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National Application Center :: career details :: Waiters and Waitresses

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Career Details :: Waiters and Waitresses

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Take orders and serve food and beverages to patrons at tables in dining establishment.


No previous work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these occupations. For example, a person can become a general office clerk even if he/she has never worked in an office before.


These occupations may require a high school diploma or GED certificate. Some may require a formal training course to obtain a license.


Employees in these occupations need anywhere from a few days to a few months of training. Usually, an experienced worker could show you how to do the job.


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