Australia’s Highest Quality Resumes & Technical Content

We are experts at clearly defining your value proposition, so you get the interviews, direct approaches or business you truly desire.

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A comprehensive, obligation-free and 100% confidential health check of your resume. We provide written detail on how your resume matches up to the essential criteria of a high-performing resume for your sector.

Oil & Gas, Mining, Refining, Civil & Renewables Specialist

Our understanding of highly technical and specialised roles, combined with many years’ experience in senior internal recruiter roles within Rio Tinto, Lihir Gold, QGC, Origin Energy & Senex, means your resume will outshine the rest.

Horizon Resume Solutions
Oil & Gas, Mining, Refining, Civil & Renewables Resume Writer, Interview Coach & Technical Website Content Writer.

Servicing all of Australia

Horizon Resume Solutions writes the highest quality resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn pages, technical website content, capability statements, position descriptions and leadership profiles money can buy for the oil and gas, mining and minerals processing, civil infrastructure, and renewable energy sectors. That’s why we’re one of the most respected energy and resources resume writers in Australia.

Horizon Resume Solutions are experts at clearly defining your value proposition, so you get the interviews, direct approaches or business you truly desire.

Whether you’re in upstream, downstream, onshore or offshore oil and gas, minerals mining, processing or refining, civil or commercial construction, renewable or conventional energy, our +20 years of in-house and agency recruitment and ATS (Applicant Tracking System) expertise ensure you get the best resume and technical content possible. And we work to impeccable standards of ethics, so we brand you 100% honestly to ensure you can back everything up in interview or business development meeting.

We’ve created high-performing resumes and technical content for thousands of professionals including (but not limited to):

  • C-Suite Executive (CEO, COO, CCO, CFO, CTO, CHRM), VP, MD, GM, Project Director
  • Onshore or Offshore Construction, Commissioning, Maintenance, Operations or Workshop Manager, Superintendent or Supervisor
  • All disciplines of Engineer including E&I, Control Systems, Mechanical, Subsea, SURF, Reservoir, Drilling and Completions, Pipeline, Production, Process/Chemical, Process Safety, Environmental, Geologist and Geophysicist, and from Graduate to Engineering Manager
  • Offshore Installation Manager, DOCM, Bell Diving Supervisor, Chief Engineer, Marine Engineer, Integrated Rating, ROV Superintendent, ROV Pilot Technician, Rig Manager, Driller, Derrickman, and Roughneck
  • All disciplines of tradesperson including Electrician, INLEC Technician, Diesel Fitter, Mechanical Fitter, Pipe Fitter, Plumber, Boilermaker, Welder and Carpenter, and from Apprentice to Superintendent
  • Project Manager, Project Engineer, PMO, Contracts and Procurement Manager, Engineer or Officer, and Project Controls Specialist (Estimator, Planner, Scheduler, Cost Engineer)
  • Operator/Maintainer, Process Technician, Operations INLEC, CCR/DCS/Panel Operator, PTW Coordinator, and Isolation Officer
  • IRATA Rope Access Technician and all classes of Crane Operator, Rigger and Scaffolder
  • QA/QC Manager, QA/QC Inspector, International Welding Inspector
  • HSSE Manager or Advisor, Land Access Manager or Advisor
  • HR Manager or Advisor, and Administrator (Site, Technical or Team)
  • Engineering, Consulting and Project Management Companies, Earthmoving Companies, Project Controls Companies, and Environmental Management Companies

This is all for job applications or tender submissions to companies including (but not limited to):

Keyword  Optimisation Specialists

Keyword optimisation is critical in getting past ATS’s (Applicant Tracking Systems). Horizon Resume Solutions are the only resume writer in Australia to have actually been on internal implementation and training teams for 2 of the biggest and best ATS systems in the world; PageUp and Taleo. These are used by FMG, BHP, Rio Tinto, Oil Search, QRail, Origin Energy, UGL, CPB, Thiess, Orica, Downer, Tesla, Siemens, Linfox, NAB, and many more. We’ve also managed them daily for many years inside Rio Tinto Alcan (Gove Operations), Lihir Gold and Origin Energy, so we truly know how to keyword optimise.

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What our clients say...

"There are not enough words to describe my appreciation to Chris for the excellent work he achieved on modifying my CV, rarely these days do you come across someone who is talented at both the big picture ideas and executing the small detail. I was delighted with the presentation and especially appreciated his suggested modifications, the extra time and effort he put into the document including my cover letter and LinkedIn profile were certainly worth it.

Chris builds strong relationships and ensures successful outcomes in a professional and timely manner I was particularly impressed with continual communication throughout the process something I have never had before in revamping my CV the final outcome was awesome so much so that on finalisation of my cover letter and CV and submitting to four advertised positions in my field I was invited to the whole four interview's and successfully signed a wonderful contract.

I believe strongly this came about by Chris highlighting my strengths and experiences and covering all aspects of my qualifications in my field. Chris has gone way above my expectations in completing my cover letter and resume not to mention my now professional LinkedIn profile that matches all my documentation, I have no hesitation in highly recommending Chris to one and all for the professional delivery of resume writing services. Thanks Chris"

Raymond Pearce - Senior Cranes & Rigging SME Supervisor, UGL

"I was so happy with my resume update I had an extra version written to target different industries and had my linkedin profile updated to tie them both in.

Very professional, prompt, with free interview coaching and industry insight thrown in. Satisfied customer."

Jason de Plater - Lift Installation Fitter & Trade Qualified Fitter & Machinist - Energy, Resources & Manufacturing

"From the initial consultation right through until the finished product the professionalism, knowledge and attention to detail shown by Chris has been second to none.

I gave him a rough self-made resume and what came back from him far exceeded my expectations and the quality far exceeded any resume I've seen. I would recommend Horizon Recruitment Solutions to anybody, thanks again Chris."

Dan Foster - Instrument Technician, Energy & Resources

"I found Chris to well versed in the creation of the criteria specific CV he compiled for me.

Even though I knew my achievements & qualifications, Chris manage to compile a clearly descriptive text that accurately captured this in an easy to read compact format that I can present for opportunities & there becoming a valuable asset to my business & career prospects."

Anthony Peterson - SMP & Civil Construction Superintendent

"I engaged Chris to review and re-write my resume. I was very impressed with Chris work, he showed a great deal of knowledge in the oil and gas sector and the final product was very professional.

Chris exceeded my expectations in all respects and his fee was well worth it."

Simon Smith - Senior Contracts Engineer

"Great service, efficient and professional. The knowledge and experience Chris has in the industry definitely show when you read the final document. Highly recommended."

Ben O'Connell - Senior Process and Production Technician

"I found Chris's manner and approach to potential clients exemplary. He does not force people to use his services, rather, he makes recommendations to potential clients on their resumes. His "makeover" of my resume was excellent, and his understanding and technical history makes him one of the "go to" people for anyone in the engineering field looking to spruce up their resume."

Jay Haripersad - Plant Maintenance & Operations Engineer - Energy & Resources

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Our Services


Resume Writing Service

Premium quality resumes that clearly define your value proposition, so you get the interviews you truly desire.


We provide a comprehensive, obligation-free and 100% confidential health check of your resume. Click the button below to get yours now!


Cover Letter Writing

We provide premium quality Cover Letters that get you the interviews you truly desire.


We know how to create cover letters that assist in getting you call-backs and interviews.

LinkedIn Profile Writing

Premium quality LinkedIn Profiles  so you get the approaches by recruiters that you truly desire.


We know how to make your LinkedIn page shine to your best advantage.

That's not all we do!

Our services are for individuals and business operators in the energy and resources sectors.

From intensive one to one interview coaching to writing exceptional technical content for Websites, Position Descriptions or Capability Statements that support your business growth goals, Horizon Resume Solutions is the best in the business.

Getting an interview is one thing, but nailing the interview is something else entirely.

Chris Cannard (our Owner) is a certified “DDI Targeted Selection Administrator,” which means he’s professionally trained in behavioural-based interviewing techniques using STAR (Situation, Task, Action and Result) questions to ascertain real-life examples of candidate backgrounds. He’s trained teams and individual recruiters in Rio Tinto, QGC and Origin Energy, and he’s personally conducted thousands of interviews throughout his career.

Website Content & Capability Statement writing for engineering, construction, project management, projects controls, and HSE contractors & consultants.

Our level of technical industry expertise, combined with the industry relationships we’ve built over many years has resulted in us writing premium quality content, including detailed Capability Statements and key employee profiles/bio’s for company websites.

Leadership Team Profiles for tender submissions, so our clients get the business development opportunities they truly desire.

Ensuring your leaders are profiled with honesty and integrity is key, but there should be a flair behind it so that it is engaging for your audience. We’ve written full resume and 1-page bio’s for C-Suite Executives, MD’s, VP’s, Regional GM’s, BU Managers, Engineering Managers, and more.

Position Descriptions that clearly define role deliverables, so your employees have clarity of responsibilities and expectations.

Whether it’s a C-Suite Executive, Line Manager, Superintendent, Supervisor, Engineer, Tradesperson, Production Technician, Operator/Maintainer Crane Operator, Rigger, Scaffolder, Project Manager, Contracts Administrator, Procurement Officer, Planner/Scheduler, Estimator, HSSE Advisor, QA/QC Inspector, Land Access Advisor, HR Advisor, or something else, we’ve got you covered.