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WAFFLESMITH, IN-DEPTH: Once You Find Your Flow, It's Easy

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Daniel, a Wafflesmith in a gourmet waffle shop, describes what he likes most about his job, its challenges, and how hard it is to get a job in his field. It can get overwhelming when it's busy but if you work at it, you can find your flow.

Job Title: Wafflesmith

Job Summary: Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Job Description

Food and beverage serving and related workers perform a variety of customer service, food preparation, and cleaning duties in full-service restaurants, casual dining eateries, and other eating and drinking places.

On-the-Job Training

Short-term on-the-job training

Quick Facts

Average salary
Average salary
National Statistic Change Location
$15,000 - $20,000
Projected job growth
Projected Job Growth
10 to 20 percent
Typical schedule
Typical schedule
Flexible, Long hours, Part-time
Typical workplace
Typical workplace
Physically demanding, Military, Travel, Hospital / Clinic, Indoor
Personal qualities
Personal Qualities
People skills, Strength/stamina, Teamwork

Educational Path

Education requirement
Education Requirement
High school degree
Associate degree
Bachelor's degree
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