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Sample Straw-Hat Washer Cover Letter






Notice how the applicant in this straw-hat washer cover letter mentions his experience with the specific tasks of this job--rubbing straw hats with a damp sponge to remove excess sizing. All straw-hat washer cover letters should include reference to experience as is necessary to help the applicant land the job.


Vanna Leacock
190 Tenth Avenue
Any Town, USA 99999

May 2, 2007


Mr. Vic Gleason,
Hiring Manager
Riverside Straw Hats, Inc.
678 Loras Street
Any Town, USA 99999

Dear Mr. Gleason:

I'm writing this cover letter to apply for the position of straw-hat washer listed on JobBankUSA.com this morning. Your description of the simple duties-rubbing straw hats with a damp sponge to remove excess sizing--is something I can do and I'm willing to work part-time at first, as requested in your listing.

I'd be happy to come to your office any day to talk with you in detail about what you expect from the straw-hat washers you hire.

If you are interested, please call me on my cell phone: 888-888-8888 so we can arrange an appointment that works for you. Meanwhile, thank you ahead of time for taking time to read my cover letter and go over my resume.

Sincerely,


Vanna Leacock

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