Sample Hand Bookbinder Resume

Notice how the applicant in this hand bookbinder resume states her objective-to gain an interview with the hiring manager, and listing her previous jobs doing what few people do today-binding specialty books by hand. All hand bookbinder resumes need to include this kind of essential information in order to attract a hiring manager.

Jane Jobseeker
303 East Cliff Drive
Any Place, USA 33333

Objective: Hand Bookbinder

Seeking an interview for work as a hand bookbinder


Sought-after hand bookbinder with ten years of experience specializing in an art and craft not often seen today. Ready for immediate work hand binding specialty books of excellent quality.


Gilford Hand Bookbindery, Inc., Little City, USA          2000-2007
     Hand binding high-quality gift books

Free-lance hand bookbinding in Big Town, USA          1998-2000
     Hand binding high-quality specialty books


American Bookbindery School, Any Place, USA          1997


National Association of Bookbinders:
Hand Bookbinder of the Year                                 2005

NOTE: Create a hand bookbinder resume of about two pages, containing enough information to show the employer what you have to offer. You can use this brief example to write a handbook binder resume that perfectly suits your background and work experience.