Jeffrey Gadson

Work experience

Work experience
Oct 2000 - Mar 2009

Custodian/Cafeteria Worker

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

I was responsible for sweeping, mopping, dusting, vacuuming,and cleaning restrooms. I also was responsible for serving lunch from behind the serving line, food preparation, running trays through the dishmachine, and stocked the walk-in cooler, walk-in freezer, and dry storage. In both jobs, I was responsible for emptying the trash and recycling.

Dec 1999 - Dec 2000


Carolina Country Barbecue

I was responsible for washing dishes through the dishmachine, washed pots and pans, food preparation, emptying trash, and stocking.

Jul 1999 - Oct 1999

Light Industrial Worker

SHS Staffing Solutions

My job duties were mailroom, warehouse, picking/packing, loading/unloading trucks, sterilizing medical equipment, and janitorial duties.

Feb 1999 - Jun 1999

Light Industrial Worker

High Employee Services, Ltd.

My job duties were building maintenance, warehouse, and yard duties.

Jul 1998 - Jan 1999

Houseman/Maintenance Helper

Towne House Suites & Apartments

I was responsible for emptying trash, recycling, cleaning restrooms, doing make-readies, cleaning apartments, shampooing carpet, changing light bulbs, and maintaining the grounds by picking up trash.

Feb 1997 - Jul 1998

Food Service Worker

I was responsible for running dishes through the dishmachine, washing pots and pans, food and salad preparation, serving behind the serving line, ran the grill, stocking the walk-in cooler, walk-in freezer, and dry storage, and emptied trash and recycled.

Nov 1995 - Jan 1997

Substitute Lunch Aide

Harrisburg School District

I was responsible for serving breakfast and lunch to elementary school students.

May 1993 - Sep 1995

Dishwasher/Food Prep

 I was responsible for preparing food and salads, ran the grill, ran dishes through the dishmachine, washed pots and pans, and cleared coffee breaks from meetings.


Sep 1987 - Jun 1991

High School Diploma

Harrisburg High School-John Harris Campus/William Penn Campus
Sep 1987 - Jun 1988

Vocational Certificate (None)

Harrisburg Steelton-Highspire Technical School



Kitchen Equipment

I know how to operate the convection oven, steamer, food processor, buffalo chopper, slicer, deep fryer, griddle, and especially the dish machine. I have over 15 years experience.


In my spare time I like to do architectural drawings of buildings and houses, listen to music, travel, and surf on the Internet.


My objective is to obtain a successful career in the restaurant and food service industry.