Technical jobs often need on-the-job training which is why most employers hire apprentices to assist them in their work and to learn the trade. An electrician’s apprentice performs a number of support duties such as assisting in electrical maintenance and repair work. Depending on what your individual focus is, working as an apprentice electrician may expose you to working in residential or commercial settings.

To land an Electrician apprenticeship, you need to state your interest through an effective cover letter. Your cover letter for Apprentice Electrician is very important tool to create a good first impression for a prospective employer. Take some time to read the job description in detail and make your great cover letter. This will increase your chances of getting an apprenticeship.

Tip: In your cover letter, focus on your relevant attributes in a bullet form. Employers are inserted to hear what you can deliver as an apprentice, rather than what you expect from the organization.

 

Apprentice Electrician Cover Letter Sample

 

39 West 3rd Street
Budd Lake, NJ 83000

July14, 2013

Mr. Ricky Millard
HR Manager
Arch Electrical Services
837 Shaler Boulevard
Budd Lake, NJ 687392

 

Dear Mr. Millard:

Discovering that Arch Electrical Services is the leader of electrical world, I would like to apply for an electrical apprenticeship at your company. After successfully completion of my Associate Degree in electrical systems, I would like to deliver my knowledge while obtaining some hands-on experience.

As indicated in the enclosed resume, I have a demonstrated ability to lay out most types of electrical systems and familiar with preventative and regular maintenance tasks. Specifically, I am extremely knowledgeable in:
● Repairing and replacing wiring, equipment, and fixtures, by means of hand or power tools
● Testing electrical systems and connection of circuits in electrical wiring
● Installing, bending and painting electrical conduit ensuring aesthetics are met to defined standards
● Preparing materials and tools required to complete the job
● Reading and understanding basic blueprints
● Operating power tools; drills, saws, pullers, and tuggers

Furthermore, I am able to care for material, tools and equipment properly and ability to comply with safe work habits per company safety requirements.

My resume and credentials are enclosed with this letter and will be instrumental in making a decision to hire me. Please call me at (000) 101-1001 to set a time of meeting in order to discuss this in detail.

Thank you for your time and consideration.

 

Sincerely,

(Signature)
Don Johnson

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