Lucia  Turner  

+1-­‐954  826  7631  

Date of Birth

British - B1/B2 Visa
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Expires 28.07.2016
8 August 1989
Leeds Metropolitan University, 2009-2012
First Class Honors BA Events Management

Non-smoker, no tattoos, excellent health
Training and Qualifications
Silver Service Trained
ENG 1 Medical
Dedicated service-minded individual seeking permanent stewardess position onboard a motor or sailing yacht

Languages Spoken: Fluent English, Basic Italian and some Thai
10 Years in the hospitality industry including Silver Service and bartending
Capable of making cocktails and full range of coffees
Knowledge of care and maintenance of fine furnishings and fittings and a meticulous attention to detail
Events Management Professional with experience in themed and special events, Creative flair for décor
Flower arrangement
Sound knowledge of international wines, champagnes and spirits
Comfortable handling lines
Exceptional computer skills - Word, Excel and Adobe Photoshop 7
Experienced with childcare and nanny duties
Confident cook, participated in culinary classes around South East Asia
Professional Experience

Stew/Deck Cleaner, Explorer, 65’ motor yacht
Preparing the exterior and interior of the yacht for cruising

Assisting with general maintenance

Shopping for specialist cleaning products

Deep cleaning the engine room and bilges

Interior detailing
Stewardess/Deck hand, Fort Lauderdale Yacht Detailing
Competently cleaning interior and exterior of numerous boats for a reputable detailing company

Interior detaining of yachts from 80ft

Washing exterior of boats

(Nov 14 – Present)

(Nov 14- present)

Stewardess, Fort Lauderdale Boat Show, Oasis Lounge
(Oct 14 – Nov 14)
Full rotation of interior duties for a five star crew and captain lounge

Meeting and greeting guests in warm and friendly manner, escorting them on a tour around the facilities on offer

Frequently checking the heads, cleaning and folding the toilet tissue

Detailing to insure immaculate presentation of the house at all times during the events
Silver Service Waitress, The Petersfield House Hotel
Provided silver service waitressing for breakfasts, luncheons and dinners

Consistently motivated, reliable and punctual

Set up of tables in a variety of settings in dining hall, preparation for buffet service

Polished cutlery and glassware to immaculate standards and folded napkins

(Dec 03 – July 07)

Housekeeping and Boat Cleaning Attendant, Horning Riverside Holiday Homes
Cleaned interior of boats and holiday homes

Cleaning and dusting of all interior surfaces, fixtures and fittings to a five star standard

Ensured all electrical equipment working correctly

(June 07 – Sep 09)

Developing understanding of different cleaning products and effects on varying surfaces and upholstery
Cleaned bathrooms and replenished towels and toiletries
Emptied all waste bins and removed to designated areas

Fine Dining Waitress, The Italian on The Pacific
Provided excellent wait service in Byron Bay’s Top fine dining restaurant
• Handled food substitutions and requests efficiently
• Developed knowledge of international wines and champagnes

(Dec 13 – March 14)

Au Pair
Minding three children aged one and a half, five and seven and carrying out all household duties

Diligently cooking, cleaning, tidying and laundry, demonstrating ‘can do’ approach to any task

Protecting, maintaining and caring for valuable items and surfaces in an expensive home

(Jan 14 – Oct 14)

Conference and Banqueting Assistant, Royal Armouries International
(Sep 10 – July 12)
Assisting with the delivery of award ceremonies, Asian weddings, special events, conferences and exhibitions at two of Leeds’ top event venues

Preparing and serving food, range of coffees and drinks in coffee shop and Bistro with strict adherence to health, safety and security regulations

Manned a busy bar, prepared cocktails to order and ran the wine and champagne counter providing expert knowledge on range

Set up and break down of event spaces, deep cleaning after events, ensuring the venue was restored to original condition
Project Coordinator, George P Johnson
(Jan 13 – May 13)
Planning a range of events to activate the IBM brand
• Responsible for arranging corporate travel requirements, managing and finalizing itineraries for speakers, clients and event management team
• Organizing equipment, AV, stand design, creative materials, catering, decor and event logistics
Event Manager , Waitress and Bar Tender, The Sole and Heel
Planning, developing and managing a range of special events and weddings

Making recommendations for menu choices, decor, table plans and entertainment

Arranging the hiring of all event equipment & coordinating external suppliers

Applying excellent guest and client service

Remembering regulars’ preferences in order to provide a personalized service

(June 10 – Nov 12)

Kayaking, Yoga, White water rafting, Travel Blogging, Skydiving, Cooking – particularly Asian Cuisine and Cultural Festivals

Cher Rutolo
Syd Andrews
Claire Savage

Ft Lauderdale Yacht Detailing
Chief Stew, Oasis Lounge
Royal Armouries International

954 303 6810
443 714 0469
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