Sample Brick Mason Cover Letter

The job seeker in this brick mason cover letter talks about his experience as a mason for a major brick laying company in Houston, Texas. Notice he has built walls of brick and rough, unfinished stone for various city buildings and museums. His experience in this industry will go a long way to win him an interview. Brick mason cover letters should always include one's knowledge of what the job requires and his or her experience and training.

Arthur Antwerp
46 Nickel Blvd.
Any City, USA 99999

April 5, 2006

Mr. Mark Jacobsen
Hiring Manager
Pitney and Whalen Tile and Stone Company
452 Parkside Street
Any Town, USA 99999

Dear Mr. Jacobsen:

I was happy to see your call for brick masons for your new contract with the city of Any Town posted on JobBankUSA.com. I am new to this city but not new to the job of brick mason. I've been practicing this trade ever since I left high school ten years ago.

I am now looking for full-time employment with a company of your reputation. That's why I'm writing this cover letter today. I'd like to meet you and show you pictures of some of the jobs I've completed.

If you're open to getting together, please let me know. My cell phone is with me and on at all times. (789-567-4563) Name a date and hour that best suits you and I'll be there.


Arthur Antwerp

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