Sample Dietary Assistant Cover Letter

A dietary assistant cover letter lets the hiring manager know that the applicant is aware of what the job includes, such as being responsible for assisting and carrying out the medical nutrition therapy prescribed by the dietitians, including checking menus against recent diet orders before the assembling of trays begins, as well as being physically present in the kitchen at meal hours. All dietary assistant cover letters should include specific information such as this.

Marsha Brannigan
456 Lakeside Drive
Centerville, USA 34576

November 10, 2006

Mr. Barry Potter
Hiring Manager
Seaside Rehabilitation Center
17 Grover Drive
Any Town, USA 78956

Dear Mr. Potter:

I am interested in applying for the position of dietary assistant which you posted on JobBankUSA.com. I have worked in the dietary departments of two hospitals over the past ten years and now wish to join the dietary staff at Seaside. I like this work and have been commended for my commitment to the patients and my communication skills with co-workers, including dieticians, doctors, and other dietary assistants.

Would you like to meet to talk over the job you are offering and to see if I meet your requirements? If so, please call me on my cell phone: 456-777-8989 to set up a date and time that works for you. I appreciate your reading my cover letter.


Marsha Brannigan

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