What resume format would be best?

My fella is applying for a manager trainee job at 84 Lumber. He has worked as a grounds keeper for 4 years at an apartment complex. Prior to that he worked at a country club doing similiar work. and before that as an office mgr/self taught CAD developer(right term???). What would be the best format to use?

Asked By: barefootbabee - 6/21/2007
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I'm not sure if this is the kind of answer you are looking for - I would suggest he do a "Functional" format resume. Since he doesn't have direct experience - rather skills that can readily transfer - this helps highlight how his skills match this job... More
Answered By: tigglys - 6/21/2007
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Go on Microsoft word and look at the formats available. Then pick the one you like best. Just make sure your contact information is big enough to read easily, and that the descriptions play up what your fella accomplished or was praised for in each job. Get specific -- worked as groundskeeper doing what for how many... More
Answered By: merrybodner - 6/21/2007
contact info at top... More
Answered By: Lola - 6/21/2007
Besides setting all margins to 1", the most important criteria for setting up a professional resume besides relevant text, is "scanability." Here are some helpful tips... More
Answered By: VicSEO - 6/21/2007
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