Are you an engineering graduate aiming to secure a lucrative job with a hefty pay package?
This is an era of rat-race and competition in the job market is quite high. With so many eligible candidates competing for the same job designations, to stand out your CV must be effectively strong. Following is the list of certain things to be taken care of in order to make your CV impressive enough to help you get that dream job that you have been aspiring for.
Place yourself in the shoes of the employer and prepare your CV keeping at the back of your mind the thought that why will he/she as the hiring authority choose you as the deserving candidate.
Consider the readability of your CV and emphasize that.
Divide your resume into 2 distinct sections. The 1st section must include your personal information, like your name, contact details, educational degrees, and professional summary; the 2nd section must include the soft skills as well as the hard skills that are related to engineering, your work experience, associations, certifications, additional training and courses, conferences, languages, publications, honors and awards, other personal qualities.
Your CV must be concise yet crystal clear.
Try to limit your CV to 2 pages.
The CV must suit the job position you are aiming to acquire.
The CV must be thoroughly proofread before submission.
Achievements and accomplishments must be highlighted.
Be careful with the formatting.
The professional font must be maintained.
Simple words must be maintained throughout the CV.
Maintain honesty and do not include any fabricated information.
Now that you know how to frame an impressive CV, make one and go ahead with your aim for that dream job of yours. Wish you luck and success.