Sample Petroleum Technician Cover Letter

In this petroleum technician cover letter, the job seeker focuses on his experience measuring and recording physical and geologic conditions in oil or gas wells, using advanced instruments lowered into the wells. This background will work in his favor for winning an interview. All petroleum technician cover letters that include this important information will yield a good position for the applicants.

Earnest Fisher
19 Starlight Lane
Cityville, USA 56734

November 23, 2006

Mr. Jerrold Armando
Hiring Manager
West Coast Petroleum Company
789 Court Blvd.
Carterville, USA 99999

Dear Ms. Armando:

Thank you for posting the opening for a petroleum technician on JobBankUSA.com. This is a position I feel equipped to fill since I have experience and training in the petroleum industry. I have worked with other petroleum technicians measuring and recording physical and geologic conditions in oil and gas wells, using advanced instruments to analyze the mud extracted.

The purpose of my cover letter is to apply for the job and to let you know I can begin work immediately. I'd like to be the one you select to fill this opening. Could I schedule a meeting with you to go over my resume?

I'll be happy to come to your office any weekday morning before noon. Please call me on my cell phone: 345-980-9087 so we can arrange a date and time that fits your calendar.


Earnest Fisher

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