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Resumes / Cover Letters

Career Services offers Resume Reviews on a walk-in basis and by appointment. Walk-in Reviews are available Mon-Thu 8AM-4PM and Fri 8AM-3PM. Appointments for Reviews can be made by coming in to Career Services in the KSC building or by calling 602.787.7073.

For all Resume Reviews, bring an electronic draft of your resume on a flash drive, in MS Word / Plain Text / Rich Text format (no MS Works). It is recommended that you bring one job description that includes the minimum and desired qualifications for a job for which you are interested in applying.

Resume Modules/Assessments

Resume/ Cover Letter Materials

Cover Letter Sample

Career Services Cover Letter Resume Rubric

Writing a Winning Resume

O Net Center (Career Exploration and Job Analysis)

Online Resumes

Action Words Categorized by Skill Area

Career Services Resume Rubric


Chronological Resume Example - pdf

Functional Resume Example - pdf

Incoming Teacher Resume Example - pdf

Student - No Work Experience Resume Example - pdf

Student With Experience Resume Example - pdf

Technical Resume Example - pdf

Chronological Resume Template - MS Word doc (Right click, Save Target As)

Functional Resume Template - MS Word doc (Right click, Save Target As)

Contact Us

Mailing Address:
Career Services
Paradise Valley Community College
18401 N. 32nd Street
Phoenix, AZ  85032

Location:  Kranitz Student Center – KSC 1181
(West side of the cafeteria, next to the Book Store)
Campus Map

Contact us by Phone or Email:
(602) 787-7073

Visit our Facebook page for information about resumes, jobs, and internships.

Career Services Hours:


May 12, 2014 - August 1, 2014

Monday through Thursday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday: Closed

August 4, 2014 - August 15, 2014

Monday through Thursday: 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm


August 18, 2014 - August 29, 2014

Monday through Thursday: 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

August 16 & 23, 2014

Saturdays: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

September 2, 2014 - December 19, 2014

Monday through Thursday: 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 3:30 pm

Career Services Appointments:
Walk-in appointments are available daily Fall/Spring: Monday through Thursday 1:00PM to 4:00PM, Friday 11:00am to 2:00PM
Summer: Monday Through Thursday 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
One hour scheduled appointments with Norma Chandler are available for Resume Review, Cover Letter Review, Job/Internship Search Assistance, Online Career Research and Interviews, etc. for both students and community members


Norma Chandler
Manager, Career Services
(602) 787-7073

Mary Askew
Advisor, Career Services
(602) 787-7073

Katherine Russell
Career Services Assistant, Career Services
(602) 787-7073

Nicholas Blunden
Career Services Assistant, Career Services
(602) 787-7073

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