A test pilot resume should focus on the objective-to garner an interview for the job opening and a list of related experiences in the industry. All test pilot resumes are most effective when the applicant is clear and specific.
56 Lookalike Lane
Worthington, USA 68979
Objective: Test Pilot
Seeking an interview for a position as a test pilot
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:
Experienced aviator, trained and licensed, with a specialty in developing, evaluating, and proving experimental aircraft. Ready for immediate hire. Excellent safety record and knowledge of this hazardous industry.
RESUME of EXPERIENCE:
Henshaw Aircraft, Smalltown, USA 2000-2007
Supervisor of pilots in charge of developing and testing
Capital Aircraft, Inc., Any City, USA 1998-2000
Developing and testing experimental aircraft.
American Aviation University, Any Place, USA 1997
National Association of Test Pilots:
Test Pilot of the Year 2005
NOTE: One to two-page test pilot resumes are popular with potential employers. The test pilot resume shown here is a shortened version of one that would attract a hiring manager. Use it as an example to build your own.