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Can someone help me with my resume?

Veteran

Annette Baker Saint Ann, MO

I' ve been working with the VA for several years as Food Service and custodial. I am ready to move on to a different position, which will give me a better opportunity to advance. I applied for positions on USAJobs, but never get selected.
What are some keywords that I may use in my resume or are
are there any resources that can help me with my resume?

23 June 2022 3 replies Career Advancement

Answers

Advisor

Gail Baccetti Lake Geneva, WI

Annette, I'd be happy to review your resume and provide feedback. You can send it to me as a Word document at gbaccetti@hotmail.com.

Advisor

ACP AdvisorNet Staff New York, NY

Hi Annette,

Thank you for your question! I have included a few resources below related to writing federal resumes, the types of words to include in a resume, as well as an article that shares resume examples for different industries.

https://gogovernment.org/application-process/writing-a-federal-resume/
https://www.thebalancecareers.com/action-verbs-and-power-words-for-your-resume-2063179
https://www.monster.com/career-advice/article/resumes

I hope this helps!

Best,
Alex

Advisor

Richard Byrne Hillsborough, NJ

I've added links to information & videos under these sections of my EE webpage that might be useful:
http://eehot.com/ee.html#cool - DOD cool - job search keywords
http://eehot.com/ee.html#resumes - resources & assistance with resumes
http://eehot.com/ee.html#mentoring - navigate BLS.gov - find dream job career mentoring

http://eehot.com/ee.html#gjobs - Gov job searches
http://eehot.com/ee.html#jobs - Commercial Job searches
http://eehot.com/ee.html#training

Commercial job search "Program Analyst" entry level, your location (220) jobs found
https://www.indeed.com/jobs?q=Program%20Analyst&l=St.%20Ann%2C%20MO&sc=0kf%3Aattr(FCGTU%7CHFDVW%7CQJZM9%7CUTPWG%252COR)explvl(ENTRY_LEVEL)%3B&vjk=094c19e29f74d7c4

Examine jobs & requirements, supplement training if necessary.

http://eehot.com/ee.html#va - see VRRAP, GI Bill, education

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