Printer Resume Examples And Tips

The average resume reviewer spends between 5 to 7 seconds looking at a single resume, which leaves the average job applicant with roughly six seconds to make a killer first impression. Thanks to this, a single typo or error on your resume can disqualify you right out of the gate.

At Zippia, we went through over 2,920 Printer resumes and compiled some information about how best to optimize them. Here are some suggestions based on what we found, divided by the individual sections of the resume itself.

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Four Key Resume Tips For Landing A Printer Job:

Relevant Experience
Make sure that the jobs, experience, and accolades that you do include are relevant to the position you’re applying for.
The Right Skills
This is a great time to run wild with those keywords found in the job description. If they’re looking for someone with Print Jobs, be sure to list it as a skill.
Your Unique Qualities
Recruiters and hiring managers are looking at hundreds of resumes. Let yours stand out, and try not to sound too boring.
Strong Content
If you’ve had a lot of jobs, this shouldn’t necessarily be a list of all of them. This is a document designed to market you to a potential employer, so choose the strongest content.

How To Write A Printer Resume

Contact Information
First things first — employers only spend about six seconds looking at resumes before they decide to keep them or throw them away, so you should definitely let them know whose it is.
Commute and relocation are things that employers take into consideration when sifting through candidates, so provide your current address in your resume header so that employers have an idea of where you are in relation to their office.
LinkedIn Profile
If you feel that a link to your social media profile could further your standing as a candidate, go ahead and include it. This doesn’t mean you should throw in a link to your hilarious Twitter profile, but instead provide your LinkedIn profile.
Professional Summary (Objective)
Career objective statements are one of the most overlooked pieces of otherwise stellar resumes. It’s not that every Printer CV out there needs one — it’s just that the ones that really do need them typically never think to include them.
The goal of this section is simple: to summarize the resume in a few short sentences. Through your resume summary you enable employers to quickly learn whether you are a good match for the job. Here are a few things to keep in mind when writing a professional summary:
Keep it short: it should be 4 sentences max
Highlight your most impressive skills or achievements

Not sure which skills are really important?

3 Big Tips For Listing Skills On Your Resume
Make sure to only include your hard skills on your resume. In addition, include the most in-demand printer skills. Below we have listed the top skills for a printer : The more keywords your resume can “match,” the more likely it is that your resume will be selected for review by human eyes.
Top Skills for a Printer
Here are a few key points of to keep in mind while writing your skills section:
Include between 6 to 12 skills
Make sure to only include hard skills
Highlight your most impressive skills or achievements
The work experience section of a resume is all about highlighting the achievements that an employer would want to see. Here are some examples from different Business Analysts

Example # 1


  • Used operating systems including MVS / OS / Jes2 / Power.
  • Worked with Xerox printers in the production of printed materials.
  • Receive, sort, and deliver all incoming mail & packages according to assigned floors and within established time frames.
  • troubleshooted and analyzed common problems during the process on different assembly departments.
  • Print output using Xerox printers.

Example # 2


  • Use of programs such as Adobe, Publisher, Microsoft, Photoshop, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Guaranteed positive customer experiences and resolved all customer complaints.
  • Created obituary's, senior announcements, flyers, banners, posters, books, and business cards.
  • Provide information about products and service Set and cancel appointments arrangements Create posters, cards, laminations etc.
  • Assisted Customers With Creating Business Cards, Invites, Booklets, Posters, Etc., On Calculated Kinds Of Paper

Example # 3


  • Worked at the main factory performing quality control of hard goods printed merchandise, and assisted with shipping and receiving.
  • Worked almost entirely alone post training, and was the only new hire to be able to do so.
  • Apply designs by screen technique for t-shirts, jerseys, and shorts.
  • Printed T-shirts and various other articles on small silkscreen print machine.
  • Provided complete service, support and maintenance for Xerox Phaser printers.

Example # 4

Phone Operator

  • Called Alumni to facilitate donations and provide news about the institution.
  • Staff member training in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Onyx CRM and other web applications.
  • Provide information on resort and accommodations.
  • Operate office equipment including, but not limited to, computers, PBX system, fax machine, e-mail.
  • Enter and retrieve National Crime Information Center (NCIC) information.

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Write your work experience section in a way that embraces your printer skills. Sounds easier said than done? Take a look at how other people have done it. Below are real examples from printer resumes that people have included in their work experience section to demonstrate their knowledge of key skills:
As a printer, you may wonder exactly how your education section should look. Printer roles often require a High School Diploma degree or higher, so the majority of printer resumes that we looked at contained a high school diploma degree.
As shown above, the Education section can be very brief. However make sure to include the following:
The name of the school you attended
The year you attended
Your major
Your GPA
The level of education you attained