Industrial engineers work in the manufacturing arena where they are expected to determine diverse ways of increasing productivity in terms of labor, technology, materials and other matters governing the industry.

They study requirements and ensure that each requirement is met with in a manner befitting the optimizing of manufacturing. It is important to have a degree in industrial engineering to be able to meet the demands of this work appropriately.

If you are a fresh engineering graduate, the following cover letter will assist you obtaining your first job.


Sample Cover Letter for Entry Level Industrial Engineer


38 Union Hill Road
Loretto, TN 88333

December 15, 2014

Mr. Isaac Asimov
Manager Human Resources
Ace Industries
49 Warren Lane
Loretto, TN 89222


Dear Mr. Asimov:

Ever since I complete my degree in industrial engineering from Tennessee State University, I have been looking for an appropriate position to apply my skills and expertise in a real time environment. My demonstrated knowledge of Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering principles and techniques coupled with excellent planning, organizational, and analytical skills makes me an ideal candidate for this position.

As indicated in the enclosed resume, I am particularly effective in:

✔ Assisting the development of new products
✔ Monitoring the manufacturing processes at the plants to improve product yields
✔ Helping in new product and process implementation
✔ Troubleshooting technical and manufacturing problems

Furthermore, I am a good problem solver, which is my main asset, and able to apply statistical methods to optimize manufacturing processes and production standards. Moreover, I have deep knowledge of raw material allocation and procurement. In order to maximize efficiency, I can use a number of tools and equipment to manage appropriate productivity.

I am very interested in this position and would like to discuss it in more detail with you. I may be contacted on the telephone number given in this cover letter. To follow-up, I will contact you after 6 working days.

Thank you for considering my application.



Jack Evans
Cell: (999) 999-3210
Email: jack @ email . com

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