A mechanic apprentice’s job is to ensure that smooth functioning of machinery including equipment and vehicles is eminent at all times. This is an assistantship position for entry level candidates who want to pursue their career in this field. This position teach a want-to-be mechanic the tricks and skills that are utilized in this job.
Here is an example of a cover letter for a mechanic apprentice.
90 Garden Meadow Drive
Oregon City, OR 66252
November 17, 2015
Mr. Bernard Shaw
6 Seaman Street
Oregon City, OR 66353
Dear Mr. Shaw:
I am passionate about learning the trade of mechanics which is why I jumped at the opportunity to acquire an apprenticeship at Sonic Automotives when it was advertised in the Sunday News. An enthusiastic individual who has the fervor to acquire a career in mechanics field, I am eager to contribute to the success of Sonic Automotives.
As indicated in your advertisement, this position requires the candidate to perform routine maintenance procedures on all class 7 and 8 diesel equipment. I have some understanding of what this entails and eager to learn more. Moreover, I possess the manual and physical dexterity that is needed to access any area of a particular vehicle or equipment in order to perform various maintenance functions. Additionally, I have some applied knowledge (from working at the school workshop) pertaining to repairing and rebuilding certain parts of equipment systems. I am proficient in understanding the need for safety precautions in this line of work and have the necessary know how of taking them into consideration when performing a task.
Ideally, I would like to work full time with Sonic Automotives once my apprenticeship is done with. I am confident that you will be contended hiring me for this position – as I have it in me to prove to be an asset to your organization. To arrange an interview, I will call you after the weekend. Should you need any additional information in the interim, I can be available at (000) 333-3333. I appreciate your time in looking through this letter.
Thank you for your consideration.