Writing a great typist resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Aimee Bruenger

aimee.bruenger@gmail.com | (473) 851-5376 | Rockford, IL


I have over 1 year of experience as a typist. I am an expert in Microsoft Word and can type 60 words per minute. I have a strong attention to detail and always ensure that my work is accurate. I am also experienced in data entry and can efficiently handle large amounts of information.


Senior Typist at Typist, ILMar 2022 - Present

  • Completed daily tasks with 100% accuracy.
  • Maintained a typing speed of 60 wpm with 0 errors.
  • Trained 2 new employees on proper office procedures and software usage.
  • Organized and filed 500 documents in the correct order.
  • Answered customer inquiries via phone and email within 24 hours.

Typist at , ILAug 2021 - Jan 2022

  • Transcribed an average of 80 pages per day.
  • Accurately typed 98% of all documents.
  • Maintained a typing speed of 60 words per minute.
  • Created and formatted spreadsheets, presentations, and reports.
  • Assisted with data entry and records management.


High School Diploma at Highland Park High School, ILAug 2016 - May 2021

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.


  • Typing
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • Access
  • Outlook

Melva Stuth

melva.stuth@gmail.com | (644) 559-7143 | Charleston, SC


I am a professional typist with over 1 year of experience. I have worked in a variety of settings, including law firms, medical offices, and corporate environments. I have an excellent typing speed and accuracy rate, and I am comfortable using a variety of software programs. In addition to my typing skills, I also possess strong organizational abilities and attention to detail.


Senior Typist at Company 1: The Typist Company, SCMar 2022 - Present

  • Led team of 4 typists to complete data entry project 2 weeks ahead of schedule.
  • Trained 3 new employees in data entry and office procedures.
  • Completed 10,000 keystrokes per hour with 99% accuracy.
  • Maintained filing system for all company documents.
  • Answered phone calls and directed inquiries to appropriate staff member.

Typist at Company 2: The Typist Shop, SCAug 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Typed 50 words per minute with 98% accuracy.
  • Maintained a high level of productivity despite frequent interruptions.
  • Demonstrated excellent customer service skills by handling difficult inquiries in a professional manner.
  • Proactively took initiative to learn new tasks and improve job performance.
  • Recognized by supervisor for outstanding attendance and punctuality.


High School Diploma at Dorman High SchoolSep 2016 - May 2021

I've learned how to read, write, and do math.


  • Typing
  • Microsoft Office
  • Google Docs
  • Data Entry
  • 10-Key Touch Typing
  • Transcription
  • Proofreading

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