Karissa Floyd

Karissa Floyd

Summary

Experienced restaurant manager with excellent people skills, computer savvy, and vast knowledge of trends and customer service needs.  Seeking employment in customer service, food industry, or retail.  Great references and solid, consistent work history.

Work History

Work History
2009 - Present

Hostess, Busser

Grill on the Green

•  Started as hostess

•  Learned to buss tables

•  Helped expedite food service

2009 - 2011

Line Cook, Waitress, Hostess, Bar-Back

Solaris Resturant

In a short time, I moved from Hostess to Assistant Manager, often handling several tasks at once.  

Highlights:

•  Started as hostess

•  Learned to buss tables

•  Delegated responsibilities amongst wait staff

•  Developed excellent customer service skills

•  Learned bar-back duties, assisted bartenders regularly

•  Self-taught kitchen skills, became line cook

•  Helped manage kitchen staff

2008 - 2009

Receptionist

Canoa Ranch Resort

•  Managed new business opprtunites

•  Maintained integrity of show models and model condos

•  Data entry and phones

2007 - 2008

Photographer

LifeTouch Photography

•  Official photographer for several schools in a large portion of the state, including Tucson, Phoenix, &

  outlying areas

•  Worked well with youth groups and high school kids, developing trust and connections - producing better

  photographs, representing the communities to their fullest, and getting more work

2006 - 2007

Building Safety Administrator

Town of Sahuarita

Internship, assisting the building inspectors who ensured code compliance for each residence/building.  Took control of the out-of-date archival system and created a new, and organized database for files dating back 6 years

•  Assisted with physical Inspections

•  Filing

•  Data entry

•  Managed accounts

•  Generated house permits

2005 - 2006

Hostess

Longhorn Grill

Hostess duties and cash register responsibilities

•  Started at 15 years old

•  Learned excellent customer service, prompting many compliments to the manager

Skills

Skills

Waitress/Server

Manager

Customer Service