Position Overview

Bank tellers work in financial institutions where their job is to manage routine financial transactions. Banks tellers need to hold at least a high school diploma or GED in order to obtain employment.

Since this is a highly skilled position, people seeking an entry level position as a bank teller will need to ensure that they make a good first impression when creating a resume.


See also: Bank Teller Objectives


Bank Teller Resume Sample No Experience


Lillian Parker

529 Fisherking Drive, 66663
(505) 555-5555, Email

OBJECTIVE: To obtain a position as a Bank Teller at the Bank of America utilizing skills and training in cash handling and ability to provide direct customer services in effective manner.


Richmond City College – Las Vegas, NV | 2013
AS in Accounting and Finance


• Able to count cash speedily and accurately
• Good understanding of specialized banking tasks such as preparing cashier’s checks and exchanging foreign currency
• Functional knowledge of receiving and verifying loan payments and utility bill payments
• Solid know-how of recording transactions promptly and in compliance with the bank’s policies and procedures
• Excellent comprehension of balancing currency, cash and checks


• Customer services
• Communication
• Accuracy and attention to detail
• Stress toleration
• Judgment and problem solving


• MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel
• MS Outlook
• Email and Internet
• Basic math skills


Intern | HSBC – Las Vegas, NV | Summer 2013

• Assisted in counting the cash in drawer at the start of shift
• Accepted checks, cash, and other forms of payment from customers
• Answered questions from customers regarding their accounts
• Assisted in preparation of specialized types of funds, such as pay orders and traveler’s checks


• Member of the school business club
• Member of the school baseball team
• President of the school drama club


• Performed Big Sister duties for the Children’s Hospital during the summer of 2010