A recent survey shows that nearly a fifth of job seekers say in their surgical tech cover letter that they are “reliable”. Over 11% of them say that they are a “team player”. These won’t make you stand out as nearly everyone is saying the same thing.
What really works?
Making sure that glaring errors are not missed – these include punctuation, grammar and spellings. The rest will come flowing to you.
Here is a sample cover letter which will guide you how to write an interview-winning cover letter for surgical technologist resume.
22 8th Street
La Place, LA 13232
April 6, 2016
Mr. Eric Young
Human Resource Manager
Cedar Regional Medical Center
1938 Bert Street
La Place, LA 17364
Dear Mr. Young:
As an individual who possesses a current surgical technology certification from the National Board of Surgical Technology and hands-on experience in surgical technology, I would like to be considered for a Surgical Technologist position at Cedar Regional Medical Center.
Some areas of my talents and experience include:
• Prepared surgical rooms for procedures by performing sterilization and prepping duties
• Competently cared for patients of all assigned age groups including neonate, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric to ensure their comfort before and after surgical procedures
• Ensured cautery safety by effectively handling ground pads and cautery use during surgical procedures
I look forward to discussing the possibility of my being part of the surgical team at Cedar Regional Medical Center. Please contact me at (000) 459-6374 if you need any additional information regarding my qualifications.
Thank you for your time and consideration.