Example of a single-session,
single-page CV prepared
by Chris Eilers




Name: [Name withheld in online CV]
Address: [Address withheld], New Zealand
Telephone: +64 [Number withheld]
Date of birth: [Date withheld] in Timaru
Marital status: Married with one child
Health: Excellent
Interests: Fitness training, greyhound racing, cooking and reading


2005–current Crosscut Logger
Renner Logging Ltd, Rangiora
- Chainsaw crosscutting of felled trees to length
2005 Sole charge Service Station Attendant
BP Rolleston, Christchurch
- Sole charge of suburban service station on night shift
2004–05 Trimline Operator
Eves Valley Sawmill, Nelson
- Operating timber conveyor and straightening the alignment of conveyed boards
2003–04 Logmaker
Kerry Beard Logging, Nelson
- Measuring the diameter of logs to grade them for sale
2001–03 Bell Operator / Skid Worker / Logmaker
Ray Pyers Ltd, Nelson
- Operating log-grappling vehicle, and chainsaw trimming of logs
2000–01 Bushman
Mark Ewers Logging, Nelson
- Chainsaw felling of trees and hooking felled trees onto hauler system
1999–2000 Forestry harvesting course
Nelson Polytechnic, Nelson
1998–99 Travel / Casual work
Brisbane, Australia
- Farm and stable hand, fruit picking and bar work
1997–98 and Apple Picker
1996–97 Waimea Orchard, Richmond
1995–96 Pre-apprenticeship carpentry course
Manawatu Polytechnic, Palmerston North


[Ph.# withheld] [Name withheld], Assistant Manager, BP Rolleston, Christchurch
[Ph.# withheld] [Name withheld], Supervisor, Eves Valley Sawmill, Nelson
[Ph.# withheld] [Name withheld], Owner-Manager, Ray Pyers Ltd, Nelson