Sample Short Order Cook Resume

A short order cook resume should first focus on the job seeker's goal-to garner an interview for the job sought. Then it should list prior experience that relates to the work the job hunter is looking for. It's important to mention these traits in all short order cook resumes.

Gina Wells
45 City Side Road
Anyville, USA 56734

Objective: Short Order Cook

Seeking an interview for work as a short order cook


Experienced short order cook, innovative, fast, and reliable. Ready for immediate hire. Suited to fast-food environments. Can handle large crowds during high-traffic hours.


Barb's Breakfast Bar, Small City, USA                     2005-2007
     Lead short order cook

Keystone Cafe, Big Town, USA                             2002-2005
     Short order cook during breakfast hours


San Juan Cooking School, Big Town, USA              2001-2002


Barb's Breakfast Bar:
     Employee of the Year Award                         2006

NOTE: Write a complete short order cook resume, including expanded information of the kind you see in this condensed sample. Employers expect about two pages. Include your work experience as a short order cook as well as your training and recognition.