54 Basic Resume Templates
We have 54 basic resume templates – 28 are simple and traditional, and 26 are specifically designed to beat resume Applicant Tracking Systems. Use these templates to apply for jobs in traditional fields: banking, accounting, law, science. These resume samples are very classic and traditional, mostly black and white or just with a touch of color.
Classic elegant layout with page and title borders to add a touch of originality. Terrific mutli-purpose traditional sample that will work well for any industry
Size: 20 KB Downloads: 488,370 Filename: 58-Traditional-Elegance.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-14 20:00:00 / 6550
Traditional, two-page layout with profile picture and standard bullet points. All business here for executives, directors, professors, or managers.
Size: 44 KB Downloads: 260,291 Filename: 176-Button-Down.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-08 17:16:00 / 6116
Simple, clear, transparent resume design for a one-page basic resume.
Size: 19 KB Downloads: 81,563 Filename: 279-Goldfish-Bowl.docx Uploaded: 2014-09-19 17:48:00 / 7455
Traditional template style with bulleted lists for job descriptions and three-column key skills section with bold titles. Investment banker, financial planner, lawyer, or university professor shine in this sample.
Size: 23 KB Downloads: 42,611 Filename: 238-Economic.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-09 22:33:00 / 6400
An elegant design that has a touch of a night at the theatre, with you as the opening act.
Size: 21 KB Downloads: 40,795 Filename: 54-Performance.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-06 19:08:00 / 5695
Perfect template for doctoral and master's candidates, professors, and engineering or scientific professionals. Two-page format with brow headers and multiple sections for honors, publications, research, and more.
Size: 22 KB Downloads: 31,370 Filename: 203-Ivy-League.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-09 19:18:00 / 6283
Sky Blue Skills Highlight
Sky blue section headers and light gray titles add design touch. Two-column, open arrowhead meters to showcase your skill expertise. IT, customer service, or engineering.
Size: 29 KB Downloads: 30,409 Filename: 272-Skills-Highlight.doc Uploaded: 2014-05-13 20:54:00 / 6514
Great template for recent graduates, those returning to work force or have a few years of experience. Two-page allows for many sections. Thin section lines and open circles with middle dots for bullet points add creative touch.
Size: 25 KB Downloads: 29,551 Filename: 205-Sprouting.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-09 19:25:00 / 6290
Gray shading and blue lines add subtle design touch in this traditional sample. Two-column key competence list, paragraph descriptions, and two-page layout offer lots of space for all of your information.
Size: 26 KB Downloads: 26,220 Filename: 183-Seasoned.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-08 17:51:00 / 6138
Very plain, minimalist style. Clear headings covering everything that the reader needs to know. Good for black and white printing.
Size: 29 KB Downloads: 25,189 Filename: 13-Plain-Linear.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-06 11:29:00 / 4937
Great for black and white printing. No fuss – does the job. Very simple minimalistic design with a vertical divider to separate headings and main content.
Size: 17 KB Downloads: 24,984 Filename: 31-Plain-Divider.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-06 17:12:00 / 5623
Creative mix of serif section titles and sans serif descriptions with italicized objective/profile area. Great template for entry and mid-level professionals as well as new graduates.
Size: 20 KB Downloads: 21,087 Filename: 240-Font-Appeal.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-09 22:39:00 / 6406
Ready for More
Two-page layout with offset profile picture and dashed lines to separate sections. Gray stars used for bullet points. Take the step from junior to senior level with this sample.
Size: 29 KB Downloads: 20,359 Filename: 211-Ready-for-More.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-09 19:45:00 / 6318
Very traditional black and white. Diamond bullet points give this sample a legal feel.
Size: 35 KB Downloads: 18,236 Filename: 46-Traditional.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-06 18:19:00 / 5671
Bold and italic fonts for section headings and titles. Paragraph descriptions and key word clouds to promote yourself. Classic resume template.
Size: 28 KB Downloads: 17,488 Filename: 100-Classic-Plain.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-07 21:12:00 / 5845
Traditional template with bold headings, square bullets for each point, and full-page one column format. Lots of area in this sample for detailed descriptions and all of your experience.
Size: 30 KB Downloads: 16,321 Filename: 190-Proficient.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-08 18:18:00 / 6159
Serif font type and conventional layout in this sample good for paralegal, librarian, nurses, and office staff. Bold type faces, thin section line dividers, and open bullets give formal feel.
Size: 23 KB Downloads: 12,342 Filename: 113-Legal.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-08 12:04:00 / 5914
Block sections with thin divider lines and bold headers. Universal layout great for corporate, creative, or labor industry professionals.
Size: 23 KB Downloads: 12,302 Filename: 187-Time-Honored.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-08 18:08:00 / 6150
Keep It Simple
Traditional resume template. Bold headings and bulleted lists with lots of space for many sections to fill up the page.
Size: 17 KB Downloads: 10,522 Filename: 71-Keep-It-Simple.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-06 20:11:00 / 5742
Spotlight on Achievements
Excellent skills resume sample for the career changer or those with much experience in one industry. Showcase your career achievements with checkbox bullet points and descriptions along with a three-column format for skill sets.
Size: 21 KB Downloads: 7,296 Filename: 217-Spotlight-on-Achievements.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-09 20:26:00 / 6336
Bare Bones Minimalistic
A traditional looking resume with lots of white space, making it a very easy read.
Size: 23 KB Downloads: 7,007 Filename: 49-Bare-Bones-Minimalistic.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-06 18:27:00 / 5680
Completely centered format for this template engage the reader's attention. Bold headings and titles spotlight key strengths.
Size: 23 KB Downloads: 6,671 Filename: 192-Essence.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-08 18:23:00 / 6165
Big and Bold
Plain black and white format but the big, bold lettering gives it impact and has a very modern look.
Size: 20 KB Downloads: 6,670 Filename: 48-Big-and-Bold.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-06 18:24:00 / 5677
Star bullet points list your accomplishments and experiences. Thin margins allow for detailed descriptions. Perfect sample for lab technicians, nurses, sales and retail professionals.
Size: 20 KB Downloads: 6,386 Filename: 173-Star-Showing.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-08 17:08:00 / 6107
Smaller margins and bulleted points give you plenty of room to detail your qualifications and experiences. The dual arrows and dashed lines add a design touch without being flashy.
Size: 19 KB Downloads: 5,598 Filename: 77-Centred-Traditional.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-06 20:31:00 / 5761
This example shows what can be achieved just by using columns to structure content. You can squeeze a lot of information in on a single line while keeping the layout simple and clean.
Size: 17 KB Downloads: 4,002 Filename: 30-Clean-Columns.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-06 11:49:00 / 4989
Excellent resume style to include all of your performances, exhibitions, and credits. Motivational and public speakers, advertising sales manager, and fine arts professors benefit with this one.
Size: 25 KB Downloads: 2,375 Filename: 188-Credited.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-08 18:11:00 / 6153
Perfect template for actors, artists, writers, or directors. Sectioned lists for film or writing credits, appearances, honors, and education/training.
Size: 25 KB Downloads: 1,865 Filename: 184-Headliners-List.docx Uploaded: 2014-05-08 17:56:00 / 6141
Goldfish Bowl Gdoc
Visually concise layout that makes space for a wide range of information on work history, education, awards and skills. Ideal for those candidates who have a lot of information to convey but who want to keep their resume to a single page.
Size: 244 B Downloads: 198 Filename: 279 Goldfish Bowl Resume Template - Hloom.com.gdoc Uploaded: 2016-11-23 18:15:00 / 12451
Traditional Elegance Gdoc
Clean, simple and professional layout that emphasizes education. Perfect for recent graduates with a short work history who want to highlight their academic accomplishments.
Size: 244 B Downloads: 164 Filename: 58 Traditional Elegance Resume Template - Hloom.com.gdoc Uploaded: 2016-11-23 18:14:00 / 12443
Straightforward chronological format with emphasis on biographical information; well-suited for professionals with a long work history and qualifications to highlight.
Size: 244 B Downloads: 142 Filename: 176 Button-Down Resume Template - Hloom.com.gdoc Uploaded: 2016-11-23 18:02:00 / 12394