Aug 21, 2018 - 02:21 PM
• Summary: Write a brief statement of what you can do for the company, and what expertise, skills, abilities, and so forth you have to offer them
• Education: Start with the highest level first (MA, BS, AA, etc.), and include that you've passed the Architect Registration Exam along with other industry specific licenses, affiliations, and certifications
• Work Experience: List most recent employment first and use 5-8 bullet points per job to illustrate contributions, responsibilities, and achievements
• Skills: Use a bullet point list to showcase your job specific skills, including hard skills like CAD and soft skills like communication
Refer to the specific job posting to decide what skills and abilities to focus on and use appropriate keywords like draft, design, renovate, construct, and conceptualize when describing your work experience. An architecture resume template is helpful in structuring your personal resume, and a good source for these is LiveCareer.
Finally, candidates for architecture positions should emphasize environmental consciousness. Those with knowledge and experience in green and sustainable design are highly sought after as the expected growth of the architecture field is 17 % over the next four years.