Functional Résumé

The Functional Résumé is a good choice if you have very little or no work experience as it de-emphasizes experience and education.

RICHARD JONES
Box 23
Outlook, Saskatchewan
S0L 2K3
(306) 555-1913



SUMMARY OF SKILLS

  • Can do many tasks at once
  • Committed to seeing things through
  • Hardworking and dedicated
  • Easily adapts to different environments
  • Learns new tasks quickly

SKILLS & EXPERIENCES

GENERAL LABOUR

  • Lifted over 60lbs for extended periods of time
  • Operated various farm equipment
  • Performed building maintenance tasks: roof repair, caulking, eaves trough cleaning
  • Interior and exterior painting


SALES

  • Managed table at local farmers’ market
  • Set wages according to current prices
  • Bartered effectively to attain best prices for goods
  • Performed quality control checks on food being sold
  • Gave proper change during cash transactions

ANIMAL CARE

  • Tended to over 150 animals within limited time span (before school)
  • Assisted with birthing of new pigs and sheep
  • Since 1995, member of Youth 4-H
  • Ensure safety of animals by proper fencing and gating

EDUCATION

1998 to present           Outlook High School           Outlook, Saskatchewan
(to graduate 2002)

References available upon request.