123 Main Street, Stateland, ST, 99999 C: (555) 123-9876 email@example.com
September 18, 2014
RE: Enthusiastic and Hard-Working Entry Level Project Engineer
Dear Hiring Professional,
I read with interest your posting for Project Engineer – Career start 2015 on the company’s website. I possess the necessary skills and experience you are seeking and would make a valuable addition to your organization.
My resume outlines my experience and knowledge in project management, technical expertise, customer service, contractor relations, bid documentation, and scheduling.
Key elements which I possess for the success of the position include the following:
- Supported a $90M project, managing document control, site logistics execution, bid distribution, safety assurance, and contractor relations.
- Managed multiple projects including roofing replacement, flooring installations, and small renovations to ensure on-time, under-budget completion.
- Eliminated project discrepancies, ensured contractors met protocol through drawing supervision, application/invoice processing, liaising with all personnel assigned to the project, and implementing scheduling corrective actions.
Please review my attached resume for more details on my expertise with continuous improvement, AutoCAD, daily reports, RFIs, RFPs, change orders, and construction efficiencies.
I am available at your convenience for a personal interview to discuss my qualifications and to learn more about this opportunity. Please contact with me at your earliest convenience. I look forward to hearing from you soon.
Thank you for your valued time,
Project Engineer, Suffolk Construction Candidate
Sample cover letter for Full Time position at Jacobs
To whom it may concern,
I wish to apply for the role of Graduate Civil Engineer (Job Number: EU/00000G), currently being advertised in Gradcracker.
As you will see from my enclosed CV, I have spent the last year working as an engineering assistant responsible for control different work packages such as tender comparison, control of the construction and the installation planning, optimization of construction means, technical reports and construction and installation logistics. Particularly, I worked as an assistant to site engineer involved in the construction of a new wastewater collection system and the replacement of an existing water supply network in Selva (Spain) at Vitrac Obra Publica S.L. during a four-month contract.
I am highly interested in being a Jacobs employee for many reasons. First of all, the reputation of the firm and its core values are essential to begin a great career as a civil engineer; strong relationships between partners and clients based on trust and respect, delivering quality work and value to clients and growing as a professional with Jacobs and for-profit client's business. This role is an amazing opportunity to be a multiskilled professional involved in major projects of large scale systems such as Blackfriars, Upper Forth Bridge Crossing or Mars Rove, to interact with multidisciplinary and talented people.
I also feel I possess the necessary personal and professional qualities to meet the demands of the job. I am highly motivated in this particular area of business for the changing future; sustainable water management and water strategies. And I consider myself well equipped to respond to the challenge offered by the post, developing both technical and project management skills, being a team worker, and playing an important role with the Jacobs' growth.
I would be able to start work immediately and I am available for interview at any time which might be convenient to you. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any further questions.
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