Cafeteria assistants have a lot on their plate as there are a number of duties that they need to perform. Because there is food involved, hygiene issues are to be considered as well.

Candidates applying for this position need to write a cover letter for cafeteria assistant resume that tells the employer that they are jack of all trades!

The following example will assist you in your covering letter writing process.



Cafeteria Assistant Cover Letter Sample


78 N. 5th Street
Shingle Springs, CA 89252
(999) 999-9201
clive.1 @ email . com

July 27, 2015

Mr. John Albert
Senior Manager HRM
Buckeye Union School District
548 Some Street
Shingle Springs, CA 89965


Dear Mr. Albert:

It is with great pleasure that I am applying for the position of Cafeteria Assistant at the Buckeye Union School District. With me skills and experience in meal preparation, customer service and cashiering, I will be able to work effectively for your school’s cafe. Please refer to the enclosed resume which will give you an idea of how I can contribute to the cafeteria of your school district.

I have obtained on-the-job training at my present place of work to perform duties of a cafeteria assistant in the most efficient way. I am able to handle foodstuff in accordance to sanitary rules and regulations. My skills include; helping the chef with chopping and washing vegetables and meat, making salads and helping with making sandwiches along with preparing salad dressings. I also have a demonstrated ability to dispose off  leftover food in a safe manner. Additionally, I have a track record of managing incoming supplies and invoices and maintaining inventory. Moreover, I am highly skilled in the cleaning and sanitation of the cafeteria as well.

As a reliable and proactive cafeteria worker, I would like to meeting with you to discuss my qualifications mentioned on my resume. I will be available on my cell phone at (999) 999-9201 all day and will call you after the weekend in order to set an interview date.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Clive Owens

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