Resume Construction

Creating a Resume is where it all begins.

Included here are some best practices for creating a resume that helps present you in the best light. By taking your time and following some recommended do’s and dont’s, you will produce a document that will enable you to adjust the wording as needed and send the resume best suited for each job application. An important reminder: as time moves on you will need to update your resume periodically.


Follow the below listed sections and take advantage of the FREE templates we have collected for you.

Resume 1, 2, 3s

Cover letters


Download these FREE resume templates

These are samples from programs offered at Western Technical College

They are Word files. Each sample can serve as a resume by itself or as a starting point for your unique resume

Download these SAMPLE cover letters

Look over these Sample Cover Letters 

Download this simple REFERENCE form

Use this form to list either Professional and/or Personal References