Amputee Coalition Fact Sheet

Resume and Cover Letter Resources Through Resume Builder

Ana-Maria Gutierrez Fact Sheet


Having a strong resume and cover letter is a crucial component of the job search and application process. This fact sheet provides information from Resume Builder on how to structure and build a resume, in addition to guidance on information to include in a resume and cover letter.

Resume Templates

Resume Builder includes templates on its website. The best practice is to limit a resume to one page so recruiters can review it more effectively. For people with more than five years of work experience, it is acceptable to have a resume that is longer than one page.
Resume Builder Application

Sample Resumes

Resume Builder offers sample resumes for each job field to show how each resume needs to be tailored.
Free Resume Examples & Sample Resumes for All Jobs in 2023

Cover Letters

A cover letter is also an integral part of the job application process. Recruiters use this tool to decide if they should move forward with an application based on information that may make a candidate stand out from others. Resume Builder provides sample letters for all job fields.
Free Cover Letter Examples & Sample Cover Letters for All Jobs in 2023

Resources From Resume Builder
Contact: Eleanor White
Outreach & Communications Coordinator

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This project was supported, in part, by grant number 90LLRC0001-04-00, from the Administration for Community Living, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official Administration for Community Living policy.