A rigger’s responsibility is to operate equipment that moves large articles such as metal and steel plates, steel rods and wooden objects.

A candidate applying for a job as a rigger will need to ensure that his cover letter possesses the skills that are necessary to attach hooks and cables and other equipment that are needed in order to perform this job effectively.


Related: Rigger Job Description


Rigger Cover Letter Sample


54 Ames Street
Fall River, MA 4443

January 28, 2016

Mr. Steve Martin
MBS Inc.
1 Reney Street
Fall River, MA 33332


Dear Mr. Martin:

With 4+ years experience in performing rigging duties, and extensive knowledge of rigging equipment and their capacities, I am the just right candidate for the position of a Rigger at MBS Inc. I am positive that I can provide your organization with the expertise that it needs from a person on this position.

As noted on my resume, I am highly skilled in inspecting all applicable rigging, planning for lifts using weight of the load, and able to estimate lifting capacity of equipment. Moreover, I possess advanced transportation knowledge with regards to moving equipment and materials from one point to another; able to attach load by means of slings, chains, cables, hooks, shackles, and other interconnected tools. I also hold a current NCCR certification.

I am very excited at the prospect of working with your team at MBS Inc. and would like to discuss this in person. I will call your office after one week to arrange an interview at the time of your convinience. In the meantime, I will be available at (383) 321-3333. Thank you in advance for considering me for this exciting opportunity of rigger at MBS Inc.


Truly yours,

Ashton Mill

Enc. Resume