Sample Soil Scientist Cover Letter

This soil scientist cover letter focuses on the applicant's ability to study the characteristics of soil and to map types of soil, and investigate the responses of soils to known management practices in order to determine the uses of soil and the effects of alternative practices on soil productivity. All soil scientist cover letters should include the job seeker's ability, expertise, experience, and interest in the desired profession.

Malcolm Earnest
798 Mason Avenue
City Road, USA 23417

April 3, 2007

Mr. Rubin Jetson,
Hiring Manager
Capital Soil Researchers, Inc.
789 Capital Street
Any Town, USA 99999

Dear Mr. Jetson:

I saw the listing on JobBankUSA.com for employment as a soil scientist with your company. I am in the market for such a position, based on my education, training, and five years of experience with Soil Scientists, Inc. in Florida. Details regarding this previous employment are listed on my enclosed resume.

If we could meet in person, I'd be happy to share what I have accomplished and see what you have in mind for the soil scientists who work for Capital.

I'm available for an interview weekday afternoons. Please call 888-888-8888 to arrange a date and time that suits you. Thank you for considering me for the job and for reading my materials. I'm eager to hear from you.


Malcolm Earnest

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