Overview and Tips

The purpose of a cover letter for material handler position is to get your enclosed resume read and obtain interview. You should always write a customized cover letter in response to material handler job advertisements and vacancy announcements to support your resume.

When writing your letter, you should be extremely careful and put your best efforts on it. Mention your qualifications and abilities that parallel the requirements of prospective employer. Read job description cautiously and make a focus on factors that show how well you fit to the material handling position.

The following cover letter for a material handler resume is designed in a way that it caters the overall needs of the employer. You may tailor this letter as per your requirements.


Material Handler Cover Letter Sample


John Abraham
53 11th Street, # 3 C
Forest Park, OH 96687
(000) 857-9654
john @ email . com

October 26 , 2016

Mr. Arnold Doe
Hiring Specialist
The Hillman Group
922 Some Street
Forest Park, OH 96332


Dear Mr. Doe:

Through my online search for Material Handler job, I came across your need for the same at The Hillman Group. Your advertisement particularly caught my eye because I possess all necessary qualifications and skills given in the job description. As a hardworking and committed individual who has extensive experience working in different warehouse settings, specialized course in workplace safety and OSHA certification, I have the capacity to meet and exceed your expectations.

I excel in:

• Transporting raw materials to particular areas for use and returning the same to their appropriate locations
• Loading/unloading and maintaining materials and merchandise
• Performing required inventory control transactions
• Keeping warehouse and production areas neat and orderly
• Performing general housekeeping duties including sweeping, collecting trash and collecting damaged products

I have good physical stamina and be able to lift up to 70 pounds without help. I am also familiar with Microsoft Windows and Word, and have a profound ability to read, write and perform simple math calculations. My enclosed resume fully details my qualifications and skills.

I believe that I can make a positive contribution to The Hillman Group and look forward to discussing my skills and experience in detail.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



John Abraham

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