Are you facing problems in obtaining a cook job 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 – highlight your culinary skills and experiences explicitly to stand out.

Cook Cover Letter Tips

These 3 tips will help you write a good cover letter for Cook Resume:

1. Customize your relevant background in keeping with the needs of prospective employer.

2. Mention your cooking as well as communication and 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

November 7, 2016

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


Dear Ms. Murray:

As a passionate culinary professional with exceptional knife skills, I would like to be considered for a Cook position currently available at Hyatt.

Through my hands-on experiences, I developed expertise in preparing different kinds of foods 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 by 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

November 7, 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 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 successful 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 would welcome the opportunity to interview for this Cook position and discuss the results you can expect from me as a dedicated member of your culinary team. I will call you after 6 days to follow up. In the interim, if you require additional information, please do not hesitate to contact me at (000) 590-1234.

Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to hearing from you.



Emily Johnson

Enc. Resume