Are you facing problems in obtaining a job as a cook despite of your high qualifications and skills? Well, maybe you are presenting yourself in a wrong way. A well-written cover letter can help you in this regard. It should be written to highlight your culinary skills and experiences explicitly.

Cook Cover Letter Tips

Follow these 3 tips which will help you write a good cover letter for Cook Resume:

1. Customize your relevant background specifically to the needs of prospective employer.

2. Mention your cooking as well as customer service skills.

3. Show your enthusiasm to work for a specific employer.


Cook Cover Letter Sample 1


Logan Oldman

2450 New Street, Henrico, VA 66252
(000) 333-0212, logan @ email . com

May 2, 2016

Ms. Charlene Murray
Manager Human Resource
627 Derbyshire Road
Henrico, VA 66252


Dear Ms. Murray:

As a passionate culinary professional who has exceptional knife skills, I would like to work for Hyatt in the role of a Cook.

Through my hands-on experiences, I developed expertise in preparing different kinds of food in a cost effective manner. Particularly, I am competent at cooking Asian, French, Italian and Lebanese cuisines. I have a track record of maintaining quality standards in the preparation of foods following established recipes and protocols.

My cooking expertise has saved my employers costs. As a cook, I ensured quality and safety standards for food preparation and service. I saved $15000 per week by introducing effective food portioning techniques. I am eager to bring the same commitment and skills in food preparation, quality maintenance and safe handling.

I look forward to meeting with you, Ms. Murray, and will give you a follow-up call next week. Please contact me at (000) 222-1201 if you need further information regarding my candidacy.

Thank you very much for your time and consideration.




Logan Oldman

(Enc: Resume)


Cook Cover Letter Sample 2


69 Example Street
Pensacola, FL 23698

May 2, 2016

Ms. Sara Chris,
Human Resources Manager
Baptist Health Care
44 New Horizon Street
Pensacola, FL 21014


Dear Ms. Chris:

I am eager to join Baptist Health Care as a Cook because it offers demanding yet rewarding work environment. My past experiences in culinary industry would enable me to make nutritious and delicious foods at your facility. My food cooking and serving skills coupled with my enthusiasm to assist others and learn from experiences, make me an exceptional candidate for the Cook position at Baptist Health Care.

I have a track record of preparing a range of food in keeping with the recipes specifications and accurate portioning. Besides culinary tasks, I am known for adhering to strict safety and hygiene guidelines. Specifically, I am adept at:

• Weighing, measuring, and assembling ingredients
• Operating a range of utensils and kitchen equipment
• Cleaning work areas and equipment

The enclosed resume will further highlight my skills and qualifications. I look forward to interviewing with you to discuss the match between your needs and my cooking skills. I will call you after 6 days to confirm the receipt of my application. In the interim, if you require and additional information, please do not hesitate to contact me at (000) 999-1234.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Emily Johnson

Enc. Resume