Sample Acrobatic Rigger Resume

Notice how the job seeker in this sample acrobatic rigger resume opens with a clear objective of what he wants. He then lists only those previous work experiences that pertain to this particular job. All acrobatic rigger resumes should include this vital information.

Donald Job-Seeker
74 Barnes Street
Any Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


Position as an Acrobatic Rigger


Mechanical, safety-conscious, accurate, reliable, dependable employee


Acrobatic Rigger, 2000 to present:

Dodd and Daley Circus, Some City, USA.

Erected equipment for aerial and acrobatic acts. Drilled holes in stage floor or platform to hold vertical steel rods. From a ladder, attached ropes, swinging trapeze, and other rigging to the ceiling area. Erected the net under aerial and high wire acts for performers' safety.

Apprentice Acrobatic Rigger, 1998-2000:

Dodd and Daley Circus, Some City, USA.

Assisted the lead rigger with fastening rigging and pulleys to hooks or poles in the ceiling and lowered and raised trapezes and nets during the performances.


A.A., Mechanics, 2000
Any City Community College, Any City, USA


American Association of Technical Workers

NOTE: Write a complete acrobatic rigger resume, including expanded information of the kind you see in this condensed sample. Employers expect about two pages. Include your work experience as a acrobatic rigger as well as your training and recognition.