staff to delegate additional tasks to ensure 100% audit completion scores.

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