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Vancouver is a vibrant place to work.
So much so that Vancouver is frequently featured in the top five on worldwide “Best Cities to Live” lists.
Everyone wants to work here. So, how do you get noticed in a competitive job market?
Start by hiring a great Vancouver resume writer!
Job searching isn’t like it was ten years ago, or even five. Your resume has six seconds to impress a potential employer.
With a great resume writer on your side, prepare to make a lasting impression.
We have sorted through the many Vancouver resume writing services to list the top resume writers near you.
Best Vancouver Resume Writers
How We Choose Winners
Each of the Vancouver resume services below was reviewed by a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) taking into consideration the following:
The cost of the service compared to other Vacouver resume writers.
The speed at which the resume is completed.
Overall experience, awards, and certifications.
The design, style, and overall look of the resume.
Guarantees, number of edits, and reviews.
This list was hand-curated to serve all industries, professions, and career levels. While many of the writers on this list are from Vancouver, these services are virtually available whether you are in Vancouver, Victoria, Penticton, Kelowna, Kamloops, Prince George, or any other British Columbia city.
Average Vancouver Resume Cost
Vancouver Resume Writer Reviews
Find My Profession
Find My Profession is much more than a Vancouver resume writing service. They are a global company whose work has been featured on sites like Forbes, Inc., Zety, Fast Company, and more.
Their elite resume writing team has experience in 85+ industries and professions. This allows them to assign you a professional writer based on your unique background and experience. Every resume also includes a 1-on-1 phone consultation with your writer.
They have successfully landed their clients positions at companies like Apple, Amazon, EA, Oracle, GM, Facebook, DoJ, Morgan Stanley, and Tesla just to name a few.
Find My Profession has 650+ 5-star reviews and offers a 60-day interview guarantee. Every resume created is Applicant Tracking System (ATS) compatible and highly customized to meet your specific needs.
You will work one-on-one with an elite and certified resume writer in the United States. Find My Profession commits to working with each client until they are 100% satisfied. Don’t worry about having a limited number of edits or a set amount of time with your writer.
Find My Profession is a virtual company headquartered in the US. While they are extremely well versed in writing effective resumes for the Vancouver job market, they don’t have an office for in-person visits.
5/5 based on 124 Google reviews
5/5 based on 35 Facebook reviews
5/5 based on 8 BBB reviews
4.9/5 based on 304 Trustpilot reviews
4.7/5 based on 255 Sitejabber reviews
Check out some of our 5-star reviews:
H. S. on April 11, 2022
Top Shelf Service
I used one of the Find My Profession writers to clean up and modernize my personal documents. The level of knowledge and know-how was stellar. The response was prompt and timely. The writer delivered the product on time and with quality. I was extremely pleased with this service and paid a fraction of what other services charge for similar products and support.
C. B. on May 2, 2022
[Writer] was a pleasure to work with. This was a great experience and investment in myself and career. I always feel overwhelmed by creating or updating my resume and I had no idea how to create one that was suitable for today’s automated analysis used by HR departments. I struggle to find the best words to describe what I do and what I like/dislike. In one phone call [Writer] was able to listen to me blather on and craft my experiences into an outstanding package.
M. J. on October 15, 2021
[Writer] created an eye-popping & creative resume tailored to my individual needs after carefully reviewing my transitional situation with me. I am extremely happy with how she crafted my beautiful resume for my specific needs. [Writer] was very professional, personable and provided me very honest and direct feedback and insight. Lastly, she kept her promises on resume delivery and follow-up timing – great communication that assured me I was in good hands.
F. J. on July 15, 2021
I Will 100% Be Back
I approached hiring Find My Profession as an investment in my future and it ABSOLUTELY paid off. [Writer] was attentive, responsive, and highly professional. After meeting with me to discuss my career history, she put my work into words that helped me shine in my job search. I’m recommending this service to everyone I know and I will 100% be back when I need this service again.
K. M. on March 1, 2022
I Am 110% Satisfied
[Writer] provided exactly what I wanted. I am 110% satisfied with the completed project which includes a resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn Profile. It was completed in the time frame that was agreed upon, and delivered more than I was expecting. Do not bother looking anywhere else, [Writer] is wicked awesome and a true professional!
C. S. on June 21, 2022
On the same day I received the final resume draft, I applied to a few jobs and got an interview request the next day.
Careers by Design
Careers by Design is a widely recognized career coaching and resume service provider in Canada. They have been featured in many national media outlets like CBC, CTV, Global, and The Globe & Mail. The company was founded in 2005 by Shirin Khamisa. Shirin has a team of experienced resume writers in Toronto.
You can see all their resume writers on the website and choose accordingly. Also, you will have 30 days to request edits after receiving the draft resume.
Careers by Design is primarily a career coaching service. Resume writing is a secondary service. Also, there are no resume samples for you to review on the site.
4/5 based on 5 Yelp reviews
5/5 based on 1 Yellow Pages review
4.9/5 based on 154 Google reviews
Docherty Career Management Inc.
Docherty Career Management Inc., on Richards Street, is run by Ken Docherty. Ken is a multi-certified, award-winning resume writer with 20+ years of experience. He was the first resume writer in Canada to be asked to join the Forbes Coaches’ Council and earn the Certified Master Resume Writer (CMRW) credential.
Ken writes all resumes himself. He has recruiting and staffing agency experience so he knows what recruiters want to see on a resume. There are resume samples on the website to review.
The revision process is not explained on the website and interview guarantees are not offered. The resume packages come with a cover letter, whether you need one or not.
4.9/5 based on 18 Google reviews
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FutureWorks is owned by experienced resume writer, Dorothy Keenan. She has over 25 years of experience in the career industry of British Columbia. On top of that, Dorothy is well-trained in counseling psychology and human resources. She is also an Advanced Resume Writer and Certified Resume Strategist.
Dorothy directly works with all clients. You can review several resume samples on the website spanning multiple industries. All the resume packages include three one-hour consulting sessions to help you gain confidence.
FutureWorks sometimes has a waitlist. If you need a quick turnaround time, you’ll need to contact the service to see if it’s possible. Due to the coaching sessions and added documents, the packages are pricier than other services.
5/5 based on 8 Google reviews
5/5 based on 1 Yelp reviews
Career HD has written resumes for over 4000 clients from 60+ industries. Their resume writing team has 35+ years of combined resume writing experience. CareerHD’s offices are situated in Vancouver, Toronto, and Richmond Hill. Their clients have landed jobs at Google, IBM, Amazon, and Microsoft.
The service offers a personalized approach and modern ATS optimized resumes. About 98% percent of their clients land interviews within 90 days of receiving CareerHD services.
The unlimited revision period is only for two weeks. The resume packages come with a cover letter and thank you letter templates whether you need them or not.
5/5 based on 1 Yellow Pages review
4.9/5 based on 69 Google reviews
3.8/5 based on 2 Trustpilot reviews
Channel Resume is owned by Milton Kiang, a former legal executive recruiter. He is a member of the Professional Association of Resume Writers & Career Coaches (PARWCC) and The National Resume Writers’ Association (NRWA). Milton also frequently writes on business and career topics for local and national media.
Milton Kiang’s resume writing process includes an in-person meeting for both the discovery meeting and to go over your completed resume. There are resume samples you can review on the website.
Channel Resume doesn’t offer any interview guarantees with the resume service. The revision process isn’t explained on the website. As a standalone resume package, this service is on the high-end.
5/5 based on 30 Google reviews
5/5 based on 2 Facebook reviews
Flourish Career Consulting
Flourish Career Consulting is led by Vida Thompson. Vida has a decade of experience in HR and recruiting as well as a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) certification. She serves a variety of industries, including IT, healthcare, engineering, marketing, HR, and law.
If you are undecided, you can test the waters with Vida’s free resume review. Vida promises to work on revisions to ensure you are completely satisfied. You also have the option to meet with her in-person in Vancouver.
Some resume samples on the website would have been helpful. Also, resume writing is not Vida’s sole focus. She also offers marketing and web development services.
5/5 based on 16 Google reviews
5/5 based on 2 Facebook reviews
SkyHigh Resumes on West Broadway is run by Alison Marie. Alison has been writing resumes for the last 10 years. Prior to that, she worked in the field of corporate recruiting for 15 years. She has a small team of professional resume writers who also have a background in HR and recruiting.
The company has included quite a few sample resumes for different career levels on the website. Also, the resume packages offer unlimited revisions for 7 days. Specifics about the resume writing team are on the website.
There may be a wait time to begin the service based on their availability. Their rush service is 3 business days and is not always available. This service may not be a good option if you need your resume very quickly.
4.7/5 based on 41 Google reviews
Vancouver Resume Services Inc.
Vancouver Resume Services Inc. is a resume service highly specialized in the Vancouver job market. They have a team experienced in HR and recruitment. Their website states that about 98% of their clients secure interviews within 90 days of receiving their services.
You can upload your resume to their website for a free review. The goal of Vancouver Resume Services is to make sure you are satisfied and get more interviews.
The website offers no resume samples for you to review. Also, they do not provide any details about the individual resume writers on the team or the writing process.
5/5 based on 2 Google reviews
Mistry Resume is run by Satish Mistry. Satish is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW). Based in Surrey, Satish has served Vancouver and all of British Columbia since 2017. He writes resumes and provides interview coaching to all levels of professionals. He also offers a 90-day interview guarantee.
The company offers lots of resume packages depending on the level of your career. The entry-level packages are very affordable. This can be a great choice for candidates applying for their first jobs.
The executive-level resumes packages are the most costly among the services on our list. Also, there are no resume samples for you to review on the website.
5/5 based on 8 Google reviews
Previous Years Winners
Resume Writing Winners (2021)
Find My Profession, Careers by Design, Docherty Career Management Inc., FutureWorks, Career HD, Channel Resume, Flourish Career Consulting, SkyHigh Resumes, Vancouver Resume Services Inc., Mistry Resume