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• Be as specific as possible: The recruiter has too many cover letters and resumes to go through and the sooner you come to the point, the better.
• Highlight selected features from your resume but in a more personalized and job relevant manner, do not rehash your resume.
• Begin and end strong; instill confidence in your writing and establish your interest and enthusiasm for the prospect.
58 Havana Blvd • Seattle, WA 45002 • (003) 666-7777 • louis @: email . com
December 15, 2014
Mr. Jason Clark
99 Industrial Ave
Seattle, WA 45002
Dear Mr. Clark:
Seeing your vacancy announcement for an HSE engineer, I made writing this letter my first priority. My 5+ years of experience in Health and Safety profession seem a good match to your needs. I am interested in this position not only because my candidacy fits well, but also because KY Technologies is one of the key leading brands being a part of which will provide me with a platform to deliver more and utilize my expertise and HSE knowledge productively.
My diverse experience with multinational firms has aided me in developing effective HSE protocol implementation skills along with deep-rooted knowledge regarding various hazard mitigation strategies.
Risk identification, proposal analysis, employee education, HSE management collaboration, implementation of health, safety and environment policies and site management consultation are only few of the areas I excel in. Being a pioneer in implementing SCBA equipment at my previous workplace and having designed and conducted comprehensive safety education programs for 50+ employees to my credit, my services as an HSE engineer have always been commendable.
I strongly believe that my practical knowledge of fundamental HSE principles coupled with proven technical expertise in risk free project development, onsite monitoring and HSE policy recommendations will work wonders at KY Technologies in the role of an HSE engineer.
An extensive listing of my core competencies, skills and achievements are featured in my detailed enclosed resume for your review. I would gladly welcome the chance to meet with your selection team and have an in-depth interview with them regarding the role and my suitability for the same. I look forward to an email or phone call form you soon.
Thank you for your time and consideration.