Sample Resume Objective Statements for HS Students

Sample Objective Statements for High School Student Resume

  • “I want to obtain a responsible and challenging position with a progressive company where my talent and ability will have valuable application and utilization of my opportunity for advancement of the firm.”
  • If some goals are in motion: “Responsible high school student with a genuine love for animals seeking part-time employment with a veterinary hospital to better understand animals and their owners in preparation for veterinary school.”
  • “To obtain a position that will further develop my skills as a good team player in a broadcast setting.”
  • “Seeking for a responsible and interesting position as a Child Care worker.”
  • “To obtain an entry-level editing position in a large publishing company.”
  • “To secure a full-time executive sales position in the advertising industry.”
  • “To obtain a professional position within medical sales.”

Sample Retail Objectives

  • For a general retail position: “To gain an understanding of how to provide good customer service and to obtain knowledge of the day-to-day operations of (industry/type of service).”
  • “Reliable and mature high school senior seeking a part-time retail sales position with a youth-oriented clothing environment to gain experience and insight into the fashion industry for a future career in fashion and design.”
  • “Seeking an Entry Level Position that will further develop my skills as a good team player in a Retail Industry.”
  • “An Entry Level position in the Retail Industry.”
  •  “Reliable and mature high school junior seeking a part-time retail position.”
  • “A Challenging position as a Customer Service Representative in a department store setting.”

Sample Construction Objective

Construction objective statements should include specifics about skills that you bring to the company. These may include experience building homes, office buildings, or large-scale projects, or perhaps special certifications or training in various fields, like plumbing or welding.

  •  “Construction worker with electrician license seeks position with company building residential homes."

Sample Food Services Objective

It doesn't matter if you're applying for your first job or your fiftieth job—include an objective. Students seeking food services job should still consider including an objective. A sample waiter or waitress objective may read:

  • "Server position where I can use my customer service skills to enhance the customer's dining experience."