Shift Leader

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Vita Enstad | (131) 153-4195 | Newark, DE


I am a Shift Leader with over three years of experience in the industry. I have worked extensively with teams and have developed strong leadership skills. I am able to work well under pressure and thrive in fast-paced environments. I am also an effective communicator, which has helped me to successfully lead my team through various projects. Overall, I am a reliable and hardworking individual who is passionate about delivering results.


Shift Leader at Sonic Drive-In, DEApr 2022 - Present

  • Trained and developed 5 new employees, who are now productive members of the team.
  • Led team of 8 during night shift with no major issues.
  • Completed all nightly tasks within allotted time frame.
  • Implemented new organization system for stock room which increased efficiency by 30%.
  • Kept calm and organized during rush hour periods.
  • Received positive feedback from customers on service provided.

Shift Supervisor at Wendy's, DEJul 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Trained and supervised a team of 12 employees.
  • Implemented new policies that increased productivity by 15%.
  • Led the team to achieve all daily targets for 3 consecutive months.
  • Reduced employee turnover by 10%.
  • Received positive feedback from customers on service quality.


High School Diploma at Newark High School, Newark, DESep 2015 - May 2019

Some skills I've learned are time management, how to study for exams, and how to do research.


  • Communication
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Time management
  • Problem solving
  • Conflict resolution
  • Decision making

Venette Trader | (851) 194-6920 | Portland, ME


I am a Shift Leader with over 3 years of experience in the restaurant industry. I have a proven track record of successfully leading and motivating teams to achieve results. I am passionate about food quality and customer service, and I thrive in fast-paced environments. I am confident in my ability to adapt to new situations and handle challenging tasks under pressure.


Shift Leader at Dunkin' Donuts, MEMay 2022 - Present

  • Led team of 8 in successfully completing daily tasks.
  • Trained 2 new employees on company policies and procedures.
  • Completed assigned tasks with minimal errors.
  • Monitored employee productivity and provided feedback to improve performance.
  • Communicated effectively with employees and management.

Shift Supervisor at Subway, MEAug 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Trained and developed 3 new employees, who are now productive members of the team.
  • Led my shift to achieve our daily production goals 80% of the time.
  • Implemented a new system for tracking employee productivity that helped us increase output by 10%.
  • Decreased safety incidents on my shift by 25%.
  • Consistently received positive feedback from customers regarding the quality of our products.


High School Diploma at Bangor High School, Bangor, MEAug 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to study for exams, how to do research, and how to write essays.


  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Organizational
  • Time Management
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Motivational
  • Training