Sample Cost Engineer Cover Letter

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April Sumrall
673 White River Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84106

Jan 25, 2013

Ms. Stella Honore
Bartech Group
2606 Strother Street
Kennedy, AL 35574

Dear Ms. Honore,

I am applying for the Cost Engineer position with Bartech Group and I am confident that my education, experience and skills qualify me for this job.

I have included my resume with a complete look at my credentials but here is a brief look at what I have to offer your company if hired. I have a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and five years of experience working in this industry as a cost estimator. In addition, I recently received the Certified Cost Estimator/Analyst certification.

My experience includes reading blueprints and doing extensive computer work involving the use of software programs specifically designed for this profession. I have outstanding research abilities and the critical thinking skills needed to determine the amount of time, materials, labor and equipment needed to produce a particular item.

I have the experience and training to determine the cost of creating specific products based on the data I collect. I have the ability to communicate my findings to management in a clear and concise way. I also have excellent organizational skills and a keen eye for detail.

I possess strong analytical skills with the ability to make good sound decisions even when working in a stressful environment and meeting tight deadlines. I am resourceful and I use my time wisely, which gives me the ability to work on multi-projects at once. I also have great interpersonal skills and I always have a positive, friendly attitude.

You can reach me for an interview by calling (111)-442-9250 and I look forward to speaking with you in person to discuss this position.


Your Signature

April Sumrall

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