Cook helpers work in various settings such as restaurants, hotels, and hospitals where they are responsible for providing assistance to chefs in performing day-to-day activities. Their duties include preparing food, maintaining supplies, and keeping the work area clean.
To work as a cook helper, an individual should possess excellent cooking skills coupled with substantial food storage and preparation knowledge. Furthermore, a cook helper should demonstrate dexterity, cooking skills, multitasking skills, and the ability to teamwork.
A high school diploma or equivalent is enough to work in the capacity of a cook helper.
Cook Helper Resume Sample
517 Noon Avenue, Dover, DE 12345
(012) 345-6789 | Email
Enthusiastic and dedicated cook helper with 5+ years of relevant experience. Exceptionally talented in assisting chefs in food preparation, food presentation, and food service. Solid track record of keeping the work area clean and sanitized. A dexterous individual with excellent multi-tasking skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
• Cooking skills
• Food preparation
• Food Storage
• Basic kitchen equipment skills
• Measuring ingredients
• Safety and sanitation procedures
• Attention to detail
• Flexible schedule
(Mention your achievements in this section)
ABC Hotel, Dover, DE | Jul 2019 – Present
• Wash, peel, slice, and chop fruits and vegetables
• Wash, cut, and marinate meat
• Weigh and measure ingredients
• Assist in unloading food supplies from delivery trucks
• Operate kitchen equipment in a safe manner
• Maintain kitchen equipment and manage inventory
• Wash and dry dishes, and kitchen utensils using a dishwasher or by hand
• Keep work area clean and sanitized
XYZ Hospital, Dover, DE | Jan 2017 – Jul 2019
• Assisted chef in food preparation and serving
• Stored ingredients and food items in accordance with food safety standards
• Collected waste from the work area and disposed it of properly
• Cleaned food preparation areas, cooking surfaces, and utensils
• Performed other minor tasks assigned by the chef
High School Diploma
ABC School, Dover, DE| 2010