Applying to General Dynamics
It All Starts Here
You’ve heard the buzz about Life at GD and are ready to apply, so now what? Here are some handy tips on setting up a profile and standing out!
Build Your Profile and Send In Your Resume
Within each job description, you’ll see a button that says “Apply for this job online.”
You will then create a personal profile. This profile is your go-to account for:
Uploading and editing your resume
Reviewing your application status
Applying for other positions of interest
Resume Best Practices
On average, our team spends 3-5 minutes reviewing each resume. Here are some best practices to keep in mind while customizing your resume for our consideration:
- Consider a cover letter or professional summary: A well-written letter, or professional summary on your profile can help set you apart from other candidates.
- Tighten your resume: Try to keep your resume two pages or less, relevancy is key.
- Review before sending: This simple, but necessary step, will help you notice any errors or repetition. Plus, it will give you a general idea of how your experience may be perceived.
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