Food Service Assistant Resume Example

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By Kellie Hanna, CPRW, Career Advice Expert Last Updated: December 21, 2022
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food service assistant resume example

Resume Text

Penelope Jones

23 Fake Street
City, State, Zip Code
Cell: 000-000-0000


Food Service Assistant helps prepare meals at offices, restaurants or large establishments. Purchases ingredients, organizes kitchen for meal preparation and cleans tables afterwards. Specializes in serving children at schools.


  • Astute
  • Agile
  • Friendly
  • People-person
  • Nutrition
  • Good cook
  • Good cleaner
  • Can work on feet
  • Lifts more than 200 pounds

Work Experience

October 2005 to May 2008 Company Name
– City, State Food Service Assistant

  • Purchased, unloaded and inspected ingredients for school lunch program.
  • Served nutritious meals for a school of 900 children.
  • Dished out meals, washed trays and disposed of garbage in environmentally-friendly bins.

June 2008 to April 2011 Company Name
– City, State Food Service Assistant

  • Washed utensils, dishes and trays after the children were done with their meals.
  • Served healthy meals for a school of 1,000 children.
  • Posted all ingredient lists for children, staff and management to read.

May 2011 to January 2013 Company Name
– City, State Food Service Assistant

  • Cut tomatoes, onions, green peppers, oranges, apples and all types of food for healthy meals.
  • Served a school with 1,200 students.
  • Ran a cash register, oven and automatic washing machine for the Company Name food service.


2004, San Francisco Greater Community College, City, State Certificate, Culinary Arts