Make A Resume

"The best resume is one which cannot be overlooked by any employer"

Foramatting Your Resume

Format Your Text

  • Choose Professional font size 11 or 12.
  • Use Times New Roman is the classic serif font.
  • Arial and Calibri better choices for sans-serif.
  • The font for your header and the introduction to a section may be a size 14 or 16.


Set up the page

  • Your page should have one inch margins all the way around with 1.5 or 2 point line spacing.
  • The body of your resume will be aligned to the left and your header should be centered at the top of your page.


Create your heading

  • This is the section at the top of your resume which gives all of your contact information including your name, address, email, and phone number.
  • Your name should be in a slightly larger size - either 14 or 16 point font. If you have both, list your home and cell phone numbers.


Decide a layout

  • There are three general formats for creating a resume: chronological, functional, or combination.


Job Fields

  • Fire Engineering
  • Fire Man
  • Health & Safety Management
  • Industrial Safety
  • Construction Safety
  • Fire Fighter
  • Fire Watcher
  • Safety Steward
  • Safety Marshal
  • Scaffolder
  • Scaffolder ForeMan
  • Scaffolding Supervisor
  • Scaffolding Inspector