Building a Resume

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I am seeking a position at Sunriver Resort where I can utilize my skills such as diligence and working with people.

I am seeking a position at XYZ Company where I can maximize my management skills, quality assurance, program development, and training experience.

I am looking to obtain a position that will enable me to use my strong organizational skills, educational background, and ability to work well with people.

To apply the knowledge that I have accumulated from the experience and training offered in our school, to achieve advanced skills regarding new technologies applied in our industry, and to acquire knowledge about the position to be applied for.

To attain a position with a client and team oriented business that promotes my customer service aptitude while expanding company-wide knowledge to meet office oriented goals.

As a bright ambitious person, I enjoy working in a fast paced, highly motivating position where I can assist others while challenging and expanding my knowledge and understanding of the task at hand. I am seeking a position that will utilize my skills and offer the chance for advancement as well as allow me the opportunity to gain additional skills and experience.


La Pine High School, 51633 Coach Rd, La Pine, OR 97739 2011 – Present
Cumulative G.P.A.:


Be sure to list in chronological order with the most recent first.


Caldera Springs, Pool Ambassador - Summer 2013

Village Bar & Grill, Bus Boy - Summer 2012

Painting and Construction - Summer 2012

Babysitting - 2009-Present


Use 5 - 10 skills in bullet form.

Leadership, Hard Worker, Energetic, Dependable, Flexible, Responsible, Trustworthy, Outgoing, Respectful, Accurate, Creative, Communication, Collaboration, Thorough, Diligent, Conscientious, Editing, Fundraising, Encouraging, Attention to Detail, Confident, Polite, Caring, Efficiency, Humor, Good Listener, Initiative, Multitasking, Organization, Patience, Positive Attitude, Quality, Persuasion, Retention, Self-Control, Motivated, Commitment, Compassion, Competitive, Decisive, Critical Thinking, Integrity, Honesty, Networking, Resourceful, Supportive, Vision, Problem Solving

Academic and Athletic Achievement

Be sure to list in chronological order with the most recent first.


Honor Roll 2010-Present

Taking Advanced Course Work (AP English and Pre Calculus) - 2010-2013

Varsity Athlete - 2013-Present

Class Secretary - 2012

Scholar Athlete - 2011-Present

Football Team Captain - 2011


John Smith 541-355-8400

Burt Johnson 541-355-8400

Jane Brown 541-355-8400