Richard D. Sooy Jr.
Something that will challenge me on a daily basis, Customer
interaction,customer satisfaction. I enjoy working with the public, and enjoy
passing on my knowledge to others just joining the field.
10/2009 - Present: Unemployed
1/2009 - 10/2009 Cook/Bartender, Croctails Tavern, Atlantic City, NJ
Lunchtime short-order cook, make daily special
menus, keep inventory of kitchen food supplies, occasionally fill in
bartenders. assist in bar stock inventory,
take receipt of all food/beverage deliveries, check in stock,
rotate all stock,
assist in preperation of any parties or special
events for the bar.
12/2008-12/2008, Spa Attendant, Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa at Harrah's Atlantic City, NJ
Assist guests, clean spa area, , keep snacks,
beverages, and towels stocked.
Left for personal reasons.
7/2007 - 11/2008 , Counterperson at "Tony's Shakes & Steaks", Brigantine, NJ
customers at the counter, as well as customers seated at tables.
Occasional cooking duties as required.
Restaurant closed for winter season.
- 5/2003 - 1/2007, Poker Floorperson at Tropicana Hotel Casino, Atlantic City,
- Assist dealers with questions/problems regarding NJ Casino Control
Commission rules, regarding the game of Poker. Assist players in choosing a game
of poker, and seat players at games. Rule on any problems that arise in the
game. Conduct Poker Tournaments with anywhere from 20-200 players. Familiarity
with all state rules regarding the games of poker licensed by the State of New
- 5/2002 - 8/2002, Slot Attendant at Bally's Park Place Hotel Casino, Atlantic
- Keep slot machines filled, and clear minor coin jams, assist guests with
questions or problems relating to Bally slot payout proceedures. Manual payouts
of more than $100.00 (cash) and assisting guest with payouts and paperwork for
payouts over $1200.00
- 8/1992 - 1/2002, Poker Dealer at Trump Taj Mahal Hotel Casino, Atlantic
- Dealing the game of poker- Familiarity with all state rules regarding the
games of poker licensed by the State of New Jersey
- 5/1990 - 8/1992, Barporter/Beverage Tech at Trump Taj Mahal Hotel Casino,
Atlantic City, NJ
- Familiarity of all aspects of bar operation, from simple
cleanliness,occasional bartending, requisitioning supplys, maintaining condition
of bar that met/exceeded requirements of local health codes. Also occasional
- 6/1983 - 6/1990, Taxi/Limosine driver, Atlantic City NJ area at Freelance
- Operate Independent taxi, occasional Limosine driver, Dispatch for multiple
Taxicab companies in the Atlantic City/Brigantine, NJ areas.
, Atlantic City High School, 1982
, Brigantine Public Schools,