Cover Letters for Civil Construction Jobs
Candidates writing a cover letter for civil construction jobs should lay more emphasis on experience and the projects they had been part of. Sample project work can also form a great attachment to these cover letters. Applicants should give details of their skill and if possible mention all the possible job responsibilities undertaken during the previous employment.
A good practice by candidates is to do a thorough research of the job and the organization they are applying for. This would make it easy to emphasize their skills and qualifications as per the job requirement. This practice also goes a long way in getting shortlisted as the employers could relate the qualifications of the job profile that is on offer and also creates an impression of the candidate for being foresight and learned.
Job Application Cover Letter
Sarah B. Flanery,
4654 Edsel Road,
Sylmar, CA 91342,
Date: May 1, 2005.
Mr. Norma R. Ashley,
390 Longview Avenue,
Bronx, NY 10452.
Dear Mr. Ashley,
I am pleased to understand that you have a requirement for the position of a Civil Engineer in your firm. I attach herewith my resume for your kind perusal.
I am an Engineering Graduate from the University of California and have 5 years of experience working as a Civil Engineer. I possess good communication skills and I am very confident with decision making. Apart from this I have good project management and analyzing skills.
Attached are a few projects I had worked on for your reference. I would be glad to meet you in person for an interview to discuss about the job profile in detail. You may call me on the above telephone number to arrange a mutually convenient time to meet.
I thank you for your time and hope to hear from you soon.
Sarah B. Flanery.
Resume – myresume.doc
Project 1 & 2
Sample Job Cover Letter
William J. Harwell,
1687 Roguski Road,
Natchitoches, LA 71457,
Date: November 1, 2011.
Mr. George F. Williams,
4752 Goodwin Avenue,
Spokane, WA 99201.
Dear Mr. Williams,
With reference to your advertisement published in the Los Angeles Times dated October 28, 2011, for the position of a Civil Construction Officer. Attached is my resume for your perusal.
I am been working in this profile for the past 7 years and I feel that I am the most appropriate candidate for this position. I have a wide variety of experience in this category ranging from bridge repairing to building the Olympic stadium. I can explain designs and ideas to communicate the plan clearly. I have a past track record of working within the budgets and meeting deadlines in the said time frame.
Some of my job responsibilities and duties include:
- Discussing the requirements with clients and professionals such as architects, contractors and surveyors.
- Mapping, analyzing and surveying the data with latest computer software modeling.
- Making a blue print of the design with the help of computer designs.
- Verify and judge if the projects can be worked through assessing the cost, materials, labor and time.
- Identify the risk associated with the project and assess the impact of the same on the environment.
- Reporting to clients and preparing tenders.
I would like to meet you for an interview to discuss my skills in detail and how it can be used for the present job profile. I also would like to know your expectations from this position. For any queries or to set up an interview, please call me on the above telephone at your convenience.
I thank you for your time and also your consideration. Attached are a few projects I had undertaken which I would probably call my best work till date. I would appreciate if you go through it.
William J. Harwell.
Project 1 & 2.