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Food Counter Attendants


Serve food to customers at a counter.

Food Counter Attendants serve food to diners at a counter or from a steam table. They may work in cafeterias, concession stands, or coffee shops. They do not serve customers at tables (see Waiters and Waitresses).

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Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
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Career Pathways Restaurants and Food and Beverage Services
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