Getting your CV noticed
The CBSbutler CV Workshop allows each of our candidates to benefit from the growing in-house expertise of the UK’s leading engineering recruitment firm.
Learn some of the cutting edge techniques used by industry "high flyers" to get their CV noticed by hiring managers and secure their dream jobs.
Learn how to evaluate your own skills and achievements and how best to articulate this information effectively on your CV.
CV Writing Tips
In addition our industry hardened consultants are also available to assist candidates with compiling valuable information such as an overview of the job search process, using your CV as part of interview preparation, writing a striking cover letter, self-presentation and identifying accessible ‘routes to market’.
Please take the time to read through our CV Writing and Interview Tips section of the website and don’t hesitate to get in touch for additional advice on any or all of the following common areas.
- Get the basics right
- Presentation counts
- Understand the job description
- Tailor the CV and covering letter to the role
- Technical skills and expertise
- Making the most of experience
- Making the most of interests
- Avoid over-lapping dates or gaps in work history
- Inclusion of references
- Get your CV reviewed
- Keep your CV and LinkedIn profile updated
Avoid over-lapping dates or gaps in work history