Dental technicians do not work directly with dental patients. Their main responsibility is to make dental devices for teeth which may include dentures, bridges, crowns and even fabricated teeth.
This is a highly technical work and requires the individual to be well trained in this type of dental work.
Here is an example of a cover letter that you might use if you are thinking of applying for this job.
Related: Dental Technician Resume
Sample Cover Letter for Dental Technician Position
3466 August Ct.
San Diego, CA 55553
March 16, 2014
Mr. Ken Bendares
9011 Via Nuez
San Diego, CA 55563
Dear Mr. Bendares:
I was skimming through the want-ads in Daily Mail when I came across your advertisement for the position of a Dental Technician at Dental Aesthetics. As an experienced individual who is passionate about dental work and the related aesthetics, I am confident that I possess the expertise and knowledge that will prove to be a continuing contribution to your office.
According to the listing, you require an experienced and dedicated dental professional. I am an absolute fit to your requirements because I have worked as a dental technician for five years. I am comfortable with following detailed work orders and prescriptions from a dentist in order to create a dental appliance. Moreover, I am highly skilled in mixing plaster, covering molds and frameworks, molding all types of dental fixtures and utilizing dental framing apparatus effectively. All of these strengths would make me a valuable asset to your company.
The enclosed resume contains details of my relevant achievements and how I my expertise would be beneficial to you particularly. I am eager to meet with you to discuss my candidature in detail. I will call you after four working days to inquire for an interview. Should you need to contact me in the mean time, I will be available at (010) 303-3333.
Thank you for your time and consideration.